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In-depth with John Volkmann – GF’s New VP of Corporate Marketing and Communications

We sat down with GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ new Vice President of Corporate Marketing and Communications, John Volkmann, to learn more about the…

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Automotive Rising! GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ 22FDX® (FD-SOI) Accelerates

There’s no doubt about it, the ‘best of tech’ was on display at this year’s Mobile World Congress, where top…

  • By: Rajeev Rajan
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CES 2017: Reflections on Walking the Floor and Top 5 Trends

Before the industry’s attention shifts to the next big international tech conference, MWC, I wanted to share some insights about…

  • By: Nitin Kulkarni
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Choices Aplenty at the 7 nm Node

When I asked Gary Patton about the 7nm logic node, shortly after he started his new job as CTO, he…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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MRAM Meets Embedded

Now that magneto-resistive random access memory (MRAM) has reached the point — after more than two decades of development —…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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FX-14™ Methodology: A Formula for First-Time-Right Success

GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ VP of the ASIC product line shares how the team’s rigorous approach to design implementation and methodology were critical…

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Executive Perspective: The Beginning of a Virtuous Circle for GLOBALFOUNDRIES FDX™ Technology

In our highly competitive industry, it is imperative for a company to continually challenge itself to move forward, otherwise it…

  • By: Alain Mutricy
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New Generation of Server Chips is Shaking Up the Data Center Landscape

Cloud computing and high-performance computing (HPC) are changing the data center industry in a big way. The biggest drivers in…

  • By: Sanjay Charagulla
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Snapping into Action with Snap Circuits Kits

Times have changed and so have learning processes. Before, the study of science was relegated to those that could master…

  • By: Dr. Fernando Guarín
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FDX “Not a Niche” Technology

FDX “Not a Niche” Technology

Of all of the numbers claimed for the GLOBALFOUNDRIES fully depleted SOI technology, the one that stands out in my…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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Executive Perspective: Everything’s Going Wireless, And RF Chips Are Enabling It

Executive Perspective: Everything’s Going Wireless, And RF Chips Are Enabling It

Advances in technology are vital to human progress because they bring about better ways to address our needs, and they…

  • By: Dr. Bami Bastani
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Analyst Perspective: Why GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ 22FDX® will be a Major Revolution

Foundry Files Guest Blog This article originally appeared in The Chip Insider, August 7, 2015, and is printed here with…

  • By: Dan G. Hutcheson
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Fab 8 Update: 14nm Creating and Capturing Value in the Ecosystem

Fab 8 Update: 14nm Creating and Capturing Value in the Ecosystem

In our journey at Fab 8, we’ve made great strides. Last year, we crossed a significant milestone – moving from…

  • By: Dr. Thomas Caulfield
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Packaging Takes Center Spot on Innovation Stage

Packaging has emerged as one of the semiconductor industry’s most potent forms of innovation. As classical (geometric) scaling has become…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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Silicon Photonics Inflection Point - It’s Not ‘If,’ It’s ‘When’

Silicon Photonics Inflection Point – It’s Not ‘If,’ It’s ‘When’

Lately, there’s been a lot of buzz about silicon photonics in the data center industry. What’s it all about? The…

  • By: Sanjay Charagulla
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ASICs – The Need for Speed in Automotive IVI Development

More and more cars today offer In-Vehicle-Infotainment (IVI) systems typically embedded in the rear-seat or dashboard. These integrated systems deliver…

  • By: Ian Williams
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From Blue to Orange: One Year Later

The IBM Microelectronics Division became part of GLOBALFOUNDRIES on July 1, 2015. A look back at the challenges of bringing in 5,000 people and two fabs, and a look ahead (hint: it’s performance).

