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  • Actel Presents High-Reliability Advantages at MAPLD 2009
  • MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Actel Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTL) today announces its participation at the 2009 Military Aerospace Programmable Logic Device (MAPLD) Conference in Greenbelt, Maryland. Actel will provide in-depth technical information on the unparalleled reliability and robustness of its RTAX-S/SL family of devices when subjected to power supplies. In addition, the effects of radiation on Actel RT ProASIC(R)3 reprogrammable flash-based FPGAs configured with an embedded CoreABC controller will be presented. Since 1998, MAPLD has addressed the unique issues surrounding the use of PLDs for military/aerospace applications that must operate with a high degree of reliability, often in harsh environments.

    Presentation 1: Actel Power Supply Transient Evaluation on RTAX-S and RTSX-SU Devices Presentation 2: Radiation Performance of Embedded CoreABC Controller on Radiation-Tolerant Flash-based FPGAs: RT ProASIC3 Where/When: August 31- September 3, 2009 NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, Maryland

    The MAPLD 2009 Industrial Exhibit will be held on September 1st and 2nd. Please visit Actel at booth #23 for more information.

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