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

Siemens to acquire EBM-Papst’ industrial drive business

Siemens has signed an agreement to acquire the industrial drive business of EBM-Papst, for an undisclosed sum.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

The good and bad of red phosphorus anodes

Red phosphorus is a potential anode material for lithium-ion and sodium-ion batteries, but like sodium itself, its positive values are counter-balanced by considerable challenges.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

1.6Tbit/s Ethernet measurement demonstration

Keysight Technologies and Credo Semiconductor have demonstrated IEEE P802.3dj draft specification compliant 1.6Tbit/s Ethernet measurements for full line rate Layer 2 Ethernet traffic in hardware.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

Diamond CMOS at last?

P-channel diamond mosfets have been made many times because the carbon bulk can be doped with boron, or surface hydrogen can pull appropriate carriers into the channel.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

Four UK tech companies chosen for UK-APAC Tech Growth Programme

Four UK technology companies – including a space situational awareness specialist – have been selected to receive support from the UK-APAC Tech Growth Programme, to help accelerate plans for expansion in Japan.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

300mm front-end equipment sales to top $100bn in 2025

300mm fab equipment spending for front-end facilities is forecast to top $100 billion next year and reach €137 billion in 2027, says SEMI.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

Synopsys buys Intrinsic

Synopsys has bought Intrinsic ID, the provider of Physical Unclonable Function (PUF) IP for SoCs.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

Financing the chip business

U.S. President Biden announced on Wednesday an agreement to provide Intel with $8.5 billion in direct funding and $11 billion in loans under the CHIPS and Science Act, reports Semiconductor Intelligence (SI). Intel will use the funding for wafer fabs in Arizona, Ohio, New Mexico, and Oregon.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

1mm Hall-effect switches need only 1μA at 1.1 – 2V

Diodes has created a trio of tiny magnetic field triggered sensors that operate from low-voltage rails between 1.1 and 2V.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024

Additive allows perovskite solar cells to be made in the open air

Perovskite solar cells can be made in the open air rather than in an inert atmosphere, according to an international research team.

This article was posted on Apr 2, 2024