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1 /PRNewswire/ -- Faraday Technology Corporation (TAIEX: 3035), a leading fabless ASIC and IP provider, today announced that Faraday has licensed the ARM926EJ-S(TM) microprocessor and the ARMv5TEJ instruction set for its next-generation FA CPU family for embedded, networking and multimedia applications.
AMD's x86-64 instruction extensions provide the best upward compatible path for adding 64-bit address capabilities to the x86 instruction set for the PC industry, and we applaud AMD for taking leadership on this issue," said David R.
In essence, with reconfigurable computing "you build the processors and instead of reconfiguring a chip, you reconfigure the instruction set, so you can have a highly tuned instruction set for every component of the algorithm.
By implementing CABAC in instruction set extensions, Tensilica was able to create a low MHz and power efficient version of CABAC in less than half the area of a typical CABAC hardware block.
VIS Kids are power users of Sun's VIS Instruction Set resident on the UltraSPARC(TM) microprocessor and are New-Media experts proficient in the coding and analysis of multimedia, graphics, imaging and networking applications.
The 32-bit processor has been designed to be compatible with the CPU32+ (68000) instruction set, a widely used instruction set supported by a reliable and mature tool chain.
These companies have joined OpenVIS(TM) with the commitment to develop and drive New-Media hardware and software microprocessor interfaces based on the New-Media Visual Instruction Set (VIS(TM)).
Software and firmware engineers will want to explore the Diamond processor software development tools to learn how easy it is to port application code to the Diamond core processor family, and to experience the code performance and code size advantages of the Tensilica Xtensa instruction set architecture.