News – 2007.01.17 – Early Edition

  • Acrosser Introduces Intel Core 2 Duo AR-B1892 Mini-ITX SBC
    Acrosser Technology, Co., LTD announces the release of AR-B1892, the single board computer designed for Gaming and Embedded applications. In general, it is for applications that typically requires reliable and powerful computing, superior graphical performance, multiple I/O configurations and most importantly a long product life support. The AR-B1892 is powered by the latest Intel Core 2 Duo, Core Duo as well as Celeron M processors. Integrated with the Trustee Platform Module (TPM), it also provides excellent software security.
  • IEC Selects OneSpin 360 Module Verifier as Finalist for Award
    OneSpin Solutions GmbH, an electronic design automation (EDA) company that provides breakthrough formal verification solutions, announced that its flagship OneSpin 360(TM) Module Verifier (360MV) product has been chosen by the International Engineering Consortium (IEC) as a finalist in its third annual DesignVision Awards program.
  • Elma Creates VPX Portable Tower Chassis
    Elma Electronic Inc., a global manufacturer of electronic packaging products has announced a VPX Portable Tower. The chassis features a mesh backplane compliant to the latest VITA 46 specifications.
  • NXP Semiconductors, TSMC Expand Research, Manufacturing Partnership
    NXP, the independent semiconductor company founded by Philips, and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSMC) announced they will strengthen their cooperation to include advanced R&D in CMOS process technologies as well as manufacturing partnership.
  • Oki Adopts Synopsys DFT MAX Scan Compression Automation Solution
    Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in semiconductor design software, announced that Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd. (Oki) has adopted the Synopsys DFT MAX scan compression automation solution to enable higher test quality for its digital designs. DFT MAX implements compression on-chip that results in significantly less data required for each test pattern. Using DFT MAX, Oki was able to apply comprehensive at-speed testing in addition to its regular tests to improve the quality of volume testing without having to increase the memory capacity of its testers.
  • Faraday Cuts Simulation Time with Magma FineSim SPICE Circuit Simulator
    Magma(R) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq: LAVA), a provider of semiconductor design software, announced that Faraday Technology Corporation (TAIEX: 3035), a leading ASIC and silicon IP provider, has selected Magma’s FineSim SPICE circuit simulator as the simulator of choice for its high-performance designs after it displayed better accuracy and faster runtime than a number of popular commercial circuit simulation products – cutting simulation time to less than 24 hours on designs that required 26 days to simulate with a widely used competitive simulator.
  • Nexcom Rolls Out Embedded CPU Board with Intel Core 2 Duo Processor
    NEXCOM UK a leading provider of industrial computer Solutions, has introduced what is believed to be the world’s first 5.25″ Industrial Embedded CPU Board to utilize the Intel(R) Core(TM) 2 Duo processor.
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  • WinSystems Wins Product of the Year Award for LBC-GX500 SBC
    WinSystems, Inc. announced that their LBC-GX500 single board computer (SBC) was honored as Electronic Products Magazine’s 2006 Product of the Year. The editors of Electronic Products selected the LBC-GX500, along with a handful of other products, from the thousands launched in 2006 based on its innovative design and features, significant advancement in a technology or its application, and substantial achievement in price/performance. The Product of the Year recognition is among the most prestigious awards in the electronics industry.