Dell to expand India outsourcing, says report
News & Analysis 4/29/2005 Post a comment
Dell Computer plans to add 2,000 people in India by the year's end as the PC maker seeks to make the country a hub for software development and back-office work, an Associated Press report said Friday (April 29).
Brian Halla findet Moore's Law überholt
News & Analysis 4/21/2005 Post a comment
Dem Chef von National Semiconductor, Brian Halla, ist die US-Chipindustrie zu wenig dynamisch. Die Branche solle sich endlich von Moore's Law als Standard lösen und Wege finden, die von ihm beobachtete "Attacke der Apathie" abzuwehren. Auch die Politiker bekommen ihr Fett weg.
Japanese companies team on ID tag format
News & Analysis 4/20/2005 Post a comment
Four major Japanese IT companies---NTT Data Corp., Fujitsu Ltd., Hitachi, Ltd. and NEC Corp-- have formed an initiative to establish a common platform for identification (ID) tag based service interoperability
UTStarcom inks $20 mllion contract with China Netcom
News & Analysis 4/18/2005 Post a comment
UTStarcom Inc. has signed infrastructure contracts valued at $20 million with China Netcom Group to expand the operator's existing IP-based PAS (Personal Access System) networks in the Henan and Liaoning provinces, as well as in metropolitan Beijing and Tianjin.
Merix to acquire Hong Kong board supplier
News & Analysis 4/14/2005 Post a comment
Printed circuit board supplier Merix Corp. announced Thursday (April 14) it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the operations of pc board maker Eastern Pacific Circuits Limited (EPC), based in Hong Kong, for $120 million in cash.
Elcoteq opens plant in India
News & Analysis 4/11/2005 Post a comment
Seeking to cash in on India's wireless service boom, Finland's Elcoteq Network Corp. today launched its manufacturing operations here, and said it will invest up to about $100 million to manufacture wireless handsets and other telecoms gear.
Bingham calls on China to respect intellectual property
News & Analysis 4/6/2005 Post a comment
Cadence Design Systems Executive Chairman Ray Bingham called on China's semiconductor industry to work collaboratively to ensure the protection of intellectual property in a recent keynote address delivered to Chinese high-tech professionals working in North America.
Nokia to sell mobile radio business to EADS
News & Analysis 4/5/2005 Post a comment
Nokia announced Tuesday (April 5) that it was on the verge of selling its Professional Mobile Radio business to the aerospace and defense systems supplier European Aeronautic Defense and Space Company, a move that would create a global player in the homeland security systems and secure wireless communications solutions market.
ITC continues probe in Amkor-Carsem patent dispute
News & Analysis 4/4/2005 Post a comment
Amkor Technology Inc. has announced that the International Trade Commission has remanded Amkor's patent suit against rival packaging supplier Carsem to the presiding administrative law judge to further investigate Amkor's claims Carsem infringed patents related to its quad flat pack, no-lead package technology.