Should You Use an ASIC In Your Product? – One Page Executive Summary

March 11, 2018, anysilicon

Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) is a type of a chip with a specific usage which can have a combination of analogue & digital functions, CPU, controllers, and diverse types of memory. The following are the benefits of using an Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) in your project:

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Chipus to offer Ultra-Low-Power Analog IP Solutions for SilTerra’s IoT Platform

March 08, 2018, anysilicon


Malaysian-based wafer foundry SilTerra Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Silterra) and Brazilian based Chipus Microeletrônica S.A. (Chipus) have jointly announced a partnership to provide analog IP solutions focusing on the Internet-of-Things (IoT) market for their mutual customers. This announcement marks a significant milestone of the multi-year collaboration between SilTerra and Chipus.
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Presto Engineering Provides High-Volume Wafer-Level Test for Maja Systems Wireless Data-Center Connectivity Solutions

March 07, 2018, anysilicon


Presto Engineering Inc., an outsourced operations provider to semiconductor and Internet of Things (IoT) device manufacturers, and Maja Systems, a world-leading designer of millimeter wave (mmWave) connectivity and sensing solutions, jointly announce their successful collaboration in comprehensive wafer-level ATE for the Maja AirData™ family of terabit connectivity and data transport solutions.
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Canaan-Creative employs Moortec’s Temperature Sensor in their new ASIC aimed at HPC IC

March 06, 2018, anysilicon

press release

Moortec, providers of In-Chip Monitoring PVT Subsystems solutions are pleased to announce that Canaan-Creative have employed Moortec’s In-Chip Monitoring Subsystem in their HPC IC.
Canaan-Creative is a worldwide leader in the design of high performance computing IC. “We have compared performance from other companies with Moortec’s and find that PVT

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Silvaco Completes Acquisition of NanGate

March 06, 2018, anysilicon


Silvaco today announced that it has acquired NanGate, a leader in Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software, that offers tools and services for creation, optimization, characterization and validation of physical library IP.
NanGate’s Library Creation Platform has been deployed by a large number of semiconductor companies creating standard cell libraries

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Understanding TSMC’s VCA Program

March 05, 2018, anysilicon


TSMC has recently updated its VCA (Value Channel Aggregator) program so we thought it would be beneficial to review TSMC VCA program and update our readers with the program benefits and value proposition.
As you all know — TSMC is a pure-play foundry and as such, it’s offering wafer

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