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Thursday, November 19, 2020

Applied Materials - Nanomanufacturing

"A global leader in nanomanufacturing technology solutions with a broad portfolio of innovative equipment, service and software products for the fabrication of semiconductor chips, flat panels, solar photovoltaic cells, flexible electronics and energy efficient glass."

Applied Materials - Nanomanufacturing - https://www.appliedmaterials.com/

Applied Materials' IP portfolio includes more than 8,000 patents worldwide and technologies. "They make the machines that make the chips".

Virtual Tour of Applied Materials Clean Room

A Virtual Tour of Applied Materials’ Clean Room

” Our machines harness plasma physics, chemistry and lots of computing power in order to fabricate nanoscale structures in the trillions, exactly the same, time after time after time. Many of our systems are developed at the Maydan Technology Center, located on our campus in Sunnyvale, California...."

Applied Materials
3050, Bowers Avenue, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA

Milara Inc - Solutions for Semiconductor Industries

A leading supplier of semi automatic and fully automatic inline printers, wafer bumping and wafer printing equipment. The equipment they manufacture are used in Surface Mount Technology (SMT) and Semiconductor Industries(SI).  - https://www.milarasmt.com/

Milara Inc - Solutions for Semiconductor Industries

They also provide mechanical and electrical engineering design services and Manufacturing Support.

MiniTouch MT2020 Semi Automatic Stencil Printer

"The MiniTouch semi-automatic stencil/screen printer offers advanced technological features and combines them with unprecedented ease of operation."

MiniTouch MT2020 Semi Automatic Stencil Printer

Features Include

  • High precision/low volume prototyping 
  • Vibration squeegee technology equipped 
  • Dual squeegee Pressure Control option.
  • Print Area 12 x 14 inches.
  • Closed Loop Servo Torque Drive Systems
Milara Inc
4 Marc Road Medway, MA 02053 USA

 

Friday, November 06, 2020

AD5932 - Programmable Single-Scan Waveform Generator

 The AD5932 is a waveform generator providing a programmable frequency scan. Utilizing embedded digital processing allowing enhanced frequency control the device generates synthesized analog or digital frequency-stepped waveforms.

AD5932 - Programmable Single-Scan Waveform Generator

This product from Analog Devices is Active. Sinusoidal/triangular/square wave outputs. Output frequency up to 25 Mhz. To program the AD5932, the user enters the start frequency, the increment step size, the number of increments to be made, and the time interval that the part outputs each frequency. The frequency scan profile is initiated, started, and executed by toggling the CTRL pin.

AD5932 - Programmable Single-Scan Waveform Generator

The AD5932 outputs each frequency in the range of interest fora defined length of time and then steps to the next frequency inthe scan range.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

MIPS Technologies - Semiconductor design IP

 MIPS creates industry-standard processor architectures and embedded semiconductor cores that are the heart of many Electronic Gadgets and Equipment or Appliance.

The MIPS architecture was developed decades ago by Stanford University engineering Professor John Hennessy. It is an remarkable example of RISC processing.

"On 8 February 2013[5] MIPS Technologies, Inc. was acquired by Imagination Technologies"

"Imagination Technologies Group plc  a British-based semiconductor R&D company"

MIPS Technologies - Semiconductor design IP - Wayback Machine Snapshot

Processors, analog IP and software tools for the embedded market. Applications in digital television, broadband access, WiFi, cable set-top boxes, DVD recorders, HD DVDs, and VoIP.

  • RF and Wireless Connectivity IP Solutions
  • Connectivity IP Solutions
  • FPGAView Software
The MIPS SEAD -3

The MIPS SEAD -3 System engineering and development board is designed to provide a low-cost means to support various CPU cores allowing the user to evaluate the cores in an FPGA environment.

