Global Sources
EE Times-Asia
Stay in touch with EE Times Asia
EE Times-Asia > EDA/IP

Transmeta, Sony speed up LongRun2 adoption for cell derivatives

Posted: 06 Apr 2005 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Sony? sony computer entertainment? LongRun2? semiconductor? transistor?

Transmeta Corp. has entered into a strategic alliance with Sony Corp. and Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. Transmeta will provide engineering services to the Sony Group to accelerate and expand its adoption of Transmeta's LongRun2 technologies in products such as cell derivatives, and engage strategic technology collaboration in other engineering areas.

The first aspect of the alliance enables Sony Group to leverage the value of their recent license of Transmeta's LongRun2 technologies. By utilizing Transmeta's experience in advanced low power consumption semiconductor design, Sony Group can accelerate the introduction of LongRun2 and the benefits in their products.

In particular, Sony Group expects to utilize Transmeta to help develop, and accelerate adoption of LongRun2 technologies into products such as Cell derivatives as well as other portable applications. It is expected to encompass engineering on both current and future generation semiconductor process technologies.

Transmeta's LongRun2 technologies address the semiconductor industry's growing problems of excessive chip heat and transistor leakage in high performance semiconductors.

Moreover, Transmeta will provide the services of over a hundred Transmeta engineers to work on advanced projects for the Sony Group.

Article Comments - Transmeta, Sony speed up LongRun2 ad...
*? You can enter [0] more charecters.
*Verify code:


Visit Asia Webinars to learn about the latest in technology and get practical design tips.

Back to Top