The U.S. President Obama recently blocked the acquisition by a Chinese investment firm of semiconductor vendor Aixtron on grounds of national security...
The acquisition extends Siemens Digital Enterprise Software portfolio with the addition of Mentor’s electronics IC and systems design solutions.
Ansys is expanding its sofware portfolio to go beyond simulation and include systems safety analysis, reliability engineering and quality management.
Broadcom will retain Brocade's Fibre Channel storage area network switching business and divest the company's IP networking business.
The two companies are also in talks with Development Bank of Japan for the bank to provide financial and strategic support.
Qualcomm will offer $110 per share and, including debt, the deal will cost close to $47 billion.
France-based IPDiA specialises in developing integrated passive devices, including 3D silicon capacitors.
Innoluce’s technology uses 1D MEMS mirrors, offering higher horizontal resolution and field of view, as well as lower sensitivity to vibrations.
Micrium’s RTOS software has been ported to more than 50 microcontroller architectures.
The acquisition will help X-Fab, a foundry with significant operations in Malaysia, to nearly double its 8-inch capacity.