|14-06-2012, 09:22 AM||#1|
Join Date: May 19 2008
[Anandtech.com] AMD 2013 APUs To Include ARM Cortex-A5 Processor For TrustZone Capabilities
At AMD’s 2012 Financial Analyst Day, as part of their presentation on their future strategy AMD’s CTO Mark Papermaster announced that AMD would be looking into integrating 3rd party IP into future AMD APUs. At the time there was a strong assumption that this would be mobile focused – perhaps in the form of a cellular modem or an ARM core – and it turns out the assumptions were both right and wrong. Today AMD is announcing that they are in fact going to start integrating ARM cores into future APUs starting in 2013, but not in the way you’re probably thinking.
Starting with part of their 2013 APU lineup, AMD will be adding an ARM Cortex-A5 processor to the APU for the purpose of adopting ARM's TrustZone secure hardware platform technology. By adopting TrustZone AMD will be able to quickly add support for a secure hardware platform to their APUs, and at the same time they'll be able to leverage the existing base of TrustZone application developers. Today we'll go into why AMD is doing this, and what this means for their various product initiatives, so read on for the full scoop.
|2013, amd, anandtechcom, apus, arm, capabilities, cortexa5, include, processor, trustzone|
|Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)|
|Similar Threads for: [Anandtech.com] AMD 2013 APUs To Include ARM Cortex-A5 Processor For TrustZone Capabilities|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|[Anandtech.com] AMD Radeon HD 2000, HD 3000, & HD 4000 Video Cards Being Moved To Legacy Status In May||News||Reviews & News Online||0||24-04-2012 01:41 PM|
|[Anandtech.com] AMD Intros New Unlocked K-Series Llano APUs: A8-3870K & A8-3670K||News||Reviews & News Online||0||21-12-2011 05:03 AM|
|[Anandtech.com] AMD Releases Catalyst 12.1 Preview â?? Custom Application Profiles, HD3D CrossFire, & More||News||Reviews & News Online||0||14-12-2011 04:00 AM|
|[Anandtech.com] Computex 2011: AMD Announces Bobcat-based Z Series APUs for Tablet Market||News||Reviews & News Online||0||02-06-2011 12:00 AM|
|[Anandtech.com] TI Reveals OMAP 5: The First ARM Cortex A15 SoC||News||Reviews & News Online||0||08-02-2011 12:40 PM|
All times are GMT +11. The time now is 02:59 PM.