Posts Tagged ‘ industry standards ’

ImPARTing Knowledge: Live and Learn Product Assembly

Aug 31st, 2011 | By

By Douglas Alexander, Component Engineer
Special to NewTechPress

A few years back, an employee of a capacitor manufacturer left the company and stole the formula for a low equivalent series resistance electrolytic capacitor. He brought the formula to a black market operation and began to produce the capacitors using the same markings as the original company.

As it turns out, his bogus operation did not get the formula right and produced millions of bad capacitors that were sent all over the world. My company was one of the unfortunate recipients of the bad caps and we had to spend thousands …

Sigmatix brings design reuse platform to 4G wireless industry

Jul 15th, 2010 | By

In this fourth in a series of archived live broadcasts from DAC 2010 in Anaheim, CEO Dave Kelf talks about the opportunity for merging software-defined radio approaches to 4G hardware development.
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Yervant Zorian of Virage Logic talks about Synopsys acquisition

Jul 12th, 2010 | By

Second in the series of interviews done live at the 2010. Design Automation Conference in Anaheim, Sponsored by Vpype and Magma Design Automation.
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Magma’s Rajeev Madhavan takes a look at the past year in EDA

Jul 12th, 2010 | By

Third in the archived series of live videos from DAC 2010, sponsored by Magma Design and Vpype.
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OCP-IP deals with alphabet soup

Sep 30th, 2008 | By

The Open Core Protocol International Partnership describes activities of semiconductor organizations and standards bodies.