Samsung Foundry Roadmap: EUV-Based 7LPP for 2018, 3 nm Incoming

Friday, May 25th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Samsung Foundry Roadmap: EUV-Based 7LPP for 2018, 3 nm Incoming Samsung Foundry this week updated its fabrication technology roadmap, introducing a number of changes and announcing the first details about its 3 nm manufacturing process that is several years away. The company also reiterated plans...

Intel Discloses Plans to Spend $5 Billion on Fab 28 Expansion in Israel

Friday, May 18th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Intel Discloses Plans to Spend $5 Billion on Fab 28 Expansion in Israel Intel and two Israeli ministries this week announced that the chip giant plans to invest $5 billion in its Kiryat Gat fab complex – Fab 28 – through 2020. Under the plan, Intel...

TSMC Details 5 nm Process Tech: Aggressive Scaling, But Thin Power and Performance Gains

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC Details 5 nm Process Tech: Aggressive Scaling, But Thin Power and Performance Gains At a special event last week, TSMC announced the first details about its 5 nm manufacturing technology that it plans to use sometime in 2020. CLN5 will be the company’s second...

TSMC Kicks Off Volume Production of 7nm Chips

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

TSMC Kicks Off Volume Production of 7nm Chips TSMC last week announced that it had started high volume production (HVM) of chips using their first-gen 7 nm (CLN7FF) process technology. The contract maker of semiconductors says it has over a dozen of customers with tens...

Change of Strategy: A New GlobalFoundries CEO in Dr. Thomas Caulfield

Thursday, March 15th, 2018 - Semiconductors, Teknologi

Change of Strategy: A New GlobalFoundries CEO in Dr. Thomas Caulfield In a surprising move, GlobalFoundries has announced that its CEO is stepping down. Sanjay Jha, who lead the world’s second largest foundry for four years, was in the past week was replaced by Dr....