AccelChip, which manufactures high-performance digital signal processing cores for ready-to-use algorithms used in software-defined radio (SDR) designs, announced that it has joined the Software Defined Radio Forum, an industry association dedicated to the development and deployment of SDRs in the commercial, government, public-safety, and defense markets. The SDR Forum’s first general meeting of 2004 will be held this week—January 20-22—at the Wilshire Grand Hotel in Los Angeles. More information may be obtained by visiting the forum’s website.