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Cadence Design Systems Introduces 28nm Data Convertor IP

Cadence 28nm Data Convertor IP family

Cadence Design Systems announced a suite of ultra-fast, low-power analog intellectual property (IP) products. The new data converter family includes 7-bit 3GSPS dual ADC and DAC, 11-bit 1.5GSPS dual ADC, and 12-bit 2GSPS dual DAC. The converters are ideal for designers working with emerging high-speed protocols such as WiGig (802.11ad), which runs on a 60 GHz spectrum with potential data throughput up to 7Gbps, as well as LTE and LTE Advanced. The Cadence 28nm Data Convertor IP family is available now.

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Design Automation Conference Taking Place This Week

The 50th Design Automation Conference (DAC) is taking place this week. The conference features SKY Talks, DAC Insights, Training Day and Visionary Talks from industry luminaries. The 2013 event will take place at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from June 2-6, 2013. DAC is dedicated to the electronic design, design automation, IP, embedded systems and software industries.

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Design Automation Conference Features Keynote Speakers from ARM, IBM, Intel, National Tsing Hua University

The 49th Design Automation Conference includes keynote speakers from ARM, IBM, Intel and the National Tsing Hua University. DAC 2012 will feature at least 60 technical sessions on recent developments and trends, management practices and new products, methodologies and technologies. This year’s conference will take place at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California, from June 3-7, 2012. DAC is sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), the Electronic Design Automation Consortium (EDA Consortium), and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), and is supported by ACM’s Special Interest Group on Design.

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ADI Webinar: Five Things You Don’t Know about DACs

Analog Devices is offering a webinar about digital to analog converts. The online seminar will discuss the secret to selecting the best DAC product for applications. The title of the webcast is: Five Things You Don’t Know About D/A Converters. The webinar will take place next Wednesday (December 14, 2011) at 12:00 pm EST. The ADI event is ideal for engineers who interact with or use converters for industrial, communication, medical, automotive or general-purpose applications.

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Design Automation Conference Focuses on Embedded Systems and Software

One-third of this year’s Design Automation Conference will focus on embedded systems and software. DAC 2011 will feature a dedicated Embedded System and Software (ESS) Executive Day, embedded theater teardowns and presentations, a zone for ESS vendors on the exhibit floor, panels, special sessions, User Track presentations, keynotes, tutorials, and workshops. The 48th Design Automation Conference will take place at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California, from June 5-10, 2011.

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Analog Devices Digital to Analog Converters Webinar

Analog Devices will host a webinar on the fundamentals digital to analog converter (DAC). The 60-minute webcast will take place on May 11, 2011, at 12:00 pm ET. The title of the online seminar is: Fundamentals of Designing with Semiconductors for Signal Processing Applications: Digital to Analog Converters. The ADI webinar is the second part of a three-part tutorial series.

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Design Automation Conference 2011 Issues Call for Contributions

The Design Automation Conference (DAC) is nine months away, but the first submission deadline is October 19, 2010. This includes User Track submissions, Wild and Crazy ideas (WACI) submissions, Special Session, Panel and Tutorial proposals and co-located events. DAC 2011 is seeking submissions that deal with tools, algorithms, EDA tool usage and design technologies for all aspects of electronic circuit, system, embedded design, embedded systems, and embedded software. The 48th DAC will be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California, from June 5-10, 2011.

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Choosing Advanced Verification Methods DAC Workshop

At DAC 2010, ECSI (Electronic Chips & Systems design Initiative) is offering a workshop titled, Choosing Advanced Verification Methods. The workshop will present a survey of recent verification solution advances and will bring insight into the effects these technologies are having on leading edge design projects. Measurable impact on quality, time-to-market, schedule, efficiency, and actual ROI will be analyzed. Participants will be able to hear from real engineers about their verification problems and their experiences in the deployment of these technologies.

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Design Automation Conference – Embedded SOC Enablement Day

The 47th Design Automation Conference (DAC) will include three sessions focused on embedded processor-based systems-on-chip (SOCs) and their enablement on Thursday, June 17th. The Embedded/SOC Enablement Day is a day-long track of sessions dedicated to bringing industry stakeholders together in one room to shed light on where SOC design is headed. The 47th DAC will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, in Anaheim, CA, from June 13-18, 2010.

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2010 Design Automation Conference Call for Submissions

Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2010 has issued a call for contributions to the technical program. The 47th DAC will be held at the Anaheim Convention Center, in Anaheim, California from June 13-18, 2010. IC designers, application engineers, design flow developers, vendor-customer teams and students are invited to submit proposals for eight different areas of the technical program enumerated below. DAC is also accepting proposals for workshops and co-located events.

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