Monday, April 24, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
This Is Google's Next Generation Of Jump VR Camnera, Meet YI HALO
Tesla to Build More Charging Stations
Micron and Microsoft To Collaborate On Internet of Things Security
The New Radeon Pro Duo Delivers The Power of Two Polaris 10 GPUs
Toshiba to Spin Off 4 Operations
Seagate And DJI Announce New Portable Drive For Storing Drone Footage
Nikon Takes Legal Actions Against ASML and Carl Zeiss Over Semiconductor Lithography Patents
LG X Power 2 Smartphone Packs A Huge Battery
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Hitachi...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, January 18, 2006
Hitachi, Toshiba and Renesas Agree to Establish Semiconductor Foundry Planning Company


Hitachi, Toshiba and Renesas today agreed to jointly set up Advanced Process Semiconductor Foundry Planning Co., Ltd., a planning company for a semiconductor foundry business employing advanced fabrication processes. The company will be established in January 2006.

The companies said that due to the increasing miniaturization of semiconductor fabrication processes, enormous investment is now required to construct plants that produce system LSIs, which use cutting-edge processes. For example, construction of a semiconductor foundry using next-generation 45-nanometer process technology is said to require an investment of at least 300 billion yen.

Hitachi, Toshiba and Renesas have therefore decided to establish a company to study the feasibility of an independent semiconductor foundry business to which the partners could effectively outsource fabrication of advanced system LSI products based on 65-nm or finer process technologies. After establishment, the company will plan and evaluate the feasibility of the foundry business over a period of approximately six months. If the assessment results in the decision to launch the business, willing companies among Hitachi, Toshiba and Renesas will seek additional investors and take other steps to put in place an optimal operating framework. Alternatively, the planning company will be dissolved if the partners decide not to launch the business.


Previous
Next
Comcast to Offer New HD DVR Digital Cable Box        All News        NVIDIA Announces nForce4 SLI XE & nForce4 Ultra
Corel Introduces CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X3     General Computing News      Adobe Upgrades Its Video Tools Collection

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Toshiba to Spin Off 4 Operations
Questions Remain About The Fate Of Toshiba's HDD and SSD Business
Toshiba's Shareholders Seek For New Compensatory Damages
Toshiba's New 8TB Consumer Hard Disk Focuses on Reliability
INCJ Added to the List Of Companies Interested In Toshiba's Chip Unit
Apple Eyes Toshiba's Memory Chip Business: reports
Toshiba To Sell Its TV Business, Turkish, Chinese Companies Among Buyers
Toshiba Faces USITC Probe Over Patent Violation Claim
Foxconn, Broadcom And SK Hynix Closer To Toshiba's Memory Buiness
Toshiba Announces 8TB HDD Model Enterprise HDD
Toshiba Investors Approve Memory Chip Sale
Toshiba's Nuclear Unit Westinghouse Files for Bankruptcy

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .