Join Spansion at ARM TechCon 2014

Posted on September 22, 2014 by Dr. Saied Tehrani

Next week, Spansion and fellow chip designers, system implementation engineers and software developers will gather in Santa Clara, Calif. for ARM TechCon 2014. Now in its 10th year, the conference delivers an at-the-forefront comprehensive forum intended to ignite the development and optimization of future ARM-based embedded products.  Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from

Spansion Energy Harvesting PMIC Recognized at CTIA 2014 Emerging Technology Awards

Posted on September 12, 2014 by Michele Landry

This week at CTIA’s Super Mobility Week, Spansion was awarded second place at the E-Tech Award in the M2M, IoT, Sensors, RFID & NFC category for its MB39C811, part of the Energy Harvesting PMIC family. The E-Tech Award winners represent the most innovative emerging mobile services, solutions and technology from areas such as the cloud,

A Closer Look at MPUs

Posted on by Clay Merritt

Introduction Part two of this blog series is around microprocessors or MPUs. MPUs rely on external memory and sophisticated power supplies to provide higher processing power with much greater flash and RAM sizes. Let’s get started. MPU Key Characteristics Commonly used names for MPUs are application processors and media processors. MPU vendors include, but are