Processors & CPU

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Dual GPGPU OpenVPX Module delivers 5 TFLOPS in one slot.

April 11, 2016

Bringing floating point processing capacities of NVIDIA® Maxwell architecture class GPGPUs (general purpose graphics processor units) to embedded aerospace and defense market, CHAMP-GP3 GPGPU Application Accelerator features dual 1536-core Tesla M6 MXMs HPC devices to provide 5 TFLOPS compute performance in one slot. SWaP-optimized 6U OpenVPX™ module, which supports CUDA™ and OpenCL programming languages, suits deployed Radar, SIGINT, and EO/IR applications. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

HDCVI Chipset deliver HD video over 500 m on existing coax cable.

March 30, 2016

Supporting integration with image signal processor or image sensor with BT.1120 or BT.656 interface, XR5P900 single-channel encoder delivers uncompressed, 1080p HD video at 30 fps and 720p HD video at 60 fps as well as audio and control data. SD video, in NTSC or PAL formats, allows compatibility with legacy systems. Supporting input from up to 4 High Definition Composite Video Interface (HDCVI) cameras, XR5P920 can also receive 960H or D1 CCTV inputs. HDCVI 2.0 standard is fully supported. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Realtek Licenses Cadence Tensilica Fusion DSP to Support Ultra-Low-Power Always-On Functions in the RTS3110/RTS3111 Context Hub Chip

February 29, 2016

SAN JOSE, Calif.,   Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) and Realtek Semiconductor Corp. today announced that Realtek has licensed the Cadence® Tensilica® Fusion digital signal processor (DSP) to support ultra-low-power functionalities in its Context Hub chip. Realtek collaborated with Cadence software partners CyweeMotion and Cyberon to integrate their sensor fusion and voice-trigger... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

AMD SoCs include Embedded Linux® support.

February 26, 2016

AMD Embedded G-Series with AMD Radeon R7 Graphics support heterogeneous system architectures for advanced processing performance, power efficiency, and multimedia immersion. Customers can download Mentor Embedded Linux Lite and CodeBench Lite tools to build, from source, customized Linux-based platform based on technology from Yocto Project 2.0. Using Mentor Embedded Sourcery™ CodeBench and Sourcery Analyzer technologies, embedded C/C+ developers can gain insights into system behavior and timing. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

ITRI Selects CEVA-XC DSP for 4G Small Cell Base Stations

February 24, 2016

Leading Taiwanese research center chooses industry proven processor for software-defined radio eNodeB platform MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP for smarter, connected devices, announced today that ITRI, the award-winning Taiwanese research and development organization, has selected the CEVA-XC DSP for the development of its new... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

CEVA-XM4 Imaging and Vision DSP Named "Best Processor IP of 2015" by the Linley Group

January 25, 2016

CEVA-XM4 enables embedded systems to perform deep learning tasks 3X faster than the leading GPU-based systems while consuming 30X less power MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – CEVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), today announced that its fourth generation imaging and vision DSP, the CEVA-XM4 intelligent vision processor, has been named “Best Processor IP of 2015” by semiconductor industry technology... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices

Router Processor targets IoT and smart home applications.

January 6, 2016

Equipped with 1.8 GHz, 64-bit quad-core ARM CPU, Model BCM4908 uses Broadcom's Runner™ network packet processor to deliver more than 5 Gbps of system data throughput without taxing CPU. Device features integrated SATA III, 2 USB 3.0 ports, and 3 PCIe Gen 2 ports, as well as 2.5 Gb Base-X Ethernet WAN/LAN port for supporting fast connectivity to multi-gigabit modem or Network Attached Storage device. Dedicated security processor enables hardware VPN acceleration. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wistron Announces New Server Platforms Based on Cavium's ThunderX(TM) Workload-Optimized Processor Family

November 24, 2015

Systems optimized for datacenter, cloud and cloud storage markets AUSTIN, Texas, - Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, and Wistron, a leading ODM for various ICT products, including enterprise and cloud datacenter server and storage platforms optimized... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

E4 Computer Engineering Announces Production Availability and Customer Shipment of ARKA Server Platforms with Cavium ThunderX(TM) ARMv8 Workload-Optimized Processors

November 24, 2015

AUSTIN, Texas - E4 Computer Engineering, a leading Italian manufacturer of hardware solutions for high performance and data center computing, today announced public availability and deployment of Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM) ThunderX-based ARKA servers. Customers can place orders today for one-socket and two-socket ARKA platforms in multiple chassis configurations based on Cavium ThunderX ARMv8... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Qualcomm Announces Addition of Two New Processors to Snapdragon Mid-Range Lineup

September 21, 2015

The Snapdragon 430 and 617 processors will push the envelope in high and mid-tier 4G LTE mobile devices with carrier aggregation and enhanced uplink connectivity HONG KONG,  - Qualcomm Incorporated (NASDAQ: QCOM) today announced that its subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., has introduced two new Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processors. The new chipsets, the Snapdragon 430 and the Snapdragon... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

SFF SMARC Module supports ARM Cortex A9 i.MX6 processors.

