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Micron, Nanya and Inotera to submit joint bailout proposal soon, says Inotera executive

Jan 19, 11:13

Merger negotiations between US-based Micron Technology, Taiwan's Nanya Technology and the Micron-Nanya joint venture Inotera Memories are expected to be finalized, according to an...

Inotera president Charles Kao

Micron to officially enter board of Inotera, says paper

Newswatch - Jan 16, 10:51

Inotera Memories has scheduled a provisional shareholders meeting today (Jan 16) to re-elect its board of directors. Micron, which bought out Qimonda's stake in November 2008, will...

Commentary: Tech transfer emerging as the key to Taiwan DRAM makers winning government cash

Jan 15, 16:59

The Taiwan government's requests that Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) and ProMOS Technologies resubmit their applications for bailout funding with clearer assurances that...

Micron hopes to unite non-Korean DRAM players in an alliance

Jan 15, 01:00

Micron is hoping to form an alliance to unite DRAM players from the US, Japan and Taiwan arranged as three parent companies and five sibling companies, according to sources at DRAM...

Micron CEO visits Taiwan for integration talks with Nanya and Inotera

Jan 14, 01:15

Steven Appleton, chairman and CEO of Micron Technology, paid a low-profile visit to Taiwan last week for merger negotiations with its strategic partners Nanya Technology and Inotera...

Elpida said to be switching camp from PSC to ProMOS

Jan 8, 11:59

Japan's Elpida Memory seems to be moving in a different direction in the DRAM industry integration, switching its alliance from Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) to ProMOS...

DRAM price increase of 11% may slowdown cooperation between Taiwan-makers, Elpida and Micron

Jan 8, 01:00

Following an 11% single day increase in the price of 1Gb DDR2 eTT chips on January 7, some sources at DRAM makers have pointed out that the price rise is due to Samsung Electronics...

Taiwan government should invest in Elpida and Micron, says A-Data chairman

Jan 7, 15:12

The Taiwan government should consider injecting investment into the overseas partners (Elpida Memory and Micron Technology) of local DRAM makers which have developed advances in key...

A-Data Technology chairman Simon Chen

Taiwan MOEA: Government bailout works only if DRAM makers build IP base

Jan 7, 14:42

Chen Chao-Yih, administrator of Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) bureau, recently said that the fundamental problem that local DRAM makers must confront amid the current...

ProMOS receives loan repayment extension, says paper

Newswatch - Jan 5, 17:10

ProMOS Technologies has been allowed to extend repayment on a NT$50 billion (US$1.5 billion) loan for six months, becoming the first among Taiwan's DRAM makers to be given repayment...

Nanya to submit application for bailout funds this week

Newswatch - Jan 5, 11:29

Nanya Technology will submit its application to Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) for government bailout funds by the end of this week, in a partnership with Micron Technology,...

PSC includes Elpida in proposal for bailout funds, but not its technology

Dec 31, 10:06

Taiwan DRAM maker Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) has been asked to resubmit its application for government bailout funds, since the current proposal outlining its cooperation...

DRAM makers cut 2009 capex on dim outlook

Dec 29, 11:16

Due to weakened demand and increased uncertainty, DRAM makers including Micron Technology, Hynix Semiconductor and Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) have each announced capex...

Micron-Nanya said to be also keen on ProMOS merger

Dec 29, 11:04

Inotera Memories, a DRAM joint venture between Micron and Nanya Technology, is looking to integrate the 12-inch production and engineering resources from ProMOS Technologies, which...

PSC seeks to control ProMOS via Rexchip

Dec 26, 17:02

Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) has expressed interest in seeking to control ProMOS Technologies via Rexchip Electronics, according to industry reports in Taiwan.

Micron loss widens in 1Q of fiscal 2009

Dec 24, 16:35

Micron Technology has posted a net loss of US$706 million, or US$0.91 per diluted share, on net sales of US$1.4 billion for the company's first quarter of fiscal 2009 (ended December...

Taiwan DRAM makers may record up to NT$30 billion losses in 4Q08

Dec 24, 16:18

Taiwan's major DRAM manufacturers – Inotera Memories, Nanya Technology, Powerchip Semiconductor Corporation (PSC) and ProMOS Technologies – may post combined losses of...

Non-Korean DRAM makers look to accelerate integration efforts

Dec 19, 12:23

Market watchers have observed that non-Korean DRAM manufacturers have stepped up efforts to exchange resources and enhance partnerships via government support. Such tactics seem to...

Micron and Sun Micro co-develop flash-based storage with one million write cycles

Dec 18, 10:26

Micron Technology on December 17 announced that the company has worked with Sun Microsystems to develop a new single-level cell (SLC) NAND technology to extend the lifespan of flash-based...

Micron Enterprise NAND

Commentary: Does Taiwan DRAM deserve rescue?

Dec 17, 15:09

There have been constant calls for a truce among Taiwan's DRAM makers and for government bailout for Taiwan's DRAM industry: these are the local DRAM makers' tactics to draw attention...

