ARM Buys Cadence Display IP

ARM (LSE: ARM) (NASDAQ: ARMH), the leading semiconductor IP supplier, and Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that the companies have signed a definitive agreement for the sale and transfer of Cadence PANTA display controller cores to ARM. The agreement enhances the companies’ long-standing ecosystem collaboration…

Gateworks Now at Avnet Embedded

 Avnet Embedded, a division of Avnet Electronics Marketing Americas, a business region of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT), today announced that it has inked a distribution agreement with Gateworks Corporation, the leading supplier of powerful ARM-based single board computers (SBCs) for transmitting and receiving audio, video and data in embedded wireless and wired network systems. Click to tweet:…

Web Down! Surviving the Inconceivable Supply Chain Disaster

Site down isn’t just a problem for the likes of the New York Times and other media outlets that have ticked off a despot somewhere in the world. An onslaught of “denial-of-service” attacks in segments of the economy that have heavily embraced e-commerce and other online process management functions could spell disaster and trigger massive…

Poor Data Clouds Supply Chain Visibility

My perspective on supply chain comes with a strong semiconductor technology bias, a partiality for supply management and an appreciation of operations with the processes that surround it. Coming from the semiconductor and telecommunications industries, I have seen the need for innovation, quality and cost management. Being an engineer, I like data; having worked in…