Alchip Technologies comes to North America
March 23, 2020Alchip Technologies Limited has opened North American headquarters in Milpitas, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area.
RoodMicrotec signs sales representative agreement with Cedar
February 27, 2020RoodMicrotec N.V., has appointed Cedar Technologies as sales representative for the Nordic countries, Poland, the United Kingdom, and Ireland.
Synopsys completes acquisition of certain IP assets from INVECAS
February 14, 2020Synopsys, Inc. has completed its acquisition of certain IP assets from INVECAS. This acquisition broadens Synopsys' DesignWare Logic Library, Embedded Memory, General Purpose I/O, Analog, and Interface IP portfolio.
Synapse opens two offshore semiconductor design centres
February 07, 2020Synapse Design has officially opened its newest semiconductor design centers: One in Ahmedabad, India and one in Penang, Malaysia. With the addition of these two design centers, the company now has eight offshore design centers (ODC).
Presto acquires DELTA Microelectronics business from FORCE Technology
February 06, 2020Presto Engineering, an outsourced operations provider to semiconductor and (IoT) device manufacturers, has acquired the DELTA Microelectronics business unit of FORCE Technology, the European provider of ASIC supply chain services.
Synopsys to acquire certain IP assets of INVECAS
January 13, 2020The acquisition broadens the company’s IP portfolio and adds a team of experienced R&D engineers to the company’s development department.
Knowles acquires Microphone Design assets from ams AG
December 23, 2019Knowles has acquired the MEMS microphone ASIC design business from ams AG. The transaction includes intellectual property, rights to source ASIC wafers from multiple foundry partners, and the transfer of the ASIC design team, which will continue to be based in Switzerland.
RoodMicrotec updates its revenue forecast for FY2019
November 26, 2019RoodMicrotec N.V.,is expecting the revenue for the full-year 2019 to be in line with the full-year 2018.
Marvell layoffs in VT, NC and CA
November 20, 2019Days after the close of the acquisition of Avera Semiconductor on November 5, Marvell Semi filed a WARN notice with the State of Vermont, ahead of 78 permanent layoffs at its Essex Junction facility.
Marvell completes acquisition of Avera Semi
November 06, 2019Marvell has completed its acquisition of Avera Semiconductor, the Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) business of GlobalFoundries.
Semiconductor acquisitions regain momentum in 2019
September 19, 2019This year’s merger and acquisition announcements are driven by deals in networking and wireless connectivity ICs and by suppliers adding products for automotive systems and other strong-growth markets into the next decade, says IC Insights.
Marvell to acquire Avera Semi from Globalfoundries
May 21, 2019Marvell says it has entered into definitive agreements to purchase Avera Semiconductor, the Application Specific Integrated Circuit (ASIC) business of Globalfoundries.
RoodMicrotec & CoreHW to establish supply chain partnership
May 09, 2019RoodMicrotec N.V., announces its intention to enter into a long-term supply chain partnership with CoreHW, a Finnish fabless semiconductor company offering full custom IC turnkey solutions, IP and design services as well as own IC products.
Marvell opens new facility in Singapore
November 14, 2018Marvell Technology has officially opened its Operations Centre of Excellence at the Tai Seng Center, in Singapore. The company has had a presence in the country for more than two decades and it has played a big role in the company's success and continued growth.
Globalfoundries sets up ASIC solutions subsidiary Avera Semi
November 05, 2018Globalfoundries has established Avera Semiconductor LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary aimed at providing custom silicon solutions for a broad range of applications.
SMIT buys hardware-based verification systems and software company
November 01, 2018SMIT Holdings, a CAM supplier and a mPOS supplier in China, has announced its new acquisition of S2C Tech Inc. (S2C), a hardware-based verification systems and software company, to further diversity its business and revenue stream.
Squire team up with electronics giant Ennoconn
October 11, 2018Squire Mining says that the company has appointed Ennoconn Corporation as its hardware manufacturer for next generation mining systems to mine Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin and other associated cryptocurrencies.
UST Global acquires pre-silicon expert SeviTech SystemsLoad more news
October 03, 2018California-based UST Global is acquiring Bangalore-based SeviTech Systems, a fast-growing chip design (VLSI) services company.