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Vitrox eyes land in Batu Kawan
September 03, 2014
GEORGE TOWN: HOMEGROWN test equipment manufacturer Vitrox Corp Bhd will be seeking shareholder approval to acquire land for a new campus at Batu Kawan on mainland Penang. The company, which designs and produces automated vision inspection equipment for the semiconductor and electronic packages industries, is looking to purchase an 8ha land to house its corporate headquarters and also host its business partners and suppliers at the same site.

Inphi Announces Immediate Production Availability of the New iKON 100G CDR Retimer Line Card Solutions; Enables Next-Gen 2-Terabit Line Cards for High-Density Service Provider and Data Center Networks
September 02, 2014
Inphi Corporation (NYSE: IPHI), a leading provider of high-speed, mixed signal semiconductor solutions for the communications, data center and computing markets, announced the production of first generation of the new iKON(TM) family of 100G Clock and Data Recovery (CDR) Retimer ICs targeted at next-generation 2-Terabit line cards. First announced at OFC 2014 in March, the Inphi IN112525-LC 100G CMOS CDR Retimer IC is designed to accelerate deployment for higher density 100G in service provider and data center networks.

Ayla Networks to Link Water Heaters, Gas Boilers to Internet With Chinese Manufacturer Devotion; Deal Further Extends Ayla's Internet of Things Platform Into Commercial Markets
September 02, 2014
Ayla Networks (www.aylanetworks.com), a leading provider of Agile Internet of Things (IoT) platforms, today announced that it is collaborating with Devotion Domestic Boilers to transform Devotion's Squirrel branded water heaters and gas-powered boilers, among other products, to Ayla's IoT platform. Connecting Devotion's products to Ayla's cloud-based platform will help Devotion and support personnel detect potential gas leaks or other problems on a 24/7/365 basis on behalf of Devotion's customers. Internet connectivity can also reduce energy costs: water heating consumes 18% of household energy in the U.S.

Super Junction MOSFET Market by FAB Technology Packaging Technology Material worth $2.20 Billion by 2020 – New Report by MarketsandMarkets.
September 01, 2014
  (PRWEB) September 01, 2014       According to the new market research report "Super Junction MOSFET Market by FAB Technology (Multiple-Epitaxy, Deep-Trench), Packaging Technology Material (Substrate, Transition Layer, Electrode), Application (Power Supply, Display, Lighting, EV/HEV, Industrial) & by Geography- Global Trends & Forecasts to 2013 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the SJ-MOSFET market is projected to cross $2.20 Billion by 2020, growing at a high CAGR from 2013 to 2020.         Browse more than 83 market data tables with 64 figures spread through 243 pages and in-depth TOC on "Super Junction MOSFET Market".     http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/MOSFET-market-1326144.html       The last decade witnessed a well-paced transformation in the MOSFET market. The difficulties identified in MOSFET market like higher sub threshold conductor, increased gate-oxide leakage, increased junction leakage, lower output resistance, and lower process variations brought into market new types of MOSFETS, Super Junction MOSFET Market is one of them. Many SJ-MOSFET manufacturing companies have hit the market in producing a reliable and flexible device. All these developments have created demand for better and more stable technology to be used in production.       Early buyers will receive 10% customization on this report.       Inquiry before buying:           http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Enquiry_Before_Buying.asp?id=1326144           The characteristics and features of SJ-MOSFET's like reliability, high performance, high switching frequency, low heat dissipation and low power consumptions are serving to incorporate in different application verticals.

CyberOptics Features Advanced WaferSense(R) Airborne Particle Sensor (APS) Technology at SEMICON Taiwan
September 01, 2014
Tapei, Sept. 1 -- CyberOptics(R) Corporation (NASDAQ:CYBE), a world leader in intelligent inspection and sensing solutions for electronics assembly and semiconductor process equipment, will demonstrate its wireless measurement devices for chamber gapping, leveling, wafer handoff teaching, vibration and airborne particle measurement, at SEMICON Taiwan in Booth #426 and #672 at the TWC in Nangang District, Taipei City, Sept. 3-5, 2014. To address the market demand for airborne particle measurement in 150mm semiconductor, gallium arsenide (GaAs), LED and flat panel display fabs, CyberOptics will also highlight the new WaferSense Airborne Particle Sensor APS2 150C, its most recent extension of its APS line in a 150mm wafer form factor. The new APS2 150C incorporates advanced technology with a 60% increase in particle sensitivity at <10 false counts per hour.

GaN Semiconductor Devices Market to Grow at 26.9% CAGR to 2018 Forecasts a New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com.
August 30, 2014
  Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 30, 2014       GaN is a wide band gap semiconductor material. Its properties such as saturation velocity and high breakdown voltage make it an apt choice for high power applications in high-voltage switching devices such as radio frequency (RF) power amplifiers. The usage of GaN in semiconductor devices is cost-effective compared to silicon and gallium arsenide. GaN semiconductor devices are smaller, lighter, tougher, and more efficient than silicon semiconductor devices and are hence used to replace silicon in semiconductor devices. These devices find applications across several sectors such as Defense and Aerospace, Consumer Electronics, ICT and Automotive.