SEAD-3 also provides a user the ability to utilize the on board Xilinx FPGA for their own custom programming when a MIPS® FM-3 module is added to house the CPU core. When the FM-3 is added the user can then additionally stack on a MIPS® FPGA 5b board that can house up to two additional Xilinx XC5VLX330s providing extra design capacity.

MIPS Technologies, Inc.
955 East Arques Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94085, United States

Updated 4th June 2014

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

VIA Technologies - Motherboard chipsets

Fabless supplier of power efficient x86 processor. VIA has a spread of Components, Boards and Systems for PC, Portable Devices and Embedded Solutions. VIA processors are designed by Centaur Technology, a wholly owned subsidiary of VIA Technologies, Inc. based in Austin Texas.

VIA Technologies - Motherboard chipsets - https://www.viatech.com/

Energy-saving processors with digital media chipsets, along with connectivity/networking and multimedia elements make VIA Boards and Systems Complete Computing Modules packed with power in a small footprint.

VIA Technologies - x86 Processor - Taiwan 

VIA stands for "Very Innovative Architecture". VIA acquired most of Cyrix, then a division of National Semiconductor, and also Integrated Device Technology's Centaur, marking its entry into the x86 microprocessor market. - Via at Wikipedia

VIA Nano X2 processors are the first truly optimized, low power dual-core processors. Combining two 64-bit 'Isaiah' cores in one die, VIA Nano X2 processors deliver industry leading performance-per-watt and improved multi-tasking ability, without consuming more power.

VIA Nano X2 Processor - VIA Technologies

Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan,VIA is registered on the Taiwan Stock Exchange TSE 2388.

Address - 8F, No. 535, Chung-Cheng Road, Taipei, Hsin Tien, Taiwan.

US Address - VIA Technologies, 940 Mission Court, Fremont, CA 94539-8202

Saturday, October 10, 2020

LAPIS Semiconductor - LSI and Foundry

LAPIS Semiconductor a spin-off of the semiconductor business of Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd. is now a member of the ROHM group.

LAPIS Semiconductor - LSI and Foundry

System and Logic LSIs, Memory Devices and optical communication devices are also part of the Product Lineup. They also have ARM-Based Microcontrollers and Support Chips for Portable Wireless Electronic Products.

Lazurite Sub-GHz - IoT

Lazurite Sub-GHz is an open platform microcomputer board with Lapis Semiconductor's 16-bit low consumption microcontroller ML620Q504.

Lazurite Sub-GHz - IoT - LAPIS Semiconductor

It includes a specific low-power (920 MHz band) technical certification acquisition module that can realize communication of hundreds of meters with low power consumption, so it is easy to realize IoT's sensor node.

Old Post of delabs
Oki Semiconductor - A full range of digital ICs from RTCs to MPUs and network devices.

"With his enterprising spirit, Kibataro Oki (1848-1906) was far ahead of his time in the late 1800s. In January 1881, convinced that the nation was about to enter the age of communications, he founded Meikosha, the origins of today's OKI."

Friday, September 18, 2020

MAX8881 and DS2490 Characterization for Cells

Rechargeable AA cells are very popular for a large variety of portable applications. The number of brands is also high, and the cell quality can differ considerably. Cell capacity is sometimes different from that specified, and the capacity often deteriorates dramatically after a limited number of discharge cycles. ....

See Maxim Application Note - Simple Characterization Circuit for Rechargeable AA Cells

https://www.maximintegrated.com/en/design/technical-documents/app-notes/3/3874.html

This characterization circuit, plus a PC and some software, accurately measures the full discharge cycle for a rechargeable AA cell. Cell capacity and output resistance can easily be determined from the curve resulting from these measurements.

MAX8881 and DS2490 Characterization for Cells

In Figure 1, the simple circuit is connected to the USB port of a PC. No external power source is required because power is extracted from the USB bus voltage. U1 (DS9490R) is a USB dongle that converts the USB protocol to the 1-Wire® protocol, thereby allowing the PC to communicate with the key circuit component (U2).

