Semiconductor

Cincoze DS-1300 Provides a Protective Net for the Post-Pandemic Era

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 10:00am

Since its inception, the high-performance, high-expansion, and rugged industrial computer series, Cincoze DS-1300, has become the choice of epidemic prevention equipment for vendors and public organizations.

Key Points: 
  • Since its inception, the high-performance, high-expansion, and rugged industrial computer series, Cincoze DS-1300, has become the choice of epidemic prevention equipment for vendors and public organizations.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210729005388/en/
    Cincoze DS-1300 Provides a Protective Net for the Post-Pandemic Era (Photo: Business Wire)
    In addition to vaccines, the primary approach to containing the virus is to use thermal sensing and security notification systems to detect suspected infections quickly to limit contact and prevent infectivity.
  • As the vital role of the thermal sensing and security notification system, the DS-1300 needs to possess high-performance image recognition and connect to multiple peripherals.
  • Over the years, Cincoze has launched many innovative products and won several patents, awards and international certifications.

KYOCERA Announces Consolidated Financial Results for Three Months Ended June 30, 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:19am

As a result, first quarter revenue increased by JPY103,618 (USD 933) million, or 32.7% over the prior first quarter, to a record high of JPY420,712 (USD3,790) million.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, first quarter revenue increased by JPY103,618 (USD 933) million, or 32.7% over the prior first quarter, to a record high of JPY420,712 (USD3,790) million.
  • This had the effect of increasing sales revenue by approximately JPY13 billion (USD117 million), and increasing profit before income taxes by approximately JPY4.5 billion (USD41 million).
  • Consolidated forecasts for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022 (fiscal 2022) remain unchanged from those announced in April 2021, with first quarter results representing a favorable start.
  • Amid such circumstances, the company will aim to achieve our consolidated financial forecasts through aggressive efforts both in acquiring new orders and in increasing production through capital investment, and higher productivity.

Renesas Announces Consolidated Forecasts

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:02am

The consolidated forecasts for the nine months ending September 30, 2021 are calculated by combining the forecasts for the three months ending September 30, 2021, to the financial results of the six months ended June 30, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • The consolidated forecasts for the nine months ending September 30, 2021 are calculated by combining the forecasts for the three months ending September 30, 2021, to the financial results of the six months ended June 30, 2021.
  • The consolidated forecasts for the nine months ending September 30, 2021 are calculated at the rate of 107 yen per USD and 129 yen per Euro.
  • Refer to Renesas Electronics' earnings report Renesas Electronics Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2021 issued on July 29, 2021 for more details.
  • The statements in this press release with respect to the plans, strategies and financial outlook of Renesas and its consolidated subsidiaries (collectively we) are forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties.

Renesas Electronics Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:00am

Six months ended June 30, 2021:

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  • Six months ended June 30, 2021:
    Six months ended June 30, 2020:
    These financial results are not subject to quarterly review procedures by the independent auditor.
  • The Group will hold a quarterly earnings conference for institutional investors and analysts on July 29, 2021.
  • The Group plans to post the materials which are provided at the meeting, on the Groups website on that day.
  • The statements with respect to the financial outlook of Renesas Electronics Corporation (hereinafter the Company) and its consolidated subsidiaries (hereinafter the Group) are forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties.

Mitsubishi Electric Announces Consolidated Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2022

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 5:25am

China also continued to see recovery primarily in export and manufacturing since the first half of the previous fiscal year.

Key Points: 
  • China also continued to see recovery primarily in export and manufacturing since the first half of the previous fiscal year.
  • As a result, the financial results for the first quarter improved significantly from the same period of the previous fiscal year that experienced a serious impact of COVID-19.
  • Operating profit ratio improved by 5.4% from the same period of the previous fiscal year to 7.8%.
  • Net profit attributable to Mitsubishi Electric Corporation stockholders increased by 43.9 billion yen from the same period of the previous fiscal year to 61.8 billion yen due mainly to increased profit before income taxes.

Kioxia Introduces New Retail SSDs for Next Generation and Mainstream PCs

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 4:04am

The EXCERIA PRO and EXCERIA G2 Series are the companys latest consumer-grade solutions for todays hardcore enthusiasts and mainstream DIY system builders.

Key Points: 
  • The EXCERIA PRO and EXCERIA G2 Series are the companys latest consumer-grade solutions for todays hardcore enthusiasts and mainstream DIY system builders.
  • Kioxia also unveiled its updated mainstream EXCERIA G2 Series, with upgraded performance and capacity.
  • Kioxia is a world leader in memory solutions, dedicated to the development, production and sale of flash memory and solid-state drives (SSDs).
  • Kioxia's innovative 3D flash memory technology, BiCS FLASH, is shaping the future of storage in high-density applications, including advanced smartphones, PCs, SSDs, automotive and data centers.

Toshiba Releases Arm® Cortex®-M4 Microcontrollers for Motor Control as First Products in the TXZ+TM Family Advanced Class

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 3:00am

Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation ("Toshiba") has started the mass production of 12 new devices in the M4K group for motor control as the first products of the TXZ+TM family advanced class, and will start mass production of another 10 products in the M4M group in August 2021.

Key Points: 
  • Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation ("Toshiba") has started the mass production of 12 new devices in the M4K group for motor control as the first products of the TXZ+TM family advanced class, and will start mass production of another 10 products in the M4M group in August 2021.
  • Both the M4K and M4M groups of microcontrollers will be manufactured in a 40nm process, and belong to the TXZ4A+ series .
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210728005418/en/
    Toshiba: TXZ+ Family Advanced Class, Arm Cortex-M4 Microcontrollers for Motor Control (Graphic: Business Wire)
    These products use Arm Cortex-M4 core with FPU, running up to 160MHz, and integrating motor control circuit A-PMD (advance-programmable motor driver), 32-bit encoder A-ENC (advanced-encoder) and vector engine A-VE+ (advanced vector engine plus).
  • High performance Arm Cortex-M4 core with FPU, max 160MHz
    Motor control for consumer home appliances and industrial equipment.

Tech Alert: Navigating Driver Privacy and Safety of Electric Vehicles, Self-Driving Vehicles

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 1:14am

A growing number of connected electric vehicles, as well as the evolution of self driving and automated vehicles are putting a greater demand on processing power.

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  • A growing number of connected electric vehicles, as well as the evolution of self driving and automated vehicles are putting a greater demand on processing power.
  • Consumer advocates have raised alarms about operator and passenger privacy , including location data, driver health, speed, and more with the dependence on the cloud.
  • Safety is a particularly salient one, but energy efficiency, privacy and security are critical considerations for the automotive industry and their supply chain to address.
  • This is a safety feature that also eliminates human error, reduces labor and maintenance costs, and prevents machinery deterioration.

Media Alert: Intel at Black Hat 2021 and DEF CON 29

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 11:00pm

As cyberattacks move down the layers of the system stack, software-only security is no longer sufficient.

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  • As cyberattacks move down the layers of the system stack, software-only security is no longer sufficient.
  • Intels product security starts at the foundational layer, architected to deliver advanced hardware-enabled security that helps protect potential attack surfaces.
  • Join Suzy Greenberg , vice president, Communications and Incident Response at Intel, to learn more about the security practices, technologies and solutions Intel uses to help create a trusted computing foundation that customers can depend on.
  • Enabling the Holy Grail of Cryptography: Accelerating Homomorphic Encryption with Intel Platforms
    Homomorphic encryption (HE) is at an inflection point with overall performance suitable for use cases in regulated industries where preserving data privacy is paramount.