June 2005

Leading Mixed-Signal Foundry and EDA Supplier Work Together To Deliver Process Design Kits

X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, one of the world's leading independent analog/mixed-signal semiconductor foundries today announced a collaborative agreement with Tanner EDA, the worldwide leader in tools for analog/mixed-signal IC and MEMS design on the Windows platform. X-FAB works closely with 

May 2005

1st Silicon and UniqueICs CMOS Photoreceiver Cells Target Sensor Market

1st Silicon (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. and UniqueICs LLC of Russia, a subsidiary of Kedah Wafer Emas (KWE) of Malaysia, have announced completion of color CMOS photoreceiver cells that will be manufactured using 1st Silicon's 0.25um standard CMOS mixed signal process.The cell technology allows sensors to 

May 2005

X-FAB Extends MEMS Platform Pressure Sensor IP Cores and SOI-MEMS Now Available

X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, the leading mixed-signal foundry specialist is now offering IP cores for MEMS pressure sensor technologies. With this novel concept X-FAB supports foundry customers who are designing single chip solutions where the piezoresistive pressure sensor is integrated with 

May 2005

1st Silicon Completes Qualification and Starts Production with Sharp Corporation for 0.13µm NOR Flash Technology

1st Silicon (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., a premier semiconductor-manufacturing foundry, announced that it has completed qualification and begun production shipment of Sharp Corporation's 0.13µm NOR Flash technology. Today's announcement represents a major milestone for the company.The custom technology 

May 2005

X-FAB announces record sales and earnings for 2004

Positive development of sales and earnings in the first quarter of '05

April 2005

1st Silicon Wins Certification, Award for Information Security Management System and Environmental Reporting

British Standard certification and Malaysia ACCA commendation are significant international awards

March 2005

X-FAB Collaborates with Cadence to Accelerate Analog and Mixed-Signal Designs

Leading Independent Foundry and EDA Supplier Work Together To Deliver Process Design Kits to Lower Customer Development Time and Costs