Spansion, Winbond Sign Licensing Agreement

Sunnyvale, Calif.– Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a global leader in embedded systems solutions, today announced the signing of a cross-license agreement with Winbond Electronics Corporation (TSE: 2344), a worldwide leading supplier of specialty memory. This gives both companies access to each other’s Flash memory patent portfolio. “This agreement reflects the strong IP position of both companies and…

Spansion Joins ZigBee

Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a global leader in embedded systems, today announced it joined the ZigBee Alliance. Through active participation in the ZigBee Alliance, Spansion will continue to contribute to open standards and technology collaboration to accelerate the adoption of the Internet of Things (IoT). “Spansion is committed to shaping the future of wireless connectivity…

Automotive Drives Component Growth

Electronics content in vehicles continues to grow at a steady pace, driving innovation in the components sector. Electronic components make up more than 30 percent of the production cost of a vehicle, and is expected to continue upward, according to Transparency Market Research. Two recent market research studies indicate that automotive applications including next-generation vehicle…

Huawei Lauds Spansion’s Green Efforts

Spansion Inc. (NYSE: CODE), a global leader in embedded systems solutions, has been awarded Huawei Green Certification in recognition of Spansion’s ability to ensure product content and manufacturing processes meet or exceed Huawei’s stringent green requirements. The certification is given following a strict qualification process and is valid for two years. This new certification from…

Excelpoint To Distribute Spansion In Asia

Main board listed Excelpoint Technology Ltd (“Excelpoint” or the “Group”) today announced that it will be distributing Spansion’s products in both the North East Asian (Hong Kong and China) and South East Asian markets. Spansion is a global leader in embedded systems solutions. Spansion’s flash memory, microcontrollers, analog and mixed-signal products drive the development of…