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2011-07-21 06:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced that its radiation-hardened-by-design space-grade Virtex®-5QV FPGA is available in production with greater than 1Mrad(Si) Total Ionizing Dose (TID) capabilities for supporting the broadest range of space borne missions from low-earth orbit and beyond. The Virtex-5QV device is the first of its kind reprogrammable Single-Event-Upset (SEU) hardened FPGA specifically designed to...

2011-07-13 05:00:00

TOKYO, July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx K.K., the Japanese subsidiary of the world's leading supplier of programmable logic solutions, Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), today announced that its Kintex(TM)-7 Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA) has won the "Highly Commended Prize" in The Semiconductor Industry News' 2011 Semiconductor of the Year awards. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20020822/XLNXLOGO) The world's first shipping FPGA built on 28nm process technology was...

2011-05-10 07:00:00

LAS VEGAS, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Interop -- Tabula and Algo-Logic Systems announce the TSE100x1 packet search engine device. The hardware-accelerated logic chip performs high-speed packet route lookup functions for both IPv4 and IPv6, and enables multi-field packet classification to improve security, QoS, and latency for data centers and other high-performance wired and wireless network switch systems. The TSE100x1 provides a variety of interfaces including a standard DDR parallel...

2011-04-27 16:15:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced it will showcase its embedded technologies and programmable logic solutions at the 2011 Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley. Altera's participation includes sponsored technical sessions, in-booth demonstrations and conference paper presentations. Embedded designers will see how they can achieve a powerful competitive edge by leveraging Altera's embedded portfolio, including...

2011-04-18 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced it set an industry milestone in semiconductor technology by delivering the most transistors ever packed onto an integrated circuit. Altera's 28-nm Stratix® V FPGAs are the semiconductor industry's first devices to feature 3.9 billion transistors. This level of functionality delivers unparalleled performance to system designers. (Logo:...

2011-03-30 14:43:17

Simplifying cyborg circuitry using human blood Could electronic components made from human blood be the key to creating cyborg interfaces? Circuitry that links human tissues and nerve cells directly to an electronic device, such as a robotic limb or artificial eye might one day be possible thanks to the development of biological components. Writing in the International Journal of Medical Engineering and Informatics, a team in India describes how a "memristor" can be made using human blood....

2011-03-28 08:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NEWS HIGHLIGHTS Tabula announces completion of 40nm family roll-out with the recent introduction of Stylus, the first software suite in the PLD industry made available in a cloud computing environment. Initially targeting the communications infrastructure, customers include Cisco Systems and several other Tier 1 OEMs. MOS Logic represents the fastest growing sector and greatest market opportunity in the semiconductor industry. From...

2011-03-18 18:37:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (Nasdaq: XLNX) today announced the beginning of the 7 series FPGA rollout with shipment of the first Kintex(TM)-7 K325T Field Programmable Gate Array (FPGA), marking the industry's fastest product rollout of next generation programmable logic devices built with 28nm technology. Kintex-7 FPGAs are built to provide optimal price performance at the lowest power to meet requirements for key applications. At the same time, the...

2011-03-03 13:00:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NuPGA Corporation has changed its name to MonolithIC 3D(TM) Inc. The company incorporated in 2009 with the mission to develop better Programmable Logic technology with density, speed, and power approaching ASICs. As it developed an improved FPGA technology, the NuPGA team discovered a path for practical monolithic 3D ICs. Recognizing that this breakthrough and its many related innovations, represents a paradigm shift for the entire...

2011-02-22 08:35:01

Major step for reducing power consumption in ITC instruments Tokyo, Feb 22, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) announced today the successful demonstration of a low power programmable cell array(1) using a rewritable and nonvolatile solid-electrolyte switch, "NanoBridge(R),"(2) integrated into a 90nm CMOS.NanoBridge is the resistive switch where resistance changes between ON and OFF states when a nanometer scale Cu bridge is precipitated or...


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