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Three companies partner to deliver beyond 90nm services

Posted: 30 Jan 2007 ?? ?Print Version ?Bookmark and Share

Keywords:Oki? UMCJ? Faraday Technology? design-to-manufacture?

Oki Electric Industry Co. Ltd, UMC Japan (UMCJ) and Faraday Technology Corp. team up to offer 90nm design-to-manufacture services for the consumer market. The partnership will leverage the synergies of Faraday's extensive IP selection, Oki's front-end design expertise and sales channels, as well as UMCJ's manufacturing capability.

"Oki's business partnership with UMC and UMCJ in the past has complemented Oki's system LSI development," said Masahiko Morioka, president of Silicon Solutions Co. at Oki Electric Industry. "Now we are looking forward to Faraday's inputs of its beyond 90nm IPs, design services and back-end support to bring more cost-effective solutions with better performance and fast turnaround time to Japan and Asia markets. This agreement also enables us to focus our resources more effectively on our system know-how, marketing and customer relationships."

Frank Wen, UMCJ president said, "With more than four years of successful cooperation with Oki to serve the Japan market, we are pleased to expand this partnership by including Faraday with its advanced 90nm portfolios and back-end support. With the comprehensive set of solutions available through this three-way partnership, we look forward to passing these benefits on to customers in the Japan market."

"We are very happy that Oki has chosen us as their IP and design service partner to consumer market," said H.P. Lin, CEO of Faraday Technology. "Faraday will benefit from Oki's global brand, its Japan market channels and long-term relationship with its customers

Faraday offers logic and mixed-signal ASICs, IPs and libraries at 65nm and 90nm nodes. Applications for the IP portfolio include digital imaging/video/surveillance, networking and PC peripheral platforms.

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