Arm ethos U-55 machine learning accelerators
NXP Semiconductors have announced its lead partnership with Arm for Ethos-U55 microNPU (Neural Processing Unit), a machine learning accelerator targeted at resource-constrained industrial and IoT edge devices. As an industry-leading innovator of microcontrollers (MCUs), NXP intends to implement Ethos U-55 in its Cortex-M based microcontrollers, crossover MCUs and real-time sub-systems in applications processors.
Mezzanine card, IP cores bolster Mouser linecard
A global distribution agreement with Zipcores adds a digital signal processing (DSP) mezzanine card and a wide range of IP cores to the Mouser Electronics portfolio.
GaN-on-SiC wafer specialist sees 2019 growth
SweGaN AB, a manufacturer of custom-made GaN-on-SiC epitaxial wafers based on an epitaxial growth technology for RF and power components and devices, has announced strong results for 2019 with 300% year-on-year growth from 2018.
Travelport achieves Level 4 NDC certification from IATA
Travelport has achieved level 4 NDC certification as an aggregator from IATA. This certification confirms Travelport is able to provide full offer and order management and servicing of an NDC booking, complementing the current capabilities of voiding tickets and cancellations with new capabilities to modify and exchange tickets as well as processing refunds.
Embedded 2020 award for UI development software
At the embedded world trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany, Crank Software's embedded UI development software, Storyboard, was presented an embedded 2020 award for first place in the software category. The embedded award, presented annually by embedded world event organisers, pays tribute to especially innovative products and developments.
Proof of concept for smart navigation ADAS solution
Hitachi Automotive Systems America and TomTom (TOM2), the location technology specialist, has announced that they are collaborating on a proof of concept for the development of a new real-time hazard service for navigation and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS).
COVID-19 impact on production site in Codogno
Due to COVID-19 MTA has been forced to close its Codogno production plant from today, to a date to be defined, following Roberto Speranza’s (Italian Minister of Health) regulations reached in agreement with Attilio Fontana, President of the Lombardia Region.
Wes Brown unveiled as global ambassador for Bolt
BOLT, a blockchain-based interactive media platform, has announced that former Manchester United, Sunderland, Blackburn Rovers, Kerala Blasters and England international football player, Wes Brown will take up a Global Ambassador role.
Acquisition broadens Dialog's presence in the IIoT market
Dialog Semiconductor and Adesto Technologies have announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Dialog to acquire all outstanding shares of Adesto. Adesto accelerates Dialog’s expansion into the growing IIoT market that enables smart buildings and industrial automation (Industry 4.0), seamlessly driving cloud connectivity.
Anritsu opens web exhibition site
With MWC Barcelona 2020 cancelled to help prevent the spread of the Corona virus, Anritsu Corporation has announce that it will launch its own Anritsu Web Exhibition on February 25th, 2020. Found here, and opening at 09:00 CET/17:00 JST, the online event will demonstrate Anritsu’s communications measurement solutions.