2017-03-21 - Rick Merritt

TSMC unveils plans for 7+, 12, 22nm nodes

TSMC has clearly focused on easing migrations for designers, sometimes at the expense of advances measured in single digits.

2017-03-13 - Hitex

Universal generic platform speeds up FPGA prototyping

The Generic Tanto 3 allows user modification for rapid prototyping, integration of interfaces and for complex, yet efficient chip designs.

2017-03-01 - Julien Happich

Multi-core parallel engine powers Cadence simulator

The Xcelium Parallel Simulator speeds runtime by an average of 3X for register-transfer level design simulation.

2017-02-23 - Julien Happich

Machine vision gains FPGA-based programmability

The ZYNQ camera systems are based on a DualCore ARM with FPGA so that challenging image evaluation in real time…

2017-02-06 - ZTE

ZTE achieves deep learning benchmark via Intel FPGA

ZTE achieves a record–beyond a thousand images per second in facial recognition–known as “theoretical high accuracy” for its custom topology.

2017-02-02 - Jeff DeAngelis

Programmable logic controllers enable smart factories

Industry 4.0 is being realised around the world and enabling countries that gave up on manufacturing the ability to re-shore…

2017-01-27 - Dr. Lauro Rizzatti

Can FPGAs meet market trading requirements?

Former EVE CEO Luc Burgun explains how he crossed the bridge between hardware emulation and high-frequency trading by riding the…

2017-01-06 - Rick Merritt

Intel announces plans for 5G modem at CES

The so-called Gold Ridge baseband chip will support either 28GHz or sub-6GHz transceivers, which Intel is already sampling.

2017-01-02 - Warren Miller

Securing embedded systems’ data

Additional security layers should be provided when remote updates and bug fixes are supported by the embedded device.

2016-12-29 - Rick Merritt

2016 paves the way for future breakthroughs

With various issues still on the line, hopes raised in 2016 will carry over into the next year.