August 26, 2011

Magma Rising

How Rajeev Madhavan is Taking Magma to the Next Level

by Amelia Dalton

In this week's Fish Fry, I interview Rajeev Madhavan (Magma CEO) about Magma’s Silicon One initiative, how he thinks Magma fits into the EDA ecosystem and where EDA should be headed in the future. Also, Mentor Graphics plays musical product lines and Catapult C finds itself with a chair....at another company. I'll give some wild speculation on what actually happened.

I have a DE0-Nano Development Board to give out, but you'll have to listen to find out how to win.

If you like this new series be sure to drop a comment in the box below.

 

Watch Previous Fish Frys

Fish Fry Links - August 19, 2011

More Information about Magma

Magma's Silicon One initiative

Bryon Moyer's Blog Post: Catapult C Changes Hands

DE0-Nano Development Board

Fish Fry Executive Interviews

Moshe Gavrielov, CEO - Xilinx

John Bruggeman, Former CMO - Cadence Design Systems

Darrin Billerbeck, CEO - Lattice Semiconductor

Lauro Rizzatti, Vice President of Marketing, EVE

Bill Neifert, CTO - Carbon Design Systems

Sean Dart, CEO - Forte Design Systems

Kapil Shankar, CEO - SiliconBlue

Andy Pease, CEO - QuickLogic

Comments:

Nice interview this week.
Posted on August 27, 2011 at 2:29 AM
The interview was good, and give a lead how eda and soc industry is shaping up for the future.
Posted on August 27, 2011 at 7:48 AM
i want to design a walking aid for the blind using the DE0 board, interfacing into to sensors and give the person a audio and vibrational alert. this system would be attached to their walking stick itself.
Posted on August 27, 2011 at 7:59 AM
Elevators control
Industrial Applications
Robotics
Posted on August 28, 2011 at 7:40 AM
@p@ I want to design a self-contained sensor and processor unit to be installed on a flag pole near a beach. The idea is to measure audio captured from the sea waves (tide) and vibration from weather (windy) conditions and post process it to ... well let's just say that I'd like to raise your eyebrows wondering. An imp strategy to grab a girl's attention smiling
Posted on August 31, 2011 at 7:12 AM
rosinkrans I would like to use this kit to evaluate the VIP suit with QSys. My intention is to connect a camera to it and do my own pattern recognition algorithms/block in QSys that can compare two images and calculate they're motion vectors depending on if they have a recognized shape or not. The application would be hand gesture recondition to control lights/motors/belts etc...
Posted on September 01, 2011 at 5:41 PM
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