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What is the most cited reference in the NoC community?

Would you say that if some work is the most cited reference regarding a specific concept, it would represent the reference that introduced that concept? Who is considered/credited for introducing the network-on-chip concept? Based on the number of citations, it … Continue reading

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Fish fight

Recently Synopsys acquired Magma. This made me think of the recent lawsuit from the world of on-chip networks of Sonics against Arteris. What I mean is this possible scenario: A big fish sues a smaller fish. The lawsuit battle will … Continue reading

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To publish or to patent?

I wonder how many of the people from the NoC community are aware of patents in this area. I recently run into some and was not too surprised. I guess that when one does not see too many papers published … Continue reading

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Related blogs

Here is an incomplete and under continuous development list of related blogs. http://info.arteris.com/blog http://www.sonicsinc.com/blog/ http://computerarch.com http://utaharch.blogspot.com/search/label/NoC http://www.multicoreinfo.com/related-blogs/ http://blogs.msdn.com/b/satnam_singh/ Some blogs, not completely unrelated and good to read anyways. http://eda360insider.wordpress.com/

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