News 2008.07.01 Late Edition

DSPCon Unveils BroadFlex-3800 ELINT, COMINT Wideband Data Recorders
In response to customer demands for a small yet powerful, flight-capable data acquisition system with large storage capacities, DSPCon, Inc. has launched the BroadFlex-3800[TM] series of ELINT and COMINT data recorders.

Texas Instruments Debuts AFE5804 Analog Front End for Ultrasound
Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) introduced a new fully integrated analog front end (AFE) for portable ultrasound equipment. The second device in TI’s AFE58xx family for the medical ultrasound market, the AFE5804 is specifically designed for ultrasound systems that require low power and small size. The eight-channel AFE consumes more than 30 percent less power than the closest competitive device, which will help proliferate portable systems with longer battery life and better image quality.

Agilent Creates Link Test Solution for OBSAI Standard Interconnects
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) announced a complete link test solution for Open Base Station Architecture Initiative (OBSAI) interconnects, supporting Reference Point 3, RP3-01, Reference Point 1, and Ethernet Interfaces used between the BaseBand subsystem and Radiohead subsystems within a base station architecture. This is the most reliable link test solution for OBSAI interconnects. It accelerates hardware and software debug, and reduces interoperability testing time, enabling earlier availability of OBSAI-based systems in the market.

MIPS Technologies Sponsors Microchip PIC32 Design Challenge
MIPS Technologies, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MIPS) announced its participation and support for Microchip Technology’s (Nasdaq: MCHP) PIC32 Design Challenge. Microchip’s 32-bit PIC32 microcontroller (MCU) family is powered by the MIPS32® M4K® processor core and leverages MIPS’ IP cores for Full Speed USB 2.0 On-the-Go (OTG) functionality.

ITOX Launches G5G100-L10C Mini-ITX Mobile Motherboard
ITOX launched the G5G100-L10C Mini-ITX motherboard utilizing the Mobile Intel® 910GMLE Express chipset with Intel® ICH6M I/O controller hub. It comes equipped with a 1GHz Intel® Celeron® M Ultra Low Voltage 373 processor with 512K cache, 400MHz front-side bus, and integrated passive heatsink cooler. The low-cost G5G100-L10C embedded motherboard consumes less than 17 watts, making it ideal for any application with thermal or power restrictions.