15 Jan 2007
Keil PK51 supports SST'S Theseus Titanium Smartcard Family
Plano, TX: Keil and SST (Silicon Storage Technology, Inc.), a leader in flash memory technology, today announced an enhancement of the Keil PK51 Professional Developer's Kit with extensive support for the SST Theseus® Titanium smart card family.
The Keil PK51 Professional Developer's Kit provides Theseus Titanium customers with a complete software development tool solution including the acclaimed Keil 8051 C compiler and µVision3 IDE. SST worked closely with Keil to provide complete device simulation of its Theseus Titanium family in order to offer its users a seamless and easy to use simulation environment.
"Keil has supported smart card developers since 1994 and are the leading supplier of both smart card and 8051 development tools," said Reinhard Keil, director MCU tools at Keil. "This enhancement to PK51 Developer's Kit will enable SST to offer much improved tool support to users of their smart card devices. We look forward to working with SST to provide tool solutions for future smartcard devices."
About SST's Theseus Titanium Devices
Theseus Titanium devices are secure system-on-chip microcontrollers designed specifically for smart card applications. Theseus Titanium devices feature SST SuperFlash memory, which removes the security risks associated with using ROM-based memory and considerably reduces time-to-market for new smart card products. The Emosyn Theseus Titanium smart card IC product line features five flash-based versions ranging in densities from 30 KBytes to 230 KBytes. For additional information about product availability, contact SST at http://www.sst.com.
Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, SST designs, manufactures and markets a diversified range of memory and non-memory products for high volume applications in the digital consumer, networking, wireless communications and Internet computing markets. Leveraging its proprietary, patented SuperFlash technology, SST is a leading provider of nonvolatile memory solutions with product families that include various densities of high functionality flash memory components and flash mass storage products. The Company also offers its SuperFlash technology for embedded applications through its broad network of world-class manufacturing partners and technology licensees, including TSMC, which offers it under its trademark Emb-FLASH. SST's non-memory products include NAND controller-based products, smart card ICs, flash microcontroller and radio frequency ICs and modules. Further information on SST can be found on the company's Web site at http://www.sst.com.
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