99 news items tagged Global Unichip
Taiwan IC designers asked to defer shipments of mining chipsThursday 19 April 2018
Taiwan-based IC design houses have received requests from customers in the cryptocurrency mining sector to defer shipments of mining ASICs amid lackluster replacement demand for mining...
Taiwan IC design houses vying for orders for ASICFriday 30 March 2018
With more device vendors developing their chip solutions in-house, as well as China pushing for self-sufficiency in semiconductors, demand for custom ASIC chips has been growing substantially,...
IC designers gaining from strong demand for AI-based ASICsFriday 23 March 2018
The growing application of AI to terminal devices has triggered a new wave of IC design and IP resources reorganization, with device makers showing increasing demand for ASICs, either...
Global Unichip February revenues increaseTuesday 6 March 2018
IC design service company Global Unichip has reported consolidated revenues for February 2018 increased 15.8% sequentially to NT$906 million (US$30.9 million).
Samsung reportedly expands tie with FaradayMonday 5 March 2018
Samsung Electronics has enhanced its tie with Taiwan-based Faraday Technology, an ASIC design service and IP provider, to boost further the competitiveness of its foundry operations,...
TSMC lands big orders for mining ASICs from BitmainTuesday 30 January 2018
Taiwan semiconductor firms will see major revenue boosts from the global cryptocurrency mining craze in 2018, as Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has landed sizable...
Global Unichip reports strong earnings for 2017Wednesday 24 January 2018
Taiwan-based IC design service company Global Unichip (GUC) has announced net profits of NT$854 million (US$29.16 million) for 2017, increasing 54.9% from a year earlier. The earnings...
Global Unichip opens new office in NanjingThursday 23 November 2017
Taiwan-based Global Unichip, a fabless ASIC design house, has announced the opening of a new branch office in Nanjing, China where its major foundry partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing...
Global Unichip tapes out 16nm TCAM compilerThursday 16 November 2017
Taiwan-based IC design service company Global Unichip has announced a successful TCAM compiler tape-out based on TSMC's 16FFC process technology.
Egistec posts record August revenuesWednesday 6 September 2017
Fingerprint sensor supplier Egis Technology (Egistec) has announced August consolidated revenues grew 34.6% sequentially to a record high of NT$544 million (US$18.1 million).
Global Unichip targeting AI sectorMonday 7 August 2017
Taiwan-based Global Unichip, an IC design service company partnering with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), is looking to expand its business in the artificial intelligence...
Taiwan IC design service and IP firms land AI chip orders from ChinaWednesday 26 July 2017
Taiwan-based IC design service companies and silicon IP providers have started to land orders for artificial intelligence (AI) applications from China's IC industry and academia,...
Global Unichip opens new Korea officeTuesday 11 July 2017
Taiwan-based Global Unichip, a fabless ASIC design house, has announced the establishment of its new office in Seoul. The move is to enhance both technical and business customer su...
Global Unichip rolls out HBM2 total solutionMonday 19 June 2017
Global Unichip has successful taped out a 16nm, second-generation high bandwidth memory (HBM) PHY and controller with verified interposer design and CoWoS package. The ultra-high...
Global Unichip May revenues rise, Faraday downFriday 9 June 2017
IC design service company Global Unichip has announced consolidated revenues of NT$985 million (US$32.8 million) for May 2017, up 41.5% on year and 39.2% sequentially. The company...
More non-IC design houses to seek advanced capacity at foundry housesThursday 8 June 2017
More patrons other than IC-design houses and IDMs are likely to flock to wafer foundry houses looking for advanced capacity for emerging applications such IoT, Big Data, self-driving...
Taiwan IC design service and IP providers seeing robust 10nm, 16nm chip demand in ChinaTuesday 7 March 2017
Taiwan-based IC design service companies and silicon IP providers have recently enjoyed a ramp-up of demand for 10nm and 16nm products from their China-based customers, according...
Global Unichip posts 2016 EPS of NT$4.11Friday 10 February 2017
IC design service company Global Unichip has announced net profits for 2016 increased 11.5% to NT$551 million (US$17.7 million). The earnings translated into a net EPS of NT$4.11...
Global Unichip rolls out ASIC solutions for SSDThursday 2 February 2017
Taiwan-based Global Unichip, a fabless ASIC design house, has rolled out its complete portfolio of solid state drive (SSD) ASIC solutions that cover application-specific front end...
Global Unichip posts record December revenuesFriday 6 January 2017
IC design service company Global Unichip saw its December revenues rise 19.6% sequentially to a record high of NT$1.15 billion (US$35.8 million).
Global Unichip opens new office in the NetherlandsThursday 29 December 2016
IC design services provider Global Unichip has announced the opening of a new office in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in a move to actively expand its business in Europe.
Global Unichip 2Q16 profits fallFriday 5 August 2016
Falling revenues dragged down profitability at IC design services provider Global Unichip in the second quarter of 2016.
Global Unichip sees revenues down on year in JuneFriday 8 July 2016
IC design service company Global Unichip has reported revenues of NT$709.79 million (US$21.99 million) for June, up 1.91% on month but down 12.41% on year.
Global Unichip June revenues to rise, says reportTuesday 28 June 2016
IC design service company Global Unichip is expected to see its June revenues rise above NT$1 billion (US$30.7 million) and hit a 46-month high, buoyed by orders for 28nm products,...
Global Unichip to deal out 2015 dividend of NT$3Friday 27 May 2016
Global Unichip's shareholders have approved the distribution of a cash dividend of NT$3 (US$0.09) for 2015, according to the IC design service company.
Global Unichip president Jim Lai
Photo: DigiTimes, Wednesday 24 January 2007
Global Unichip lists on Taiwan's OTC exchange on November 3
Photo: Andrea Liu, Friday 3 November 2006
Jim Lai, president and COO of Global Unichip
Photo: company, Tuesday 7 June 2005