• Laptops and Desktops Blog

    Laptops and Desktops Blog

    ?Computex 2017: ARM has designs on more than mobile
    Published. May 29, 2017

    The latest Cortex processors and Mali graphics will push phones to new levels of performances. But ARM has even bigger plans for this generation including VR headsets, laptops, networking gear and servers, and especially machine learning....

  • TI E2E Community

    TI E2E Community

    Blog Post: 6 tips from TI leaders
    Published. May 22, 2017

    You’ve walked across the stage to receive your diploma. You’ve tossed your cap in the air. You’ve done it – you graduated . Now what? Have no fear! We’ve gathered up 6 tips from TI leaders on how to carry your successes into your next phase of life – the first job. 1. Be curious. Never stop asking questions. 2. Be bold. Don’t be afraid to fail. 3. Be tenacious. Drive forward in pursuit of opportunities. 4. Be approachable. Become a leader people respect. 5. Be persistent. Chase down...

  • Consumerization: BYOD

    Consumerization: BYOD

    Bi-Directional Shared Folder Problem
    Published. May 10, 2017

    I've had this networking problem for a while and it's interfearing with another networking problem. I can share a folder on Computer(A) running Windows10 and have Computer(B) running Windows10 access the shared folder; although I can't share a folder on Computer(B) and have Computer(A) access the shared folder, or any ......

  • Open Source Initiative blogs

    Open Source Initiative blogs

    Volunteering at the 2017 SFBay ACT-W conference
    Published. April 17, 2017

    Special guest article by Sean Roberts (@sarob). The OSI would like to thank Sean, Erich and Zack for all their help in promoting and staffing the OSI booth during the Bay Area ACT-W, and their support of open source software and women in technology. The OSI frequently reaches out to our membership and local open source software advocates to help organize and staff local events—if you're interested in volunteering too, please contact us. What Was This I had the privilege of volunteering for the...

  • All About Microsoft

    All About Microsoft

    Alibaba joins Microsoft's Azure networking switch community
    Published. April 4, 2017

    Microsoft uses its Linux-based SONIC cloud switching technology to power Azure. Alibaba is now joining the SONIC community and exploring its internal-use possibilities....

  • Denali Memory Blog

    Denali Memory Blog

    Bluetooth 5: Making Your Smart Home a Reality
    Published. December 5, 2016

    We all know the futuristic vision of the world just around the corner. The vision where we tell our smart home that we’ve just left work at the end of a long day, and we’re heading home. Our home then tells the thermostat to warm up or cool down, lights to turn on, and the oven to start baking the lasagna we left in it that morning. We arrive to a warm, brightly lit home, and hot, freshly cooked food. You’ve got the vision, but do you have any idea how many connectivity and networking...

  • Rands In Repose

    Rands In Repose

    Nesting and Networking
    Published. October 17, 2016

    Three years ago at the Heathrow airport, the handle on my roller bag snapped, and my luggage leaped to its death on a series of stairs. Trauma is a good source of writing inspiration as evidenced by the subsequent article that documents my obsessive compulsive travel habits. One other habit I neglected to document was… More#...

  • Branden Williams' Security Coverage Blog

    Branden Williams' Security Coverage Blog

    Netgear (In)Security and their Failed Remote Management
    Published. September 27, 2016

    I’ve been having issues with some home networking equipment and decided that after a couple of years, I needed to make some updates. I did my research and ultimately settled on the Netgear R8000. Not just because it looks dead sexy or because it’s called the Nighthawk, but because it had really great reviews and […]...

  • Steven Brown's Blog

    Steven Brown's Blog

    Needs of Energy-Efficient Networking While Using 10 Gigabit Ethernet
    Published. July 20, 2016

    Growing deployment level of 10 Gigabit Ethernet in datacenters and automotive infotainment is driving the demand and the connectivity needs of a broad range of high-end, energy-efficient networking and computing applications. Energy-efficient networking in server area basically means elimination of packet loss, server virtualization with support for several applications and operating systems on a server; all by defining multiple virtual machines on a single server. This provides organizations with...