LED Chips and RF Semiconductors - Cree

 "Cree LEDs combine highly efficient InGaN materials with proprietary substrates to deliver superior price/performance for high-intensity LEDs...."

LED Chips and Lighting from Cree - https://www.cree.com/

Product line include lighting-class LEDs, LED lighting Solutions. They also have semiconductors for wireless and power applications.

LED Chips and RF Semiconductors - Cree

Wolfspeed, A Cree Company, stands alone as the premier provider of the most field-tested SiC and GaN Power and RF solutions in the world. As the leader in wide bandgap semiconductor technology.

Cree Lighting Solutions

"The lighting elements of LEDs are modulated by diffusers, so you won't be distracted by hotspots or glare. The only thing you'll experience is life under beautiful, radiant light."

Powerex - Power Devices Manufacturer

A leading supplier of discrete devices, modules and integrated high power semiconductor solutions. They are also a sales partner to Mitsubishi Electric and other power electronic firms.

Powerex - Power Devices Manufacturer - https://www.pwrx.com/

They manufactures a wide range of rectifier and thyristor products at its Youngwood, PA factory. The product line includes IGBTs (Insulated Gate Bipolar Transistors), HVIGBTs, IPMs (Intelligent Power Modules), rectifiers, thyristors, custom power modules and assemblies.

Powerex - IGBT HVIGBT

IGBT / HVIGBT

The Powerex IGBT/HVIGBT line-up includes both Mitsubishi devices as well as Powerex self-manufactured devices. Mitsubishi IGBTs employ their CSTBT (Carrier Stored Trench-Gate Bipolar Transistor) technology, supporting the reduced power loss and miniaturization required for industrial applications

J1-Series Power Modules Enhance Automotive Efficiency & Reliability.Powerex HVIGBTs and HV diodes, feature highly insulating housings that offer enhanced protection by means of greater creepage and strike clearance distance for many demanding applications like medium voltage drives and auxiliary traction applications.

Powerex, Inc.
200 Hillis Street, Youngwood, Pennsylvania 15697, USA.

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Field Oriented Control using XC886/888

"XC800 family of 8-bit MCUs combines a dual-cycle 8051 core with embedded flash memory and powerful on-chip peripherals. The high-quality MCUs are well-suited for a wide range of 5 V and 3 V applications, including motor control, automotive body and white goods, and add networking functionality to industrial and building automation systems."

Field Oriented Control using XC886/888

The FOC Drive Application Kit provides customers with a cost-effective method of evaluating and developing Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM) control applications using the FOC technique.

FOC Drive Application Kit

CANmotion BLDC Evaluation Platform

"The CANmotion board was designed to provide an easy to use BLDC motor control platform. The board is equipped with a reverse polarity safe power supply with a DC/DC converter for 5 V supply line, a high performance 8 bit microcontroller with 32 kB flash memory, an operational amplifier for the DC-link current measurement, a resistor network for back EMF and DC-link voltage measurement, a CAN interface and of course an inverter with discrete gate driver."

From Infineon Technologies - parent company is Siemens

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Solid State Optronics - Special SSR Devices

SSO  founded in 1982 by Zag Kadah develops unique products in the form of solid state technology devices. SSO was the first company to offer a solid state relay with over-current protection in an ultra-miniature 4 pin SOP package - .ssousa.com

Solid State Optronics - Special SSR Devices

Products include MOS Output SSRs ,  SCR Output SSRs (Solid State Relays), Multifunction Telecom Switches, Triac Drivers and many types of Optocouplers.

Solid State Optronics - Special SSR Devices

How does a telephone line work?

"There are several different states that the phone line can be in, depending upon what the phone is doing, and what the phone company is doing to the phone. The central office (or nearby equivalent) applies various DC and AC voltages to the two-wire phone loop (labeled "tip" and "ring") during these various stages of call progress. In the idle state, the telephone company central office applies -48(±6) Vdc...."

