Accelerating adoption of cellular technology
STMicroelectronics and Blues Wireless, a telecoms equipment supplier have disclosed the use of a quintet of ST products in Blues Wireless’ Notecard, a system-on-module (SOM) solution that accelerates development of cellular IoT solutions for connected assets at very low cost.
Semiconductors: a strategic industry ripe for UK leadership
Imagination Technologies recently published its innovation manifesto, titled 'The UK’s Innovation Future'. At a critical juncture in the UK’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, the manifesto underscores the strategic importance of semiconductors to the UK’s future competitiveness and prosperity.
BCN3D acquires 3D printing cloud platform AstroPrint
BCN3D obtains a key technology as well as expertise for the development of its cloud solutions, remaining dedicated to improving user experience and offering features never before seen on the market.
Rochester and STMicro collaborate to extend customer PLM
Rochester Electronics has collaborated with STMicroelectronics to provide a growing range of both active and end-of-life stocked products.
Picosun invests in the future with its Innovation Lab
The Picosun Innovation Lab will be used for the company’s own research and development projects, for demo purposes and most importantly for serving the company’s global semiconductor customers operating in the 300mm market.
Spirent and Synopsys accelerate Silicon Development
The Spirent Chip Design Verification Solution speeds up the entire silicon development lifecycle and delivers significant cost savings by identifying and addressing issues in the IC design phase and before manufacturing starts. Combining network testing technology from the leading Ethernet test company with an industry-leading emulation system provides more accurate and faster verification for Ethernet SoCs.
Picosun strengthens its position in semiconductor market
Picosun Sprinter was first launched in December 2020 as a stand-alone module. Now customer deliveries and installations of Picosun Sprinter clusters have also begun.
Renesas have announced 39 new 'winning combinations'
Renesas and Dialog have officially joined forces, and as an immediate benefit to customers, Renesas announced 39 new 'winning combinations'. These designs showcase both Renesas’ and Dialog’s complementary, and now combined, product portfolios of embedded processing, analogue, power, and connectivity.
Analog Devices completes acquisition of Maxim Integrated
Analog Devices has announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition of Maxim Integrated Products. The combination further strengthens ADI’s position as a high-performance analog semiconductor company with trailing 12-month revenue of over $9bn industry leading margins, and free cash flow of over $3bn on a pro forma basis. Based on trailing 12 months ending 31st July, 2021 for Analog Devices and trailing 12months en...
onsemi to acquire GT Advanced Technologies
onsemi and GT Advanced Technologies ('GTAT'), a producer of silicon carbide (SiC), have announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which onsemi will acquire GTAT for $415m in cash.