News – 2006.08.31

  • Mistral Unveils WinCE 5.0 BSP for TI’s OMAP5912 Starter Kit
    Helping Windows Embedded Operating System (OS) designers accelerate the development cycle for applications powered by Texas Instruments’ OMAP5912 dual-core processor, Mistral Software, a leading product realization company specializing in real-time embedded solutions, today announced the availability of their Accelerator Program Version 2.0 for TI’s OMAP5912 Starter Kit (OSK).
  • OMRON Acquires NHK Spring’s Optical Communications Components Business
    OMRON,a global leader in automation, sensing and control technologies, announced today that it has reached a preliminary agreement with NHK Spring Co., Ltd. to acquire NHK Spring’s FTTH optical coupler business. NHK Spring’s optical coupler business includes the component micro-fabrication technologies and film deposition technologies required to produce high-performance quartz optical waveguides, as well as the development, manufacture, and sale of optical coupler modules that incorporate these optical waveguides. NHK Spring is a top supplier of optical couplers in North America, with total sales of 1.3 billion yen in fiscal 2005.
  • Emerson Network Power Implements Tundra Tsi568A Serial RapidIO Switch
    Tundra Semiconductor Corporation (TSX: TUN), the leader in System Interconnect, today announced that Emerson Network Power’s (NYSE: EMR) new Embedded Computing business, formerly Artesyn Communication Products, has implemented Tundra’s industry-leading Tsi568A Serial RapidIO Switch into the Fat Pipe switch module in its new 12-slot MicroTCA development system, and is working with Tundra on a series of additional Serial RapidIO designs.
  • SAMSUNG to Showcase 4th Generation Mobile Technology
    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced its plan to demonstrate 4th Generation (4G) mobile technology at the annual Samsung 4G Forum in Jeju Island, Korea for the first time in the world. Demonstration will take place at the specially designed bus in mobile circumstances reaching 100 Mbps data transmission as well as at the display area inside forum venue to show speeds of 1Gbps of data transmission.
  • AdventNet Rolls Out SQLOne Database Search Engine
    AdventNet Inc., the leading provider of the most affordable and feature-rich software solutions for databases, networks and systems management, today announced the immediate availability of SQLOne Database Search Engine. SQLOne enables users to effortlessly search for relevant business information simultaneously across multiple databases such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and MySQL. The web-based, keyword-driven search engine empowers users to access business critical information as easily as they would search the Internet.
  • STMicroelectronics Debuts 32-Mbit Flash Memory for Automotive Applications
    STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM) today announced a new and enhanced version of its 32-Mbit Flash memory chip that is intended specifically for the automotive market. Offering high-speed memory access over a wide operating temperature range, the M58BW32F fits perfectly with automotive customers’ needs for powertrain and transmission- control modules, and for other high-performance automotive systems that use the latest generation of 32-bit microcontrollers.
  • L-3 Supports Air Force Space Telemetry, Tracking and Control Network
    L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) announced today that its Telemetry-West (L-3 Telemetry-West) division has been awarded a $9.9 million contract by the U.S. Air Force to provide the next-generation, crypto-modernization-compliant encryptor and decryptor for satellite telemetry, tracking and control (TT&C). This program will include two configurations – an embeddable solution and a standalone end cryptographic unit (ECU). L-3 Telemetry-West has partnered with L-3′s Communication Systems-East (L-3 CS-East) division for this key national security initiative.
  • Toshiba Flows with Cadence QRC Extraction for 65nm Design
    Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that Toshiba has adopted Cadence(R) QRC Extraction for its most advanced 65-nanometer design flows. Cadence QRC Extraction provides silicon-accurate parasitic extraction for next-generation process nodes, including sensitivity-based and chemical-mechanical polishing (CMP) model-based extraction.