If you do end up with a needle, divide the haystack. The first step in debugging a complex team-developed application is often a process of isolating the problem. The trick is to do this effectively.

Samples of the new 4-Gbit NAND flash memory, dubbed the TC58NVG2D4BFT00, will be available in April at a unit price of $113.00 and mass production. Production is expected to begin in the third quarter of 2004 at a monthly capacity of 300,000 units.

Standard interfaces and buses are critical in meeting the challenges of increasingly complex SOC design and shrinking market windows, and MIPS Technologies is pleased to support OCP-IP's effort to make plug-and-play SOC design a reality,” said Tom Petersen, director of product marketing at MIPS Technologies. Customers who choose to take advantage of OCP can bring their powerful 24K core-based designs to market quickly, easily and efficiently, with less risk and lower cost.”