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Record-breaking Attendance at SOI Consortium’s 2019 China Events
Posted date : Oct 7, 2019

The recent SOI Consortium’s FD-SOI and RF-SOI events (Shanghai, September 2019) were record-breakers, with attendance approaching 1000 over t

Samsung’s (Very!) Good 28FDS News Just Keeps Coming
Posted date : Sep 12, 2019

Since the beginning of the year, there’s been a steady stream of excellent news around Samsung Foundry’s 28FDS, their highly successful 28nm

SOI Consortium & Ecosystem Shines at SOI Academy (Shanghai) & WCS (Nanjing)
Posted date : May 30, 2019

The SOI Consortium and member companies had a significant presence at two important events in China recently: the World Semiconductor Congress (

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

PCM/MRAM Workshop by Leti and Applied Materials During 2019 IEEE Intl. Memory Workshop
Posted date : Apr 22, 2019

Two of the big, recent breakthroughs in memory technology – eMRAM and ePCM – have gotten their start in volume manufacturing on 28nm FD-SOI.

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