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1H19 Top 15 Semiconductor Sales Leaders

August 21, 2019, anysilicon

IC Insights released its August Update to the 2019 McClean Report earlier this month.  This Update included Part 1 of an in-depth analysis of the foundry industry, an updated forecast for semiconductor capital spending this year, and a ranking of the top-25 1H19 semiconductor suppliers and their 3Q19 sales outlook. The top-15 1H19 semiconductor suppliers are

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Introduction to Artificial Intelligence in ASICs

August 19, 2019, anysilicon

While it was considered to be merely a buzzword just a few years ago, artificial intelligence has truly become a force to be reckoned with in the present, and very significantly for the future. It is one of the leading technologies that is expected to dominate the coming decades and

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Perceptia Joins GLOBALFOUNDRIES Events in Santa Clara, Munich

August 14, 2019, anysilicon

Perceptia Devices, Inc. and GLOBALFOUNDRIES have agreed that Perceptia will join GLOBALFOUNDRIES in Santa Clara, California, on September 24, 2019, and in Munich, Germany, on October 11, 2019. GLOBALFOUNDRIES will hold its Technology Conference (GTC) in these locations, and Perceptia will be pleased to present its first three IPs available

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76% of IC Products Expected to See Flat/Negative Growth in 2019

August 12, 2019, anysilicon

IC Insights recently released its Mid-Year Update to The McClean Report 2019.  The update included IC Insights’ 2019 ranking of revenue growth rates for the 33 IC product categories defined by the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) organization.
 
Figure 1 shows the distribution of growth rates for the 33 IC product categories

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VeriSilicon Launches VIP9000, New Generation of Neural Processor Unit IP

August 08, 2019, anysilicon

Shanghai, China, August 7, 2019 – VeriSilicon, a Silicon-Platform-as-a-Service (SiPaaS®) company, today announces VIP9000, a highly scalable and programmable processor for computer vision and artificial intelligence. The Vivante VIP family’s patented Neural Network (NN) engine and Tensor Processing Fabric technology delivers superb neural network inference performance with industry-leading power efficiency (TOPS/W)

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Faraday Leads Industry with 28G Programmable SerDes at 28nm for Networking ASIC

August 08, 2019, anysilicon

Faraday Technology Corporation (TWSE: 3035), a leading ASIC design service and IP provider, today announced the availability of its 28Gbps programmable SerDes PHY IP on UMC 28HPC process technology. Faraday leads the ASIC industry by successfully delivering this silicon-proven IP solution, enabling the infrastructure of 100G Ethernet and most xPON

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