Design Con 2015
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
Baolt
User Rank
Rookie
re: Study: foundries provide more IP than IP vendors
Baolt   2/23/2011 11:08:33 PM
NO RATINGS
Also especially with new sizes that we are working, discussing on, foundries are going to dominate the business, and its will be hard to stand as IP corer. Future is fabless chip companies with giant foundries

SiliconAsia
User Rank
Rookie
re: Study: foundries provide more IP than IP vendors
SiliconAsia   2/21/2011 6:29:38 PM
NO RATINGS
This means TSMC is eating up IP business more and more as well.

goafrit
User Rank
Manager
re: Study: foundries provide more IP than IP vendors
goafrit   2/21/2011 5:03:14 PM
NO RATINGS
Who can explain? What does this mean to those working in this fabbed firms on job security?

yalanand
User Rank
Rookie
re: Study: foundries provide more IP than IP vendors
yalanand   2/21/2011 3:31:45 PM
NO RATINGS
I guess there is catch in the observation made by Professor Rahul Kapoor. Though foundries ship more IP than IP vendors, most of the foundries get these IPs from IP vendors itself and validate the design on their process and sell it to the customers. For example TSMC has tie up with Cosmic circuits : www.eetindia.co.in/ART_8800623242_1800000_NT_34e0300d.HTM



Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Book Review: Deadly Odds by Allen Wyler
Max Maxfield
11 comments
Generally speaking, when it comes to settling down with a good book, I tend to gravitate towards science fiction and science fantasy. Having said this, I do spend a lot of time reading ...

Martin Rowe

No 2014 Punkin Chunkin, What Will You Do?
Martin Rowe
1 Comment
American Thanksgiving is next week, and while some people watch (American) football all day, the real competition on TV has become Punkin Chunkin. But there will be no Punkin Chunkin on TV ...

Rich Quinnell

Making the Grade in Industrial Design
Rich Quinnell
13 comments
As every developer knows, there are the paper specifications for a product design, and then there are the real requirements. The paper specs are dry, bland, and rigidly numeric, making ...

Martin Rowe

Book Review: Controlling Radiated Emissions by Design
Martin Rowe
1 Comment
Controlling Radiated Emissions by Design, Third Edition, by Michel Mardiguian. Contributions by Donald L. Sweeney and Roger Swanberg. List price: $89.99 (e-book), $119 (hardcover).