EDA News – 2008.03.28

Wicht Technologie Consulting Updates MEMS Oscillator Report
After a few false starts, MEMS-based oscillators are finally beginning to leave the shelves in series. Already last year, close to 3 million MEMS oscillators shipped to end customers, says Munich-based technology analysts WTC – Wicht Technologie Consulting.

Tensilica CEO to Discuss Energy Breakthroughs in Chip Design
Chris Rowen, Tensilica CEO, will present “Energy Breakthrough in Chip Design: Big Challenges, Bigger Rewards” at the Globalpress Electronics Summit, on Monday, March 31, in San Francisco. The presentation will highlight the ability to reduce energy consumption by combining multi-core design with optimized processors.

RoboBusiness Conference Features State of the Art Robots, Robotics
Robotics Trends and EH Publishing announced the onsite activities and promotions of several exhibiting companies for upcoming RoboBusiness Conference & Exposition, taking place April 8-9, 2008 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, PA.

Proven Software Solutions Rolls Out Element Control Software Platform
Proven Software Solutions Ltd, the electronics industry’s first independent broker for embedded software, has launched the Element Control Software Platform (ECSP), proven and tested C++ object-oriented IP that provides an application framework for managing tasks.