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2011-07-11 08:00:00

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today announced that it has collaborated with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to jointly develop, validate, support and distribute interoperable process design kits (iPDKs) for GLOBALFOUNDRIES' mainstream and advanced process technologies. The GLOBALFOUNDRIES 65-nanometer (nm) iPDKs are available now with additional iPDKs planned...

2011-06-16 08:15:00

DRESDEN, Germany, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of a plan to continue significant investments in technology, talent and manufacturing capacity over the next 18 months, the board of directors of GLOBALFOUNDRIES - along with its majority shareholder, the Advanced Technology Investment Company - announced today it has appointed new leadership to run the company. Semiconductor industry veteran Ajit Manocha has been appointed interim Chief Executive Officer of GLOBALFOUNDRIES. James...

2011-06-07 06:12:00

MILPITAS, Calif., June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Open-Silicon, Inc. announced today it achieved a key milestone in demonstrating its low-power design capability on GLOBALFOUNDRIES' 28nm super low-power (SLP) technology. Utilizing Open-Silicon's PowerMAX(TM) and VariMAX(TM) low-power design technologies, Open-Silicon successfully taped out an ultra-low power ASIC on GLOBALFOUNDRIES' 28nm-SLP technology. In the device, variation and leakage are controlled through the combination of...

2011-02-10 11:13:00

BOSTON, February 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The SOI Industry Consortium today announced results of an assessment and characterization of Fully-Depleted Silicon-on-Insulator (FD-SOI) technology, demonstrating that this advanced CMOS silicon technology is well suited to address the increasing low-power, high-performance requirements for mobile and consumer applications. A joint collaboration between Consortium members-ARM, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, IBM, STMicroelectronics, Soitec, and CEA-Leti-has...

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