New Fujitsu-Panasonic Co.: 6 Things Left Unsaid

NO RATINGS
View comments: newest first | oldest first | threaded
Rich Krajewski
User Rank
Supply Network Guru
It's true
Rich Krajewski   8/9/2014 6:03:01 AM
NO RATINGS

"The semiconductor production business is no longer a sacred cow either. Fujitsu and Panasonic have jettisoned most of their own fabs over the last few years."

It's true. Once you get jettisoned, you're not a sacred cow anymore.

Jacob
User Rank
Supply Network Guru
New Company - LSI
Jacob   8/7/2014 12:59:21 AM
NO RATINGS
1 saves

"Fujitsu Semiconductor and Panasonic, together with Development Bank of Japan Inc. (DBJ), marked a sea change in the Japanese electronics industry last week by signing a definitive agreement to establish a new fabless-type company to design and develop system LSI."

Junko, Good change and innovative. What's the role of Bank of Japan; is it for funding the new company.



More Blogs from Junko Yoshida
Talking back to IoT devices that talk behind my back.
Amazon's Fire Phone features new technologies such as Firefly and dynamic perspective. But Amazon's strategy -- pushing its own hardware, not the app, so closely tied to its own store -- raises some serious questions.
eSilicon launches new web-based tools letting IC designers explore design and delivery options before they start designing new SoCs. It's equivalent to what Kayak is to consumers when travel shopping.
Google has unveiled its design for autonomous cars. Big surprises include the absence of both steering wheel and pedals and a two-seat design that resembles a theme park ride.

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EBN Dialogue / LIVE CHAT
EBN Dialogue enables you to participate in live chats with notable leaders and luminaries. Open to the entire EBN community of electronics supply chain experts, these conversations see ideas shared, comments made, and questions asked and answered in real time. Listed below are upcoming and archived chats. Stay tuned and join in!
Archived Dialogues
Live Chat 8/20: Supply Chain Trends to Watch for the Rest of 2014
The supply chain hasn't quite reached the complexity of global phenomena like weather. So we've asked Jim O'Reilly to predict trends while answering your questions.
Live Chat 7/24: Effective Channel Management
Joe Alphonse and Tom Howell of Revitas discuss how to implement an effective channel management strategy.
Latest Poll
The Velocity Report Archive
Click here to see our newsletter archive.
EBN Newswire
VÉLIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, FRANCE   7/24/2014
Dassault Systèmes to Acquire Quintiq
THIEF RIVER FALLS, MN   6/26/2014
Digi-Key Employees Advance Education & Employment ...
Twitter Feed
EBN Online Twitter Feed