Solid State Optronics
2 North First Street, San Jose, CA 95113, USA.

Friday, August 14, 2020

MicroTec from Siborg Canada

Development and production of different kinds of scientific software. Has developed software products like SibLin: a 3D solver for Poisson/Diffusion/Heat Transfer. They also develop custom designed software tools. https://siborg.com/

MicroTec from Siborg Canada

MicroTec from Siborg Canada

MicroTec is a widely recognized educational tool and is now used by more than 75 universities in 25 countries including University of California at Berkeley and Waseda University in Tokyo. The software is a perfect supplement to any book or a course on semiconductor devices or processes which enables students to create their own devices and test them under varying real world parameters.

Siborg Systems Inc
24 Combermere Cres, Waterloo, ON N2L 5B1 Canada

Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Semtech Corporation - Analog and Mixed Signa

Semiconductor Solutions for a wide range of Applications, from Networking & Communications and Consumer Electronics like Smartphones, Digital Camera, HDTV and Devices like Netbooks and Set Top Box. They also manufacture High Rel Discrete Semiconductors.

Semtech Corporation - Analog and Mixed Signal - https://www.semtech.com/

Semtech Corporation  a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors announced a new addition to its smart sensing solutions that enhances wireless connectivity by intelligently controlling the radio frequency (RF) power in connected devices including smart phones, tablets and wearables.

Semtech Corporation - Analog and Mixed Signal

“Semtech offers a unique smart sensor solution targeting specifically SAR proximity applications,” said David Wong, Senior Director for Semtech’s Wireless and Sensing Products Group. “The new sensing solution provides best in-class sensitivity for optimal human presence detection enabling mobile manufacturers to comply with worldwide SAR regulation without otherwise compromising RF system performance.”

Founded 1960, Corporate headquarters in Camarillo, California.

Semtech Corporation 
200 Flynn Road, Camarillo, CA 93012, United States

Toshiba Electronic Devices

Toshiba Electronic Devices offers a wide IC and discrete product range. high-end memory, microcontrollers and ASIC. Optoelectronic Semiconductors include Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) and Photocouplers.

Toshiba Electronic Components

Toshiba InGaAlP LED-devices feature high brightness as it employs four-element LED chip technology (InGaAlP). Higher Visibility, Low Power and Reliable LEDs for Lighting.

Toshiba News n-channel power MOSFET

Toshiba expands family of semi power devices with new n-channel power management MOSFET. - Toshiba News n-channel power MOSFET

Toshiba has a wide and very diverse range of components and advanced materials technologies.

Smithsonian - The Chip Collection

The National Museum of American History's Chip Collection consists of individual donations of objects, images and documenation that traces the history of integrated circuits.

Smithsonian - The Chip Collection

The Chip Collection is a continuing work-in-progress concerning a small part of the permanent collection of the Division of Information Technology & Society's Electricity Collections.

ICE, originally located in Phoenix & Scottsdale, Arizona, was purchased after ICE's 30-year collection had been donated & accessioned by the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institution.

Smithsonian - The Chip Collection

Pictures
This site's refrence pictures, diagrams, x-rays, thumbnail selections, and in some cases actual logbook pages in a single category to make your research faster.

Chip Fun
An important though unusual aspect of the history of integrated circuit technology is buried deep inside many chips, we call this chip art.

Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Renesas Technology - Semiconductors

Development, design, manufacture, sales and servicing of system LSIs, including microcomputers, logic and analog devices, discrete devices and memory products, including flash memory and SRAM.

Renesas Technology - Semiconductors
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Renesas Technology was established April 1, 2003 as a joint venture of Hitachi, Ltd. and Mitsubishi Electric.

YRPBRL78L12 For RL78/L12

The Renesas Promotion Board is pre-programmed to work with the GUI provided on the included DVD to demonstrate the key low power capabilities of the RL78/L12 device family along with it's direct drive LCD functionality.