  • By: Dave Lammers
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Executive Perspective: The Big Shrink

Executive Perspective: The Big Shrink

When we in the semiconductor industry talk about shrinking, most of the time we mean device scaling. But another type…

  • By: Gregg Bartlett
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RF Driving Next-Gen Processes

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is expanding its RF capabilities in two important ways: moving RF SOI manufacturing to larger wafers and a new…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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To Bias or Not to Bias, That Is the Question

One of the essential building blocks of applications in mobile, pervasive and intelligent computing space is a high-performance, low-power processor.…

  • By: Joerg Winkler
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FD-SOI: An Enabler of Disruption

For years, Dan Hutcheson has stayed on the sidelines as the industry buzz has grown around FD-SOI technology. “I’ve been…

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Girls in STEM: A Leap for (Wo)Mankind

When I was a little girl, my father gave me a chemistry set for my 13th birthday.Chemistry?I thought. What am…

  • By: Gwendolyn Bluemich
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RF-SOI Enabling 5G and Smarter IoT Applications

EDI CON China 2016, held in Beijing from April 19-21, has scheduled 80 paper sessions, 30 workshops, seven keynotes, with…

  • By: Peter A. Rabbeni
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A Technology Trifecta for Automotive

Today we are pleased to launch a new series on the Foundry Files featuring commentary from David Lammers, a veteran…

  • By: Dave Lammers
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IoT is Now! Part II

In my last blog, IoT is Now!, I provided a bird’s eye view of the IoT landscape. In this post,…

  • By: Rajeev Rajan
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5G: The Global Race is Under Way

After wrapping up the week at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, one thing has become clear—5G is on everyone’s mind…

  • By: Peter A. Rabbeni
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Video: EUV - The Race to Leading Edge

Video: EUV – The Race to Leading Edge

In our first Foundry Files video blog, we sat down with Gary Patton, GLOBALFOUNDRIES CTO and SVP of Worldwide R&D,…

  • By: Dr. Gary Patton
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IoT is Now!

The Internet of Things (IoT) is gaining a huge amount of attention – again. From considerable traction being made in…

  • By: Rajeev Rajan
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22FDX: Enabler for IoT?

22FDX®: Enabler for IoT?

There is no question that the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to be the next big application for microelectronics.…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES ‘Step Up’ to Support Vermont Students

Last week, as he delivered his final State of the State address, Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin announced a mentoring partnership…

  • By: Kimberly Finnigan
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Build New 14nm GPUs for AMD

GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Build New 14nm GPUs for AMD

2016 is off to a great start with the news that AMD’s next-generation GPU hardware will employ GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ 14nm LPP…

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From Slab to Fab: The Road to 14nm

From Slab to Fab: The Road to 14nm

A little over five years ago, GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 8 facility was just a plot of land carved from a dense…

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The Expanding Ecosystem for 22FDX: Design Support Coming Together

The Expanding Ecosystem for 22FDX®: Design Support Coming Together

It’s been a little more than three months since GLOBALFOUNDRIES launched the 22FDX platform—the industry’s first 22nm FD-SOI technology. In…

  • By: Pankaj Mayor
  • Category: Technology
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Energized and Focused: FX-14 ASIC Offering for Cloud and Networking ASICs

Application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs) have always offered chip designers the most unique way to fully exercise chip-level differentiation. As development…

  • By: Aashish Malhotra
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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Essex Junction Fab Gets an “Uplift”

Vermont Governor Peter Shumlin called GLOBALFOUNDRIES, “Vermont’s most important employer,” as he joined GF’s executives to announce the results of…

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National Manufacturing Day 2015: Celebrating Manufacturers, Educators and Innovators

National Manufacturing Day 2015: Celebrating Manufacturers, Educators and Innovators

On October 2, manufacturers around the United States will come together to celebrate the importance of their work through National…

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I Look Like an Engineer, Part III

I Look Like an Engineer, Part III

Grace Li is a mother of one girl, aged seven, and a senior HW engineer at GLOBALFOUNDRIES in China. In…

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I Look Like an Engineer, Part II: GLOBALFOUNDRIES' Ana Hunter Shares What the Campaign Means to Her