Sapphire Ingot Market; 2014-2018 Analysis for China, Global Regions Research Study Available at ReportsnReports.com.
August 29, 2014
  Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 30, 2014           The Global and China Sapphire Ingot Industry is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the Sapphire Ingot industry in Global and China.       The report provides a basic overview of the industry, including definitions, applications and industry chain structure. Global market analysis and Chinese domestic market analysis are provided with a focus on history, developments, trends and competitive landscape of the market. A comparison between the international and Chinese situation is also offered.           The report also focuses on development policies and plans for the industry as well as a consideration of a cost structure analysis. Capacity production, market share analysis, import and export consumption and price cost production value gross margins are discussed. Get a copy of this report at http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/296100-2014-deep-research-report-on-global-and-china-sapphire-ingot-industry.html.         Chapter Four Global Sapphire Ingot Key Players Analysis include Rubicon Technology (USA Ky Method), Monocrystal (Russia Ky Method), Sapphire Technology Company (Korea Stc Vhgf Method), Namiki Precision Jewel Co.,Ltd (Japan Efg Method), Kyocera (Japan Efg Method), Usi Optronics Corporation (Usioacme Electronics Corporatio Ky Method), Saint-Gobain Group (France Efg Method), Procrystal Technology Co., Ltd.

Aviacomm Adopts M31 MIPI M-PHY IP for 4G-LTE RF Transceiver Solutions for Mobile Devices.
June 05, 2014
  Hsinchu, Taiwan and Sunnyvale, California, USA (PRWEB) June 05, 2014             M31 Technology, a global Intellectual Property (IP) boutique, and Aviacomm Inc., a leader in wideband RF CMOS ICs jointly announce availability of M31's MIPI M-PHY-based DigRF v4 interface for Aviacomm's 4G-LTE RF transceivers for mobile devices. Aviacomm has successfully integrated M31's M-PHY into its DigRF v4 interface. This design integration makes available the industry-standard DigRF v4 interface for interconnectivity between baseband IC and Aviacomm's 4G-LTE transceiver.             The MIPI M-PHY has high bandwidth and low power features that support various communication protocols and hardware interfaces such as displays, cameras, storage, and power management. DigRF v4, which was also developed by the MIPI Alliance, is a digital interface standard for wireless radio frequency IC (RFIC) to base-band IC (BBIC) interfaces in mobile devices. It supports the fourth generation of wireless mobile communication. DigRF v4 provides high-speed bandwidth that reduces pin count, power consumption and electromagnetic interference (EMI). DigRF provides flexible choices for cellular phone developers.

Semiconductor Wireless Sensor Internet of Things; IoT Market 2014 - 2020 Forecasts in New Research Report at ReportsnReports.com.
February 20, 2014
  Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) February 20, 2014     Semiconductor Wireless Sensor Networks Markets are forecast to reach $12 billion Worldwide by 2020. Wild growth, frequently measured as penetration rates is a result of the change out of wired sensor networks for wireless ones. In addition, the wireless networks have a broader reach than the wired ones did, spurring market extensions in a variety of applications, some not even thought of so far.

Semiconductor Wireless Sensor Internet of Things; IoT Market Analysis 2014 Industry Size, Shares, Growth, Trends And Forecast Research Report 2020; Report
February 20, 2014
  Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 20, 2014         Semiconductor wireless sensor networks are used for bridge monitoring, implementing the smart grid, implementing the Internet of things, and monitoring for security implementation. The systems are used to implement energy savings in homes and commercial buildings, almost anything can be monitored with sensors and tracked on a smart phone. Projects are ongoing.     With 9 billion devices connected to the Internet in 2014, phenomenal growth is likely to occur when that number rises to 100 billion by 2020. Businesses control devices with sensors and wireless sensor networks (WSNs).           View Full Report With Complete TOC at http://www.researchmoz.us/semiconductor-wireless-sensor-internet-of-things-iot-market-shares-strategies-and-forecasts-worldwide-2014-2020-report.html.     The sensors connected to the Internet promise to bring a big data explosion. Much of the data will be discarded, as users get simply overwhelmed by vast volumes. Analytics will become popular inside the wireless sensor networks so that alerts are generated at the point of collection of data.       The issue is how to embed analytics into the wireless sensor network control units so that only the alert data needed is transmitted. Users of information need to be able to find, control, manage, and secure the information coming from sensors onto the network. Users need to analyze and exploit the information coming from sensors.           Advanced technologies for wireless sensor networks are associated with emerging ways of interconnecting devices that have never been connected before.


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