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All blog posts tagged "HMC"

Why Arira Platforms Built an HMC Evaluation Board

Dan Williams   |   August 1, 2014   |   Memory

HMCDan Williams, Vice President Sales & Marketing / Arira Platforms

Tools and resources for customer testing and evaluation are key to the success of any emerging technology.  Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) is no different.  At Arira, we saw the potential in HMC and started to consider creating an HMC evaluation board and development kit in April 2011. The platform would be used by customers to perform detailed evaluations of HMC performance in their specific applications and would enable the HMC to be exercised via a program written by that customer. The power supply design would have to enable monitoring of power levels on individual rails to both the HMC and the FPGAs.

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Accelerating System Bandwidth with Serial Memory Solutions Using Hybrid Memory Cube Technology

Jay Walstrum   |   January 29, 2014   |   All Products

For over 4 years, Micron and Altera have been collaborating on HMC technologies. This ongoing work led to the industry’s first demonstration of a working HMC controller, announced last September and demonstrated at the Supercomputing ’13 Conference in Denver. The working demonstration board consists of one Micron® HMC short reach (SR) device and four 28nm Altera Stratix V FPGAs, each of which has 40 GB/s of bandwidth for 160 GB/s of total bandwidth. This demonstration of Strati...

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Tags: HMC, Performance

A Look Back at SC13

Richard Murphy   |   December 13, 2013   |   All Products

I attended this year’s Supercomputing Conference (SC13) a few weeks ago and have finally had a chance to sift through all the news announcements, technical sessions, and meeting notes to provide you with a few highlights. Our very own Todd Farrell gave an overview of HMC technology to conference-goers while Micron and Fujitsu announced the integration of our HMC technology into a supercomputer! I think this is a game-changing system design, which will provide flatter, more powerful memory ...

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HMC Arrives Just in Time to Be Your New Standard for Memory Performance: Part 3

Tom Kinsley   |   November 20, 2013   |   All Products

Back again with part 3 of my blog series outlining the features and benefits of Micron’s HMC.  My last post covered HMC’s abstracted memory management, simplified and scalable interface, and superior performance.  Let’s finish up by discussing these additional key features: Uncomplicated Board Layout and Dense Package Our short-reach (SR) HMC device comes in two packages: the four-link, 31mm x 31mm package and the smaller two-link, 16mm x 19.5mm package, which are ea...

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HMC Arrives Just in Time to Be Your New Standard for Memory Performance: Part 2

Tom Kinsley   |   November 14, 2013   |   All Products

In my last post, I touched on some obstacles of traditional memory for system designers and hinted at the reasons why so many companies have selected Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) as their new standard for memory performance. Here, let’s start to break down some of the key features—including abstracted memory,  unique interface, and superior performance—that make HMC such a breakthrough solution. Abstracted Memory Management and Communication The standard DDR4 data sheet excee...

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Buzz from the Linley Tech Processor Conference – HMC and More

Jay Walstrum   |   October 31, 2013   |   All Products

The week before last, I traveled 20 minutes down Highway 101 from Micron’s San Jose offices to Santa Clara to attend the 7th Annual Linley Tech Processor Conference. The small (just over 400 participants), two-day event was like a breath of fresh air compared to some of the more massive conferences that I’ve attended. There were some targeted OEMs and a smattering of industry media, but most of the attendees were real engineers trying to solve real problems. The keynote session cover...

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HMC Arrives Just in Time to Be Your New Standard for Memory Performance

Tom Kinsley   |   September 25, 2013   |   All Products

Hybrid Memory Cube

Time-to-market and the ability to “tweak” an existing design to achieve that next level of performance are paramount for system architects, board designers, layout engineers, and others responsible for developing high-performance, cost-sensitive, dependable systems. But if you’re reading this, you understand the frustrations and challenges in trying to meet those goals with traditional memory options. The design-to-market time requirements vary greatly by industry but are all ...

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See HMC Live!

Susan Platt   |   September 4, 2013   |   All Products

Our just-announced Altera/HMC reference boards represent an industry first in two ways. Not only are they the industry’s first public demonstration of HMC’s interoperability with FPGAs, but Altera is also the first enabler member of the HMC Consortium to announce product/production support for HMC in their next-generation devices. HMC will be supported by Altera’s Generation 10 portfolio, which  includes both Stratix 10 and Arria 10 FPGAs and SoCs. These reference boards g...

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The Memory Innovation Everyone's Been Waiting For

Tom Kinsley   |   July 17, 2013   |   All Products

Folks familiar with technology development know that by the time a working group or a company starts talking publicly about an innovation, it’s really just the tip of the iceberg of what may have been years of thought, problem solving, and development of a solution. All of this forward-looking momentum and investment is ultimately intended to solve problems. And the truth is that no one understands the shortcomings of a technology like the people who work in that technology every day...

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Searching for a New Applications-Driven HPC Revolution

Richard Murphy   |   July 2, 2013   |   All Products

At the end of this year’s International Supercomputing Conference (ISC), I sat enjoying a drink with a group of high-performance computing (HPC) veterans outside the church in Leipzig where the fall of communism began, and we inevitably asked the question, “What happened this year?”  The consensus of the group was simple: nothing. That’s not to say that there weren’t deeply interesting ISC sessions and technical papers, or that China’s Tianhe-2 supercompu...

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