I Look Like an Engineer, Part II: GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Ana Hunter Shares What the Campaign Means to Her

What does an engineer look like? In this month’s blog post, we introduced two inspiring GLOBALFOUNDRIES women, Kavitha Shankar and…

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I Look Like an Engineer: Celebrating GlobalWomen in STEM

I Look Like an Engineer: Celebrating GlobalWomen in STEM

Not all engineers are men. That’s the message behind the #ILookLikeAnEngineer social media campaign. In case you aren’t familiar with…

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ASIC: A Glance at the Past, and a View into the Future

ASIC: A Glance at the Past, and a View into the Future

Application Specific Integrated Circuits’ (ASICs) legacy at IBM dates all the way back to 1981, when the company needed specialized…

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

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

On Monday, July 13, GLOBALFOUNDRIES launched a new semiconductor technology specifically aimed at meeting the increasing ultra-low-power requirements of the…

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Global Celebrations Welcome New Employees

Global Celebrations Welcome New Employees

It’s hard to believe it’s been nearly a month since GLOBALFOUNDRIES officially completed the acquisition of IBM’s microelectronics business. With…

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Day 1 Celebrations at GLOBALFOUNDRIES

July 1, 2015 was a momentous day for GLOBALFOUNDRIES with the announcement of the close of the acquisition of IBM’s…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Day 1 Media Roundtable

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Day 1 Media Roundtable

Coming off of a busy few weeks of announcements, we wanted to highlight some of the exciting events that helped…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Enables Next Generation of Connected Devices with Industry-first Technology

GLOBALFOUNDRIES Enables Next Generation of Connected Devices with Industry-First Technology Platform

Today, GLOBALFOUNDRIES revealed a new semiconductor technology designed to meet the ultra-low-power requirements of the next generation of connected devices.…

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A Fab in Transition: Moving from Construction to Full-Scale Production

Back in 2006 when the Fab 8 project was first announced, it was projected to be a $4 billion investment…

  • By: Dr. Thomas Caulfield
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Follow #GFFabFact on Twitter to Learn More About GLOBALFOUNDRIES

Did you know that GLOBALFOUNDRIES has approximately 13,000 employees spanning three continents worldwide? GF is excited to announce the launch…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES at DAC 2015

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is excited to participate in a comprehensive schedule of activities at the 52nd Design Automation Conference (DAC) held at…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and the Automotive Sector

Looking at several tradeshows over the past few months, it is clear that the automotive industry is moving closer to…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and the Automotive Sector

Looking at several tradeshows over the past few months, it is clear that the automotive industry is moving closer to…

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An Open Ecosystem to Fuel IoT Growth, Part III

This article originally appeared in the Synopsys Insight Newsletter Supporting Diversity Supporting the diverse requirements of IoT requires a wide…

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An Open Ecosystem to Fuel IoT Growth, Part II

This article originally appeared in the Synopsys Insight Newsletter Subramani Kengeri, Vice President, Global Design Solutions, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, explains why an…

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An Open Ecosystem to Fuel IoT Growth, Part I

An Open Ecosystem to Fuel IoT Growth, Part I

This article originally appeared in the Synopsys Insight Newsletter Subramani Kengeri, Vice President, Global Design Solutions, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, explains why an…

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  • Category: Markets
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RF SOI is IoT’s Future, And the Future is Bright

In this fast-paced, mobile world, we have become increasingly dependent upon connection speed. The demand for data is driving faster…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES First Foundry to Develop and Qualify 40nm eNVM Low-Power Process Technology

GLOBALFOUNDRIES and NXP Semiconductor N.V. have co-developed a next-generation embedded non-volatile memory (eNVM). The eNVM technology has been demonstrated and…

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A Whirlwind Weekend: GLOBALFOUNDRIES Participates in NY Tech Valley Regional Robotics Competition

