Freescale and IBM join hands

February 2007
R&D Magazine;Feb2007, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the participation of Freescale Semiconductor in the technology alliance for joint semiconductor research and development created by IBM. Freescale will work with IBM and its partners on advancing research in complementary metal oxide semiconductor (CMOS) and silicon-on-insulator (SOI) technologies at the 45-nanometer (nm) node. The alliance may also extend work into the 32- and 22-nm development nodes.


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