Podcast EP108: Brief History of the Semiconductor Industry – How Did It Get Started?

Podcast EP108: Brief History of the Semiconductor Industry – How Did It Get Started?
by Daniel Nenni on 09-23-2022 at 10:05 am

Dan is joined by Chris Miller, Associate Professor of International History at The Fletcher School and author of Chip War: The Fight for the World’s Most Critical Technology, a geopolitical history of the computer chip. Chris provides a far-reaching overview of the forces that shaped the worldwide semiconductor industry,… 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 EP100: A Look Back and a Look Ahead with Dan and Mike

Podcast EP100: A Look Back and a Look Ahead with Dan and Mike
by Daniel Nenni on 08-12-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan and Mike get together to reflect on the past and the future in this 100th Semiconductor Insiders podcast episode. The chip shortage, foundry landscape, Moore’s law, CHIPS Act and industry revenue trends are some of the topics discussed.

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Podcast EP96: The History, Reach and Impact of Accellera with Lynn Garibaldi

Podcast EP96: The History, Reach and Impact of Accellera with Lynn Garibaldi
by Daniel Nenni on 07-29-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Lynn Garibaldi, Executive Director, Accellera Systems Initiative. Lynn is the recipient of the Accellera 2022 Leadership Award. Dan and Lynn explore the history of Accellera, its beginnings and growth to a multi-standard organization and the impact of DVCon events around the world.

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Podcast EP90: A Tour of Cadence’s Cloud Solutions with Mahesh Turaga

Podcast EP90: A Tour of Cadence’s Cloud Solutions with Mahesh Turaga
by Daniel Nenni on 06-24-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Mahesh Turaga, VP of Cloud Business Development at Cadence Design Systems. Mahesh brings extensive customer-facing experience to Cadence in business development, strategy, pre-sales, and consulting. He provides an overview of the cloud solutions provided by Cadence. The various business models, technical… Read More


Podcast EP66: The Data Center Revolution, the Speedata Point of View

Podcast EP66: The Data Center Revolution, the Speedata Point of View
by Daniel Nenni on 03-11-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Jonathan Friedmann, a serial entrepreneur and the CEO and co-founder of Speedata. Jonathan discusses the current challenges of big data analytics and how Speedata fits into the landscape.

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Podcast EP63: The growing importance of interconnect architecture

Podcast EP63: The growing importance of interconnect architecture
by Daniel Nenni on 02-18-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan and Mike are joined by Matt Burns, technical marketing manager at Samtec. Matt focuses on why interconnect architecture has become so important for state-of-the-art system designs. The markets that are driving these requirements, along with the challenges and how to address them are provided.

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Podcast EP62: Exploring the VSORA architecture

Podcast EP62: Exploring the VSORA architecture
by Daniel Nenni on 02-16-2022 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Jan Pantzar, VP sales and marketing of VSORA, a provider of high-performance silicon intellectual property (IP) and chip solutions for artificial intelligence, digital communications and advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) applications based in France.

Dan and Jan explore the VSORA architecture… Read More


Podcast EP55: A New Year’s Perspective with Dan and Mike

Podcast EP55: A New Year’s Perspective with Dan and Mike
by Daniel Nenni on 12-31-2021 at 10:00 am

Dan and Mike take some time to review 2021 – the events that led to growth, opportunities and challenges and a discussion of what lies ahead.

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Podcast EP43: Navigating the Architecture Exploration Jargons and What Do They Mean to a Chip Architect?

Podcast EP43: Navigating the Architecture Exploration Jargons and What Do They Mean to a Chip Architect?
by Daniel Nenni on 10-15-2021 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Deepak Shankar, founder of Mirabilis Design. Dan explores the application and impact of architectural exploration on chip and system design.

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