Tech Valley played host to the New York Tech Valley Regional Robotics Competition this past weekend and GLOBALFOUNDRIES was thrilled…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Launches New Coalition of Companies to Support FIRST® Robotics

New group raises $486,000 to sponsor local FIRST programs, including the 2015 New York Tech Valley FIRST® Robotics Competition GLOBALFOUNDRIES…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announces Agreement with Singapore’s Institute of Microelectronics and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology of Abu Dhabi for Twin Lab

GLOBALFOUNDRIES signed a MOU with Singapore’s Institute of Microelectronics (IME) and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology of Abu Dhabi…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha at Semiconductor Industry Association’s Annual Dinner

Last night, the Semiconductor Industry Association hosted its Annual Award Dinner in San Jose and as the 2013 SIA Chairman,…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha Participates in President Obama’s Inaugural SelectUSA Summit

Last Thursday, GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO, Ajit Manocha, participated in President Obama’s inaugural SelectUSA Summit in Washington D.C. The event was hosted…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha Named to President Obama’s Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee 2.0

Last week, President Obama announced the Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee ‘2.0,’ part of a continuing effort to maintain U.S.…

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Foundry 2.0: New White Paper and Video Interview with CEO Ajit Manocha

Today our friends over at VLSI Research released two thought-provoking commentaries on the evolution of the foundry industry. The first…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Experts to Present at SEMICON West 2013

The countdown is on for SEMICON West 2013! GLOBALFOUNDRIES is gearing up for a number of exciting events which will…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Honored for Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Leadership

This morning, SEMI announced that GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha received this year’s “SEMI Outstanding EHS Achievement Award – Inspired by…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES in New York: Development, Culture and Community

A Special Report From The Saratogian This week, The Saratogian, a leading newspaper that covers news from Saratoga Spring and…

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The Mobile Revolution: Taking it to the Next Level

By Srinivas Nori Today our friends at ARM announced the launch of their newest processor targeted at the rapidly growing…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Highlight Technology Innovation at DAC 2013

GLOBALFOUNDRIES is ramping up for the Design Automation Conference (DAC) this summer! During the event, which runs from June 3-6…

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Bringing MEMS to the Mainstream: Latest Milestones and Future Trends

By: Rakesh Kumar The MEMS market is set to explode: by 2017 the market is expected to be worth $12.2…

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This Week: GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Present at Several Industry-Focused Events

This week will be very busy for GLOBALFOUNDRIES, as we’ll be attending and speaking at a handful of industry events.…

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New York’s Nanotechnology Model: Building the Innovation Economy

Today GLOBALFOUNDRIES kicked off an economic symposium, done in partnership with the National Academy of Sciences entitled, “New York’s Nanotechnology…

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What’s In A Name?

By Subi Kengeri Consumers continue to demand smaller, faster and more energy-efficient electronic devices, driving the semiconductor industry to accelerate…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Highlight 20/14nm Extractions and FinFET Technology at 2013 Synopsys User Group Conference

Next week GLOBALFOUNDRIES will be attending and presenting at the 2013 Synopsys User Group (SNUG) Conference in Santa Clara, CA…

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Reshaping the Foundry Industry: Welcome to Foundry 2.0

CEO Ajit Manocha lays out winning strategy for nation’s comeback at Nikkei Electronics’ World Semiconductor Summit GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha…

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Common Technology, Uncommon Solutions

By Mike Noonen Collaboration has become a well-worn buzzword in our industry in recent years, and for good reason. The…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Alexie Lee Recognized for Excellence in Manufacturing

Earlier this week, the Manufacturing Institute, the Society of Manufacturing Engineers, University of Phoenix and Deloitte named GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Alexie Lee…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Build Leading-Edge R&D Center on Fab 8 Campus

Aerial view of Fab 8 (rendering) On January 8th, GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced it will soon begin construction on a new research…

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SIA Celebrates its 35th Anniversary

