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Research Forecasts Dramatic Rise in Security- and Compliance-Intensive Information

May 18, 2009 12:53 pm | by Edited the staff | Product Releases | Comments

ORLANDO, Fla., /PRNewswire/ -- EMC World -- EMC Corporation, a world leader in information infrastructure solutions, today announced the number 3,892,179,868,480,350,000,000. John Gantz, Chief Research Officer for IDC, explained, "That's the number of new digital information bits created in 2008. Contrary to popular belief, as the economy deteriorated in late 2008, the pace of digital information created and transmitted over the Internet, p...

Corporate Spending Controls Solution Includes Control over Wireless Use

May 18, 2009 12:45 pm | by Edited the staff | Product Releases | Comments

DUBLIN, IRELAND, (AP) Openet(, a provider of Transactional Intelligence solutions for the world's largest and most innovative service providers, announces the launch of its Corporate Spending Controls solution. Based upon Openet's FusionWorks™ Framework, Corporate Spending Controls uses integrated policy and charging controls to enable services providers to reduce churn by allowing companies increased transparency...

Next-Generation Embedded Linux Developer Tools for Faster Time to Market

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

MontaVista® Software, Inc. announces the release of MontaVista Linux 6, a new approach to embedded Linux development. By delivering Market Specific Distributions, combined with the new MontaVista Integration Platform, MontaVista gives commercial device developers unparalleled flexibility to design and deliver products uniquely tailored for their target market....


Software Simplifies Instrument Control and Offers a Large Source of Drivers

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

National Instruments simplifies instrument control by offering the NI Instrument Driver Network (IDNet), one of the industry’s largest sources of instrument drivers, and easy-to-use software optimized for instrument control including NI LabVIEW, LabWindows™/CVI and Measurement Studio for Microsoft Visual Studio....

Power Analysis Solution Achieves Broad Market Adoption

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Synopsys, Inc. recently announced that the company’s PrimeTime® PX solution, a key component of the Galaxy™ Implementation Platform and part of Synopsys' Eclypse™ low power solution, has been successfully deployed at more than 175 semiconductor companies worldwide to perform highly accurate dynamic and leakage power analysis....

Processors Help Achieve a Fast Linux Product Design Cycle

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Timesys Corporation announces support for Texas Instruments' DaVinci™ DM6446 and DM355 processors. With support for DaVinci reference board device drivers including Ethernet, Serial, LCD display, Audio, USB and more, LinuxLink customers can easily leverage DaVinci's unique features and achieve a fast Linux product design and implementation cycle....

First HDTV Platform for the Accelerated Verification of HDMI and DisplayPort Products

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Mentor Graphics Corporation announces its high-performance platform to accelerate the verification of HDTV products. This platform enables designers to test their HDTV system, including High-Definition Multimedia Interface (HDMI) and DisplayPort interfaces, by employing real-world HDTV stimulus and analysis tools early in the development cycle – delivering verification for thousands of full-HDTV frames....

Industry Leaders Developing Software for Safety, Gateway and Instrument Cluster Controllers

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Green Hills Software, Inc. announces the successful launch of optimized software products that support automotive microcontrollers (MCUs) jointly developed with Freescale Semiconductor based on the Power Architecture® technology. Leading automotive carmakers and tier 1 suppliers in North America and Europe now use Green Hills Software’s MULTI® integrated development environment (IDE), optimizing C/C++ compilers and high-speed hardware...


AWR Challenges Designers to Beat the Speed of AWR’s AXIEM™ 3D Planar EM Analysis Software

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

AWR Corp. has issued a challenge to designers using electromagnetic simulators. If AXIEM EM analysis software isn’t faster than the commercial 3D planar EM tool they are currently using, AWR will buy lunch for their entire design team. AWR is confident that AXIEM’s performance cannot be surpassed, because based on independent comparisons, the EM simulator is not only the most accurate solver in its class but can solve large problems faster ...

Integrated, Efficient Flow Reduces Risk, Speeds Power Amplifier Module Design

May 18, 2009 5:52 am | Product Releases | Comments

Agilent Technologies announces an expansion of the use of its Advanced Design System (ADS) EDA software at Skyworks Solutions Inc., an innovator of high-performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors. The two companies have customized the ADS platform for an integrated and efficient design-for-manufacturing flow....

RFID Products Designed to Provide Value and Increase Security for Casino Customers

May 15, 2009 6:54 am | by Edited the staff | Product Releases | Comments

LAS VEGAS, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Gaming Partners International Corporation (GPI) announced today the new products that it will showcase at the Global Gaming Expo Asia ("G2E Asia") tradeshow to be held on June 3-4 at the Cotai Strip® CotaiExpo™ at the Venetian Macao. GPI’s new products are designed to assist casino customers to strengthen their bottom lines, either by cutting costs or eliminating risk and increasing security....

Google Glitch Disrupts Everyone’s Day

May 15, 2009 6:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

Michael Liedtke, AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Millions of people were cut off from Google Inc.'s search engine, e-mail and other online services Thursday, sparking a flurry of frustrated venting that served as a reminder of society's growing dependence on Google's technology. The Mountain View-based company blamed the trouble on a glitch that routed too much of its traffic through computers in Asia, overwhelming its syst...

The More IT Certifications the Better

May 15, 2009 6:54 am | Product Releases | Comments

LONDON, /PRNewswire/ -- 75 percent of recruiters believe that IT candidates with additional qualifications stand a better chance of securing a job, according to a recent survey[1] undertaken by The IT Job Board - This finding was also supported by the candidate response, where 84 percent of IT professionals consider that holding industry certifications will improve their employment opportunities....

Temperature Sensing Chips for Miniature, Low Cost, High Precision Applications

May 14, 2009 8:32 am | Product Releases | Comments

The Temperature Products Group of Measurement Specialties (MEAS) announces the availability of surface mounted devices for varied contact temperature sensing applications. The Ni1000Si is a nickel thin film resistance temperature detector (RTD) that is suitable for use in contact sensing. It complies with the former DIN 43760 standard, and is applicable for temperature sensing, control and compensation, general instrumentation, and remote s...

Networks Packaged in One of the Industry’s Smallest PCB Footprints per Lead Count

May 14, 2009 7:26 am | Product Releases | Comments

Providing design engineers with a significant amount of PC board space savings, TT electronics BI Technologies has developed a new series of thin film resistor networks. Designated the SFN Series, the networks are housed in surface mount SON (Small Outline, No Lead) packages, and are available in custom, isolated, bussed and voltage divider circuit configurations....


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