custom ASIC

custom ASIC

A redundant reference to an ASIC chip. ASICs are already customized for a specific use. See ASIC.
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He headed Intel's ASIC division and then launched Open-Silicon a fabless semiconductor company that offered turn-key custom ASIC solutions and was the CEO of Peernova before joining SiFive as its chief executive officer.
Dukosi is an Edinburgh-based start-up, bringing a new disruptive Lithium-Ion battery cell monitoring technology to market by way of custom ASIC and Near Field wireless Communications products.
Modern firewalls that leverage custom ASIC chips can be fast enough to handle internal firewalling and be cost effective at the same time.
"The new FortiDDoS appliances overcomes all of the above as it has the ability to detect and preventDDoS attacks by utilising a new single-path custom ASIC for performance, increasing up to 10 times the speed compared to competing DDoS mitigation appliances.
For higher performances and lower power consumption, DSP engineers have turned to custom ASICs. Full custom ASIC design offers the highest performance, but the complexity and the cost associated with the design is very high.
Fortinet's FortiGate platform is powered by its second generation FortiASIC-SoC2, which combines general purpose processing power with Fortinet's custom ASIC technology into a single chip, simplifying the overall appliance design while more than doubling the general processing capacity of its predecessor, the FortiASIC SoC.
This makes it much easier to program than the FPGA, custom ASIC and DSP processors that are commonly used in current embedded systems.
Leveraging a custom ASIC and unified interface, Fortinet solutions offer advanced security functionality that scales from remote office to chassis-based solutions with integrated management and reporting.
FirstPass Engineering, a Colorado-based Custom ASIC Design company, today announced that global supercomputer leader Cray Inc.

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