2018-01-31 - Dylan McGrath, EE Times

Memory Chips Continue to Lift Samsung’s Results

Strong fourth quarter revenue and profits underpinned by memory chip sales

2017-10-13 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

WD Gives Hard Drives New Spin

Western Digital said it will start shipping in 2019 a new recording head technology that will enable 40 TByte hard…

2017-10-11 - Sang-Yun Lee, CEO, BeSang Inc.

Limitations of 3D NAND Scaling

The life span of 3D NAND might be a lot shorter than most people think.

2017-09-22 - Dylan McGrath

Fab Tool Spending on Pace to Shatter Record

Combined spending on new and refurbished front end fab tools is expected to grow 37 percent this year and obliterate…

- Gary Hilson

NOR Flash Standard Meets Instant-On Expectations

IoT applications need a richer complement of memory than most MCUs offer, and the bandwidth of serial NOR flash make…

2017-09-21 - Dylan McGrath

Toshiba Agrees to Sell Chip Unit to Bain-led Group

Latest twist in months-long saga has Toshiba agreeing to sell for $18 billion to group that includes Apple, Dell and…

- Rick Merritt

DDR5 Runs in Rambus’ Labs

Rambus has working chips in the lab for DDR5, the next-generation DRAM bus while the industry debates the road ahead…

2017-09-14 - Dylan McGrath

Toshiba Hopes to Finalize Chip Unit Sale to Bain-led Group

Toshiba said it signed a memorandum of understanding to move forward with a proposal by a consortium led by Bain…

2017-09-13 - Dylan McGrath

Fab Tool Sales Again Set Quarterly Record

Semiconductor equipment billings came in at an all-time high for the second consecutive quarter as the fab tool industry remains…

2017-09-06 - Sang-Yun Lee, CEO of BeSang Inc.

Why Memory Prices Are Heating Up

The issue of increasing memory prices is more complicated than many people think.

2017-08-22 - Tegile

NVMe Will Oust SCSI by 2020

With a minimal premium on NVMe SSDs, the interface is expected to quickly become the defacto standard in storage arrays.