Embedded Systems Conference
Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 3   >   >>
me3
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
me3   3/6/2012 3:18:03 PM
NO RATINGS
Well, that would be hard. But they can be less arrogant, less evasive, friendlier to the ecosystem, and more open to partnership. Do they have the DNA for that?

KB3001
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/6/2012 12:55:40 PM
NO RATINGS
Is not this surprising?

KB3001
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/6/2012 9:35:31 AM
NO RATINGS
May be they should go a step further and stop asking Daddy (ATIC) for more money everytime they are in trouble. That way they will feel the real hunger...

DrunkenSailor
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
DrunkenSailor   3/6/2012 1:15:01 AM
NO RATINGS
Samsungs Logic/Foundry technology is part of IBM's fab club. One might also recall the announcement of both Samsung and GF offering a "synchronised" 28 nm technology what is based on mentioned fab club.

mcgrathdylan
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
mcgrathdylan   3/5/2012 11:57:20 PM
NO RATINGS
@Dr_Trevorkian- I found this an interesting question and posed it directly to an AMD spokesman. The spokesman reported that the amended deal with Globalfoundries has no implications for its x86 license from Intel. "We have the ability to produce processors anywhere we chose from the perspective of the cross license," the spokesman said.

Dr_Trevorkian
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
Dr_Trevorkian   3/5/2012 11:15:11 PM
NO RATINGS
Does this impact their x86 licensing agreement with Intel? I thought that they were required to fabricate their own x86 chips.

me3
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
me3   3/5/2012 11:09:02 PM
NO RATINGS
Better getting into shape now, this hunger is the hunger to end all hungers.

old account Frank Eory
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
old account Frank Eory   3/5/2012 10:48:04 PM
NO RATINGS
GF will be hungry, and that could result in making them very competitive. Don't write them off just yet.

KB3001
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
KB3001   3/5/2012 10:31:07 PM
NO RATINGS
Very bad news indeed for GF, and more precisely ATIC!

BillSalmond
User Rank
Author
re: AMD relinquishes stake in Globalfoundries
BillSalmond   3/5/2012 10:23:25 PM
NO RATINGS
IBM don't release any figures for their semiconductor division. I suspect that at best they break even. Are Samsung involved in the IBM fab club?

<<   <   Page 2 / 3   >   >>


Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
Overview: Battle-hardened veterans of the electronics industry have heard of the “connected car” so often that they assume it’s a done deal. But do we really know what it takes to get a car connected and what its future entails? Join EE Times editor Junko Yoshida as she moderates a panel of movers and shakers in the connected car business. Executives from Cisco, Siemens and NXP will share ideas, plans and hopes for connected cars and their future. After the first 30 minutes of the radio show, our listeners will have the opportunity to ask questions via live online chat.
Top Comments of the Week
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Special Video Section
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
Active balancing of series connected battery stacks exists ...
After a four-year absence, Infineon returns to Mobile World ...
A laptop’s 65-watt adapter can be made 6 times smaller and ...
An industry network should have device and data security at ...
The LTC2975 is a four-channel PMBus Power System Manager ...
In this video, a new high speed CMOS output comparator ...
The LT8640 is a 42V, 5A synchronous step-down regulator ...
The LTC2000 high-speed DAC has low noise and excellent ...
How do you protect the load and ensure output continues to ...
General-purpose DACs have applications in instrumentation, ...
Linear Technology demonstrates its latest measurement ...
10:29
Demos from Maxim Integrated at Electronica 2014 show ...
Bosch CEO Stefan Finkbeiner shows off latest combo and ...
STMicroelectronics demoed this simple gesture control ...
Keysight shows you what signals lurk in real-time at 510MHz ...
TE Connectivity's clear-plastic, full-size model car shows ...
Why culture makes Linear Tech a winner.
Recently formed Architects of Modern Power consortium ...
Specially modified Corvette C7 Stingray responds to ex Indy ...