Cadence Provides "WYDIWYG" Capability, Collaborates with Stratosphere Solutions
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. announced a set of new design products and capabilities for faster production of digital system-on-chip (SoC) designs. According to Mike McAweeney, vice president of DFM marketing at Cadence, these new capabilities provide "what you design is what you get" (WYDIWYG) modeling and optimization for critical manufacturing variations during the design phase. Details... more »
Intersil to acquire Planet ATE
Intersil Corp. has signed a definit
ive agreement to acquire Planet ATE Inc., a privately-held, fabless semiconductor supplier to the automated test equipment (ATE) market. Details... more »
When will the HD DVD War End?
The HD-DVD vs. Blu-ray battle has interesting parallels to the VHS/Betamax war, but the HD battle may drag out much longer. Details... more »