EMBEDDED: IP controller cores roll for Actel FPGAs

Expanding its offerings for embedded-systems designers, Actel Corp. is rolling out a pair of free intellectual-property controller cores that are optimized for its FPGA products. The two IP cores are the CoreABC, an RTL-programmable, soft micro core, and the Core8051s, an 8-bit controller IP core based on the venerable 8051 architecture.