It is difficult to know what IBM does these days. They are into and out of many things at the same time. I am happy they have not left technology for a better planet. Because it is only technology that will create a better planet.
DELTA Microelectronics is IBM's partner in Europe that will held a technical day regarding High Voltage IBM process technologies.
This is good news for scaling more power efficiency in circuits that measure and compute and communicate wireless energy data; having this process available on the open market should bring focus to energy-management chips for end users and the power infrastructure.
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