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  1. RF Power Semiconductors Pass US$1.5B For 2018 With GaN Driving The Market Upward

    Spending on RF power semiconductors (for <4GHz and >3W) continued to grow in 2018, surpassing the US$1.5B mark, found ABI Research, a market-foresight advisory firm providing strategic guidance on the most compelling transformative technologies.

  2. GOWIN Semiconductor Joins Arm DesignStart Offering Free Arm Cortex-M Processors For Its FPGA Product Families

    GOWIN Semiconductor Corp., the world’s fastest-growing programmable logic company, announces a collaboration with Arm Limited to bring the mature Arm® embedded ecosystem to GOWIN’s FPGA product families

  3. Eximius Design Joins Samsung Foundry's Design Solution Partner Program In SAFE

    Eximius, a leading provider of analog and digital semiconductor design services, recently announced that as a member of SAFE (Samsung Advanced Foundry Ecosystem), the company has joined Samsung Foundry's Design Solution Partner (DSP) program

  4. Helix Semiconductors Brings Improved Power Efficiency To Range Of DC-DC Applications

    Booth #355 – Fabless power semiconductor company Helix Semiconductors today announced a new DC-DC product family that maximizes low-profile DC-DC power delivery to create leading-class, high-power density solutions

  5. Keysight Technologies, Calterah Collaborate To Launch New Generation Automotive Radar Chipset

    Keysight Technologies, Inc., a leading technology company that helps enterprises, service providers and governments accelerate innovation to connect and secure the world, has joined forces with China's leading automotive millimeter wave radar chipset design house, Calterah, to support the design, verification, test and launch of a new generation of automotive millimeter wave radar chipset that will drive development of the connected car supply chain.

  6. MACOM And Goertek Form Joint Venture To Service China’s 5G Build Out

    MACOM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. (“MACOM”), a leading supplier of semiconductor solutions, recently announced that it has entered into an agreement to establish a joint venture company with Goertek Inc. (“Goertek”), a multibillion-dollar electronic components company based in Shandong, China.

  7. 2018 Global Semiconductor Equipment Sales Jump To Record $64.5B

    Worldwide sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment surged 14 percent from $56.62 billion in 2017 to an all-time high of $64.5 billion in 2018, SEMI, the industry association representing the worldwide electronics product design and manufacturing supply chain, reported today

  8. Aehr Receives Follow-On Order For FOX-XP™ Wafer Level Test And Burn-In System For High Volume Production Of Silicon Photonics Devices

    Aehr Test Systems (NASDAQ: AEHR), a worldwide supplier of semiconductor test and burn-in equipment, today announced that it has received a $2.1 million follow-on order from one of its lead FOX-XP Test and Burn-in System customers for a FOX-XP System to provide additional test capacity for the customer’s increasing silicon photonics device production requirements

  9. Amtech Systems Announces Plan To Divest Solar Businesses And Focus Solely On The Profitable Growth Opportunities In Its Semiconductor Businesses

    Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a manufacturer of capital equipment, including thermal processing and wafer handling automation, and related consumables used in fabricating semiconductor devices, light-emitting diodes (LEDs), silicon carbide (SiC) and silicon power chips and solar cells, today announced that following an extensive review of its businesses, Amtech management and Board of Directors have decided to focus solely on growth opportunities in the Company's semiconductor and SiC/LED polishing businesses and intend to sell the Company's solar businesses, including its Tempress and SoLayTec subsidiaries

  10. Hprobe Solving Magnetic Test Challenges Of SST And SOT-MRAM Emerging Non-volatile Memories

    Hprobe, a provider of turnkey semiconductor Automatic Test Equipment for magnetic devices based on a patented magnetic generator with unparalleled field sweeping performance, announced recently entering into a new phase of advanced magnetic tester development for the next generation of Magnetic Random Access Memory (MRAM) devices based on the Spin Orbit Torque (SOT) effect