News tagged Spansion
Last update: Thursday 14 May 2015 [81 news items]
Cypress enters race to buy ISSI
May 14, 22:15
Cypress Semiconductor announced on May 13 that the company has made an offer to buy Integrated Silicon Solution (ISSI) for US$19.75 per share in cash.
Spansion and Macronix reach settlement agreement
Jan 27, 21:45
Spansion and Macronix International announced on January 27 that they have settled all outstanding patent disputes and actions, including their respective complaints at the US International...
Cypress and Spansion to merge
Dec 2, 14:35
Cypress Semiconductor and Spansion have signed a definitive agreement to merge in an all-stock, tax-free transaction valued at approximately US$4 billion. The post-merger company...
Spansion gearing up for Japan MCU market
Nov 21, 21:35
Having acquired Fujitsu's MCU unit, Spansion is set to expand its presence in Japan with a focus on industrial and other application-specific applications.
Spansion sues Macronix over flash patents
Aug 15, 15:35
Spansion has filed complaints against Taiwan-based Macronix International alleging past and ongoing widespread violations of Spansion's patents in a broad and growing range of Macronix...
Spansion and XMC announce licensing agreement
Aug 2, 10:55
Spansion and China-based 300mm semiconductor foundry XMC have announced an agreement for XMC to license Spansion's floating gate NOR flash technology. The agreement expands the companies'...
Spansion to buy Fujitsu MCU and analog unit
May 2, 16:20
Spansion on April 30 announced that the company had reached a deal with Fujitsu Semiconductor, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fujitsu, to acquire the microcontroller and analog business...
Spansion expands serial flash memory portfolio
Sep 19, 10:31
Spansion has announced production of a new low-density serial flash memory family to expand its product portfolio and address additional applications in the consumer segment and in...
Spansion, ChipMOS extend partnership
Jun 26, 01:55
Packaging and testing firm ChipMOS Technologies (Bermuda) has announced that subsidiary ChipMOS Taiwan and Spansion have extended their ongoing agreement through April 2014.
Spansion gearing up for SLC NAND
Jun 1, 16:18
Spansion has started sampling the company's first single-level cell (SLC) NAND flash memory, built using SK Hynix' 4Xnm process technology, and packaged and tested by Spansion itself...
Spansion expands R&D in China
May 3, 15:46
Spansion has announced that the firm is expanding its design and product development in China to focus on cost-competitive serial NOR flash memory solutions for specific applications...
Spansion, SK Hynix team up for SLC NAND
Apr 3, 10:50
Spansion has announced an alliance with SK Hynix to introduce SLC NAND products at the 4x, 3x, and 2x nodes. As part of the relationship, the pair will enter into a patent cross-licensing...
Spansion announces 4Gb NOR flash memory
Aug 10, 12:39
Spansion has announced a single-die 4Gb NOR flash chip, made using 65nm process technology. The 4Gb Spansion GL-S delivers high-quality and fast read performance to enable a better...
Spansion, SMIC expand foundry agreement
May 17, 11:07
Spansion and Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) will extend their current foundry arrangement to expand 65nm capacity and include the manufacture of Spansion's...
Elpida and Spansion develop 4Gb SLC NAND
Sep 2, 16:31
Elpida Memory and Spansion have jointly developed 1.8V, 4Gb single-level cell (SLC) NAND flash chips, according to Elpida. This NAND memory, based on Spansion's MirrorBit charge-trapping...
Spansion and TI ink foundry deal
Sep 1, 14:21
Spansion has entered into a foundry services agreement with Texas Instruments (TI), which recently acquired two wafer fabs and equipment from the NOR flash maker's former subsidiary...