YRPBRL78L12 For RL78/L12

The RPBRL78L12 includes RL78/L12 CPU board with custom segment LCD integrated, On Chip Debugger (OCD), Eclipse based e2studio (a Integrated Development Environment), Free of charge GNU compiler and Example embedded code, extensive documentation.

Renesas Electronics Corporation
2801 Scott Boulevard Santa Clara, CA 95050-2554, USA

Principles of Semiconductor Devices

The purpose of this text is to explore the internal behavior of semiconductor devices, so that we can understand the relation between the device geometry and material parameters on one hand and the resulting electrical characteristics on the other hand.

Principles of Semiconductor Devices 

The Primary Focus: The MOSFET and CMOS Integrated Circuits The Metal-Oxide-Silicon Field-Effect-Transistor (MOSFET) is the main subject of this text, since it is already the prevailing device in microprocessors and memory circuits.

Principles of Semiconductor Devices

In addition, the MOSFET is increasingly used in areas as diverse as mainframe computers and power electronics. The MOSFET’s advantages over other types of devices are its mature fabrication technology, its successful scaling characteristics and the combination of complementary MOSFETs yielding CMOS circuits.

Topics Include -Schottky diode current, Metal-Semiconductor contacts,Electrostatic analysis of a p-n diode,Reverse bias breakdown, Optoelectronic devices, Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), Ideal transistor model.

Monday, June 22, 2020

MOSIS - Affordable Integrated Circuits Fabricatio

MOSIS Is An Multi-Project Wafer (MPW) Integrated Circuit (IC) Fabrication Service Provider.

MOSIS - Affordable Integrated Circuits Fabrication

"MOSIS is operated by the Information Sciences Institute at the University of Southern California (USC). MOSIS merges multiple IC designs submitted by both companies and universities onto multi-project wafers (MPW) to share the cost of fabrication among multiple users."

MOSIS - Affordable Integrated Circuits Fabrication

MOSIS - Metal Oxide Semiconductor Implementation Service

MOSIS keeps the cost of fabricating    prototype quantities low by aggregating multiple designs onto one mask set. This allows customers to share overhead costs associated with mask making, wafer fabrication, and assembly.

MOSIS Design Reference

A variety of design flows (digital, analog, mixed-signal) can be used with a number of different CAD tools, technology files, design kits, libraries and IP to create designs for processes accessed by MOSIS.

MOSIS Integrated Circuit Fabrication Service
USC Information Sciences Institute, 4676 Admiralty Way, 7th floor
Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6695, USA

Saturday, April 11, 2020

Holtek Semiconductor - Smart Chips

Holtek Semiconductor is a leading professional IC design house in Taiwan. Holtek's product development strategy is firmly focused in the two areas of microcontroller and microcontroller peripheral devices.

Holtek Semiconductor - Smart Chips

The ESK32-220 Development Board is designed for the CMOS sensor and includes an actual HT32F2755 device. The accompanying peripheral components on the board include a Buzzer, input Keys, Joystick, CMOS sensor connector, RS232 socket, RS485 socket, SD Card socket, Smart Card socket, EEPROM, Serial Flash, LEDs, Potentiometer as well as a 2.8" 320x240 non-touch TFT-LCD module etc.

Holtek Semiconductor IC design

This wide range of peripheral components will allow users to quickly understand and evaluate the HT32F2755 functions and features. The ESK32-220 can be used with the e-Link32 Pro debug adapter, providing the user with a complete development environment.

Holtek Semiconductor Inc.
No.3, Creation Rd. II, Science park, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

AKM Semiconductor - Mixed-signal IC

Asahi Kasei Microdevices designs and manufactures CMOS mixed signal integrated circuits for applications including audio, multimedia, data storage, and telecommunications."

AKM Semiconductor - CMOS Solutions

Products include analog-digital mixed circuit ICs for mobile communications equipment, A/D and D/A converters based on Delta-Sigma self-calibration technology, and data storage ICs incorporating lossless data compression and error correction technology. Other Products - Touchscreen Controllers, Clock Generators.

