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Power Modeling Standard Released

IEEE 2416 is the newly released standard for power modeling. What can we expect from it?

U.S. Consortium Pulls Ecosystem Into Quantum

Through QEDC, the U.S. government helps build industry support behind quantum computing.

Optimizing Power For Learning At The Edge

Making learning on the edge work requires a significant reduction in power, which means rethinking all parts of the flow.

Determining Where Power Analysis Matters Most

Need for accuracy varies greatly, depending on where in the design flow it is used and the overall system architecture.

HBM2E: The E Stands for Evolutionary

The new version of the high bandwidth memory standard promises greater speeds and feeds and that’s about it.

DRAM Tradeoffs: Speed Vs. Energy

Experts at the Table: Which type of DRAM is best for different applications, and why performance and power can vary so much.

Using Memory Differently To Boost Speed

Getting data in and out of memory faster is adding some unexpected challenges.

Low-Power Design Becomes Even More Complex

New markets, technologies and tradeoffs that span multiple different disciplines are turning this into an increasingly difficult team effort.

Will In-Memory Processing Work?

Changes that sidestep von Neumann architecture could be key to low-power ML hardware.

Wrestling With High-Speed SerDes

Higher performance helps smooth the gap between analog and digital, but it adds a number of new twists.

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Round Tables

DRAM Tradeoffs: Speed Vs. Energy

Experts at the Table: Which type of DRAM is best for different applications, and why performance and power can vary so much.

HBM2 Vs. GDDR6: Tradeoffs In DRAM

Experts at the Table, part 1: Choices vary depending upon application, cost and the need for capacity and bandwidth, but the number of options is c...

Planning For 5G And The Edge

Experts at the Table, part 2: Understanding 5G's benefits, limitations and design challenges.

Process Variation And Aging

Experts at the Table, part 2: How the very fast progress of the semiconductor industry is making transistor aging even more difficult.

Aging In Advanced Nodes

Experts at the Table, part 1: Why aging and reliability no longer can be addressed with margining in finFETs and automotive applications.

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Multimedia

In-Memory Computing

Why this approach is so interesting today, and what it really entails.

In Memory And Near-Memory Compute

How much power is spent storing and moving data.

Memory In Microcontrollers

Different approaches where more memory is required.

Memory Options And Tradeoffs

What kinds of memories work best where and why.

Latency Under Load: HBM2 vs. GDDR6

Why choosing memory depends upon data traffic.

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