PMC-Sierra Hosts Web Seminar on Effective Microprocessor Benchmarking

4/22/2004 - PMC-Sierra, Inc. (NASDAQ:PMCS - News) will present a live webinar on "Effective Microprocessor Benchmarking" on Wednesday, April 28, 2004 at 11:00AM PT/2:00PM ET.

What to Expect
Learn how to use benchmarks. EEMBC is a benchmarking standard that is more effective in determining the best microprocessor for your embedded design. Learn how to use the data, and why it is superior to other benchmarks such as Dhrystone. Join us as we provide an example of a real-world embedded application and how to effectively choose the best microprocessor using real-world performance benchmarks.

Tom Halfill, Senior Analyst at InStat/MDR, will join PMC-Sierra as a guest speaker to provide his perspectives on effective microprocessor benchmarking

This webinar will cover the topics below:

Join in a live Q&A after.

How to Register
Register now for this complimentary webinar at . If you have difficulties registering or would like more information, email

This webinar will also be archived at for viewers unable to attend the live session.

About the Presenters
Shay Gal-On is a Senior Applications Engineer in the Microprocessor Products Division at PMC-Sierra and is responsible for benchmarking and compiler activities. Mr. Gal-On has over 10 years of experience and has worked in various design and development roles in the microprocessor industry. He also has extensive experience with compilers, optimization methods and industry benchmarks.

Tom R. Halfhill is a Senior Analyst at In-Stat/MDR. Mr. Halfhill rejoined In-Stat/MDR in 2002 after working as a technical analyst and writer for ARC Cores. Mr. Halfhill has been a journalist since 1977 and has covered technology since 1982. He was a Senior Editor at BYTE Magazine for six years, where he wrote nearly 200 articles about microprocessors, Java, thin-client computing, computer reliability, data compression, broadband communications, and many other topics.

Who Should Attend
System Architects and Designers, Engineering Managers, Board Designers, Firmware Engineers, Project Managers, Product Managers, Platform Engineers, Component Engineers

About PMC-Sierra
PMC-Sierra(TM) is a leading provider of high speed broadband communications and storage semiconductors and MIPS-based(TM) processors for Enterprise, Access, Metro Optical Transport, Storage Area Networking and Wireless network equipment. For more information, visit

PMC, PMCS, PMC-Sierra, and "Thinking You can Build On" are trademarks of PMC-Sierra, Inc.

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