Flexibility is key to success for compound semi manufacturing strategies

Mutschler, Ann Steffora
July 2007
Electronic News;7/16/2007, Vol. 53 Issue 29, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports that market research firm Strategy Analytics has observed that the market for compound semiconductors, including microelectronics, optoelectronics and materials/equipment markets, is mulling over manufacturing strategies while continuing to keep patent lawyers busy. The compound semiconductor industry continues to see-saw between outsourcing and internal manufacturing strategies, which was reflected in several announcements during May 2007, the firm noted.


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