Samsung Foundry Updates: 8LPU Added, EUVL on Track for HVM in 2019

Thursday, September 6th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Samsung Foundry Updates: 8LPU Added, EUVL on Track for HVM in 2019 Samsung recently hosted its Samsung Foundry Forum 2018 in Japan, where it made several significant foundry announcements. Besides reiterating plans to start high-volume manufacturing (HVM) using extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL) tools in the...

AMD's 7nm CPUs & GPUs To Be Fabbed by TSMC, on Track for 2018 – 2019

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

AMD's 7nm CPUs & GPUs To Be Fabbed by TSMC, on Track for 2018 – 2019 With the announcement that its long-time manufacturing partner (and outright former fab) GlobalFoundries is dropping out of the race for bleeding-edge manufacturing nodes, the second big question of the...

GlobalFoundries Stops All 7nm Development: Opts To Focus on Specialized Processes

Monday, August 27th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

GlobalFoundries Stops All 7nm Development: Opts To Focus on Specialized Processes GlobalFoundries on Monday announced an important strategy shift. The contract maker of semiconductors decided to cease development of bleeding edge manufacturing technologies and stop all work on its 7LP (7 nm) fabrication processes, which...

TSMC: Outbreak of Malware That Triggered Delays & Losses Caused by Software for New Tool

Thursday, August 9th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC: Outbreak of Malware That Triggered Delays & Losses Caused by Software for New Tool TSMC announced this week that it suffered a computer malware outbreak, resulting in a roughly 3 day outage for parts of the fab while systems were restored. As a consequence...

ASML Ships Twinscan NXT:2000i Scanner for 7nm and 5nm DUV

Thursday, August 2nd, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

ASML Ships Twinscan NXT:2000i Scanner for 7nm and 5nm DUV ASML, the company known for producing equipment for the manufacture of processors and semiconductors at foundries, has started to ship its new Twinscan NXT:2000i DUV (Deep Ultra Violet) scanner that matches overlay performance of the company’s Twinscan...