Thursday 28 September 2023
GF, Microchip team up for SST NVM solutions
Microchip Technology, through its Silicon Storage Technology (SST) subsidiary, and GlobalFoundries have announced the immediate release to production of the SST ESF3 third-generation...
Friday 22 September 2023
GF secures US$3.1 billion, 10-year contract from US government
The US Department of Defense (DoD) has awarded GlobalFoundries (GF) a new 10-year contract for the supply of chips for a wide range of critical aerospace and defense applications,...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
GF announces advancements in automotive and RF industries
GlobalFoundries has enhanced two of its technology platforms to enable critical applications for next-generation electric and autonomous vehicles, along with commitments from automotive...
Thursday 17 August 2023
How significant is TSMC's influence in the automotive chip market?
Automotive chips are estimated to register the highest CAGR in revenue from 2022 to 2027 among semiconductor application categories. What is the exact extent of influence TSMC will...
Wednesday 2 August 2023
GlobalFoundries reportedly looking for partners in India
After India held Semicon India 2023, which had won investments from AMD and Foxconn, GlobalFoundries reportedly initiated discussions for semiconductor investments in India.
Tuesday 25 July 2023
GF Chengdu tells the tale of abandoned semiconductor projects in China
After being suspended for nearly 5 years and with more than US$10 billion of investment engaged, GF's 300 mm (12-inch) wafer foundry in Chengdu, China, is said soon to be taken over...
Monday 24 July 2023
Shanghai HLMC is said to takeover GF's Chengdu Foundry
At a time when China is in urgent need of increasing its semiconductor capacity, Chinese media outlet Ijiwei has recently disclosed that Shanghai Huali Microelectronics (HLMC),...
Thursday 13 July 2023
Why Taiwan semiconductor firms refrain from enforcing layoffs amid market headwinds
Despite significant sales shrinkages amid lingering economic downturns and market headwinds, there have been no significant layoffs among nearly all the upstream and downstream players...
Tuesday 13 June 2023
Lockheed Martin, GF team up for secure supply chain
Lockheed Martin and GlobalFoundries (GF) have announced a strategic collaboration to advance semiconductor manufacturing and innovation in the United States and to enhance the security,...
Tuesday 6 June 2023
GF and STMicroelectronics finalize agreement for new 300mm fab in France
GlobalFoundries and STMicroelectronics have announced the successful conclusion of their agreement to establish a jointly-operated, high-volume semiconductor manufacturing facility...
Thursday 1 June 2023
US DoD accredits GF advanced fab in New York
The US Department of Defense (DoD), through the Defense Microelectronics Activity (DMEA) Trusted Access Program Office (TAPO), has accredited GlobalFoundries' advanced manufacturing...
Monday 29 May 2023
Ayar Labs raises another US$25 million in latest funding round
Ayar Labs has completed Series C1 funding, raising an additional US$25 million to bring its total Series C funding to US$155 million, according to the US-based silicon photonics chip...
Wednesday 17 May 2023
GF, Samsung, and TSMC join Imec's Sustainable Semiconductor Technologies & Systems program
Imec, the Belgium-based semiconductor research hub, announced on May 16 that GlobalFoundries, Samsung Electronics, and TSMC have joined its Sustainable Semiconductor Technologies...
Wednesday 26 April 2023
TSMC, GF strike new contracts with car vendors
TSMC and GlobalFoundries have both struck long-term contracts with car vendors.
Thursday 20 April 2023
GF sues IBM alleging misuse of trade secrets
GlobalFoundries has filed a lawsuit against IBM for misuse of trade secrets.