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SiV SOI Symposium Part 3 – Final FD-SOI Takeaways
Posted date : May 15, 2019

Why FD-SOI? What can you do with it that you couldn’t do before? That was the big question from IHS Markit’s Matthew Short that kicked off t

Part 2: Silicon Valley SOI Symposium Takeaways. FD-SOI, Smarter Edge, Goldilocks & More.
Posted date : May 3, 2019

Key takeaway #2: If you need a Goldilocks process node – where you'll get just the right balance between active power, unit cost and investmen

Silicon Valley SOI Symposium a Huge Success. Key Takeaways (Part 1) Here.
Posted date : Apr 21, 2019

Takeaway #1: As NXP VP Ron Martino noted in his opening keynote at the recent SOI Symposium in San Jose, FD-SOI is the technology platform f

Arm-Samsung Announce IP Platform including eMRAM for 18nm FD-SOI. Will Highlight at Silicon Valley Symposium
Posted date : Mar 26, 2019

Editor's note: Arm and Samsung Foundry are extending their collaboration on FD-SOI, which they'll be highlighting at the SOI Consortium's Silicon

Synopsys IP for 22FDX Automotive – Why It Matters (Courtesy: D. Nenni, semiwiki)
Posted date : Mar 19, 2019

Daniel Nenni, CEO & Founder, SemiWiki.com Note to our readers: Semiwiki Founder Dan Nenni recently wrote an excellent piece on the import

SOI Wafers on the Move – News from Soitec with Samsung, Simgui, China Mobile, Renesas & More
Posted date : Feb 27, 2019

The world's SOI wafer leader, Soitec is posting strong sales and issuing a steady stream of compelling announcements. This is clearly good news f

2019 Greetings for the Start of an Exciting Year in SOI
Posted date : Jan 28, 2019

Welcome to our first post for 2019 here at the SOI Consortium's Advanced Substrate News. First and foremost, may we wish you and yours a safe, ha

FD-SOI Training: Over 220 Attend 1st SOI Academy in Shanghai
Posted date : Dec 3, 2018

There were over 220 participants at the recent SOI Academy FD-SOI Training event organized in Shanghai. The event extended over two days, with th

Now, We Ramp! Panelists at Japan Workshop See Good Opps for FD-SOI, RF-SOI
Posted date : Nov 9, 2018

Lots of great information came out of the two days of workshops in Japan recently organized by the SOI Consortium. Some of the presentations are

1st Highlights from Shanghai FD-SOI/RF-SOI Events – Amazon/Blink, Intellifusion, Foundries, China Mobile, Nokia, Qorvo and More
Posted date : Sep 27, 2018

Excellent news and exciting applications made headlines at the recent FD-SOI and RF-SOI events in Shanghai. During the FD-SOI day, Amazon/Blink a