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…

2017-09-22 - 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…

2017-09-21 - 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.