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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Delivers Custom 14nm FinFET Technology for IBM Systems

Sep 20, 2017

Jointly developed 14HP process is world’s only technology that leverages both FinFET and SOI

Santa Clara, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 – GLOBALFOUNDRIES is now delivering in volume its 14nm High Performance (HP) technology that will enable IBM’s next-generation of processors for server systems. The jointly developed 14HP process is specifically designed to deliver the ultra-high performance and … Read More → "GLOBALFOUNDRIES Delivers Custom 14nm FinFET Technology for IBM Systems"

Imagination’s new PowerVR GPUs enable chip companies and OEMs to create the best possible user experience in cost-sensitive devices

LONDON, UK – 21st September, 2017 – Imagination Technologies (IMG.L) announces a new generation of PowerVR GPUs that raises the bar on graphics and compute in cost-sensitive devices, letting SoC vendors achieve a significant boost in performance with no impact on silicon area versus previous generation GPUs.

With the new PowerVR Series9XE and Series9XM GPUs, SoC vendors and OEMs can minimize costs and power consumption while ensuring the best possible user experience for gaming and GUI in devices such … Read More → "Imagination’s new PowerVR GPUs enable chip companies and OEMs to create the best possible user experience in cost-sensitive devices"

Synopsys Design Platform Certified by GLOBALFOUNDRIES for 22nm FD-SOI Process Technology

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

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TEWS TECHNOLOGIES Launches PMC with 16 or 8 Channel ADC, 8 or 4 Channel DAC and 14 Channel Digital I/O

Halstenbek, Germany – 21st September, 2017: TEWS announced today a standard single-wide PCI Mezzanine Card (PMC) compatible module designed for industrial, COTS, and transportation applications. The TPMC532 provides 16 or 8 channels of simultaneous sampling true differential bipolar 16-bit analog input, 8 or 4 channels of simultaneous update single-ended unipolar/bipolar 16-bit analog output and 14 channels of tri-state 5V-tolerant TTL digital input/output.

All signals are accessible through a Mini D Ribbon (MDR68) type front I/O connector.  The PMC-Connectors P11 and P12 provide … Read More → "TEWS TECHNOLOGIES Launches PMC with 16 or 8 Channel ADC, 8 or 4 Channel DAC and 14 Channel Digital I/O"

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announces Availability of Embedded MRAM on Leading 22FDX® FD-SOI Platform

Santa Clara, Calif., September 20, 2017 — GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced the availability of its scalable, embedded magnetoresistive non-volatile memory (eMRAM) technology on the company’s 22nm FD-SOI (22FDX®) platform. As the industry’s most advanced embedded memory solution, GF’s 22FDX eMRAM provides high performance and superior reliability for broad applications in consumer and industrial controllers, data centers, Internet of Things (IoT), and automotive.

As recently demonstrated, GF’s 22FDX eMRAM features the ability … Read More → "GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announces Availability of Embedded MRAM on Leading 22FDX® FD-SOI Platform"

Microsemi’s New SyncServer S650 SAASM Time and Frequency Server Ensures Improved Immunity from GPS Jamming and Spoofing for Military Systems

ALISO VIEJO, Calif.—Sept. 21, 2017—Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced its new SyncServer S650 SAASM server incorporating a Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Module (SAASM) to provide a highly secure, accurate and flexible time and frequency platform for synchronizing mission-critical electronics … Read More → "Microsemi’s New SyncServer S650 SAASM Time and Frequency Server Ensures Improved Immunity from GPS Jamming and Spoofing for Military Systems"

Lam Research Completes Acquisition of Coventor, a Leader in Simulation and Modeling Solutions

FREMONT, Calif., Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Lam Research Corporation (Nasdaq:LRCX), a global supplier of innovative wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Coventor, Inc., a leading provider of simulation and modeling solutions for semiconductor process technology, micro-electromechanical systems (MEMS), and the Internet of Things (IoT). The combination of Lam and Coventor supports Lam’s advanced process control vision and is expected to accelerate process integration simulation to increase the value of virtual processing, further enabling chipmakers to address some of their most significant technical challenges.

“We … Read More → "Lam Research Completes Acquisition of Coventor, a Leader in Simulation and Modeling Solutions"

Embedded FPGAs from Menta qualified for GLOBALFOUNDRIES’® Advanced 14nm FinFET and 32nm SOI Process Technologies

Montpellier, France – September 19, 2017 – Menta today announced that its embedded FPGA (eFPGA) IP is fully qualified for GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ (GF) advanced 14nm FinFET and 32nm SOI process technologies. Offered as part of GLOBALSOLUTIONS® Ecosystem, the eFPGA IP provides designers with a fully programmable FPGA fabric that can be embedded into any design. The eFPGA fabric allows modifications to the hardware both during development and post manufacturing, thereby reducing development time and cost.

GF’s advanced 14nm low power process (LPP) is ideal for meeting the requirements of reliability, power, stability and size of co-processing required of complex next-generation SoCs … Read More → "Embedded FPGAs from Menta qualified for GLOBALFOUNDRIES’® Advanced 14nm FinFET and 32nm SOI Process Technologies"

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