Monday 12 December 2022
Samsung to maintain memory output ramp-up despite demand slowdown fears
While Micron Technology and other memory chipmakers plan to scale back output and slow down capacity expansions amid growing demand fears, Samsung Electronics is sticking to its capex...
Tuesday 19 November 2019
Former Elpida CEO joins China state-owned chipmaker
Tsinghua Unigroup has announced the appointment of Yukio Sakamoto, the former CEO for Japan's Elpida Memory, as senior VP of Unigroup and head of the group's Japan-based unit.
Thursday 21 June 2018
DRAM vendors reportedly facing hefty antitrust fines in China
Samsung Electronics, SK Hynix and Micron Technology - the world's top-3 DRAM vendors - could be fined up to US$8 billion in China over alleged price fixing, according to industry...
Monday 5 August 2013
Micron pursues profit growth after Elpida acquisition
Micron Technology is putting profits first instead of fighting for market share, according to company president Mark Adams. After acquiring Elpida Memory, the US memory chipmaker...
Wednesday 31 July 2013
Micron closes Elpida purchase
Micron Technology on July 31 announced the closing of its acquisition of Elpida Memory, and also its takeover of a 24% share of Rexchip Electronics from Powerchip Technology.
Monday 15 July 2013
PTI enjoys rising shipments for mobile DRAM
Packaging and testing firm Powertech Technology (PTI) has enjoyed growth in its shipments for mobile DRAM chips to Elpida Memory since the second half of 2012, according to market...
Monday 1 July 2013
Micron, Elpida to complete merger in August, say observers
Micron Technology is set to complete its long-awaited merger with Elpida Memory in early August, according to industry observers. The pair originally targeted completion of the transaction...
Thursday 27 June 2013
Micron, Elpida adjusting capacity to meet rising demand for mobile devices
The merger of Micron Technology and Elpida Memory has not yet taken place, but the two memory chipmakers have developed their respective plans to put more focus on products for use...
Thursday 20 June 2013
Micron swings to fiscal 3Q13 profit
US-based memory chipmaker Micron Technology has reported net profits for its third quarter of fiscal 2013, following seven straight quarters of losses.
Monday 13 May 2013
ESMT to ship MCP memory chips to MediaTek, say sources
Elite Semiconductor Memory Technology (ESMT), a Taiwan-based provider of niche-market memory chips, has entered the MCP (multi chip package) chip segment and will begin to ship its...
Wednesday 3 April 2013
Hermes Microvision to sell Elpida debts
Taiwan-based Hermes Microvision (HMI), which provides electron beam inspection tools and solutions for the production of semiconductors, has announced that its Japan-based subsidiary...
Monday 1 April 2013
Certain Elpida creditors file appeal against reorganization, says Micron
Micron Technology has noted that certain unsecured creditors of Elpida Memory on March 29 filed appeals of the Tokyo district court's order approving Elpida's plan of reorganizatio...
Friday 1 March 2013
Tokyo court approves Micron deal to acquire Elpida
Micron Technology has disclosed that the Tokyo District Court has approved Elpida Memory's restructuring plan. The plan calls for Micron to sponsor Elpida's reorganization under which...
Wednesday 20 February 2013
Micron-Elpida deal cleared by China Ministry of Commerce
China's Ministry of Commerce has given antitrust clearance for Micron Technology's previously-announced proposed acquisition of Elpida Memory, the two memory IC firms have jointly...
Thursday 27 December 2012
Commentary: Global 2013 PC DRAM market a three-horse race
With Micron Technology's merger with Elpida Memory set to complete, and second-tier players looking to turn their focus away from the PC memory market, the number of commodity DRAM...
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