EDA News – 2008.04.11

AXIOMTEK Rolls Out NA-811 Network Appliance Platform
AXIOMTEK introduces its new generation low power network security platform, the NA-811, which is a 1U desktop form factor with four Gigabit LAN ports (PCIe transaction bus), designed for small and home office (SOHO) applications. It supports an Intel® Pentium® M processor.

Lambda Introduces PFE500F AC-DC Full-Brick Power Module
Lambda has extended its PFE series of AC-DC full-brick power modules with the introduction of the PFE500F with additional features including active current sharing and remote on/off. The new PFE500F versions provide a convenient ac-dc board mounted solution for applications.

Ethernet Direct Debuts HMG-1628 Managed, HUG-1628 Unmanaged Switches
Ethernet Direct Corporation offers two powerful Industrial switches with high port densities, 16-port 10/100TX + 2 port Gigabit copper with SFP ports. Increased use of bandwidth has created significant demands for Gigabit Ethernet technology.

Advanced ID Asia Selects austriamicrosystems AS3990 UHF RFID IC
austriamicrosystems (SWX:AMS) in partnership with Advanced ID Asia, is pleased to announce that Advanced ID Asia has incorporated austriamicrosystems’ new AS3990 UHF RFID “Simply Gen2″ Reader Chip into their latest product, the PR110, a handheld reader which extends Advanced ID’s successful UHF RFID Reader Product Line.

PLATO SCIO Engineering Software Features Birdstep RDM Server
Birdstep Technology (OSE: BIRD) announced that PLATO AG has selected RDM Server for their next generation SCIO(tm)-Engineering – Software for risk and knowledge management. PLATO will use RDM Server to manage all key product and process data inside their SCIO-Engineering – Software for risk and knowledge management.

Cymbet to Demonstrate EnerChip at Embedded Systems Conference
Cymbet Corporation said that it will showcase permanent power solutions using its EnerChip(TM) thin-film semiconductor batteries at the Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) April 15-17, 2008, in San Jose, CA. EnerChips are designed for semiconductor, medical, sensor, RFID, communications and portable electronic devices.

Freescale to Showcase Solutions at Embedded Systems Conference
Freescale Semiconductor is showcasing an array of advanced embedded processors and platforms for the developer community at the 20th annual Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley. ESC will be held April 14-18, 2008, at the San Jose McEnery Convention Center.