We will adjust the foundry targets periodically,” he said. At 0.13-micron, I could pretty much tell you what the balance will be, but at 0.09-micron, we will re-evaluate the availability, economic conditions and adjust the balance,” he added. I will not say there is a fixed percentage number for foundries.”

Availability: Schematics will be available for download in late May.

The MPEG-2 codec is one of the most complex applications of MeP,” said Masataka Matsui, senior manager of the digital media system-on-chip department at Toshiba's SoC Research & Development Center. Designing the MPEG-2 codec LSI was the first target Toshiba had when we started developing the MeP architecture.”