Last week GLOBALFOUNDRIES CEO Ajit Manocha joined special guest Dean Kamen, world-renowned inventor and innovator, and other leaders of the…

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Working Together To Build Tomorrow’s Workforce

Earlier this week, GLOBALFOUNDRIES launched the Tech Valley Connection for Education and Jobs, an initiative in New York’s Capital Region…

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The World’s Fastest Growing Semiconductor Company

In the midst of an unstable world economy and an industry that is best known for its volatility, the foundry…

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“Layer Cakes” and Mobile Devices – Yes, There’s a Connection

By Dr. John Heinlein There’s no denying the pervasiveness of mobile devices and mobile communications technologies. These applications are obviously…

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Architecting Advanced Technologies: Not All FinFETs are Created Equal

By Gregg Bartlett The explosion of popularity in mobile computing has sent shockwaves through the entire semiconductor ecosystem. Gartner researchers…

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WSJ: High-Tech Companies Team Up on Chip Research

Shara Tibken of Dow Jones visited Albany, NY to report on the advancements the Capital Region is making in the…

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28nm-SLP technology – The Superior Low Power, GHz Class Mobile Solution

By Kelvin Low In my previous blog post, I highlighted our collaborative engagement with Adapteva as a key factor in…

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Enabling Innovation on Leading Edge Technology

By Kelvin Low It’s always great to see a customer celebrate their product success, especially when it’s developed based on…

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Innovation in Design Rules Verification Keeps Scaling on Track

By Mojy Chian There is an interesting dynamic that occurs in the semiconductor industry when we talk about process evolution,…

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Breathing New Life into the Foundry-Fabless Business Model

By Mike Noonen Early last week, GLOBALFOUNDRIES jointly announced with ARM another important milestone in our longstanding collaboration to deliver optimized…

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Fox & Friends Features GLOBALFOUNDRIES As One of the Country’s Top Hiring Companies

The economy, employment rates and global competitiveness continue to be the focus of major news stories in the United States.…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Foundations Receive Final Installments of $5 Million Investment Supporting Community Programs

To celebrate the groundbreaking of Fab 8 in July 2009, GLOBALFOUNDRIES made the first installment in a series of payments…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Announces Extension to Fab 8, Adding More Space and Hundreds of New Jobs

On July 24, 2012, the third anniversary of the Fab 8 groundbreaking, GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced it is moving forward with the…

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Re-defining Collaboration

By Mojy Chian The high technology industry is well known for its use – and over-use – of buzzwords and jargon…

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Execution, Innovation, Location: 3 Reasons to Choose GLOBALFOUNDRIES at 28nm

By Mike Noonen We recently attended the Design Automation Conference in San Francisco, where we showcased our wide array of…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Supports Ballston Spa International Baccalaureate Scholars

GLOBALFOUNDRIES announced a new “GF Global Scholars Program” to support the International Baccalaureate World School at Ballston Spa High School. …

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Next-Generation “Trinity” APU Launches on 32nm HKMG Technology

AMD’s First Trinity Shipment Today our friends over at AMD officially launched their second-generation A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), codenamed…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES at DAC 2012 – Register Now for Our Seminars!

This year’s DAC is taking place from June 4-6 in San Francisco. From June 4-6, GLOBALFOUNDRIES will be attending the…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Welcomes President Barack Obama to NY’s Capital Region

— President Obama will be in New York’s Capital Region on Tuesday. On Tuesday, May 8, GLOBALFOUNDRIES will help host…

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ABC World News with Diane Sawyer To Feature Fab 8 in “Made in America” Series

David Muir talks to a class of Ballston Spa High School students at the HVCC TEC-SMART campus. The students are…

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Rear Admiral David W. Titley Visits Fab 8; Discusses Hiring Initiatives for Military Veterans

— Rear Admiral David W. Titley speaks at Fab 8. On April 26, Rear Admiral David W. Titley, assistant deputy…

