Home > Community > Blogs > Design IP and Verification IP > new memory technologies new possibilities
 
Login with a Cadence account.
Not a member yet?
Create a permanent login account to make interactions with Cadence more conveniennt.

Register | Membership benefits
Get email delivery of the Cadence IP blog (individual posts).
 

Email

* Required Fields

Recipients email * (separate multiple addresses with commas)

Your name *

Your email *

Message *

Contact Us

* Required Fields
First Name *

Last Name *

Email *

Company / Institution *

Comments: *

New Memory Technologies, New Possibilities

Comments(0)Filed under: Wide-IO, DDR4, memory, DDR, Design IP, storage, SoC Realization, Denali, controller IP, IP, SoC, wide I/O

As a complete gadget geek, it’s always exciting to play with the latest technological toys. But if you stop to consider how each new wave of applications powered by these devices impacts the underlying SoC designs, you quickly realize that the memory and storage subsystem is now central to SoC Realization. Poor memory and storage design will impact everything from the user experience to the applications that are possible. There is nothing quite so sad as a shiny new gadget that falls short because of poor memory performance (something easily avoided with the right IP), or trying to install a new app only to have to decide what you must delete to make room for it.

It’s been a busy few weeks for the IP team with the announcement of support for two new memory technologies – DDR4 and Wide I/O.

With Wide I/O and DDR4 offering significantly improvements for the device classes they target for, it’s exciting to contemplate how design teams will leverage them to deliver on the next wave of devices. So whether it’s a high performance gaming desktop, a sleek new tablet, or enterprise equipment that interests you, new memory technologies will play a key role.

Learn more about Cadence Design IP for Memory and Storage.

Neil Hand

Related Blog Posts

Wide I/O Memory and 3D ICs -- A New Dimension for Mobile Devices

Memory and Storage Control -- Next Frontier for Third-Party IP?

 

 

Comments(0)

Leave a Comment


Name
E-mail (will not be published)
Comment
 I have read and agree to the Terms of use and Community Guidelines.
Community Guidelines
The Cadence Design Communities support Cadence users and technologists interacting to exchange ideas, news, technical information, and best practices to solve problems and get the most from Cadence technology. The community is open to everyone, and to provide the most value, we require participants to follow our Community Guidelines that facilitate a quality exchange of ideas and information. By accessing, contributing, using or downloading any materials from the site, you agree to be bound by the full Community Guidelines.