Qualcomm retakes market leadership in 1Q20
June 16, 2020According to the 1Q20 revenue ranking of global top 10 IC design companies compiled from TrendForce’s latest data, Qualcomm was able to stop the trend of continuous YoY revenue declines, which lasted for the six previous consecutive quarters.
Samsung and Xilinx team up for 5G commercial deployments
April 16, 2020Xilinx says that its Versal adaptive compute acceleration platform (ACAP) will be utilised by Samsung for worldwide 5G commercial deployments.
Global top 10 IC designers’ 2019 revenues drop by 4.1% YoY
March 18, 2020Under the combined influence of the U.S. Entity List and the COVID-19 pandemic, the IC design industry is unlikely to return to growth in 2020.
Xilinx to reduce global workforce by 7%
January 30, 2020The supplier of programmable logic devices has released its third quarter report for the fiscal year 2020, in which the company says it will initiate cost-saving measures across the company.
Revenue ranking of global top 10 IC design companies
December 06, 2019The newest analysis from TrendForce shows that several U.S.-based IC design companies experienced continually expanding losses in 3Q19 revenue because of the ongoing China-U.S. trade war and because Huawei had yet to be removed from the Entity List.
NVIDIA leads way but competition is intensifying
October 15, 2019Diversity is the name of the game when it comes to the edge Artificial Intelligence (AI) chipset industry. In 2019, the AI industry is witnessing the continual migration of AI workloads, particularly AI inference, to edge devices, including on-premise servers, gateways, and end-devices and sensors.
US-China trade impacts global top ten IC design companies
September 05, 2019The global top ten IC design companies for 2Q19 ranked by revenue have just been released by TrendForce, in which we see revenues of the top five all falling YoY.
Xilinx to acquire Solarflare
April 25, 2019Xilinx has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Solarflare Communications, Inc., an Irvine, California.-based privately-held company.
Global top ten IC design companies ranked by revenue
February 27, 2019According to TrendForce's latest statistics, the global top ten IC design companies, ranked by revenue, have just come out, with Broadcom, Qualcomm and NVIDIA, taking first, second and third, respectively.
Xilinx partners with ZF on autonomous driving development
January 09, 2019Xilinx and ZF Friedrichshafen (ZF), have entered into a new strategic collaboration in which Xilinx technology will power ZF's artificial intelligence (AI)-based automotive control unit, called the ZF ProAI, to enable automated driving applications.
Top 10 fabless IC design houses
November 22, 2018TrendForce announced the ranking of top 10 fabless IC design houses worldwide based on their revenues for 3Q18, among which Qualcomm was the only one to post a slight decline.
Lattice names Steve Douglass as corporate VP, R&D
September 05, 2018Lattice Semiconductor has appointed Steve Douglass as the company’s Corporate Vice President, R&D, effective immediately.
Premier Farnell delivered growth every quarter in FY18
September 03, 2018Premier Farnell delivers global growth of 11.1% in year ending 1 July 2018 as it invests USD 100 million in inventory and adds 22 new suppliers.
Xilinx acquires Chinese start-up DeePhi Tech
July 19, 2018Xilinx has acquired DeePhi Technology Co., Ltd (DeePhi Tech), a Beijing-based privately held start-up specialising in deep compression, pruning, and system-level optimisation for neural networks.
Xilinx drives AI-based applications for Daimler
June 27, 2018Xilinx and Daimler are collaborating on an in-car system using Xilinx technology for artificial intelligence (AI) processing in automotive applications.
Premier Farnell makes major investment in inventory
May 21, 2018Over the past 12 months, the company has invested almost USD 100M in additional inventory, from USD 350M in stock a year ago to $444M today
Molex acquires FPGA specialist
May 15, 2018Molex announces that the company is acquiring BittWare, Inc., a provider of computing systems featuring field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) deployed in data center compute and network packet processing applications.
CommAgility LTE systems chosen by Lockheed for satcom project
February 14, 2018Wireless telecom group, CommAgility, has been selected by Lockheed Martin to supply integrated software and hardware for a satellite communications (satcom) project.
The list is here – last year's biggest fabless IC companies
January 08, 2018IC Insights' research shows that two Chinese companies – HiSilicon and Unigroup – are among the top 10 fabless IC sales leaders.
Xilinx CEO Moshe Gavrielov to retireLoad more news
January 05, 2018Xillinx Inc. announces that its chief executive officer and president Moshe Gavrielov is retiring from the company and the board, effective January 28, 2018.