Electronic Compass Development Kit

Electronic Compass Development Kit

AK8975/C is 3-axis electronic compass IC with high sensitive Hall sensor technology.

"AKM electronic compass ICs uses magnetic sensors (Hall element) with wide dynamic range and ideal linearity. The silicon monolithic structure achieves high accuracy and reliability, and it is optimized for high-volume manufacturing."

Asahi Kasei Microdevices Corporation
1-105 Kanda Jinbocho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8101 Japan,

Monday, April 06, 2020

Vishay - Discrete Semiconductors and Passive Components

Manufacturers of discrete semiconductors like diode rectifiers, transistors, and optoelectronics and even some ICs.

Brands- BCcomponents, Dale. General Semiconductor, Spectrol, Sprague, Telefunken.

The passive electronic components like resistors, capacitors, inductors, sensors, and transducers are also in the main section of thier product portfolio.

Vishay - Discrete Semiconductors and Passive Components

Vishay - Discrete Semiconductors and Passive Components

 Vishay History

"In the 1950s, patents were issued for the PhotoStress products developed by Dr. Felix Zandman. These products reveal and measure stress distribution in airplanes, cars, and other structures under live load conditions. .....

Dr. Zandman, with the financial support of Alfred P. Slaner, founded Vishay in 1962 to develop and manufacture Bulk Metal foil resistors. The Company was named after the village in Lithuania ........"

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Integrated Device Technology - IDT - Semiconducto

Leadership in digital technologies, coupled with its in-house analog capabilities. They have solutions for Computing, Communications and Consumer Electronics. They Streamline data transmission and data-communication in the Networks.

Integrated Device Technology - IDT - Semiconductors

The Product Line includes Clock / Timing Devices , Display / Video Solutions, Memory Interface Products and SRAMs. For Small Computing devices there are Touch Products, Processors and USB/PCI Express Chips. They also manufacture RISCore 64-bit Processors for large computing systems.

Integrated Device Technology - IDT - Semiconductors

DAC1653Q-DB High-Performance 16-bit Quad DAC

"The DAC1653Q-DB evaluation board features the DAC1658Q high-speed quad channel 16-bit DAC with high common mode voltage. The DAC1653Q-DB evaluation board is suitable for dynamic performance evaluation from low to high output frequency configurations."

Founded 1980, Corporate headquarters in San Jose, California.

Integrated Device Technology - IDT - Semiconductors
6024 Silver Creek Valley Road, San Jose, CA 95138, United States.

Saturday, February 08, 2020

Amkor Technology - Semiconductor Services

A technology innovator in packaging and test solutions. The pakaging formats include wafer level, CSP, BGA, leadframe and the enablement of next generation 3D packaging solutions.

They offer test services for many devices and designs that are used in Mordern day Electronic Gadgets that have application specific integrated circuits, memory devicea, and mixed signal and RF sections.

Amkor Technology - Semiconductor Services

Amkor also offers IC and Semiconductor Test Services. The also provide IC Package Design Services and complete turnkey solutions.

Amkor Flip Chip BGA (fcBGA) packages are assembled around state-of-the-art, single unit laminate or ceramic substrates.

Flip Chip BGA - Amkor Technology

This IC packaging technology is applicable for high pincount and / or high performance ASICs.

The variety of fcBGA package options allows package selection to be tailored to the specific thermal needs of the end product.

Amkor Technology
1900 South Price Road, Chandler AZ USA

NICHIA - Semiconductors and Materials

Japanese chemical engineering and manufacturing company, headquartered in Tokushima, Japan. Specializes in the manufacturing and distribution of phosphors, including light-emitting diodes (LEDs), battery materials and calcium chloride.

