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Committed to the continuous improvement of customer relations, the Charlotte based independent distributor of electronic components enhanced their quality management system, successfully fulfilling ISO 9001:2008 standards.”Achieving ISO certification is a significant milestone for Stealth Components.  This gives us a remarkable advantage over our competitors and contributes to a company culture …
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“The partnership aims to foster the development of advanced processes, devices, based on Soitec’s leading-edge silicon-on-insulator (SOI) wafers and other advanced engineered wafers for high-performance, low-power IC applications. The collaboration will also focus on applying Sematech’s metrology expertise towards extending current solutions to advanced transistor designs,” a release by the …
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Globalfoundries today announced the appointment of Michael Noonen as senior vice president of sales and marketing. Reporting to Globalfoundries CEO Ajit Manocha, Noonen will be based in Silicon Valley and takes over responsibility for the company’s newly redesigned Worldwide Sales and Marketing organization, which now includes all global Sales and …
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Texas Instruments Inc. (TI) in 2010 was the undisputed champion of a critical electronics market that generates copious growth—but garners little attention: the industrial electronics semiconductor space, according to a new IHS iSuppli report.Leveraging its broad participation in a variety of market segments, TI in 2010 earned $1.79 billion in …
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Elpida has amended its latest fiscal report, it said in a statement. In it, the company outlines that it hasn’t been able to reach a deal with the trade ministry, the Development Bank of Japan and its main lenders. This means that Elpida’s ability to repay JPY 92 bilion in …
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Under the contract, UEMS will implement the first phase of a multi-phase project to upgrade the Low Frequency High-Power Underwater Sound Source (LFHUSS) system that the company previously delivered to the ADD.”We have been very pleased with the performance and reliability of UEMS’s low frequency system. The system was designed …
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What do disparate media tablet devices like the Apple iPad, Amazon Kindle Fire, and the Barnes & Noble Nook have in common? They all depend on South Korea’s LG Display as the main supplier of their display panels—a coveted distinction that has made the company the world’s top supplier of …
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According to DRAMeXchange, a research division of TrendForce, due to the PC slow season and the HDD supply chain afflicted by the Thailand flood, the downtrend of the contract price persisted in 2H’11: the ASP of DDR3 4GB dropped by 7.9% to US$ 17.5, while DDR3 2GB ASP plunged below …
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As announced on 18 October 2011, STATS ChipPAC (Thailand ) Ltd. has been suspended since 17 October 2011 due to the flood in Thailand.As the flood water level is receding in the Navanakorn Industrial Estaten (as of December statement), the company has been able to gain access to the Thailand …
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Acacia Research Corporation announced today that its Lambda Optical Solutions LLC subsidiary has entered into a license agreement with Nokia Siemens Networks Oy. This agreement resolves patent litigation that was pending in the United States District Court for the District of Delaware.
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The Capricorn family, comprising Capricorn-2, -M, -A and -F variants, has been widely adopted by automotive manufacturers in a broad variety of models. Toshiba estimates that Capricorn has captured more than 50% of the global market share for automotive primary instrument clusters incorporating TFT graphics, an application area that is …
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“The NetLogic acquisition is a significant milestone in Broadcom’s strategy to extend its communications infrastructure leadership and take advantage of the explosive growth in mobile and video traffic and the rise of cloud computing,” said Broadcom CEO Scott McGregor. “This acquisition adds a high-margin, high-growth business that strongly increases the …
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