Embedded

April 13, 2012

The Long ARM of Intel

by Amelia Dalton

In this week's Fish Fry, I look at Intel's ever-expanding reach into the world of electronic design. I interview Jarrod Siket about Netronome's collaboration with Intel and I also investigate the recent announcement that Intel and Xilinx will be funding R&D at EDA startup Oasys Design Systems. This week I also chat with Tom DeSchutter of Synopsys about what ARM's big.LITTLE is all about and how software can help with energy efficiency in mobile designs.

Did you know that a company in Dubai is offering push button pizza delivery? Its true! Where were they during my senior year thesis? Check out this week's Fish Fry to learn more.

Channels

Communications and Networking. EDA. Embedded. Mobile.

 
    submit to reddit  

 

Watch Previous Fish Frys

Fish Fry Links - April 13, 2012

Oasys Design Systems Closes Series B Funding With Investments From Intel Capital, Xilinx

More Information about Netronome

Netronome to Build World’s Highest Performance Flow Processors on Intel 22nm Technology

More Information about ARM's big.LITTLE architecture

Bluetooth-enabled magnet orders pizza at the push of a button

Fish Fry Executive Interviews

Moshe Gavrielov, CEO - Xilinx

John Bruggeman, Former CMO - Cadence Design Systems

Darrin Billerbeck, CEO - Lattice Semiconductor

Lauro Rizzatti, Vice President of Marketing, EVE

Bill Neifert, CTO - Carbon Design Systems

Sean Dart, CEO - Forte Design Systems

Kapil Shankar, CEO - SiliconBlue

Andy Pease, CEO - QuickLogic

Rajeev Madhavan, CEO - Magma 

Paul Kocher, President - Cryptography Research Inc.

Anupam Bakshi, CEO - Agnisys


Comments:


amelia

Total Posts: 194
Joined: Apr 2009

Posted on April 13, 2012 at 2:00 PM

In this week's Fish Fry I check two recent announcements from Intel including their investment in EDA Start-up Oasys Design Systems and their collaboration with Netronome. Also this week, I interview Tom De Schutter of Synopsys about ARM's unique big.LITTLE architecture and how software can can help with energy efficiency and performance in mobile designs. I'm taking a poll - who do you think is going to attempt to buy out Oasys Design Systems? Intel? Mentor Graphics? Xilinx? Cadence? Let me know what you think about this announcement.

Lord Loh.

Total Posts: 53
Joined: Dec 2009

Posted on April 15, 2012 at 1:50 PM

Hi Amelia,

I thought you were in Colorado and would have wanted the magnet pizza gizmo service there before Si Valley.

A few of my worst / most interesting projects were from undergrad -
http://bit.ly/HKSelH - A matrix display that I soldered. I had a group who 'helped' me solder it and burnt out two adjacent wires for every wire they soldered, sending me in 'pilgrims progress in reverse'.

PS:
Also, I did not get my nerdy give away for the week of -http://www.eejournal.com/archives/articles/20120224-fishfry/...

Lord Loh.

Total Posts: 53
Joined: Dec 2009

Posted on May 02, 2012 at 6:40 PM

@Amelia - Thank you smiling Just got a tracking number from Altera.
You must be logged in to leave a reply. Login »

Related Articles

From Cradle to Cloud

Education Meets High Tech

by Amelia Dalton

Who Controls the Power?

Open Power Foundation Aims to Make PowerPC More Plentiful

by Jim Turley

Once upon a time, there were many little RISC processors frolicking in the deep green microprocessor forest. There was the jaunty little ARM. The bright little SPARC. The mighty little MIPS. The aristocratic little PowerPC. And so many others. They all played and laughed and had ever such a good time.

Then, one by one, the happy little RISC processors started disappearing. Were they gobbled up by the big, bad CISC processor that lurked in the woods? Did they cross over the Wheatstone Bridge and into another land? Or did they just get lost in the tall grass, wandering aimlessly until their mommies and daddies forgot about them? ...

iWatch, You Speculate Incessantly

by Bruce Kleinman, FSVadvisors

I held out as long possible before writing anything iWatch related. The irony is that I am iFatigued with everyone iGuessing about an iUnnanounced product, and yet here I am contributing to the noise. iCaramba! The proverbial last straw: I read a piece comparing Microsofts unannounced wearable to Apples unannounced wearable. OMG.

And AFTER deciding to write this piecebut before I could startanother piece appeared with the declarative headline Heres Everything We Know About the iWatch. And because I cannot make up stuff this good, apparently the things we KNOW include:...

FPGA-Prototyping Simplified

Cadence Rolls New Protium Platform

by Kevin Morris

System on Chip (SoC) design today is an incredibly complicated collaborative endeavor. By applying the label System to the chips we design, we enter a...

Dont Pass Me By

Project Ara Dev Boards and the Internet of Moving Things

by Amelia Dalton

The pedal is to the metal, our motor is running, and Fish Fry is hitting the open road. At the wheel this week is mCube...

  • Feature Articles RSS
  • Comment on this article
  • Print this article

Login Required

In order to view this resource, you must log in to our site. Please sign in now.

If you don't already have an acount with us, registering is free and quick. Register now.

Sign In    Register