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Summer 2014

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IEEE-ISTO Announces OpenPOWER Foundation as its Newest Technology Partner

IEEE-ISTO recently announced OpenPOWER Foundation as its newest technology partner.  

The goal of OpenPOWER Foundation is to create an open ecosystem, using the POWER Architecture to share expertise, investment, and server-class intellectual property to serve the evolving needs of customers. 

“When technology leaders collaborate in an open ecosystem, such as OpenPOWER Foundation, industry as a whole reaps the benefit,” said Marco W. Migliaro, president and CEO, IEEE-ISTO.  “We are happy to support the OpenPOWER Foundation and its mission.”

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IEEE-ISTO Director Yatin Trivedi Receives 2014 Accellera Leadership Award

Yatin Trivedi, IEEE-ISTO director, has been awarded the 2014 Accellera Leadership Award.

The award recognizes the vision, leadership and contribution to standards development, governance and promotional activities of the organization.

The award was presented at the Design Automation Conference during the Accellera breakfast meeting, 3 June.

Join us on congratulating Yatin on this achievement!

Interconnect Modeling Technology Advisory Board Announces Electromigration Rules Now Part of the Open-Source ITF Standard

The Interconnect Modeling Technical Advisory Board (IMTAB), an IEEE-ISTO Federation Member Program, recently announced the incorporation of new electromigration (EM) rule extensions  to  Synopsys’ open-source Interconnect Technology Format (ITF), the de-facto modeling standard for integrated circuit (IC) interconnect extraction. The members, representing the broad semiconductor industry, have expanded the scope of ITF to enable both parasitic extraction for timing signoff and reliability analysis at advanced process technologies. The new EM extensions have been ratified by the IMTAB members and will be available in the upcoming open-source ITF version 2014.06.

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See IEEE-ISTO at Sections Congress

IEEE-ISTO will once again be exhibiting at Sections Congress this coming 22-24 August in Amsterdam.  

Sections Congress is a triennial gathering of IEEE grassroots leadership to:  network with other Section leaders, attend training programs, and develop recommendations to guide the future of IEEE.

Stop by the booth to hear the latest IEEE-ISTO and Member Program happenings.

Register today to help shape the future of IEEE.

Thank You Program Satisfaction Survey Respondents!

IEEE-ISTO would like to thank everyone who filled out the 2013 Program Satisfaction Survey.  We at IEEE-ISTO strive to provide the best support to our member programs.

The responses we receive go a long way in how we improve our operations and member relations.  To address any issues, action plans have been developed and are currently being implemented by the respective program managers.

Current IEEE-ISTO Programs

App Quality Alliance (AQuA)
The Connected Lighting Alliance
IEEE Conformity Assessment Program (ICAP)
In-Location Alliance
Interconnect Modeling Technical Advisory Board (IMTAB)
Kantara Initiative
Liberty Technical Advisory Board (LTAB)
MIPI® Alliance
Nexus 5001™ Forum

OpenPOWER Foundation
Printer Working Group (PWG)
SCOPE Alliance
TALQ Consortium
VoiceXML Forum
Wireless Power Consortium
Zhaga Consortium

IEEE-ISTO Program News

The Connected Lighting Alliance

Interconnect Modeling Technical Advisory Board

Kantara Initiative

MIPI® Alliance

OpenPOWER Foundation

Wireless Power Consortium

IEEE-ISTO Program Events

MIPI® Alliance

6-10 October 2014 - All Members Meeting

OpenPOWER Foundation

22-26 June 2014 - International Supercomputing

6-10 October 2014 - Enterprise2014

Printer Working Group

12-15 August 2014 - PWG Member Meeting

Zhaga Consortium



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