cyclone family

cyclone family

[′sī‚klōn ‚fam·lē]
(meteorology)
A series of wave cyclones occurring in the interval between two successive major outbreaks of polar air, and traveling along the polar front, usually eastward and poleward.
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Consuming 75 percent less power than competing FPGAs, the Cyclone family offers an unprecedented combination of power, functionality, and low cost.
Production-qualified Cyclone III devices will be available in August, continuing the leadership Altera established in the low-cost FPGA space with the introduction of the original Cyclone family in 2002.
Optimizations within the latest release of the Synplify Pro software also provide customers of Altera's first generation of Stratix devices and the Cyclone family of FPGAs with additional performance improvements.
Among our most recently introduced products, the Cyclone(TM) II family is off to a fast start, extending the lead established with the original Cyclone family in the low-cost FPGA space.
Altera's innovative products, such as the low-cost Cyclone family, are accelerating Altera's presence in consumer products and have helped fuel the 22% compound growth Altera has experienced in the consumer market from 1999 to 2004.
The combination of an innovative architecture and high yields delivered a large performance advantage, easy availability, and Cyclone family lifetime revenues that are several times larger than competing alternatives.
The Cyclone II family, designed for high-volume cost-sensitive applications, offers lower costs, higher densities, and more features than the first generation Cyclone family.
Introduced only 21 months ago, the Cyclone family has reached this milestone faster than any other Altera FPGA family.
Altera announced its Cyclone II device family, which will build on the industry-leading position established by the first generation Cyclone family.
Synplicity's efforts on area optimization for our low-cost Cyclone family deliver even more cost savings for our customers.
The DA-3600A consolidates the DA-3400 and DA-3600 platforms, historically known as the Cyclone family of analyzers.
The Cyclone family expands the reach of Altera's PLD