@daleste: What do flash engineers really need in terms of qualifications? Can engineers who have graduated from Computer Science and Electrical Engineering departments be equally eligible for the posts of Flash Engineer?
Micron is currently the 4th largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world, after Intel, Samsung, and QUALCOMM. The fact that they are running wild in the SSD market is quite a shock since there are many engineering talents around the world, some more qualified than the other. I think Micron should hire off other semiconductor companies that are less in size to them.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.