GLOBALFOUNDRIES completes acquisition of IBM Microelectronics business

September 2015
Solid State Technology;Sep2015, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p7
Trade Publication
The article discusses the acquisition of the Microelectronics business of computer hardware company IBM by semiconductor manufacturing company GLOBALFOUNDRIES. Topics covered include the benefits of the merger for both companies, GLOBALFOUNDRIES' company profile, and GLOBALFOUNDRIES' accomplishments in the field of semiconductor technology. It also discusses the technologies developed by IBM and GLOBALFOUNDRIES.


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