Category Archive ASN #13

SOI & the greening of electronics
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

The SOI Industry Consortium has a major role to play promoting the power-saving benefits of SOI. The SOI Industry Consortium has now launched th

What’s new
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

SOI: Simply Greener — The Campaign This summer, the SOI Industry Consortium launched the “SOI Simply Greener” initiative, encouraging the

IBM & SOI: Delivering on Customer Priorities
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

How IBM’s Cu-45HP ASIC leverages SOI for an overall lowering of power. Initiatives for a smarter and greener planet are creating ubiquitous d

Low Power Design: Fast & Green
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

SOI helps create faster chips that consume less power. Speed and area used to be the primary factors considered by chip designers. Performance

Celebrating Over A Decade of Green
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

Piet Wessels has been the driving force behind NXP’s (and formerly Philips’) SOI-enabled high-voltage business ever since it first began.

Innovation, Lower Leakage & Higher Performance
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

Analog Devices’ proprietary XF3 SOI SiGe complementary bipolar process enables them to address the trends toward reduced component cost, boar

EDN Innovation Winner
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

This spring, the EDN magazine Innovation of the Year in Passive Components and Sensors was awarded to ADI’s SOI-MEMS based ADXL001 Indu

White Goods Get Greener
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

According to the US Department of Energy, appliances account for about 17% of a household’s energy consumption. Major appliances like refrige

National’s VIP50 on SOI
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

National Semiconductor is building products such as single, dual and quad operational amplifiers on its proprietary VIP50 SOI BiCMOS process tech

Energy-Efficient SoC Design Can Make A Difference
Posted date : Jul 30, 2009

ARM now offers a combination of low-power processors, SOI libraries and power management IP. It is often the simple actions that make the large