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Improv

A multidimensional Windows spreadsheet from Lotus that allows for easy switching to different views of the data. Data are referenced by name as in a database, rather than the typical spreadsheet row and column coordinates. Improv was originally developed for the NeXt computer.
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In Holland she took part in a weekly event called "The Fountain," where dancers brought new improvs and the audience wrote short critiques.
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Thrane & Thrane will Leverage Improv Jazz DSP(tm) in Next-Generation
Specific information about the Improv products can be obtained from the company's Web site, http://www.
French joins Improv as the Chairman of the Board, replacing Don Weeden who will remain on the board.
The Ensemble Program brings together the best and most relevant resources for designers wishing to leverage the performance and flexibility of a platform-based design approach to rapidly create designer-defined, application-specific chips," said Cary Ussery, President and CEO of Improv Systems.
Improv Systems, a pioneer in configurable DSPs for communications and media, today announced that Taiwan's Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) has licensed its technology as a means to develop single-chip solutions for both voice-over-IP (VoIP) and MPEG-4 enabled products.
Improv Systems tools clearly allow the developer to exploit the power of the Improv Systems architecture," said Alan Weiss, ECL chairman and chief technology officer.
Wind River is committed to working with our WindLink partners like Improv to provide leading development solutions for key emerging markets such as configurable computing," said Caroline Yao, group manager of partner solutions for Wind River.
With this new version, we are expanding the applicability of the configurable DSP approach to a wider range of design needs without compromising the performance of the core or the efficiency of the methodology," said Cary Ussery, President and CEO of Improv Systems.
There is a tremendous demand to integrate high-performance RISC processors such as those from ARM with DSP functionality on a single chip," said Steve Brightfield, vice president of Marketing at Improv.
In addition, Improv offers pre-designed applications platforms for a complete solution and software components to jump start product development efforts.