NICHIA - Semiconductors and Materials

Products include Ultraviolet LEDs (UV-LEDs), Light Emitting Diode (InGaN LED), LASER DIODEs and Compound Semiconductor Materials. Fine Chemicals and Special Materials for electronic component manufacture.

NICHIA - Semiconductors and Materials

"Nichia 219 white LED offers typical 140 lumen output at 1 W input power with 5,000 K color temperature. Using a uniformly phosphor coated chip, Nichia 219 has the industry leading source brightness and tightest optical footprint. The spatial color uniformity is also optimized with Nichia's leading phosphor technology. At 350 mA drive current, the typical forward voltage is only 3.0 V. Additionally, this package is capable of drive currents up to 1.5 A."

Shuji Nakamura's invention of the first high brightness blue-light LED, which was based on gallium nitride lead to the LED Lighting Phenomena.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Nordic Semiconductor - Wireless Microchip

A semiconductor company specializing in design solutions at the microchip level in the areas of wireless communication and multimedia. Nordic Semiconductor ASA is a world leader in high-speed data converters and short-range radio communication.

Nordic Semiconductor - Wireless Microchip

ANT is a proven, ultra low power, flexible and easy-to-use network protocol for 2.4GHz ISM band communication. ANT provides multivendor interoperability via the ANT+ managed network and the member companies of the open ANT+ Alliance.

Useful for ultra low power wireless sensor network applications including wireless sensors and hubs.

ANT - Single chip ICs/solutions

ANT is perfectly suited for any kind of low data rate sensor network topologies in personal area networks (PANs) and practical wireless sensor networks

Nordic nRF51 SoC Eval Kit

"Nordic Semiconductor has released a matchbox-sized, low cost, battery-powered eval kit for its latest nRF51 Series of SoCs that allows engineers to perform real-world environmental testing of ANT+, Bluetooth low energy (including Bluetooth Smart), and proprietary 2.4GHz ultra low power wireless sensors and accessories 'in the field'"

Nordic Semiconductor ASA
Otto Nielsens veg 12 Trondheim, 7052 Norway

NXP Semiconductors - Microcontrollers

From the smallest 8-bit to the highest performing 32-bit ARM microcontrollers. LPC3000, LPC2000, LPC900, LPC700 microcontroller families. Even derivatives from the foundation chip 80C51.

NXP Semiconductors - Microcontrollers
 
NXP's ARM solutions from a basic microcontroller, a more advanced Digital Signal Controller (DSC), or a dedicated application processor. Types Cortex Set, ARM7, and ARM9.

KNX - Solutions for Home & Building Control Applications
 
KNX - Solutions for Home & Building Control Applications

The stability and flexibility of KNX make it a tremendously popular choice for intelligent wired home and building automation networks. This evaluation board will help developers create cost-efficient KNX designs very quickly, while taking advantage of the very low active power consumption of the NXP Cortex-M0 microcontroller, as well as its powerful 32-bit architecture.

History - NXP (for Next eXPerience) Semiconductors is the name for the semiconductor company founded by Philips.

Marvell Technology Group - Semiconductor Design

Fabless semiconductor provider of application-specific standard products, these are used in storage, communications and consumer electronic products.

Marvell Technology Group - Semiconductor Design

Products include system-on-a-chip (SoC) devices using its IP base of analog, mixed-signal, digital signal processing and also embedded RISC-ARM solutions. They have chips for Ethernet, Cellular-Mobile, Tablets and Portable Electronic Devices.

Marvell Technology Group - Wi-Fi Microcontroller Platform

Wi-Fi Microcontroller Platform

Marvell's development boards support easy evaluation, software development, and hardware prototyping. Contact your Marvell sales representative to obtain one.

ARMADA family of application processors

Marvell's CPUs deliver higher performance and lower power dissipation while providing full software compatibility to all ARM-based applications. ARAMADA is suitable for many applications such as netbooks, smartphones, and intelligent connected displays.

Marvell Technology Group
5488 Marvell Ln, Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA.