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re: Fujitsu signs 'comprehensive' ARM deal
StevenAckerman   3/9/2011 10:35:31 PM
Another ARM-du jour. They do have some graphics technology that could be integrated...

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re: Fujitsu signs 'comprehensive' ARM deal
mranderson   3/8/2011 7:52:00 PM
I think it is defensive. But most of the SoC market is using Arm processors these days since it is easier to buy it than develop it and the related software infrastructure. Most OEMs prefer it. The issue becomes whether a semiconductor company such as Fujitsu has internal IP and SoC architectures to differentiate themselves. The Japanese companies were the original Asian tiger who gave consumers advanced technology with intuitive interfaces. Today, Apple tends to wear that crown. And tomorrow is an open question.

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re: Fujitsu signs 'comprehensive' ARM deal
elctrnx_lyf   3/8/2011 5:06:58 PM
You sound right. After becoming a huge company with many different products to offer, it always becomes important to keep it running rather than innovating anything new.

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re: Fujitsu signs 'comprehensive' ARM deal
goafrit   3/7/2011 9:53:26 PM
Is a defensive more or offensive? All these firms are working to preserve themselves than innovate and compete.

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