September 14, 2009 09:00 ET

Power Architecture® Technology to Be Focal Point of Inaugural Linley Tech Processor Conference™ Member Presentations Will Focus on the Latest Multicore Processor, Queuing and Traffic Management Developments for Next Generation SoCs

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 14, 2009) - Underscoring the value of Power Architecture® technology in next generation systems, the inaugural Linley Tech Processor Conference will feature Power Architecture products, solutions and technology presentations by, the organization that promotes and develops standards for Power Architecture technology, and the Power Architecture ecosystem. The event will be held at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Jose, September 16-17, 2009.

"Power Architecture technology is deployed broadly across key applications and markets," said Linley Gwennap, founder and principal analyst, The Linley Group. "At the Linley Tech Processor Conference, members will be disclosing new and innovative Power Architecture solutions to meet the challenges of next-generation networking and communications designs."

The two-day event will provide designers with in-depth information from Power Architecture industry leaders on the newest chips and technologies used in networking and communications applications. members are also sponsoring at various levels including Premier sponsors Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC) and Freescale Semiconductor, Inc., platinum sponsor LSI Corporation, and gold sponsors IBM and will present and demonstrate new developments on Power Architecture technology, queuing and traffic management requirements in the next generation SoCs, innovative energy management strategies in embedded processor SoCs, multicore processor cache and subsystem for networking and storage, and multicore architecture for communications applications.

Attendees will have the opportunity for one-to-one discussions with experts from and its member companies during the Grand Reception, September 16th from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

" is a GOLD level sponsor of this event in order to showcase the continued innovation and leadership of Power Architecture ecosystem," said Fawzi Behmann, Marketing Director, "This is a great opportunity for designers to interact with leading industry experts on Power Architecture and learn about the diversity and breadth of Power Architecture-based solutions."

Presentations focused on Power Architecture technology are scheduled daily and include:

--  Market Drivers and Enabling Technologies for Multicore Processors,
    Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.
--  A Deterministic Multicore Architecture for Communications
    Applications, LSI Corporation
--  Key Features of the Power Architecture,
--  Introduction to the New High-Performance IBM PowerPC Core, IBM
--  Multicore Processor Cache and Subsystem Design for a High-Performance
    PowerPC Targeting Networking and Storage, LSI Corporation
--  Queuing and Traffic Management requirements in Next Generation SoCs,
    Applied Micro Circuits Corporation (AMCC)
--  Meeting Energy Efficiency Standards with Innovative Energy Management
    Strategies in Embedded Processor SoCs, Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

A complete schedule and registration information is available at:


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