Conexant Selects Tata Elxsi as Preferred Service Provider for its Digital Audio Processor
Tata Elxsi to Provide Complete Suite of Services to Assist Conexant Customers Move from Product Design to Production for Wide Range of Audio Applications
As a preferred service provider, Tata Elxsi can assist Conexant customers through the product development life cycle from prototyping to production by offering assistance with circuit design and board layout, custom firmware, advanced audio algorithm development, implementation and customization, software development and support, and applications support and product testing. Additionally, Conexant customers can turn to Tata Elxsi for expertise in control code and porting new algorithms on open digital signal processor (DSP) platforms.
“We continually strive to provide innovative approaches that enable our customers to succeed in their respective markets,” said Sailesh Chittipeddi, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer for Conexant. “Tata Elxsi’s proven expertise in embedded audio applications, coupled with their deep knowledge of our CX20805 audio processor, will create a powerful resource for our customers throughout the product design lifecycle.”
“The demand for high-performance audio processing and speech algorithms in a wide range of products continues to grow,” said Amitava Nath, vice president and head – Systems BU, Tata Elxsi.
“Our services and support will arm Conexant customers with significant design and engineering resources that they don’t currently have at their disposal in-house. We look forward to working in partnership with Conexant’s customers to help them bring to market their innovative designs faster and more effectively.”
The CX20805 is a dual-core 32-bit, high-performance, low-power digital audio processor targeted to applications with the most demanding audio requirements, including automotive, consumer and industrial. Based on the Conexant Audio Processing Engine (CAPE) architecture with scalable performance of up to 800 MIPS, the CX20805 integrates high-speed USB 2.0 and other key audio interfaces with advanced power management functionality. Please visit http://www.conexant.com for more information.
About Tata Elxsi
Tata Elxsi is a design company that blends technology, creativity and engineering to help customers transform ideas into world-class products and solutions. A part of the $ 100 billion Tata group, Tata Elxsi addresses the communications, consumer products, defense, healthcare, media & entertainment, semiconductor and transportation sectors. This is supported by a talent pool of over 4000 employees and a network of design studios, development centers and offices worldwide. Its end-to-end product design capability encompasses embedded software, hardware and system design, User experience and Industrial design.
Conexant’s comprehensive portfolio of innovative semiconductor solutions includes products for imaging, audio, embedded modem, and video surveillance applications. Conexant is a fabless semiconductor company headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif. To learn more, please visit http://www.conexant.com.