In what the company has described as a breakthrough in flash memory, performance, and density, Micron has shipped the world’s first 176-layer 3D NAND.
November 17, 2020 by Luke James
With the demand for in-memory computation increasing, Xilinx and Samsung have set out to create a “one size fits all” solution.
November 13, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Analysts predict that DDR5 will dominate the DRAM market in coming years. How do you calibrate DDR for peak memory performance?
November 06, 2020 by Steve Arar
Designing memory architectures for AI/ML devices may feel like an impassable compromise with storage volume, speed, and processing. A new in-memory computing accelerator may be a useful solution.
November 03, 2020 by Jake Hertz
As an EE, you might wonder how DDR5 can support blazing-fast transfer rates. One factor is an equalization technique called decision feedback equalization (DFE).
October 29, 2020 by Steve Arar
As 5G speed and storage demands collide with the end of Moore's law, chipmakers are turning to multichip packaging to save space and power.
October 26, 2020 by Steve Arar
US chipmaker Intel is selling part of its NAND memory chip business to SK Hynix for $9 billion in a deal that will see the South Korean semiconductor supplier become the world’s second-largest flash memory chipmaker.
October 22, 2020 by Luke James
This week, Arm announced that it will transfer its entire CeRAM IP portfolio to a new spin-out from the company, Cerfe Labs, while taking minority ownership stake in the new company.
October 08, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Engineers in South Korea have developed a process that could lead to the realization of embedded wearable electronics.
October 03, 2020 by Luke James
NVMe controller technology can be difficult and expensive for academics to get their hands on. Now, a new open-source option may help EE students prototype new storage devices.
September 22, 2020 by Luke James
With no definitive release date for DDR5, DDR4 is making significant strides.
September 18, 2020 by Antonio Anzaldua Jr.
This week, Renesas has released their newest product: a data buffer for DDR5 aimed at empowering a new generation of high-performance computing applications.
September 11, 2020 by Jake Hertz
The new Arm Cortex-R82 looks to address the imminent challenges of mass data creation and processing needs.
September 09, 2020 by Jake Hertz
This week, Microchip announced the release of a 4Mbit EEPROM chip—more than double the capacity of the previous largest on the market.
August 26, 2020 by Jake Hertz
This week, IBM announced its new POWER10 processor, the 7nm successor to POWER9.
August 18, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Using PCIe protocols, NVMe addresses the issue of data rate bottlenecks—proving to be even faster than SAS and SATA protocols purpose-built for hard disk drives.
August 11, 2020 by Steve Arar
How do the surveillance camera reference designs from five big names—Renesas, NXP, Qualcomm, Microchip, and TI—compare to each other?
August 07, 2020 by Nicholas St. John
Pliops has announced its storage processor, which they claim increases flash performance by 10 times and improves cost and performance by 90%.
July 31, 2020 by Jake Hertz
Using van der Waals materials, USC researchers have made a breakthrough in non-volatile memory based on ferroelectric tunnel junctions.
July 27, 2020 by Jake Hertz
The new DDR5 standards may revolutionize the modern data center.
July 23, 2020 by Jake Hertz
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