Understanding AMBA Bus Architechture and Protocols

December 05, 2016, anysilicon


The Advanced Micro controller Bus Architecture (AMBA) bus protocols is a set of interconnect specifications from ARM that standardizes on chip communication mechanisms between various functional blocks (or IP) for building high performance SOC designs. These designs typically have one or more micro controllers or microprocessors along with several other

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IoT and Automotive to Drive Semiconductor Market Growth Through 2020

November 29, 2016, anysilicon

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Integrated circuit sales for connections to the Internet of Things are forecast to grow more than three times faster than total IC revenues during the last half of this decade, according to IC Insights’ new 2017 Integrated Circuit Market Drivers report.  ICs used to embed Internet of Things (IoT) functionality into a

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Top Takeaways from the MEMS and Sensor Executive Congress

November 29, 2016, anysilicon


The approximately $1.5 billion growth opportunity for sensors in the automotive industry over the next six years brings a rush of contending new technologies and new suppliers. New platforms may make for faster introduction and testing of sensors for autos and phones. And new MEMS sensors hitting the market suggest piezoelectric

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Thermal Issues Associated with Modern ASICs – How Hot is Hot?

November 28, 2016, anysilicon


This is an interview with Moortec CTO, Oliver King about the thermal issues associated with modern ASICs and ponders the question How Hot is Hot? Oliver has been leading the development of compelling in-chip monitoring solutions to address problems associated with ever-shrinking System-on-Chip (SoC) process geometries. An analogue and mixed signal

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Silab Tech Ranked Number 21st Fastest Growing Technology Company

November 25, 2016, anysilicon


Bengaluru(India)- 25th November 2016- Silab Tech today announced that it ranked Number 21st on the Deloitte Technology Fast50 India 2016, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology companies in India. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over three years. SilabTech grew 236% percent during this period.
Silab Tech’s

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The Future of Fan-in Packaging

November 24, 2016, anysilicon


Fan-In packaging has been a successful and steadily growing platform for over a decade. However Fan-In packaging should face a challenging future, announces Yole Développement (Yole), the “More than Moore” market research and strategy consulting company. Indeed, despite of unchanged market drivers, Fan-In packaging is showing an uncertain future with

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