EDA News – 2008.03.05 Late Edition

Tektronix Creates World’s Fastest TriMode Measurement Switching Probe
Tektronix, Inc. announced the world’s fastest probe to complement the world’s fastest four-channel real-time oscilloscope. When used with the DSA72004, the P7520 enables R&D engineers to debug and validate high-speed serial data circuits up to 10Gbit/s.

Texas Instruments Launches TAS3308 Audio System on a Chip
Reinforcing its commitment to provide high-quality integrated circuits for consumer audio electronics, Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) [NYSE: TXN] announced a new addition to its line of high-performance digital audio processors.

Newark Stocks Sola/Hevi-Duty’s Latest Industrial Power Supplies
Newark, part of the global Premier Farnell Group, and a leading multi-channel, high-service electronics distributor supporting millions of engineers and purchasing professionals across the Americas, announces that it is now stocking three solutions just introduced by leading industrial power manufacturer, Sola/Hevi-Duty.

Protecode Inc Joins Eclipse Foundation
Protecode® Inc. announced that they have joined the Eclipse Foundation, a not-for-profit, open source community, whose projects are focused on building an open development platform that helps cultivate both an open source community and an ecosystem of complementary products and services.

Netronome Systems Selects Denali Software Design IP
Denali Software, Inc. announced that Netronome Systems, Inc., has selected Denali’s Databahn(tm) DDR memory controller IP, integrated DDR hard PHY, and PCI Express (PCIe) controller IP for their high-performance network processors.

Kontron Rolls Out AM5010 AdvancedMC Single Board Computer
Kontron introduced the market’s first complete single board computer on the AdvancedMC (AMC) form factor. The Kontron AM5010 represents a space-saving and cost effective solution by including CPU, graphics and hard drive on one double-width mid-size AMC.

Kontron Introduces OM6062 Industrial MicroTCA Integrated Platform
Kontron introduced the Kontron OM6062, a double-width industrial MicroTCA integrated platform that supports up to six AdvancedMC modules. This is Kontron’s latest open modular solution; ideal for applications that demand processing power, high throughput and low latency.

Kontron KT780/ATX Motherboard Features AMD Phenom Quad Core Processor
Kontron announced the KT780/ATX motherboard that offers the AMD AM2/AM2+ socket supporting AMD Phenom(TM) Quad Core processor performance and the latest AMD chipsets with high-end graphics features for full 1080p High-Definition Video in a cost-effective basic motherboard design.