Micron, Nanya and Inotera benefit from closer ties

Dec 17, 01:05

Micron has announced that sampling of 50nm DRAM, developed in partnership with Nanya Technology, has kicked off. In addition, Inotera Memories is benefiting from the improving relationship...

Inotera-MeiYa Technology merger reportedly to finalize during Micron visit

Dec 15, 11:14

Rumors have circulated that talks on a merger with Inotera Memories and MeiYa Technology will be finalized during a low-profile visit by Mark Durcan, president and COO of Micron Technology...

Micron introduces serial NAND flash memory for embedded applications

Dec 10, 14:46

Micron Technology has introduced a serial NAND flash memory technology for embedded applications. With chip density starting at one gigabit (Gb), Micron claims its serial NAND flash...

Micron serial NAND flash memory for embedded applications

NAND flash output to shrink in 2009 on weakening demand

Dec 8, 12:29

NAND flash output is likely to shrink in 2009, as more orders for high-end consumer electronics devices have been withhed or cancelled indefinitely, according to sources at Taiwan's...

Micron likely to increase orders for ChipMOS, SPIL and FATC

Nov 28, 15:30

ChipMOS Technologies, Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL) and Formosa Advanced Technologies Company (FATC) are expected to benefit from Micron Technology after it completes the...

Qimonda completes sale of Inotera shares

Nov 28, 10:25

Qimonda has announced the completion of the sale of its Inotera stake to Micron and the receipt of the second tranche of US$200 million in cash.

Nan Ya and Inotera lend Micron US$285 million for Qimonda deal

Nov 26, 01:15

Nan Ya Plastics and Inotera Memories will lend Micron Technology a total of US$285 million to facilitate Micron's acquisition of Qimonda's stake in Inotera, according to the compan...

Micron executives come on board at Inotera

Stockwatch - Nov 25, 11:15

Inotera Memories, a joint venture between Qimonda and Nanya Technology, today posted filings with the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TSE) announcing a management reshuffle, a short-term loan...

IM Flash starts 34nm NAND flash production

Nov 25, 09:51

Intel and Micron Technology has announced mass production of their jointly-developed 34nm, 32 gigabit multi-level cell (MLC) NAND flash memory device. Developed and manufactured by...

Intel-Micron 34nm NAND flash

Micron extends mobile MCP line to new applications

Nov 19, 12:26

Micron Technology has announced the availability of its multi-chip package (MCP) solutions optimized to work seamlessly with Texas Instruments Incorporated's (TI) OMAP35x applications...

DRAM output to shrink further in 1Q09

Nov 13, 16:07

DRAM makers have been cutting back their production since September 2008, and a new round of major reduction in their output is expected to kick off at the beginning of next year,...

Kingston sees surge in demand for NAND flash products in China

Oct 15, 01:10

Memory module maker Kingston Technology expects a staggering increase in shipments of NAND flash products in October as demand in China is growing strongly.

Commentary: Micron gains most in Inotera deal

Oct 14, 14:15

Micron Technology has come out as the biggest winner in the current DRAM industry downturn by reaching an agreement to take up Qimonda's 35.6% stake in Inotera Memories, a joint venture...

Micron-Qimonda acquisition almost official; battle of DRAM giants continues

Oct 3, 01:20

Micron's acquisition of Qimonda is almost official, according to market sources.

Capex spending for MeiYa on hold for near-term, says Micron

Oct 3, 01:10

With the DRAM industry remaining in the doldrums, business conditions are dictating that capital purchases for MeiYa Technology, Micron's joint venture with Nanya Technology, be put...

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  • Micron+16nm+flash+die

    Micron 16nm flash die

    Micron Technology has announced the sampling of its 16nm, 128Gb MLC NAND flash memory devices, designed for applications like SSDs, USB drives and flash memory cards, tablets, ultra-thin...

    Photo: Company, Jul 23.

  • Micron+P410m+SSD

    Micron P410m SSD

    Micron Technology has announced a new SAS solid state drive (SSD) targeted at data center appliances and enterprise platforms. Micron's P410m SSD is a 2.5-inch SAS eMLC drive and...

    Photo: Company, Feb 27.

  • Micron+C400+mSATA

    Micron C400 mSATA

    Micron Technology has announced a new solid-state drive (SSD) for the rapidly emerging ultrabook category. The C400 mSATA drive is designed to work in ultrathin, high-performance...

    Photo: Company, Apr 16.

  • Micron+RealSSD+P400e

    Micron RealSSD P400e

    Micron Technology has introduced a new solid-state drive (SSD), designed for read caching, direct attached storage (DAS) and booting virtual desktop infrastructures - key applications...

    Photo: Company, Sep 21.

  • Micron+RealSSD+C400

    Micron RealSSD C400

    Micron Technology has unveiled its new RealSSD C400 SSD series for the fast growing flash-based notebook market. The new portfolio is the first SSD product line to incorporate Micron's...

    Photo: Company, Jan 12.

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