Wednesday 25 October 2023
WinWay Technology takes the lead in CPO, silicon photonics advanced packaging
High-speed data transmission has come into the spotlight along with cloud-based AI accelerator chips as one of the most vital capabilities in the electronics industry, and silicon...
Tuesday 24 October 2023
India sets up research centers for semiconductors and photonics
India plans to set up a research institute for semiconductors and an R&D center for photonics, looking to gain experience from the US, Taiwan, and Europe in the chip sector.
Friday 13 October 2023
Generative AI to drive silicon photonics CPO penetration in next-gen data center solutions
Generative AI has driven the demand for high-performance computing (HPC) and high-speed transmission, which in turn is adding development momentum to silicon photonics optical communication...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
800G will go mainstream, but when? Taiwanese component suppliers differ in observations
Thanks to the AI boom and the momentum of data center upgrades driven by the US infrastructure initiatives, optical communication companies believe that silicon photonics (SiPh) technology...
Tuesday 26 September 2023
OSATs gearing up for heterogeneous integration boom in 2024
OSATs are bracing for a surge in demand for heterogeneous integration, which will necessitate CoWoS, silicon photonics (SiPh), and other new technologies in 2024, according to industry...
Monday 25 September 2023
VIGO Photonics, Poland's IR detector leader, sees future in photonic IC
With sensor technology becoming increasingly fundamental to a world driven by big data, photonics is also riding on the wave. VIGO Photonics, a Polish company founded in 1987 and...
Wednesday 20 September 2023
Taiwan OSATs step up SiPh deployment
Taiwan-based OSATs, such as ASE Technology and Winstek Semiconductor, have stepped up their silicon photonics (SiPh) deployments and are evaluating its potential in furthering advanced...
Tuesday 19 September 2023
AI boom sparks silicon photonics applications
Silicon photonics technology was hotly discussed during the SEMICON Taiwan 2023. At the Silicon Photonics Global Summit held September 5 alongside the exhibition, I was invited to...
Wednesday 6 September 2023
Suruga Seiki optimistic about silicon photonics market
At the 2023 Taiwan-Netherlands innovation cooperation conference hosted by the Netherlands Office in Taipei, one of the co-organizers, Japan-based Suruga Seiki, expressed optimism...
Thursday 27 July 2023
LandMark silicon photonics shipments for AI server apps to double in 2023
Taiwan-based LandMark Optoelectronics, dedicated to supplying GaAs and InP-based epi-wafers and silicon photonics components, expects its silicon photonics revenue for the entire...
Wednesday 5 July 2023
Ultra-high-density heterogeneous integration tech sees breakthrough under Taiwan-US academic collaboration
A breakthrough in ultra-high density heterogeneous integration has been achieved through an academic collaboration between Taiwan and the US as part of a research project under the...
Tuesday 4 July 2023
China to impose export restrictions on compound semi materials
China will begin enforcing export restrictions on gallium and germanium-related materials used to manufacture compound semiconductors next month.
Tuesday 20 June 2023
Intel expansion in Poland brings new opportunities – but not without challenges
Intel announced on June 16 its US$4.6 billion investment in Poland to create a semiconductor assembly and test facility. Considered the largest greenfield investment in Polish history,...
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,...
Thursday 25 May 2023
New Apple-Broadcom deal gets three interpretations from RF supply chain in Taiwan
The signing of a long-term contract between Apple and Broadcom to develop 5G radio frequency (RF) components could easily drive outsiders to associate it with the "coopetition" relationships...