EDA News – 2006.08.30

  • Telecom Application Acceleration Seminars for Network Equipment Providers
    Enea, the world leader in advanced device software, today announced that it has joined forces with Avnet, Data Connection, Intel, Kontron, MontaVista Software and S3, to offer a series of one-day technical seminars to help network equipment providers accelerate their application development process. These unique seminars will showcase open architecture products and technology, and highlight system architecture (hardware and software), integration and development practices that make it easier for telecom OEMs to outsource their platform design and accelerate application software development.
  • LSI, Micronas Create ATSC Integrated Digital TV Reference Design
    LSI Logic Corporation (NYSE: LSI) and Micronas (SWX Swiss Exchange: MASN) today announced the availability of a qualified reference design that provides all of the functionality required for a high-quality, feature-rich, flat-panel integrated digital TV (IDTV). The reference design gives TV manufacturers a stable, proven platform that enables them to quickly and cost effectively get to market with a range of ATSC IDTVs.
  • DVS Digital Video Systems Presents Spycer Data Manager
    DVS will present its innovative data manager Spycer(TM) at booth 7.421. Unveiled in Las Vegas at NAB 2006, IBC visitors will also now be able to see Spycer(TM) in action. The intelligent application allows the postproduction business to handle their massive amounts of data more easily and at the same time keep control over the corresponding metadata.
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  • ZyXEL Selects TI VoIP for Next-Generation Access Devices, IP Phones
    Texas Instruments announced today that ZyXEL Communications, the world’s largest residential gateway provider, has chosen TI’s Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) products for its voice–enabled DSL access devices, VoIP gateways and IP phones. TI’s complete, integrated customer premises equipment (CPE) silicon and software solutions are optimized for solution density, and incorporate TI’s programmable digital signal processor (DSP)-based series of access communications processors and field-proven Telogy Software(TM) for VoIP. The first IP phones with TI’s chipset, V501D-T1 and V300, will be available at CeBIT 2007. Prior to that, ZyXEL will roll out its high-port density VoIP gateway, P2024.
  • RONETIX Adds NAND FLASH Programming to PEEDI JTAG Emulator and Programmer
    Ronetix today announced the availability of the new firmware of its high speed, low cost JTAG Emulator and Flash Programmer for ARM7, ARM9 and XScale based micro controllers. The new firmware adds support of direct programming NAND FLASH memory connected to an ARM or an XSCALE MCU. This unique feature enables the easy use of NAND FLASH memory as a boot device. PEEDI supports 8 and 16 bit NAND chips up to 8Gbit. There is also a bad block management, which handles the bad blocks during programming and enables PEEDI to forcibly mark blocks as bad or healthy.
  • Accent Opens New UK Sales Office in Cambridge
    Accent S.p.A., Europe’s leading provider of electronics design and realization services, has opened a UK sales office in Cambridge in the UK in order to bring the company closer to its customers from both a sales and design perspective in what is one of its most important and fastest growing markets.