Why HBM2 is all about the PHY

Rambus’ Bill Fuller recently penned an article for Semiconductor Engineering about HBM2 DRAM. As Fuller observes, HBM DRAM is currently used in graphics, high-performance computing (HPC), server, networking and client applications. Recent examples of second-generation [...]

The rise of high bandwidth memory (HBM)

Semiconductor Engineering’s Ann Steffora Mutschler recently penned an article about high bandwidth memory (HBM). As Mutschler observes, the latest iteration of HBM continues its rise as a viable contender in the memory space. Indeed, HBM [...]

From consoles to VR


The Atari 2600 (or VCS) – which hit the nascent video game market back in 1977 – packed 128 bytes RAM and an 8-bit MOS 6507 CPU clocked at a mere 1.19 MHz. According to [...]

Mobile DRAM industry valued at over $3.6 billion

DRAMeXchange, a division of TrendForce, recently confirmed worldwide mobile DRAM revenue of US$3.607 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014 – representing 27.8% of DRAM industry value and a 4.2% quarterly increase. In addition, mobile [...]