TITLE

AMD spinoff to take on FPGA leaders

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Peter
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
Electronic News;1/27/97, Vol. 43 Issue 2152, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plans of Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) for its programmable logic spin-off called Vantis Corp. Vantis' roadmap to future families of complex programmable logic devices (CPLDs); Plans to shrink Vantis' CPLD geometries to 0.25-micron and below by the year 2000; Roadmap to enter the field programmable gate array (FPGA) market.
ACCESSION #
9702090696

 

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