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Alliance Memory Expands Automotive Grade DRAM Portfolio

November 25, 2016

SAN CARLOS, Calif. - Nov. 23, 2016 - Alliance Memory today announced that its synchronous DRAM (SDRAM) portfolio now features a wide variety of components that provide an automotive temperature range of -40° to +105 °C and are fabricated and assembled to automotive quality standards.

Alliance Memory offers a complete lineup of high-speed CMOS SDRAMs, including double data rate (DDR),... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Robert Miller Congratulates Future Electronics Team for Addition of Broadcom Wireless IoT Products

November 18, 2016

Pointe Claire, Quebec November 15, 2016 - Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced the addition of Broadcom IoT products to its portfolio, following the recent acquisition of Broadcom by Cypress Semiconductor Corp.

With this acquisition, Cypress became the leading Internet of Things supplier and positions them as the only company with... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

MSP430 FRAM microcontroller writes without pre-erase or buffering.

November 9, 2016

Available in two modes MSP430FR5994 and MSP430FR2111, MSP430 FRAM Microcontrollers offer 256KB FRAM with MSP430FR5994 and unified FRAM memory in small 3x3 mm QFN package with MSP430FR2111. Integrating 10-bit analog-to-digital converter, EEPROM functionality, comparator, real-time clock, enhanced timers, internal oscillator with 16-bit MCU in MSP430FR2111, unit provides ferroelectric RAM and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cypress HyperFlash and HyperRAM memory solution offers Nor flash memory.

November 9, 2016

Including 3V, 512-Mbit HyperFlash and 64-Mbit HyperRAM, Cypress HyperFlash and HyperRAM memory solution offers -40°C to +85°C and -40°C to +105°C temperature operating range. With 8-pin address/data bus, solution’s Interface provides two differential clock signals, one chip select and read data strobe. Reading/writing bandwidth at 33Mbps, HyperRAM is available in 6 mm x 8 mm 24-ball BGA... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Mentor Graphics, Northwest Logic, and Krivi Semiconductor Announce Availability of Complete DDR4 SDRAM IP Design and Verification Solution

October 7, 2016

WILSONVILLE, Ore. - Mentor Graphics® Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT), Northwest Logic and Krivi Semiconductor today announced the availability of a complete DDR4 SDRAM IP design and verification solution that enables ASIC and FPGA design teams to quickly design and verify DDR4 memory subsystems in the Mentor Graphics IP Partnership Program.  Together, Mentor Graphics, Northwest Logic, and Krivi... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Speed SDR SDRAMs extend battery life in mobile devices.

October 7, 2016

Offered in 8 x 9 mm 54-ball and 8 x 13 mm 90-ball FPBGA packages, Models AS4C32M16MS and AS4C16M32MS are internally configured as 4 banks x 8 Mbit x 16 and 4 banks x 4 Mbit x 32, respectively. Devices offer clock rates up to 166 MHz, power consumption of 1.8 V, and programmable read/write burst lengths of 1, 2, 4, or 8. Auto temperature-compensated self-fresh minimizes power consumption at low... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Cache Controller IP Core augments 32-bit processors.

September 26, 2016

Supporting 4-way associative cache memory, CACHE-CTRL enables addition of single or multilevel cache memory to systems using cache-less 32-bit processors such as BA20 PipeLineZero™ or ARM® Cortex®-M0 processors. Controller uses standard AMBA® AHB processor and memory interfaces, and supports clock gating. When configured with 8 words per line and 256 lines per set (1024 lines in... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers

NVMe Controllers target enteprise and data center markets.

August 10, 2016

With 8-channel NVMe2108 and 4-channel NVMe2104, enterprises and data centers can realize power-effective, high-capacity SSDs. Flashtec PCIe NVMe controllers feature capacities greater than 7 TB, DDR4 interface supporting 8 GB and higher, dual-port, SRIS, and end-end data protection. Advanced ECC enables support of current and future generations of Toggle and ONFI NAND, while programmable... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices

SSD Controllers support standard NVMe host interface.

August 8, 2016

Providing up to 20 TB flash capacity using 256 Gb flash, Flashtec NVMe2032 and NVMe2016 enable enterprises and data centers to realize high performance solid state drives utilizing NAND technologies. Controllers integrate DDR4 DRAM, alleviating bottlenecks and maximizing throughput. Devices are optimized for 4 KB random read/write operations, performing all flash management operations on-chip. In... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Four Gigabit DDR4 DRAM supports long-term requirements.

July 29, 2016

Organized as 256 Mb x 16, IS43QR16256A and automotive-grade IS46QR16256A come in 96-ball BGA package and operate at 1.2 V with speeds of 2,400, 2,100, 1,866, and 1,600. Power, bandwidth, performance, and reliability address networking, automotive, and industrial system needs. Along with bidirectional differential data strobe, features include data masking per byte on write commands, per DRAM... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

CMOS DDR3L SDRAM features 8 Gb density.

