EDA News – 2008.05.16

ABI Research Publishes Machine-to-Machine Market Forecasts
Markets for cellular machine-to-machine (M2M) communication modules – the radio units providing wireless connectivity to a range of devices that communicate without human intervention – are expected to show strong growth in the coming years. According to new market data from ABI Research, shipments will total nearly 80 million modules in 2013.

Carbon Design Systems Announces Automatic Model Generation Webinar
Carbon Design Systems[TM] will present the popular 45-minute webinar on automatic model generation with Carbon Model Studio for the CoWare® Platform Architect design environment. Participants will learn how to automatically generate accurate models for CoWare Platform Architect from hardware description language (HDL) code, accelerate the execution of the virtual platform and concurrently debug real software with real hardware. The webinar is useful for software developers, hardware architects and firmware designers.

Infiniscale Expands to Germany, Austria, Spain, Portugal
Infiniscale SA announced the extension of its sales representation to cover Germany, Austria, Spain and Portugal. The move is part of the company’s worldwide expansion strategy, and strengthens Infiniscale’s sales presence in Europe, a key region for analog and mixed-signals markets.

GlobalEdge Expands in Europe with SDC Systems
GlobalEdge Software Ltd. announced its partnership with SDC Systems Limited. The alliance will make available to the Communication and Consumer Electronics companies in Europe, a wide range of OEM Ready Software solutions, IP Components and embedded engineering services. GlobalEdge, together with SDC Systems, will provide a significant time-to-market advantage to Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) with its reliable software products and a range of highly flexible, custom-built services. Leveraging on GlobalEdge’s extensive experience in the embedded domain and SDC System’s technical and sales support, customers will be able to develop feature rich and cost effective offerings.