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chipmonk0
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Re: new for Micron?
chipmonk0   11/18/2013 4:46:31 PM
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Now that Micron is enjoying higher stock price ( quadrupled this year ) after they were able to affect the supply - demand situation for DRAMs in their favor by acquiring Elpida at bargain basement price, its time for them to at last diversify into higher margin products like processors.

Would be interested to find out process integration issues of mixing CPU and SRAM, DRAM on the same die, or they might be trying out their HMC technology for tight coupling of CPU and SRAM / DRAM on separate dice.

Comments ? speculation ?

krisi
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Re: new for Micron?
krisi   11/18/2013 4:09:13 PM
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I know...but this is entirely new business segment...maybe it will work out for them

tty2
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Re: new for Micron?
tty2   11/18/2013 3:52:34 PM
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Because it's based on memory, the computation components are basically interleaved in the memory so that you get enormous parallelism

krisi
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new for Micron?
krisi   11/18/2013 2:40:43 PM
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Micron developing a processor? that must be new for them...why do it?

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