Linear Tech ekes out Sales, Profit Growth

Linear Technology Corp. said fiscal 2014 first quarter net income and revenue rose at a single-digit pace but warns results in the ongoing quarter may be negatively impacted by several factors, including “the current budgeting stalemate at the Federal Government level.” The high-performance linear semiconductor vendor’s profit rose to $107.9 million, or 45 cents per…

Micron to Deploy Serus Supply Chain Platform

Santa Clara, Calif.  – Serus Corporation, a leader in Supply Chain Visibility and Intelligence solutions, today announced that Micron Technology has selected the Serus solution to optimize its global supply chain. Micron intends to implement the Serus cloud-based solution across its global operations. “After evaluating multiple solutions for improving our supply chain visibility, we determined the…

Memory Prices Tighten but is it Sustainable?

Memory semiconductor vendors have engineered the seemingly impossible. Prices are rising, inventories are tighter, there’s even talk of shortages in certain product areas due to a fire that halted production at a major facility and overall, the fundamentals of the memory market are seen as much better today than they have been in years. How…