Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC), or AppliedMicro, announced its next-generation PacketPro[tm] multicore processor System-on-a-Chip (SoC) family, designed with advanced subsystem and offload acceleration hardware to enable new levels of security, high availability, low latency, and power management for embedded applications. PacketPro is AppliedMicro’s second-generation embedded processor SoC family and the first to feature offload of critical features for multiple PowerPC® processors with frequency capabilities ranging in performance from 600 MHz to 2.0 GHz and beyond.
Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), the leader in global electronic design innovation, announced that Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ: AMCC) has selected the Cadence® Encounter® Digital Implementation (EDI) System for its large, complex advanced-node designs. EDI System joins other multiprocessing-capable offerings in the AppliedMicro[tm] methodology to form a standardized design infrastructure based set of tools.
Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (NASDAQ:AMCC), a global leader in energy conscious computing and communications solutions, announced its new name as AppliedMicro to reflect the company’s drive for breakthrough energy efficiency and cost optimized semiconductor devices that will propel the company into new growth markets. In keeping with the 30-year AMCC heritage as an innovator in high-speed connectivity and high performance embedded processing, AppliedMicro will remain dedicated to its customers in the telco, datacenter and enterprise markets, while increasing market share by striving to reduce the power consumption of its products by as much as 50 percent.