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  1. Adesto’s FT 6050 Smart Transceiver Now Natively Supports Both LonWorks® And BACnet® Protocols

    Adesto Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: IOTS), a leading provider of innovative application-specific semiconductors and embedded systems for the IoT, announced that its FT 6050 Smart Transceiver system-on-chip (SoC) now natively supports LON®, LON/IP, BACnet/IP and BACnet MS/TP protocol stacks – uniquely enabling the popular LON and BACnet industrial protocols to communicate simultaneously over the highly reliable and widely adopted Free Topology (FT) channel

  2. Lam Research Adds Global Wafer Stress Management Solutions To Portfolio For 3D NAND Scaling

    Lam Research Corp. (Nasdaq: LRCX) today announced new solutions to help customers increase chip memory density, which is needed for applications such as artificial intelligence and machine learning

  3. Dialog Semiconductor First To Market With Automotive Grade Configurable Mixed-Signal ICs

    Dialog Semiconductor plc, a provider of highly integrated power management, AC/DC power conversion, charging and Bluetooth low energy technology, recently announced its first-to-market Configurable Mixed-Signal IC (CMIC) for the automotive industry, the SLG46620-A

  4. ON Semiconductor Sponsors IEEE Empower A Billion Lives Competition

    ON Semiconductor, energy efficient innovations, announced a sponsorship to IEEE Empower a Billion Lives (EBL), an interdisciplinary, biennial global competition to identify and promote innovative solutions to energy poverty

  5. Cree And ON Semiconductor Announce Multi-Year Silicon Carbide Wafer Supply Agreement

    Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) and ON Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: ON) announced the execution of a multi-year agreement where Cree will produce and supply its Wolfspeed® silicon carbide wafers to ON Semiconductor, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications. The agreement, valued at more than $85 million, provides for the supply of Cree’s advanced 150mm silicon carbide (SiC) bare and epitaxial wafers to ON Semiconductor for use in high-growth markets,

  6. Cadence And UMC Collaborate On Certification Of Analog/Mixed-Signal Flow For 28HPC+ Process

    Cadence Design Systems, Inc. and United Microelectronics Corporation ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, recently announced that the Cadence analog/mixed-signal (AMS) IC design flow has achieved certification for UMC’s 28HPC+ process technology

  7. GT Advanced Technologies And GlobalWafers Sign Long-Term, Multi-Year Supply Agreement For Silicon Carbide

    GTAT Corporation, d/b/a GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) and GlobalWafers Co., Ltd. (GWC) have entered into a long-term agreement whereby the expertise of both companies will combine to forge a new source of supply of silicon carbide wafers. GWC, already one of the world’s top producers of semiconductor wafer solutions, will now add 150mm silicon carbide to its offering, manufactured from bulk SiC crystal produced by GTAT

  8. Karamba Security Teams With Cypress To Provide Embedded Cybersecurity

    Karamba Security, a world-leading provider of embedded cybersecurity for connected machines, recently announced a collaboration with Cypress Semiconductor Corp. to enhance security hardening for the automotive industry

  9. 5G RF Power Semiconductor Device Sales For Wireless Infrastructure Take Off

    Just when the industry thought that things were pretty good for 4G/LTE Wireless RF Power Semiconductors, devices for 5G NR low- and mid-band took off as the overall market grew to US$1 billion in 2018. The market will continue to climb nearly US$2 billion by 2024, according to global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research.

  10. Advantest Launches New Chamber-Based Solid-State Drive Validation Tester For Automotive Thermal Standards

    Leading semiconductor test equipment supplier Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857) has introduced the MPT3000ARC system, the newest member of its MPT3000 product family for testing and debugging solid-state drives (SSD)