GlobalFoundries Establishes Avera Semiconductor: a Custom Chip Company

Friday, November 2nd, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

GlobalFoundries Establishes Avera Semiconductor: a Custom Chip Company GlobalFoundries this week announced that it has spun off its ASIC Solutions division, establishing Avera Semiconductor, a wholly owned subsidiary that will help fabless chip developers to design their products. Avera will work closely with GlobalFoundries' customers...

Samsung Starts Mass Production of Chips Using Its 7nm EUV Process Tech

Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Samsung Starts Mass Production of Chips Using Its 7nm EUV Process Tech Samsung Foundry on Wednesday said that it had started production of chips using its 7LPP manufacturing technology that uses extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL) for select layers. The new fabrication process will enable Samsung...

TSMC: First 7nm EUV Chips Taped Out, 5nm Risk Production in Q2 2019

Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC: First 7nm EUV Chips Taped Out, 5nm Risk Production in Q2 2019 Last week, TSMC made two important announcements concerning its progress with extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUVL). First up, the company has successfully taped out its first customer chip using its second-generation 7 nm...

GlobalFoundries Enables Connectivity IP: New RF SOI and Ensigma BLE on 22FDX

Thursday, September 27th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

GlobalFoundries Enables Connectivity IP: New RF SOI and Ensigma BLE on 22FDX GlobalFoundries this week made two important announcements concerning its radio and connectivity-related capabilities. First up, the company said that Imagination’s Ensigma connectivity IP is now available for its 22FDX fabrication technology. Besides, the...

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...