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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

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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 ambient temperatures, while partial-array self-refresh reduces power by only refreshing critical data. Read More

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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 total), controller synthesizes to about 9,000 equivalent NAND2 gates. Read More

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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 architecture enables SSD product differentiation through firmware customizations. Read More

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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 addition, controllers can achieve up to 1 million random read IOPS. Read More

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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 programmability, DBI, Write Cycle Redundancy Check, dynamic ODT, and fine granularity refresh mode. Read More

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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 operation and provides programmable read or write burst lengths of 4 or 8. Read More

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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 memory, HyperRAM offers solution for embedded systems where flash and RAM reside on same 12-pin HyperBus. Read More

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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 lengths of 1, 2, 4, 8, or full page, with burst termination option. Read More

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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

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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... Read More

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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 of 4K video recording, full HD 1080p video recording, capturing HD still images, and continuous shooting. Read More

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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 -40 to +85°C, and data retention voltage is 1.2 V min. All inputs and outputs are fully TTL compatible. Read More

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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

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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... Read More

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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 charge stored on external capacitor. Densities range from 256 Kb to 4Mb (F-RAM) and 1–16 Mb (nvSRAM). Read More

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Viking Technology DDR4 ArxCis-NV - NVDIMM Validated on Supermicro® Server Platforms

August 27, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Viking Technology, a division of Sanmina Corporation (Nasdaq: SANM), and leading global provider of innovative DRAM and solid state drive (SSD) solutions, today announces the testing and validation of its ArxCis-NV™, a DDR4 Non-Volatile DIMM (NVDIMM), by Supermicro® for integration in its SuperServer platforms. This validation enables customers using Supermicro® platforms... Read More

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Asynchronous SRAMs offer on-chip Error Correcting Code.

April 29, 2015

To maximize data reliability without additional error correction chips, 4 Mb asynchronous Static Random Access Memory (SRAM) integrates hardware Error-Correcting Code (ECC) that block performs all error correction functions inline, without user intervention, for Soft Error Rate (SER) performance of <0.1 FIT/Mb. Optional error indication signal indicates correction of single-bit errors. Other features include x8 and x16 configurations as well as Fast, MoBL, and Fast with PowerSnooze™ options.

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CMOS DDR SDRAMs offer densities up to 1 Gb.

April 14, 2015

Operating from single +2.5-V (± 0.2 V) power supply, 256 Mb Model AS4C32M8D1, 512 Mb Model AS4C64M8D1, and 1 Gb Model AS4C64M16D1 are internally configured as 4 banks of 32M word x 8 bits, 64M word x 8 bits, and 64M word x 16 bits, respectively. Units feature clock rates of 200 MHz and 166 MHz and provide programmable read or write burst lengths of 2, 4, or 8. Lead-free and halogen-free, products come in commercial temperature range of 0–70°C and industrial range of -40 to +85°C. Read More

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NAND Flash Memory Modules support command queuing.

April 3, 2015

Available in densities from 16–128 GB, NAND Flash Memory Modules integrate NAND chips fabricated with Toshiba's 15 nm second generation process technology and are fully compliant with JEDEC e-MMC v5.1 standard. Command queuing feature enables users to store multiple tasks in queue, which are then performed in order of user's preference. With secure write protection feature, important data stored in assigned, secure areas cannot be overwritten or erased by unauthenticated users. Read More