Semiconductor

The Evolution of Semiconductor Companies Starts with AI

The semiconductor industry is growing fast and quick with technology based innovation fueling investments in new products. Gartner has predicted that the worldwide semiconductor revenue would reach the figures of $364.1 billion in 2017, an increase of 7.2 percent from 2016. "The worst is now over with a positive outlook emerging for 2017 driven by inventory replenishment and increasing average selling prices (ASPs) in select markets,

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ETEL'S New ZAO Force-Controlled Actuator To Better Meet Semiconductor Needs

ETEL is pleased to announce its new ZAO Force- Controlled Actuator, adding to its already broad range of advanced motion systems. Among other applications, ZAO is perfectly suited for semiconductor pick and place, die bonding and probing machines.

Coupled with ETEL's AccurET controller, the ZAO Force-Controlled Actuator provides the user with a state-of-the-art solution to reduce machine cost of ownership while taking up the next force control challenge!

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Peregrine Semiconductor's Patent Portfolio Surpasses 450 Issued and Pending Patents

Peregrine Semiconductor Corp., founder of RF SOI (silicon on insulator) and pioneer of advanced RF solutions, announces the expansion of its intellectual property (IP) portfolio to over 450 issued and pending patents. According to the "IEEE Spectrum" published scorecard, "Patent Power 2016", Peregrine Semiconductor's portfolio is now recognized as one of the technology world's most valuable patent portfolios.

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SiFive and UltraSoC partner to accelerate RISC-V development through DesignShare

SiFive, the first fabless provider of customized, open-source-enabled semiconductors, today announced that UltraSoC will provide debug and trace technology for the SiFive Freedom platform, based on the RISC-V open source processor specification as part of the DesignShare initiative. UltraSoC's embedded analytics IP will be available through the recently announced SiFive DesignShare ecosystem that gives any company, inventor or maker the ability to harness the power of custom silicon.

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The Evolution of Semiconductor Companies Starts with AI

The semiconductor industry is growing fast and quick with technology based innovation fueling investments in new products. Gartner has predicted that the worldwide semiconductor revenue would reach the figures of $364.1 billion in 2017, an increase of 7.2 percent from 2016. "The worst is now over with a positive outlook emerging for 2017 driven by inventory replenishment and increasing average selling prices (ASPs) in select markets, particularly commodity memory and application-specific standard products," said Ganesh Ramamoorthy, research vice president at Gartner.

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