WPG Americas and Achronix Announce Pact

WPG Americas Inc. today announced a new franchise agreement with Achronix Semiconductor Corp. to distribute their line of high-density and high-performance application-targeted FPGAs. Achronix’s  Speedster22i FPGAs are the industry’s most advanced FPGAs built on Intel’s ground breaking 22nm, 3-D Tri-Gate transistor technology.  The Speedster22i devices have up to 1.7 million, 4-input look-up-tables and consume half…

Toshiba to Start Mass Production of Next Generation NAND Flash Memory

Toshiba Corp. and Toshiba America Electronic Components, Inc., (TAEC), a committed leader that collaborates with technology companies to create breakthrough designs, today announced that the company has developed second generation 19 nanometer process technology that it will apply to mass production of 2-bit-per-cell 64 gigabit NAND memory chips later this month. Toshiba has used the…

Amkor Raises $225 Million in Bond Sale

CHANDLER, Ariz.– (BUSINESS WIRE)– Amkor Technology, Inc. (AMKR) today announced that it has completed its previously announced offering of $225 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.375% Senior Notes due 2022 (the “Notes”). We expect to use the net proceeds of the Notes offering for general corporate purposes, which may include, among other things, capital…

SanDisk Sampling New Flash Storage Solution

SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), today announced it has begun customer sampling of flash memory products based on its industry-leading 1Ynm process technology, which represents its second generation 19 nanometer (nm) manufacturing technology. SanDisk’s achievement of this breakthrough in semiconductor manufacturing takes its memory cell size from 19nm-by-26nm to 19nm-by-19.5nm, delivering a 25 percent reduction of…

Kemet Names Mouser Electronics High Service Distributor of the Year

Mouser Electronics, Inc., a top design engineering resource and global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, has won High Service Distributor of the Year from Kemet. The prestigious award was presented to Mouser during the Electronic Distribution Show in Las Vegas. Kemet also presented TTI with the Distributor of the Year Award for 2013 making it a clean sweep for the  TTI/Mouser Team. Also…