News – 2007.11.26 – Late Edition

DAFCA Announces ClearBlue SVStudio Evaluation Kit
DAFCA Incorporated, the leading vendor of on-chip reconfigurable instruments and analysis tools for on-chip, at-speed silicon validation, announced the availability of the ClearBlue SVStudio Evaluation Kit, a slimmed down version of its popular post-silicon evaluation tool.

S2 Announces Verification-as-Services Solution for Embedded Development
In an era where embedded software developers draw heavily on components provided by suppliers or the open-source community or acquired as commercial libraries, the problem of integrating these components with in-house developed code continues to increase in complexity. S2 Technologies (S2), the leader in embedded software verification, announced Verification-as-Services (VaS), the first comprehensive solution for organizations developing software for real-time or embedded applications. The VaS solution enables software development teams to use their own processes while S2′s underlying quality platform creates a shared framework that can be used across all stages of the release cycle.

Frost & Sullivan Comments on Advances in Machine Vision Systems
Core technology drivers such as electronic miniaturization, advancements in camera technologies and imaging techniques as well as enhanced processing power drive the computer vision market. Vision systems assist with the achievement of manufacturing efficiencies, regulatory compliance and the avoidance of costs associated with defective products. Publishes 3D IC and TSV Report Publications, the electronics industry market research and knowledge network, announces the availability of a new report entitled “3D IC & TSV Report.” The technical issues for innovative 3D packaging at the wafer level are close to be solved. The new market research report defines 3D as the most “integrated” approach and as an enabling technology platform applicable to digital and mixed signal electronics, wireless, electro-optical, MEMS, sensors, smart imagers, displays and other devices.

TI Creates UCC28070 Power Factor Correction Control Circuit
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) introduced the industry’s first single-chip, interleaved power factor correction (PFC) control circuit for multi-kilowatt communications, server and industrial systems. The new UCC28070 two-phase, average current-mode controller allows designers to simplify power design, increase system reliability and achieve a greater than 0.9 power factor rating, which improves energy efficiency.

Agilent Introduces IO Libraries Suite 15.0
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) announced its IO Libraries Suite 15.0, which has an improved LAN-discovery interface that simplifies the finding and configuring of LXI and other LAN-capable instruments. LXI is becoming increasingly prevalent in the industry with well over 400 LXI-equipped products available from major test companies.

InfoDyne Offers RTI Middleware as Embedded Transport Option
InfoDyne Corporation, a leading provider of low-latency, high-performance market-data technology, announced that it has entered into a strategic relationship with Real-Time Innovations (RTI), The Real-Time Middleware Experts, to offer RTI’s ultra low-latency messaging middleware as an embedded transport option within InfoDyne’s TPS+Plus Market-Data Platform.

Boeing F-15E Mission Training Center Features Quantum3D Independence IG
Quantum3D®, Inc., a leading provider of Commercial, Off-the-Shelf (COTS), open-architecture, realtime visual computing solutions, announced at I/ITSEC 2007 that Quantum3D Independence® IDX 2000TI ER Image Generator Solutions, a key component of the Boeing-developed high-fidelity, dualcockpit F-15E simulators deployed at the F-15E MTCs have recently been placed into training service, concurrent with the opening of the first Boeing F-15E MTC at the U.S. Air Force 366th Fighter Wing at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The Boeing operated F-15E MTCs will provide F-15E aircrews with high-fidelity, simulator-based training without the material and personnel costs associated with training on operational aircraft.

Visage Imaging Teams with Agfa HealthCare
Visage Imaging, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY), announced a worldwide integration agreement with Agfa HealthCare, a leading provider of IT-enabled clinical workflow and diagnostic imaging solutions, based in Belgium.

Visage Imaging Announces Visualization Agreement with Siemens Medical
Visage Imaging, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY), announced an agreement with Siemens Medical Solutions to deliver advanced 3D visualization and image distribution solutions to hospitals and imaging centers worldwide.

Nexperia Cellular System Features Digital Airways’ Kaleido Mobile UI
Digital Airways announced that its Kaleido mobile user interface solution has been selected by NXP for its Nexperia cellular system solution 5210 family for 2.5G/2.75G feature phones. NXP’s Nexperia cellular system solutions 5210 series is an ARM9-based GSM/GPRS/EDGE platform which supports a wide range of multimedia and connectivity applications such as Bluetooth, USB High Speed or FM Radio. Combining everything necessary for a finished design, including extensive validation and interoperability testing, NXP’s solutions now enable handset manufacturers to deliver a customized handset to market in as little as three months.

Visage Imaging to Showcase Thin Client PACS Solutions at RSNA 2007
Visage Imaging, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mercury Computer Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY), will showcase its Visage(TM) product line for enterprise-wide image management and advanced visualization at the 93rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, November 25-30. Visage Imaging is the only company today that can offer a comprehensive and truly integrated Thin-Client PACS solution. Visage CS Thin Client/Server can be integrated tightly with an existing image archiving system, and provides efficient server-based 2D, 3D, and 4D viewing, post-processing, and image distribution, thus optimizing the entire diagnostic workflow. Visage(TM) PACS is targeted at healthcare enterprises in need of a comprehensive PACS solution that offers scalable and reliable web-based image management and archiving, as well as the seamless integration of the Visage CS Thin Client/Server.