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Magma Design Automation
MediaTek Accelerates Netlist-to-GDSII Turnaround On Latest Complex Chipset With Magma's Talus IC Implementation Flow
SAN JOSE, Calif., June 4, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- Magma(r) Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq:LAVA), a provider of semiconductor design software, today announced that MediaTek, the world's leading digital media solution provider based in Taiwan, is designing a complex 9-block chipset that will tapeout soon using Talus(tm) ACC and Talus Vortex IC implementation software. Leveraging the Magma system's automated floorplan synthesis and distributed block implementation, MediaTek was able to shorten the development schedule and reduce runtime by designing all blocks in parallel
Emulex Joins Microsoft Interop Alliance
ORLANDO, Fla., June 4, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- MICROSOFT TECH-ED -- Emulex Corporation (NYSE:ELX) today announced it has joined the Interop Vendor Alliance, a community of software and hardware vendors working to enhance interoperability with Microsoft systems. Emulex values its partnership with Microsoft, including participation in the Microsoft Simple SAN program. Joining the Interop Vendor Alliance furthers its efforts to help ensure that Emulex SAN connectivity solutions are optimized for use in Microsoft environments. By participating in the Interop Vendor Alliance, Emulex will continue to pursue deployment of robust SAN solutions that are integrated and interoperable with Microsoft technologies for simplified installation and management.
CDMA Development Group
CDMA2000 Operators Delivered 3G Services to More Than 350 Million Subscribers Worldwide in Q1 2007
COSTA MESA, Calif., June 4, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The CDMA Development Group (CDG) today announced that CDMA2000(r) surpassed 350 million 3G subscribers by the end of Q1 2007. Including cdmaOne(tm) 2G subscribers, there are now more than 387 million CDMA subscribers worldwide. The CDG also announced that the EV-DO subscriber base more than doubled in the past year to more than 65 million wireless broadband subscribers. The migration from 2G to 3G is occurring rapidly, with 217 CDMA2000 operators in 95 countries offering 3G services in most every major urban center and emerging market. The shipment of more than 30 million CDMA2000 devices per quarter is creating enormous economies of scale.