IAR Systems first to support Atmel 32-bit AVR UC3C devices
IAR Systems today announced the availability of software development tools for Atmel's 32-bit AVR UC3C family of microcontrollers that feature an extended instruction set capable of hardware-accelerated floating point arithmetic. IAR Embedded Workbench is currently the only tool suite offering compiler support for the FPU on UC3C devices. Developers using devices in the UC3C series will benefit from the integrated floating-point compiler support ...
mimoOn announces LTE PHY and software stack for TI C66x DSPs
mimoOn today announced availability of mimoOn's LTE PHY and stack software for macro and small cell basestations for Texas Instruments Incorporated new C66x digital signal processors. mimoOn's Layer 1 SW has been integrated onto TI's C66x-based, flexible, scaleable processor targeting LTE wireless infrastructure. mimoOn's LTE software is a fully featured implementation meeting the latest version of the 3GPP standard. Written in ANSI-C language,...
Renesas Electronics Launches the SH7239 MCU for DSP Applications
Renesas Electronics has launched a new microcontroller in its SuperHTM range. The SH7239 device is an MCU designed for digital signal processing applications, such as servo controls, drives, solar panel inverters and general-purpose motor control.
Antenova Adds Ultra-small Indica 2.4GHz MDA Ceramic Chip Antenna to gigaNOVA Range of Standard Antennas
Antenova Ltd announced the addition of Indica 2.4GHz MDA ceramic chip antenna - the smallest in the gigaNOVA range of standard antennas. Designed for ease of integration into wireless devices, ultra-small Indica 2.4GHz antenna is ideally suited for a wide range of embedded applications where space is limited and particularly in the proximity of metal objects, such as Electronic Shelf Labels (ESL).
Updated Lattice Diamond Fpga Design Software Supports New MachXO2 PLD Family
Lattice Semiconductor Corporation today announced Version 1.1 of its Lattice Diamond FPGA design software, the flagship design environment for Lattice FPGA products. This important update includes support for the new MachXO2™ PLD family, completion of support for the LatticeECP3™ FPGA family, and the initial release of Lattice’s own synthesis engine with support for the MachXO™ and MachXO2 product families.
AWR Launches Hebrew Microsite and Schedules Seminar in Tel Aviv to Support Growing Israel Market
AWR Corp, the innovation leader in high-frequency EDA, announced today that it has launched a Hebrew microsite on its corporate website to help RF/microwave engineers in Israel find company- and product-related information pertinent to AWR. The microsite also contains technical papers, white papers and industry news, events and resources in general as well as contact details for AWR’s local sales support provider RDT Equipment and Systems L...
ISIS IP chooses EnSilica’s eSi-RISC as the MCU for its 2nd generation DAB baseband solution
EnSilica, a leading independent provider of front-end IC design services, has announced that ISIS IP, a Chinese fabless semiconductor company focusing on DAB/DAB+/DMB baseband solutions, has chosen the eSi-RISC family of soft processor cores as the MCU for its 2nd generation DAB baseband solution.
Channel Oriented PLC design with EPLAN Electric P8 New Version
EPLAN launched the new version of EPLAN Electric P8 2.0 in August 2010. Extended CAD functions in the area of free graphics now guarantee clear production specifications. Trimming and chamfering as well as perpendicular and tangential design are only some of the functions that support detailed representations for mechanical production. To place graphical objects XY coordinates can now be directly entered in EPLAN Electric P8. This lets you quickl...
Bytec Group launches Embedded Division Providing a Turn-key Solution to Product Development, Design and Manufacture
Bytec Group Limited and its vertical subsidiaries, including Bytec Medical, Bytec Systems and RAFI GB have formed a new division; Bytec Embedded, to provide industry-leading turn-key services to the embedded marketplace.
University of Texas at Austin Adds Plasma-Therm VERSALINE DSE Tool to Research Facility
The Microelectronics Research Center (MRC), ofthe University of Texas at Austin (UT at Austin) hasrecently increased its facility capabilities by installinga Plasma-Therm VERSALINE® DSE™system.The addition of leading deep silicon etch technology enables process advances in MRC’s micro, nano and opto-electronics research.