Re: DES in hardware

Richard Hendricks (
Thu, 19 Jun 1997 23:13:27 +0000

The problem with the 25K estimate on the custom ASIC is that it
doesn't include the extra costs that go around it. Things such as
support chips, PCBs, sockets, discrete compenents, and yes, even
power supplies can really add up fast.
Richard Hendricks, Applications Engineer, Austin, Texas
"Every day we die a little."

-- K-State Engineering student