February 2005

1st Silicon Begins Production Shipments of 0.25µm Embedded Flash Technology

1st Silicon (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd., a premier semiconductor-manufacturing foundry, announced that it has completed qualification and begun production shipment of 0.25µm embedded flash technology. Today's announcement meets a goal set by the Company last summer to have production services ready in the 

January 2005

ZMD/ZFOUNDRY and 1st Silicon Enter Strategic Partnership for Sourcing and Developing Advanced Automotive Technologies

The joint program combines ZMD's established expertise in automotive design, high-voltage processes and quality manufacturing with the advanced process know-how and production capabilities of 1st Silicon. This collaboration will ultimately result in a versatile 0.18µm process platform for 

November 2004

X-FAB continues on course of growth

X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, one of the world's leading analog mixed-signal semiconductor foundries, today announced substantial sales and earnings growth in the third quarter of 2004. Sales revenues increased by 27 percent to EUR 38.3 million, with an operating resultof EUR 2.4 million in the 

November 2004

X-FAB Presents New PIN-Diode Module for Optoelectronic Integration in Mixed-Signal Technologies at electronica 2004

X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, one of the world's leading analog mixed-signal foundries, is presenting a new, patented PIN-diode module for its 0.6 µm BiCMOS technology (XB06) at electronica 2004 in Munich, Germany. For the first time it is therefore now possible to integrate PIN diodes (PIN = 

October 2004

Bei X-FAB starten 25 Auszubildende ins Berufsleben - 14 Auszubildende mit erfolgreichem Abschluss übernommen

25 Auszubildende haben im September bei der Erfurter X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, einem führenden auf die Fertigung von analog-digitalen Mikrochips spezialisierten Unternehmen, ihr Berufsleben begonnen. Die Mehrheit der Azubis wird zum Mikrotechnologen ausgebildet - ein speziell auf die 

October 2004

X-FAB Introduces High-Voltage Option and BiCMOS Technology Extensions to 0.35 µm Process

X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG, one of the world's leading analog mixed-signal foundries, announced today at the FSA Suppliers Expo an extension to its modular 0.35 µm process family -- now included are a high-voltage option, as well as 0.35 µm-BiCMOS technology. With this product extension, 

September 2004


X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries AG (X-FAB AG), Erfurt, and Herrenberg-based Productivity Engineering Gesellschaft fuer Prozessintegration mbH (PE GmbH) today announced that they will expand their cooperation. The entire customer support function - from development to the delivery of the THA1008 and