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Enabling the Next Generation of Packaging Innovation

Today we announced a significant milestone on the road to enabling 3D stacking of chips for next-generation mobile and consumer…

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Bringing MEMS to the Mainstream

A GLOBALFOUNDRIES employee loading MEMS wafers into an automated wafer bonding system. 2011 was a challenging year for the semiconductor…

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What a Quarter Million Wafers Really Means To Our Customers

— An aerial view of Fab 1 in Dresden, Germany Yesterday we announced a significant milestone at Fab 1 in…

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Harvard Business School Recognizes Impact of Fab 8

— A cleanroom at Fab 8. Last week, Harvard Business School unveiled the results of a comprehensive research initiative called…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Puts New York on the Map

An aerial view of Fab 8. New York’s “Capital Region” is on a roll. The area, consisting of the State…

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Fab 8 Neighborhood Meeting Next Week

You are invited to attend our next Fab 8 Quarterly Neighborhood Meeting on Thursday, March 22, 2012 from 6:00-7:00 p.m.  The…

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Media Roundup – The Importance of Manufacturing in America

Since President Obama’s State of the Union address, where he called for creating more advanced manufacturing jobs in the United…

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Christian Science Monitor Reports on U.S. Manufacturing, Impact of GLOBALFOUNDRIES’ Fab 8

On Wednesday, Ron Scherer from the Christian Science Monitor published a story about American manufacturing, and how President Obama believes…

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IBM and GLOBALFOUNDRIES Begin First Production at Fab 8

Today GLOBALFOUNDRIES and IBM announced the first products to be developed at the new Fab 8 facility.  The new products…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Partners with Saratoga County Board of Supervisors to Host Local Career Fair

GLOBALFOUNDRIES and the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors will co-host a local career fair at the Saratoga County Administration Building…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to host quarterly Fab 8 Neighborhood Meeting

GLOBALFOUNDRIES will host the next quarterly Fab 8 Neighborhood Meeting on Tuesday, December 13th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Fab…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Raises a Ton of Food for Saratoga County Food Pantries

GLOBALFOUNDRIES set a goal to raise one ton – or 2,000 pounds – of food to donate to the Saratoga…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Supports Workforce Development in the Capital Region

GLOBALFOUNDRIES, Hudson Valley Community College and New York State Senator Charles Schumer held a press conference today to announce support…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Names Eric Choh New General Manager of Fab 8: Takes Over as Head of Company’s new $4.6 Billion Wafer Fabrication Facility

GLOBALFOUNDRIES today announced Eric Choh has been named vice president and interim general manager of the new Fab 8 facility currently…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Host Quarterly Fab 8 Neighborhood Meeting

We will host the next quarterly Fab 8 Neighborhood Meeting on Monday, July 25th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 8 Officially “Ready for Equipment”

July 15, 2011 officially marks GLOBALFOUNDRIES Fab 8’s “Ready for Equipment (RFE)” date; a significant milestone in the development of…

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University Relations Continues Success in New Graduate Hires

The 2010-2011 school year was very successful for GLOBALFOUNDRIES from a new college graduate hiring perspective. The total new college…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Hosts Groundbreaking Ceremony for the Admin2 Building

GLOBALFOUNDRIES hosted a groundbreaking ceremony on Thursday, June 30 to officially start construction of the Admin 2 office building as…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES and CEG Collaborate on Workforce Development in Tech Valley

The Center for Economic Growth (CEG) and GLOBALFOUNDRIES hosted a special event on Thursday, June 23 titled “Collaboration for Workforce…

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First 100 Employees Move into Fab 8 Administrative Building

May 23rd wasn’t the typical Monday morning for GLOBALFOUNDRIES employees. Upon arriving at work, the 100 employees became the first…

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GLOBALFOUNDRIES Supports STEM Education

A science experiment conducted by three fifth-grade scientists from Milton Terrace South Elementary School, part of the Ballston Spa School District…

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