Podcast EP126: Unifying RF and Optics with POET’s Optical Interposer Platform

Podcast EP126: Unifying RF and Optics with POET’s Optical Interposer Platform
by Daniel Nenni on 11-25-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Dr. Suresh Venkatesan, chairman and CEO, POET Technologies. Suresh joined POET Technologies from GLOBALFOUNDRIES where he served as senior vice president, Technology Development. He is an industry veteran with over 22 years of experience in semiconductor technology development. Prior to joining GLOBALFOUNDRIES,… Read More


Podcast EP120: How NXP is Revolutionizing Automotive Electronics Design

Podcast EP120: How NXP is Revolutionizing Automotive Electronics Design
by Daniel Nenni on 11-09-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Jim Bridgewater, director of product marketing for NXP automotive edge product line.

Jim provides an overview of the various wireless interfaces in current automotive design. He also discusses a new product from NXP called OrangeBox, a device that combines many of these interfaces into one domain controller.… Read More


Podcast EP119: The Latest Innovations at Agile Analog with Barry Paterson

Podcast EP119: The Latest Innovations at Agile Analog with Barry Paterson
by Daniel Nenni on 11-04-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Barry Paterson, CEO of Agile Analog.  Barry has held senior leadership, engineering and product management roles at Wolfson Microelectronics and Dialog Semiconductor. He has been involved in the development of custom mixed-signal silicon solutions for many of the leading mobile and consumer electronics … Read More


Podcast EP118: An Assessment of the Worldwide Semiconductor Ecosystem with Sagar Pushpala

Podcast EP118: An Assessment of the Worldwide Semiconductor Ecosystem with Sagar Pushpala
by Daniel Nenni on 11-02-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Sagar Pushpala, a seasoned semiconductor professional with more than 35 years of experience with IDMs, fabless and related semiconductor entities. He is actively involved with nearly a dozen companies in the US, Singapore and India in advisory/board, consulting and investment roles.

Dan explores the dynamics… Read More


Podcast EP114: The Power of the Alchip Business Model, Today and Tomorrow

Podcast EP114: The Power of the Alchip Business Model, Today and Tomorrow
by Daniel Nenni on 10-19-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Charmien Cheng, Director, Business Development, Alchip Technologies North America. She chairs the company’s investment committee and is responsible for strategic IP alliances, supply chain partnerships, and downstream customer relationship management.  She also leads the marketing team and is responsible… Read More


Podcast EP113: How Samtec is Enabling AI Growth in the Cloud and at the Edge with Matt Burns

Podcast EP113: How Samtec is Enabling AI Growth in the Cloud and at the Edge with Matt Burns
by Daniel Nenni on 10-14-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Mattew Burns, Matt develops go-to-market strategies for Samtec’s Silicon to Silicon solutions. Over the course of 20+ years, he has been a leader in design, technical sales and marketing in the telecommunications, medical and electronic components industries.

Dan and Matt discuss the recent AI Hardware Summit… Read More


Podcast EP106: SoC Verification Flows and Methodologies with Sivakumar P R of Maven Silicon

Podcast EP106: SoC Verification Flows and Methodologies with Sivakumar P R of Maven Silicon
by Daniel Nenni on 09-14-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Sivakumar P R, the Founder and CEO of Maven Silicon. He is responsible for the company’s vision, overall strategy, business, and technology. He is also the Founder and CEO of ASIC Design Technologies.

Dan and Sivakumar discuss SoC Verification Flows and Methodologies based on his article published on SemiWiki.… Read More


Podcast EP103: A Look at the Game-Changing Technology Being Built by Luminous Computing

Podcast EP103: A Look at the Game-Changing Technology Being Built by Luminous Computing
by Daniel Nenni on 08-26-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Michael Hochberg, president at Luminous Computing. His career has spanned the space between fundamental research and commercialization for over 20 years. He founded four silicon photonics companies garnering a total exit value of over a billion dollars.

Dan explores the computing technology being built by … Read More


Podcast EP102: A Brief History of eFPGA with Geoff Tate of Flex Logic

Podcast EP102: A Brief History of eFPGA with Geoff Tate of Flex Logic
by Daniel Nenni on 08-19-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Geoff Tate, CEO and Co-founder of Flex Logix. Geoff explains the embedded FPGA market, including some history, applications and challenges to deliver a product that customers really want. He provides some very relevant background on why Flex Logix has been so successful in this market, and what lies ahead.

GEOFF… Read More


Podcast EP95: An Overview of Axiado’s Transformative Security Technologies

Podcast EP95: An Overview of Axiado’s Transformative Security Technologies
by Daniel Nenni on 07-22-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Gopi Sirineni, the President & CEO of Axiado, a company that is spearheading unique security technologies with AI in hardware. He is a Silicon Valley veteran with over 25 years of successes in the semiconductor, software and systems industries.

Gopi explains what’s different about the Axiado approach… Read More