News – 2007.02.19

TNI-Software Unveils ReqCenter for Embedded Systems Development
TNI-Software, a provider of design tools and consulting services for the development, implementation and test of software dominant embedded systems, has launched ReqCenter, the first open, standards-based platform that addresses the need for peer-to-peer requirements sharing and exchange independently of the different Requirements Management tools being used by the various companies in the embedded systems design chain.

ARC, BDTI Unveil Certified H.264 Decoder Benchmarks
ARC International (LSE:ARK) and Berkeley Design Technology, Inc. (BDTI), the semiconductor industry’s leading independent benchmarking and technology analysis company, announced the industry’s first certified H.264 decoder performance benchmark results – based upon the ARC(R) Video Subsystem. These results validate the low system clock rate and low energy consumption of the ARC Video Subsystem when decoding standard definition H.264 video. This low power is a benefit of ARC’s configurable architecture that enables the creation of highly efficient subsystems and processors.

TNI-Software Debuts Eclipse-based AUTOSAR Builder
TNI-Software, a provider of design tools and consulting services for the development, implementation and test of software dominant embedded systems, has launched AUTOSAR Builder, an Eclipse-based software development platform that provides a seamless design environment for the creation of AUTOSAR compliant automotive electronics systems and ECUs.

CoFluent Design Raises $2.6 Million in Funding
CoFluent Design, an Electronic System Level (ESL) company focused on delivering state-of-the-art software solutions for architecture exploration and performance analysis, announced that it has raised $2.6 million USD in Series A funding to expand its marketing and sales worldwide, as well as boost its research and development.