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Archive for February, 2010

Virtual Consolidation

Posted: Monday, February 15th, 2010 @ 3:14 pm in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

It has now been more than a week – time for the dust to settle a little bit, on the news from two weeks ago and last week that Synopsys had acquired VaST, and then CoWare; and that Intel had acquired Virtutech and was planning to merge it into its Wind River subsidiary. Several commentators [...]

DATE 2010 Preview

Posted: Friday, February 5th, 2010 @ 2:01 am in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

The Design Automation and Test in Europe 2010 conference will be held in Dresden Germany from March 8 to 12. DATE has always been a favourite conference of mine to attend, with its excellent technical programme from its beginnings in the late 1990s, and its focus on system level and systems design (not to say [...]