The GF Pivot, Specialization Defined

The GF Pivot, Specialization Defined
by Randy Smith on 10-04-2019 at 6:00 am

On August 27, 2018, GLOBALFOUNDRIES (GF) announced that they were no longer going to compete in the race to the next smaller semiconductor node, at that time, the 7nm node. While surprising to some, on further analysis this move made sense. TSMC had announced its plan to invest around $25B in the 5nm technology node. GF revenue is … Read More


Is Low Power a Challenge? ICE-Grain Answers the Challenge

Is Low Power a Challenge? ICE-Grain Answers the Challenge
by Paul McLellan on 05-12-2015 at 7:00 am

Image RemovedBlogs have limited wordcount so insert your own generic opening paragraph here about the importance of low power in IC design. Mention IoT and cloud datacenters for extra credit.

It is well-known that the biggest reductions in power come from changes at the architectural level. Tools and process can do some things… Read More