  • Team Verify's Blog

    Team Verify's Blog

    Event Report: Club Formal San Jose – Features and Techniques for Experts, Verification Apps for All
    Published. October 25, 2012

    Last week over 35 power users from over a dozen companies came together for the latest installment of "Club Formal" -- a user group meeting exclusively focused on topics in formal analysis and Assertion-Based Verification (ABV). This instance of Club Formal featured several papers from Silicon Valley power users on expert-level techniques, as well as highlights of new "verification apps" that are highly automated such that any engineer can run them. In addition to networking with...

  • Frank Schirrmeister Blog

    Frank Schirrmeister Blog

    Looking Back at a Great Week for System Design!
    Published. October 5, 2014

    Reflecting on last week at ARM TechCon, together with our close partner ARM, we had a great week for System Design! You can see an overview of all our activities at TechCon 2014 here . First, on Monday, we announced the extension of our partnership to access ARM Technology to optimize our offerings for their products, both the IP as well as ARM's system development tools (like the Fast Models from ARM). Yes, another EDA vendor was announcing related agreements as well, I’ll admit that. The...

  • Team Specman Blog

    Team Specman Blog

    UPDATE: EU ClubT's Start This Week!
    Published. October 12, 2009

    Just a quick reminder that the ClubT series starts this week! Here are the specific dates and locations: Feldkirchen (Munich area), Germany on this Thursday October 15 Eindhoven, The Netherlands on this Friday October 16 Grenoble, France this coming Monday October 19 Bristol, UK next Wednesday October 21 As always, these free events feature direct contact with Cadence R&D and Methodology experts to share developments in advanced verification, updates to the "Trailblazer" program, and hear...


    M&A: Vertical integration plays
    Published. June 16, 2016

    Two items of note here. First, Cavium acquires qlogic. This is interesting at some levels, as qlogic has been a long time player in storage (and networking). There are many qlogic FC switches out there, as well as some older Infiniband gear (pre-Intel sale). Cavium is more of a processor shop, having built a number […]...

  • Wireless Sensor Networks Blog

    Wireless Sensor Networks Blog

    Contiki 3.0 Released
    Published. August 27, 2015

    Today the Contiki team announced the release of Contiki 3.0, the latest version of the open source IoT operating system! The 3.0 release is a huge step up from the 2.x branch and brings support for new and exciting hardware, a set of new network protocols, a bunch of improvements in the low-power mesh networking […]...

  • EDA Blog

    EDA Blog

    Micron Announces High-Density 45 nm Serial NOR Flash
    Published. December 11, 2013

    High-density 45 nm Serial NOR Flash from Micron Technology doubles programming speed and provides improved performance, higher manufacturing efficiency, and a smaller footprint. The MT25Q SPI NOR devices are targeted to consumer, automotive, industrial, and networking applications. MT25Q features: 512 Mb, 1 Gb, and 2 Gb densities Standard SPI interface 2 MBps programming speed 66 […]...

  • BCL Team Blog

    BCL Team Blog

    Portable HttpClient for .NET Framework and Windows Phone
    Published. February 18, 2013

    Many of you told us you want HttpClient for Windows Phone. In this post, Alok Shriram, a Program Manager on the .NET Framework team, will talk about an important announcement of ours. –Immo Today we are announcing our Beta release of the portable version of HttpClient, the modern networking API. The HttpClient library is a set......

  • GreenTech Pastures

    GreenTech Pastures

    Mainstreaming our green technology coverage
    Published. February 28, 2013

    For future news about data center efficiency, energy management software and other cleantech issues, consult ZDNet's core topic and news blogs. It's always on our mind....

  • FPGA Blog

    FPGA Blog

    Avnet Electronics Marketing Announces Motor Control App Kit
    Published. December 12, 2013

    The Xilinx Zync-7000 All Programmable SoC features an ARM dual-core Cortex-A9 processor + 28 nm programmable logic and the Analog Devices Intelligent Drives Kit delivers high-precision data converters and digital isolation to quickly prototype high-performance motor control, medical, surveillance, machine vision, and dual GbE industrial networking connectivity. Read more Avnet Electronics Marketing Announces Motor Control […]...