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2009-09-15 09:11:00

EAST FISHKILL, N.Y., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM Corporation (NYSE: IBM) today announced the industry's highest performance, highest throughput processor for system-on-chip (SoC) product families in the communication, storage, consumer, and aerospace and defense markets. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) LSI Corporation (NYSE: LSI) has collaborated with IBM on the development of the processor core, called the PowerPC(R) 476FP. LSI intends to...

2008-09-10 09:00:42

Market demand for gigahertz performance from embedded processors is accelerating even as consumer and regulatory requirements for "green" products featuring maximal energy efficiency grow more stringent. To help manufacturers succeed in this environment, Freescale introduces the MPC8536E PowerQUICC III processor - one of the industry's most energy-efficient gigahertz class embedded SoC devices. The advanced power and energy management features of the MPC8536E tackle next-generation...

2005-10-24 10:57:32

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- There's a new player in the lucrative market of semiconductors that power everything from cars and game consoles to medical equipment and supercomputers. P.A. Semi Inc. is set to emerge Monday after working the last two years in stealth mode, growing from a tiny team of big-name chip designers working out of a 600 square-foot office in Palo Alto to a company whose 150 employees occupy two floors in a high-rise in Santa Clara, the hometown of No. 1 chipmaker Intel Corp....

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