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

Renesas adds to clock buffers and multiplexers

Renesas is offering 11 new clock buffers and 4 new multiplexers. The devices, which also support and provide extra margin for PCIe Gen5 implementations.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

Digi-Key hosts Fireside Chat on benefits of going digital

Digi-Key Electronics is hosting an informal live event with with MacroFab, entitled “Digital Solutions: A Live Fireside Chat”, on the benefits of using direct, digital communication (APIs, EDIs and Punchouts).

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

Transmissive Metasurface redirects cellular signals

Kyocera has developed a Transmissive Metasurface technology that can redirect wireless network signals in a specific direction to improve the coverage area and performance of 5G and eventually 6G networks.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

No slackening in demand for litho tools

Demand for chip manufacturing equipment is showing no sign of weakening, says ASML CEO Peter Wennink.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

Adapter board ensures security for IIoT

Communication with all established Fieldbus systems and industrial Ethernet networks for a secure industrial IoT is provided by the HMS Anybus adapter board from Rutronik System Solutions.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

Intelliconnect Europe flies high with SC21 recognition

For the fourth year in a row, SC21, the 21st Century Aerospace, Defence, Security and Space industry Supply Chain programme has awarded Intelliconnect Europe the Silver Performance Standard award.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

12.7mm absolute position rotary sensor

Vishay has introduced a 12.7mm diameter rotary absolute position sensor with >11bit accuracy and 14bit resolution.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

NaviMoon satnav receiver faces integration testing for farside of the Moon

A test version of a special satellite navigation receiver – to be carried on the Lunar Pathfinder craft being built by Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd to provide a commercial link between Earth and the Moon – has been delivered for integration testing, reports the European Space Agency.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

VIAVI tester for Rakuten O-vRAN network

Rakuten, the virtualised O-vRAN network operator, will use the VIAVI TM500 Network Tester to validate inter-operability of O-RAN network components.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022

Capacity to grow 8.7%this year but capacity utilisation will be 93%

Wafer capacity will grow 8.7% this year as 10 new fabs enter production, says IC Insights’ Update to the 2022 McLean Report, but strong unit growth will keep industry capacity utilisation at 93% in 2022.

This article was posted on Apr 29, 2022