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2011-10-05 17:55:38

Researchers from North Carolina State University and IBM have developed a new, experimental technique to better protect sensitive information in cloud computing — without significantly affecting the system´s overall performance. Under the cloud-computing paradigm, the computational power and storage of multiple computers is pooled, and can be shared by multiple users. Hypervisors are programs that create the virtual workspace that allows different operating systems to run in...

2011-06-09 14:49:20

Researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new technique for using multi-core chips more efficiently, significantly enhancing a computer's ability to build computer models of biological systems. The technique improved the efficiency of algorithms used to build models of biological systems more than seven-fold, creating more realistic models that can account for uncertainty and biological variation. This could impact research areas ranging from drug development to the...

2011-04-27 07:00:00

SAN JOSE and SANTA CLARA, California, April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - Strong Customer Demand Drives Release of Prism Platform Support Packages for NetLogic Microsystems' XLP(R), XLR(R) and XLS(R) Multi-Core Processor Families CriticalBlue, a pioneer in embedded multicore software analysis, exploration and verification tools, announced today the immediate availability of support for NetLogic Microsystems' industry-leading XLP(R), XLR(R), and XLS(R) multi-core processor families...

2011-04-06 12:51:00

EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., April 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Multicore Expo (www.multicore-expo.com), the premier technical conference and exhibition devoted to the multicore technologies that are transforming the embedded computing industry, today announced its conference program including several technical sessions related to standards from the Multicore Association. Co-located with UBM Electronics' ESC Silicon Valley 2011 event, the sixth annual Multicore Expo takes place May 2 - 5 at McEnery...

2011-03-21 13:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Electronics, a UBM company and the daily source of essential business and technical information for the electronics industry's decision makers, today announced that EE Times will present Multicore: Making Multicore Work for You on Thursday, March 24, 2011 from 11:00 AM EDT - 6:00 PM EDT. The virtual event is targeted to engineers, managers, designers, developers and programmers. To register to attend the virtual event, click here. (Logo:...

2011-03-09 02:00:00

AMSTERDAM and BURLINGAME, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Compaan Design BV (Compaan), a leader in technology for parallelization, compilation and HW acceleration, together with PolyCore Software, Inc. (PSI), specialists in multicore development software, today announce a relationship for collaboration in furthering solutions for multicore applications. This partnership will bring to the industry, an innovative and more comprehensive solution to the challenges inherent in multicore...

2011-03-08 07:00:00

Multicore Association is Also Providing an Example Implementation and Webinar to Help Developers Get Started EL DORADO HILLS, Calif., March 8, 2011/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Multicore Association(TM), a global non-profit organization focused on developing standards that help speed time to market for products that involve multicore implementations, has announced the availability of its Multicore Resource Management API specification (MRAPI). The MRAPI is an industry-standard API that...

2011-02-15 01:00:00

BARCELONA, Spain, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kontron unveiled today the 40GbE ATCA® packet processor blade AT8242 designed with two powerful OCTEON® II cnMIPS64 multi-core processors from Cavium Networks (Nasdaq: CAVM). This represents the third generation of Kontron products based on the OCTEON family of multi-core processors and is a clear game changer for telecom equipment manufacturers seeking the most efficient, densest, open standard 40G bladed...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'