Mon, 31 Oct 2016 07:15:32 GMT
Silicon Photonics Comes Into Focus
Mentor Graphics and Cadence have tool flows for silicon photonics design. Synopsys, meanwhile, has been expanding its photonics and simulation software line that it acquired when it bought RSoft Design Group in 2012. And GlobalFoundries
has expanded ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 22:59:47 GMT
Behind the scenes on the GlobalFoundries factory floor
That's how GlobalFoundries
describes its future in the Green Mountain State after a little more than a year of ownership. Cat Viglienzoni got an exclusive tour behind the scenes at the plant in Essex. At one point, the plant formerly owned by IBM was ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:36:43 GMT
GloFo settles injury case
- Albany Times UnionGlobalFoundries
has agreed to pay $315,000 to a worker who was injured at the company's Saratoga County plant last year. The lawsuit, filed in August 2015 in U.S. District Court in Albany on behalf of Bruce Tweedie, accused the company of unsafe work ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:19:39 GMT
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:15:11 GMT
Aquantia Throws Data Centers a Copper Lifeline
- Light Reading
Aquantia is a privately held semiconductor design house, with more than $210 million in venture capital invested from Intel, Xilinx, GlobalFoundries
, VentureTech and others. Delansey said the company is profitable. He described Aquantia's status as ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 06:34:43 GMT
AMD reports Q3 2016 earnings
- Fudzilla (blog)
The company says the operating loss this quarter, compared to an $8 million operating loss in Q2, was due to a $340 million Wafer Supply Agreement (WSA) with GlobalFoundries
. The agreement, amended in August, lasts five years and allows AMD to ...
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Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:10:42 GMT
TSMC, GF/Samsung Battle at 7nm
Intel may take back seat to foundries Rick Merritt, EETimes 10/21/2016 01:09 PM EDT SAN JOSE, Calif. — TSMC will go head-to-head with the partnership of IBM, Globalfoundries
and Samsung to publicly detail rival 7nm processes at a technical conference ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:05:35 GMT
Aquantia & GlobalFoundries team to take copper interconnect to 100G
- EDN Europe (registration) (blog)
Now, high-speed-signalling fabless semiconductor company Aquantia (San Jose, California), in collaboration with chipmaker Global Foundries
, has announced it has pushed that limit to 100 Gbit/sec, and anticipates applications in “hyperscale” data ...