What is discomforting is that the product announcements utilizing stacked 3DIC have all been from big companies like Samsung and Micron. The so called partnerships do not encourage smaller and/or startups to play thru product innovations. This has to change in the 3DIC game, otherwise, it is destined to become the play of a few big companies.
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.