September 3, 2015

Powered by quad core/dual core/dual lite/solo core 1.0 GHz Freescale i.MX6 processor, 82 x 50 mm RM-F600-SMC SMARC (Smart Mobility ARChitecture) module is suited for mobile and HMI systems. Integrated features include image capture interface for MIPI cameras; 18/24-bit parallel LCD, LVDS, and HDMI interface; as well as full-HD, 1080p hardware video codec engine. Further integrated with 1 GB DDR and 4 GB eMMC memory, module supports 10/100/1000 MBit Ethernet, Linux 3.0, and Android 4.3.<br /> Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Range of FOR-A Video Production Solutions to Make Show Debut at IBC 2015

August 27, 2015

Booth highlights include the compact FT-ONE-S 4K camera, new version of the HVS-2000 vision mixer, and HVS-100 vision mixer with Brainstorm software via Thunderbolt2 interface Brugherio, Italy, – At the upcoming IBC Show, FOR-A will showcase a variety of video production solutions, including its new FT-ONE-S compact 4K high speed camera, the company’s popular line of vision mixers,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

At DSEI, Kontron Shows Defense System Benefits Achieved through Decades of Experience Engineering Rugged, High-performance Mission Critical Computers

August 19, 2015

Enabling secure, connected systems Kontron will showcase versatile line of rugged HPEC, OpenVPX, modular building block and application-ready computing platforms Augsburg – Kontron, a global market leader for embedded computing technology (ECT), delivers feature-rich advanced products for mil-aero applications proven in demonstrated harsh environment program success. Kontron’s decades of... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Heterogeneous Multi-Processing SoC supports Micrium RTOS kernels.

August 10, 2015

Combining 7 processors, Xilinx All Programmable Zynq® UltraScale+&trade; MPSoC enables development of flexible, standards-based platforms. Micrium&rsquo;s µC/OS-II® and µC/OS-III® kernels and full suite of RTOS components run on ARM Cortex A53 and Cortex R5 CPUs as well as Xilinx MicroBlaze&trade; FPGA-based soft processor core. This lets users select single OS for all their embedded software needs on chip. Other features include integrated peripherals, safety/security features, and advanced power management. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cavium Unveils Flash Support for the Cavium ThunderX(TM) Processor Family

July 16, 2015

ThunderX processors with SanDisk Flash solutions will accelerate performance for HPC and Hyperscale workloads FRANKFURT, Germany - Cavium, Inc., (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, today announced support for SanDisk flash memory solutions with Cavium's 64-bit... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

All-Programmable MPSoC increases next gen platform flexibility.

July 6, 2015

By providing any-to-any connectivity with security and safety required for next generation ADAS, I-IoT, and 5G wireless systems, All Programmable Zynq® UltraScale+&trade; MPSoC enables development of flexible, standards-based platforms. This heterogeneous multi-processing SoC (MPSoC), which uses TSMC&#39;s 16FF+ process, combines 7 user-programmable processors, and also includes integrated peripherals, safety and security features, and advanced power management features. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Northrop Grumman Enables Assured Warfighter Communications by Demonstrating Affordable PTW Space Processor

April 21, 2015

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. - Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has successfully demonstrated a space-design protected tactical waveform (PTW) processor that enhances user data rates up to a factor of 20, improves spectral efficiency up to a factor of 4 and provides bandwidth-on-demand to significantly improve warfighter communications in contested tactical environments. The testing was completed as... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices

Application Processors target Internet of Things.

April 21, 2015

Based on ARM® Cortex®-A9 dual-core CPU, ApP Lite&trade; TZ5010XBG and TZ5011XBG incorporate built-in baseband for high-speed Wi-Fi® 802.11ac, graphics, and video engine. ApP Lite&trade; TZ5021XB and TZ5023XBG support LP-DDR2/3 memory, specialized low-power mode for mobile devices, and small package size for IoT applications. Additionally, TZ5023XBG includes Cadence® Tensilica® HiFi Mini DSP, which executes voice, audio, and sensor processing. All models feature Imagination PowerVR SGX540 GPU. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Media Processing Blade features modular design.

April 10, 2015

Designed to operate in any standard ATCA chassis, Model ATCA-8330 combines Intel® Xeon® processor with up to 40 Octasic OCT2224M multi-core DSPs and includes comprehensive media processing software to facilitate application development. Modular design, using DSPs mounted on DIMM-type modules, allows blade to scale 4 DSPs at a time up to 40 DSPs. With single ATCA-8330, network equipment providers can implement complete solutions such as session border controllers, VoLTE, and video optimization. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

iWave's DM8168 Qseven SOM for Defog Imaging Systems

April 8, 2015

iWave's DM8168 Qseven SOM (ARM Cortex A8 + DSP) is a solution suited for image processing applications. One of the possible applications could be Embedded Video Defog System. The system could use a image processing algorithm for automatic mitigation of airlight noise (defogging) in a new in-line image processing system and ensure optimum video quality under adverse visibility conditions by... Read More