July 15, 2016

Housed in 78-ball, 9 x 13.2 mm, lead-free FBGA package, Model AS4C1G8MD3L is internally configured as 8 banks of 1G x 8 bits. Double data rate architecture enables fast transfer rates up to 1,600 Mbps/pin and clock rates of 800 MHz. Operating from single +1.35 V power supply, monolithic device is available with extended commercial temperature range of 0–95°C. Product offers fully synchronous... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Self-refresh DRAM serves as expanded scratchpad memory.

July 8, 2016

Based on low-pin-count HyperBus™ interface, 64 Mb HyperRAM™ serves as expanded scratchpad memory for rendering of high-resolution graphics or calculations of data-intensive firmware algorithms in automotive, industrial, and consumer applications. Device operates with read/write bandwidth up to 333 MBps and is available in 3 V and 1.8 V supply voltages. When paired with HyperFlash™ NOR Flash... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

High-Speed CMOS SDRAMs come in 86-pin TSOP II package.

June 27, 2016

Internally configured as 4 banks of 8M word x 32 bits, 256 M Models AS4C8M32S-6TIN and AS4C8M32S-7TCN feature clock rates to 166 MHz and 143 MHz, and industrial and commercial temperatures ranges of -40 to +85°C and 0–70°C, respectively. Lead-free SDRAMs offer synchronous interface and operate from single +3.3 V (±0.3 V) power supply. Devices provide programmable read or write burst... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Alliance Memory Selling Discontinued Micron Semiconductor Lead (Pb)-Bearing DDR, DDR2, and SDR SDRAMs

June 15, 2016

SAN CARLOS, Calif. — Alliance Memory today announced that the company is selling Micron Semiconductor lead (Pb)-bearing double data rate (DDR), double data rate 2 (DDR2), and single data rate (SDR) devices that Micron discontinued with Micron PCN #31396 (last time buy: April 15, 2015; last time ship: Nov. 30, 2015). "We've had great success providing continued support for Micron's... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

1Gb DDR3 DRAM with Error Correcting Code (ECC)

June 8, 2016

Built-in ECC feature prevents data bit errors MILPITAS, Calif. - Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSI), a leader in advanced memory solutions, today announced it has begun sampling production units of its new 1-gigabit (1Gbit) DDR3 DRAMs with ECC. The new product has an embedded Error Correcting Code (ECC), which detects and corrects bit errors on-the-fly. It requires no monitoring,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

UHS-II Compatible Memory Cards enhance speed and capacity.

June 2, 2016

Equipped with UHS-II connectors, UHS Speed Class 3 and 10, EP PRO-II SDXC and microSDXC cards increase transfer speeds as well as storage capacity. Read speeds reach 280 MBps, and write speeds reach 100 MBps. Available in capacities to 64–512 GB (EP PRO-II SDXC full card) and 32–128 GB i(EP PRO-II microSDXC card), products comply with UHS-II, U3 Speed Class requirements and are capable... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Low-Power 8M CMOS SRAM operates from 2.7-3.6 V supply.

May 31, 2016

With 55 ns access time, typical operating current of 30 mA, and standby current of 1.5 µA, AS6C8016-55TIN provides reliability and power savings for low-power portable electronics. This RoHS-compliant 8M IC (512K x 16 bit), supplied in 48-pin, 12 x 20 mm TSOP-I package and suited for battery backup non-volatile memory, offers fully static operation and tri-state output. Operating range is... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Cadence Announces DDR4 and LPDDR4 IP Achieve 3200 Mbps on TSMC 16nm FinFET Plus Process

March 17, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced its DDR4 and LPDDR4 IP products for TSMC's 16nm FinFET Plus (16FF+) process have completed TSMC9000 Silicon Assessment. The Cadence® Denali® DDR controller IP, and both the Denali DDR4 and LPDDR4 PHY IP, have demonstrated operating speeds of up to 3200 Mbps, and each are in production with several customers.... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Axcelis Announces Shipment of Follow-On Multi System Order for 'Purion H' From Leading DRAM Chipmaker

February 25, 2016

Systems Will Support Volume 20nm DRAM Device Production Ramp BEVERLY, Mass. - Axcelis Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACLS), a leading supplier of innovative, high-productivity solutions for the semiconductor industry, announced today that it has shipped a follow-on, multi system Purion H™ order to an existing volume production customer, one of the world's leading manufacturers of DRAM devices... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

FRAM and nvSRAM protect critical data during power failure.

January 25, 2016

Ferroelectric-RAM (F-RAM™), energy-efficient NVRAM (nonvolatile random access memory) technology, offers 100 trillion write cycle endurance. Ferroelectric material resists data corruption caused by radiation or magnetic field exposure. Providing data retention without additional batteries, nonvolatile static RAM (nvSRAM) offers access times as low as 20 nsec and unlimited endurance and uses... Read More