Category Archive: Product Announcements

Apr 21

ReRAM that you can buy (and tear apart)

I’ve mentioned TechInsights in previous articles on the Forum. They provide a literally ‘unique’ service in providing a view of the insides of chips revealing much about the dimensions, materials and structure of the various components. Memory chips are no exception and their latest reports are of particular interest to the ReRAM community as

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Feb 05

Part 2 of the Crystal Ball

In part 1, I gazed into the smaller company crystal ball gathering dust in my office. This time, I’ve dusted the larger version…. In terms of the memory manufacturers, 2014 was notable for the silence from…….

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Jan 15

Crystal Ball Gazing (again) Part 1 (of 2 maybe)

It’s that time of year again! However, this year a little differently…. Why? Well on revisiting last year’s edition of this post, I was struck how the only successful ‘predictions’ were of the negative variety (suggestion that something that wouldn’t happen) whereas most of those that were ‘positive’ (suggested something that would happen) were wide of the mark.

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Jan 06

Samsung 3D-NAND aka VNAND

Samsung were well ahead of their competitors in the mass memory market when they announced the volume manufacturing of 3D-NAND (VNAND) chips. Some excellent descriptions of this technology notably by Andy Walker of Schilitron Inc have appeared here on the Forum and elsewhere. Initially, there was a certain amount of skepticism….

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Jul 29

Sterilization‐Tolerant CBRAM Memory

Medical devices usually have to be sterilized before they can be utilized. This is typically achieved by exposure to high levels of radiation and temperature. Electronic memory has always been a problem in such devices as the data

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Oct 15

Updating the Roadmap

While talking to David Eggleston, Principal, Intuitive Cognition Consulting* about the future of ReRAM/CBRAM, he pointed me to an interesting session at the latest Flash Memory Summit on ‘Flash below 20nm’. In the session, Applied Materials, SK hynix, Micron and SanDisk

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Sep 25

Adesto ship billionth DataFlash product

Billionth

ReRAM-Forum Blog sponsor Adesto Technologies have reached a major milestone with the shipment of its one billionth DataFlash product!

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Sep 11

3D and the Flash Memory Summit

Samsung VNAND

I had an interesting chat with David Eggleston, Principal, Intuitive Cognition Consulting*, about last month’s Flash Memory Summit (FMS) in Santa Clara, CA. Dave organized

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Jul 31

Update on Recent News Items

MN101LR

Panasonic have announced the “world’s first mass production of ReRAM mounted microcomputers” . This appears to be the microcontroller with embedded ReRAM that was discussed in an April Blog along with its video in March.

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May 08

Adesto’s Workshop, CBRAM Products and Roadmap

Adesto Technologies held a get acquainted workshop recently in San Jose and David Viera, MarCom Director, was kind enough to forward me the presentation focused on CBRAM. The program started with a company introduction followed by

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Apr 11

Panasonic’s ReRAM MCU

Pansonic ReRAM MCU

At the 2013 Embedded World Exhibition at the end of February in Nuremberg, Panasonic announced their ReRAM containing MCU. Fortunately for those of you who missed this (as I did), Panasonic have a virtual booth available online

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Mar 10

ReRAM Video from Panasonic

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English, no soundtrack Japanese with soundtrack Link to Panasonic ReRAM MCU webpage Christie Marrian, www.ReRAM-Forum.com Moderator Many thanks to Joseph Kucera for alerting me to this!