Intel to Acquire eASIC

July 15, 2018, anysilicon

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Intel is competing to win in the largest-ever addressable market for silicon, which is being driven by the explosion of data and the need to process, analyze, store and share it. This dynamic is fueling demand for computing solutions of all kinds. Of course Intel is known for world-class CPUs,

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Surpasses $2 Billion in Design Win Revenue on 22FDX® Technology

July 10, 2018, anysilicon


GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced that the company’s 22nm FD-SOI (22FDX®) technology has delivered more than two billion dollars of client design win revenue. With more than 50 total client designs, 22FDX is proving to be the industry’s leading platform for power-optimized chips across a broad range of high-growth applications such as

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RoodMicrotec reports its strongest first half‐year sales in 7 years

July 09, 2018, anysilicon

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RoodMicrotec N.V., the leading independent company for semiconductors supply and quality services, increased its half year sales by 17 percent year‐on‐year due to its strong ordering intake, especially in the areas Test Operations and Supply Chain Management. Within the markets, RoodMicrotec raised its sales in the industrial sector by 17

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Inomize joins Arm Approved Design Partner program

July 02, 2018, anysilicon

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Inomize, one of the global ASIC Design Services leader has joined the Arm Approved Design Partner program . The program provides users of the Arm® DesignStart™ initiative with a global list of audited design houses offering expert support during the development of SoC designs.
“Inomize is thrilled to join the Arm

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China’s Semi Capex Forecast to be Larger than Europe and Japan Combined in 2018

June 27, 2018, anysilicon

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IC Insights will release its 200+ page Mid-Year Update to the 2018 McClean Report next month.  The Mid-Year Update will revise IC Insights’ worldwide economic and IC industry forecasts through 2022 that were originally presented in the 2018 McClean Report issued in January of this year.
Figure 1 shows that IC Insights forecasts that China-headquartered companies will spend

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Silicon Creations’ SerDes Technology Helps Power Leading-Edge 8K TV

June 26, 2018, anysilicon


Silicon Creations, a leading supplier of high-performance analog and mixed-signal intellectual property (IP), announced today that its SerDes (Serializer/Deserializer) receive and transmit PMA (Physical Media Attachment) technology has been deployed in an SoC that powers a leading 8K (UHD) flat-panel television.
The SoC was designed by Socle, an IC ODM

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