Xilinx Acquires Assets of Falcon Computing Solutions to Advance Software Programmability and Expand Developer Community

Falcon Computing’s innovative compiler technology makes it easier for software developers to create custom high-performance accelerated applications using FPGAs and adaptive SoCs SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced it has acquired Falcon Computing Solutions, a privately-held leading provider of high-level synthesis (HLS) compiler optimization technology for hardware acceleration of software applications. The acquisition will make adaptive computing more accessible to software developers by enhancing the Xilinx Vitis™ Unified Software Platform with automated hardware-aware optimizations.

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx Collaborates With Texas Instruments to Develop Energy Efficient 5G Radio Solutions

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced a collaboration with Texas Instruments (TI) to develop scalable and adaptable digital front-end (DFE) solutions to increase energy efficiency of lower antenna count radios. The solutions leverage Xilinx's adaptable IP to enhance the RF performance and improve the power efficiency of indoor and outdoor radio applications. By combining Xilinx's industry-leading Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC family and adaptable RF IP with the AFE7769 quad-channel RF transceiver from TI, developers can better address the OPEX and CAPEX concerns of large operators and private networks.

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx and Samsung Deliver Industry’s First Adaptable Computational Storage Drives

Fully customizable and scalable SmartSSD computational storage platform moves compute closer to storage for accelerated data processing speed and efficiency

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx Introduces Breakthrough Zynq RFSoC DFE for Mass 5G Radio Deployments

New class of adaptive radio platforms combines flexibility for evolving 5G standards and a hardened radio digital front-end for performance, power, and cost effectiveness

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

AMD to Acquire Xilinx, Creating the Industry’s High Performance Computing Leader

Strategic transaction strengthens AMD’s industry-leading technology portfolio

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx and Spline.AI Develop X-Ray Classification Deep-Learning Model and Reference Design on AWS

Adaptive model enables medical equipment makers and healthcare service providers to rapidly develop trained models for clinical and radiological applications

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx and Continental Collaborate to Create Auto Industry’s First Production-Ready 4D Imaging Radar for Autonomous Driving

SAN JOSE, Calif. & HANNOVER, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and Continental today announced that Xilinx will power Continental’s new Advanced Radar Sensor (ARS) 540 with the Zynq® UltraScale+™ MPSoC platform, creating the automotive industry’s first production-ready 4D imaging radar. The collaboration enables newly-produced vehicles equipped with the ARS540 to realize SAE J3016 Level 2 functionalities and will pave the way toward Level 5 autonomous driving systems.

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx Joins the Open RAN Policy Coalition

Demonstrates commitment to 5G wireless market growth with broad technology portfolio to enable deployment of open networks across multi-vendor ecosystems

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Subaru Selects Xilinx to Power New-Generation EyeSight System New ADAS technology debuts in the all-new Subaru Levorg for the Japanese market

New ADAS technology debuts in the all-new Subaru Levorg for the Japanese market

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx to Present at the Deutsche Bank 2020 Technology Conference

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the leader in adaptive and intelligent computing, announced that Brice Hill, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will participate in a virtual fireside chat at the Deutsche Bank 2020 Technology Conference.

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Xilinx Ships Multi-Function Telco Accelerator Card for Growing 5G O-RAN Virtual Baseband Unit Markets

T1 Telco Accelerator Card delivers increased network performance while dramatically reducing CPU core count, cost, and power, enabling a simplified, efficient 5G virtualized infrastructure

This article was posted on Dec 28, 2020

Taiwan to put $300m into academic chip courses

The Taiwan government and semiconductor industry are to invest $300 million to create graduate courses for the chip industry.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Morris Chang speaks out against on-shoring IC manufacturing

Morris Chang (pictured) has spoken out against the current moves by countries to try and establish advanced domestic chip manufacturing capabilities.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Intel reported to be in talks to buy GloFo

Intel is reported to be in talks with Mubadala, the Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth, fund about buying its subsidiary Globalfoundries.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Concentrated solar power and desalination combined

A 2MW combined solar power and desalination plant is to be built by the European and Gulf researchers and companies.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Multi-channel space radio covers 300MHz to 6GHz

CesiumAstro has announced a credit-card-sized software-defined radio for use in space for commercial, government and defence applications.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Realtek licences Imagination GPU for DTV

Realtek has licensed Imagination Technologies’ IMG B-Series BXE-4-32 GPU for a system-on-chip aimed at mass market digital television.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

60A dc-dc for networking fits in 3cc

ABB has introduced a 60A dc-dc converter for 5G, IT and IIoT networking equipment that fits inside 3cm3.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

UK Government aims to make digital identities secure and legal

The Government is planning to boost the legal status of digital identities to make them “as widely recognised as driver’s licences and bank statements”, according to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), which is seeking “Easily recognised trust-marks to be issued for digital identity products to build public confidence.”

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

Rohm plans to mass produce hybrid IGBTs with integrated SiC Schottky barrier diode

ROHM intends to move into mass production of its hybrid IGBTs with integrated 650V SiC Schottky barrier diode in December.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021

NASA recovers Hubble Space Telescope control for science operations

NASA’s Hubble Space Telescope has been recovered to an operational status. The collection of science data will now resume, confirms the U.S. space agency.

This article was posted on Jul 26, 2021