GLOBALFOUNDRIES Completes Acquisition of IBM Microelectronics Business

With the acquisition, GLOBALFOUNDRIES gains differentiated technologies to enhance its product offerings in key growth markets, from mobility and Internet of Things (IoT) to Big Data and high-performance computing. The deal strengthens the company’s workforce, adding decades of experience and expertise in semiconductor development, device expertise, design, and manufacturing. And the addition of more than 16,000 patents and applications makes GLOBALFOUNDRIES the holder of one of the largest semiconductor patent portfolios in the world.

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Launches Industry's First 22nm FD-SOI Technology Platform

GLOBALFOUNDRIES launched a new semiconductor technology developed specifically to meet the ultra-low-power requirements of the next generation of connected devices. The “22FDX™” platform delivers FinFET-like performance and energy-efficiency at a cost comparable to 28nm planar technologies, providing an optimal solution for the rapidly evolving mainstream mobile, Internet-of-Things (IoT), RF connectivity and networking markets.

Latest Updates from GLOBALFOUNDRIES

QEOS and GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Offer Industry's First CMOS Platform for MillimeterWave Markets (details)

GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Catena Partner to Provide Next-Generation RF Connectivity Solutions for Growing Wireless Markets (details)

New 22FDX™ Platform Delivers FinFET-like Performance and Power-efficiency at 28nm Cost (details)
Technical Webinar Series:
- How to Build Ultra Low Power Chips with New 22nm FD-SOI Technology (view)
- Extending Moore's Law with FD-SOI Technology (view)