Phytec phyBOARD WEGA Industrial Pico-ITX SBC Features Texas Instruments Sitara AM335x SoCs

Phytec has recently announced phyBOARD WEGA board powered by Texas Instruments AM335x Sitara ARM Processors via their phyCORE-AM335x SoM, which comes with up to 1GB DDR3 SDRAM, and up to 2GB NAND Flash. This single board computer targets industrial HMI (Human Machine Interface) and is suitable for various automation and display applications. PhyBOARD WEGA specifications: SoM – phyCORE-AM335x with: SoC …

Sonics’ New IP for Low-Power SoCs Patented

TOKYO — Sonics Inc., a vendor of on-chip interconnect technology based in Milpitas, Calif., has developed a new hardware-based IP block, a so-called “Intelligent Power Controller,” intended to help chip designers develop low-power SoCs. The technology is designed to deliver power savings by the intelligent control of power to cores. The ability to keep cores switched off for longer periods …