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SilabTech Announces Release of Trace Port PHY (HSSTP) for debug of Multiple Cores designs

November 04, 2016, anysilicon

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Bengaluru (India) – Oct 25th, 2016 –SilabTech, a leading supplier of high speed serial interface intellectual property designs (IP cores) announced today the release of its High Speed Serial Trace Port (HSSTP) PHY. This IP Core is silicon proven on TSMC 28HPC and was successfully delivered to a Tier-1 global

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Chipmaker Broadcom to Acquire Brocade for $5.9 Billion

November 03, 2016, anysilicon

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SINGAPORE and SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Broadcom Limited (Nasdaq:AVGO) and Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq:BRCD) today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Broadcom will acquire Brocade, a leader in Fibre Channel storage area network (“FC SAN”) switching and IP networking, for $12.75

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Espressif Licenses CEVA IP Core in IoT Chip

November 03, 2016, anysilicon

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EVA, Inc. (NASDAQ: CEVA), the leading licensor of signal processing IP cores for smarter, connected devices, today announced Espressif Systems, a leading fabless semiconductor company providing low power wireless solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) applications has licensed and deployed the RivieraWaves Bluetooth dual mode technology in its new ESP32 chip.
 
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Mentor Graphics Acquires Galaxy Semiconductor

October 31, 2016, anysilicon

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Mentor Graphics Corporation today announced that it has acquired Galaxy Semiconductor, a leading provider of test data analysis and defect reduction software for the semiconductor industry. With this acquisition, more design, test, and product engineers will now have access to Galaxy’s powerful solutions for maximizing device yields, improving test quality,

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Investment: Aura Semiconductor raises Series A funding

October 31, 2016, anysilicon

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Aura Semiconductor, a provider of high performance analog mixed signal solutions, today announced that it has completed Series A round of equity investment from Bay Area based WRV Capital.
 
Aura has innovative semiconductor technology related to the Internet of Things (IoT) Radios, Timing and Portable Audio markets. Aura’s products

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What is RISC-V? Why do we care and why you should too!

October 28, 2016, anysilicon

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I’d like to start by talking about the biggest misconception regarding RISC-V. Many of you who have heard about RISC-V likely believe it is an open-source processor … but it is not.
 
So what is it?
RISC-V is an open specification of an Instruction Set Architecture (ISA). That is,

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