Silicon Space Technology (SST) Demonstrates ARM® Cortex® – M0-based Processor and SRAM Solutions Operating at 250C for 500 Hours

Extending the limits of what’s possible when designing for today’s ruggedized high-temperature applications

AUSTIN, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — October 27, 2014 — SST announced today the successful testing of temperature-hardened components operating at 250C for more than 500 hours. This achievement is a significant, industry-first milestone for rugged environments where industrial- (<125C temp) or commercial- (<85C temp) designed parts are traditionally used – and increased temperatures most often reduce the parts operating life. Ongoing testing continues to further demonstrate reliability, yet SST solutions already operate at temperatures much higher than common CMOS solutions, while significantly increasing operating lifetimes.

This provides new opportunities for oil & gas drilling and exploration, industrial and engine control applications – and extends the operating life for lower-temperature applications. Based on typical accelerated life testing, it represents 4,225 hours (~0.5 year) operation @ 175C and >1 year operation at 150C. There are currently no products on the market with that lifetime rating – and most products won’t even guarantee 1,000 hours @ 175C.

SST offers a portfolio of ruggedized ARM® Cortex® processors and SRAMs based on this technology. With these innovative and highly-integrated solutions, engineers are able to simplify system designs and set new standards for performance and reliability in harsh high-temperature environments.

SST has an ARM® Cortex® – M0-based Processor and 18 Mb SRAM evaluation board available.

“Operating temperatures in today’s oil & gas, construction drilling and engine control applications often exceed 150C–175C,” said David Patterson, senior vice president of sales and marketing. “Our ruggedized computing solutions will enable companies to develop products that operate reliably at temperatures above 200C without costly R&D.”

About Silicon Space Technology

SST is a privately held, fabless semiconductor company based in Austin, TX that provides integrated radiation-hardened (>300 Krads, latchup immune) and temperature-hardened (125C – 250C) solutions for extreme applications in the oil & gas, space, automotive, aerospace, industrial, medical and food & health industries. The patented HARDSIL™ technology delivers proven, industry-leading hardening in a number of products -- including SRAMs, microcontrollers (MCUs) and microprocessors (MPUs) – at the CMOS process-level while increasing overall product reliability. As a result of SST’s unique technologies and solutions, system engineers are able to extend the limits of what’s possible in designing ruggedized computing and control devices and applications for today’s – and tomorrow’s – extreme environments. Visit www.siliconspacetech.com.



Contact:

SST
David Patterson, 512-347-1809
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article

Harris

Jobs
Geospatial Systems Administrator for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at arnold, MO
Geospatial Analyst - Senior for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Springfield, VA
Senior Mechanical Engineer for BAE Systems Intelligence & Security at Arlington, VA
Mechanical Design Engineer 3 for KLA-Tencor at Milpitas, CA
Urban Designer - Urban Design/Planning for SERA Architects, Inc at Portland, OR
Sr Mechanical Design Engineer for Medtronic at mounds view, MN
Upcoming Events
Geospatial World Forum 2018 at Hyderabad International Convention Centre Hyderabad India - Jan 16 - 19, 2018
2018 Annual Convention of Virginia Association of Surveyors at 24 S. Market St Staunton VA - Jan 18 - 20, 2018
ArcGIS: Introduction at Environmental and Natural Resource Building 14 College Farm Rd New Brunswick NJ - Feb 1 - 22, 2018
International LiDAR Mapping Forum at Hyatt Regency 650 15th Street, Denver CO - Feb 5 - 7, 2018
Teledyne Optech
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise