News – 2008.02.01

AR Infotek Introduces Pipal 6002 Embedded System
AR Infotek had developed a new embedded system named Pipal 6002. The Pipal 6002 features a highly performance at same time very low power consuming processor, alongside with the Intel® 915GME + ICH 6M high performance chipsets.

Intel, Micron Develop Fastest NAND Flash Memory
Intel Corporation and Micron Technology Inc. (NYSE:MU) unveiled a high speed NAND flash memory technology that can greatly enhance the access and transfer of data in devices that use silicon for storage. The new technology – developed jointly by Intel and Micron and manufactured by the companies’ NAND flash joint venture, IM Flash Technologies (IMFT) – is five times faster than conventional NAND, allowing data to be transferred in a fraction of the time.

Wavecom Acquires Anyware Technologies, M2M Solutions
Wavecom S.A. (Paris:AVM) (NASDAQ:WVCM) (ISIN:FR0000073066) announced that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire Anyware Technologies, an industry leader in machine-to-machine (M2M) client-server software solutions located in Toulouse, France.

Physware Unveils PhysPack-S 3D Full-Wave Electromagnetic Solution
Physware, Inc., a provider of high-speed, 3D field solutions for the high-frequency package and board markets, introduced PhysPack-S, a fully automated, high-speed, high-capacity, three-dimensional full-wave electromagnetic (EM) analysis solution for signal integrity.

Agilent Announces 86108A Precision Waveform Analyzer
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) introduced a precision waveform analyzer designed specifically for engineers involved in design verification and validation of high-speed electrical communications systems and components. With industry-best residual jitter well below 100 femtoseconds and channel bandwidths to 35 GHz, users can be confident that they are seeing the true performance of their signals. This new plug-in module is the latest addition to the Agilent 86100C DCA-J product family.

Micron Samples 8Gb Single-level Cell High Speed NAND
Micron Technology, Inc. (NYSE:MU) announced that it is the first company to sample an 8 gigabit (Gb) single-level cell (SLC) high speed NAND product. High speed NAND enables data to be transferred in a fraction of the time compared to conventional NAND.

Agilent Debuts N5183A MXG Compact Microwave Analog Signal Generator
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) announced the availability of a compact microwave analog signal generator that delivers a low cost of ownership and is an extension to the popular Agilent MXG signal generator platform, providing frequency coverage to 20, 32 or 40 GHz. Featuring fast frequency switching speeds, high reliability and easy self-maintenance, this mid-performance signal generator provides manufacturing and R&D engineers working on broadband components and systems with the performance required to make a wide range of broadband measurements.

Breker Verification Systems to Present Coverage-Driven Verification
Adnan Hamid, founder and CEO of Breker Verification Systems (Austin, Texas), will participate in a panel and also present a paper at DesignCon 2008. Breker is a graph-based functional test case synthesis startup and is a major figure in developing coverage-driven verification technology. The company will be exhibiting at booth 925.

Agilent Infiniium Real-Time Oscilloscopes Break 1 Gpt Memory
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) announced that it broke the one-billion acquisition samples (1 Gpt) barrier for the first time in a high-performance oscilloscope. The new Agilent Infiniium 90000A Series not only offers the world’s deepest acquisition memory depth, but it also offers the world’s first hardware/software integrated triggering system, InfiniiScan Plus. The InfiniiScan Plus enables 150 picoseconds hardware-event identification and 75 picoseconds software-event identification.