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Top 50 Electronics Manufacturing Services Companies

According to MMI, the top 50 Electronics Manufacturing Services companies are the below, 6 EMS company in the top 50 are from Taiwan. 5 EMS company in top top 50 are from Hong Kong. 1. Hon Hai Precision Industry (Foxconn ) — New Taipei, Taiwan 2. Pegatron — Taipei, Taiwan 3. Flex — Singapore 4. Jabil — St. Petersburg, FL 5. Wistron — Taoyuan, Taiwan 6. Sanmina —…

Electronic Components Price Raise Notice in 2017-2018

Electronic Components shortage & Price Raise Notice in 2017-2018

The current electronic component shortage  is expected to last through the end of 2018. Many factors can cause a shortage aside from a demand surge, including supply chain disruptions, obsolescence, mergers and acquisitions, and production capacity. The recent demand surge causing the electronic component shortage has become under greater strain due to the IoT explosion and growth in the…

Nova to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results on February 13, 2018

REHOVOT, Nova (Nasdaq: NVMI), a leading innovator and key provider of metrology solutions for advanced process control used in semiconductor manufacturing, announced today that it will release its results for the fourth quarter and full year 2017 before the Nasdaq market opens on Tuesday, February 13, 2018. Mr. Eitan Oppenhaim, President and Chief Executive Officer,…

Global Industrial Machine Vision Market 2017-2023- Growing Demand for Application-Specific Machine

The “Industrial Machine Vision Market by Component (Hardware (Camera, Frame Grabber, Optics, Processor), and Software (Deep Learning, and Application Specific)), Product (PC-based, and Smart Camera-based), Application, End-User – Global Forecast to 2023” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The overall industrial machine vision market was valued at USD 7.91 Billion in 2017 and is…

Here Comes High-Res Car Radar

A dozen or so startups are developing high-resolution radar chips that use various modulation schemes and processes, such as CMOS, FD-SOI and even metamaterials. In theory, high-resolution radar could boost the capabilities of today’s radar for cars, as well as eliminate the need for a separate LiDAR system. But the technology is still in the…

L-R: Shay Wolfling, Rick Gottscho, Mark Dougherty, Gary Zhang, David Shortt. Photo credit: Coventor, a Lam Research company.

2018-2022 The Next 5 Years Of Chip Technology

Semiconductor Engineering sat down to discuss the future of scaling, the impact of variation, and the introduction of new materials and technologies, with Rick Gottscho, CTO of Lam Research; Mark Dougherty, vice president of advanced module engineering at GlobalFoundries; David Shortt, technical fellow at KLA-Tencor; Gary Zhang, vice president of computational litho products at ASML; and Shay Wolfling, CTO…

Fig. 2: IC growth markets, in $billions. Source: IC Insights

Foundry Challenges In 2018

The silicon foundry business is expected to see steady growth in 2018, but that growth will come with several challenges. On the leading edge, GlobalFoundries, Intel, Samsung and TSMC are migrating from the 16nm/14nm to the 10nm/7nm logic nodes. Intel already has encountered some difficulties, as the chip giant recently pushed out the volume ramp…