Found 924 Results

How PCIe 5 Can Accelerate AI and ML Applications

Rambus’ Suresh Andani has written a detailed Semiconductor Engineering article that explores how PCIe 5 can effectively accelerate AI and ML applications. According to Andani, the rapid adoption of sophisticated artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) applications and the shift to cloud-based workloads has significantly increased network traffic in recent years. However, the paradigm of virtualization can […]

Hardware Root of Trust: Everything you need to know

Last updated on: February 8, 2021 As Ben explains, in our latest “Secure Silicon IP Webinar Series“, a root of trust is the security foundation for an SoC, other semiconductor device or electronic system. However its meaning differs depending who you ask. For example, the hardware root of trust contains the keys for cryptographic functions […]

Rambus Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Financial Results

Delivered strong Q4 results, in line with revenue and exceeding profitability expectations Beat 2020 guidance for annual revenue and earnings Generated $185.5 million in cash provided by operating activities for the full year, up 44% year over year Record annual product revenue of $114.0 million driven by Memory Interface Chips, up 56% year over year […]

DDR5 vs DDR4 – All the Design Challenges & Advantages

Last updated on: January 18, 2021 On July 14th, JEDEC announced the publication of the JESD79-5 DDR5 SDRAM standard signaling the nearing industry transition to DDR5 server dual-inline memory modules (DIMM). DDR5 memory brings a number of key performance and power gains to the table, as well as new design challenges. Server system architects, designers, and […]

HiPEAC Tech Transfer Award Highlights DRAMSys4.0 Collaboration

HiPEAC, a European network of almost 2,000 world-class computing systems researchers, named Matthias Jung (Fraunhofer IESE), Lukas Steiner, and Norbert Wehn (TUK) as winners of the prestigious Tech Transfer Award for their work on DRAMSys4.0. With an ongoing collaboration with Fraunhofer IESE on DRAMSys4.0, Rambus salutes the award recipients. “The work Fraunhofer IESE had done […]

Three Top Semiconductor Tech Trends for 2021

As a momentous 2020 fades into the history books, 2021 is expected to be a year of growth and evolution for the semiconductor industry across multiple market segments. Firstly, DDR5 DRAM is slated to enter volume production by the end of 2021, with initial deployments targeting hyperscale data centers. Secondly, AI/ML neural networks – which […]

2020 was a Wild Ride

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic cast a global shadow of uncertainty across multiple markets, including the semiconductor industry. Concerns were initially raised over the reliability of critical silicon supply chains, as well as a dip in demand. Fortunately, both concerns have been assuaged by booming chip sales and shipments, along with $110 billion of […]

Protocol-IP-338 High-speed XTS-GCM Multi-stream Engine

Security Protocol-IP-338 High-speed XTS-GCM Multi-stream Engine The Protocol-IP-338 (EIP-338) is a scalable, high-performance, multi-stream cryptographic engine that offers XTS and GCM modes of operation for the AES algorithms on bulk data. Its flexible data path is suitable to scale from 50 Gbps to 2 Tbps providing a tailored engine with minimal area for your application. […]

The Ultimate Guide to HBM2E Implementation & Selection

This is the most comprehensive guide to selecting and implementing a HBM2E memory IP interface solution. Recently, Frank Ferro and Joseph Rodriguez, Senior Directors Product Management at Rambus, hosted a webinar in our virtual Design Summit discussing about HBM2 and HBM2E memory technology. There’s a lot of decisions that need to be made when you’re […]

Root of Trust for FPGAs

Security Root of Trust for FPGAs FPGAs (Field Programmable Gate Arrays) are widely used in industries such as Defense, Telecommunications, Automotive and AI/ML (Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning) because of their reconfigurability and flexibility. Whether functioning as the essential building blocks of avionics and spacecraft systems, controlling ADAS (Advanced Driver Assisted Systems) systems, or assisting inference workloads […]