SONOS


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SONOSSilicon-Oxide-Nitride-Oxide-Silicon (semiconductor memory technology)
SONOSSemiconductor Oxide Nitride Oxide Semiconductor (memory)
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We are happy to expand our diverse range of eFlash solutions with the addition of Cypress s SONOS on UMC s high-volume and high-demand 40-nm process, providing customers with a high-performance, low power embedded memory option for customer IoT products.
We are pleased to continue working with UMC to extend the adoption of our SONOS IP as the top choice for embedded nonvolatile memory, said Sam Geha, Vice President of the Technology and Intellectual Property Business Unit at Cypress.
By leveraging Cypress's experience with SONOS technology, Hua Hong NEC can offer its customers a more comprehensive and higher quality foundry service," said Dr.
This agreement will help to drive Cypress's SONOS technology as the predominant solution for a variety of embedded NVM applications.
SONOS is a cost-effective process that delivers proven high yields.
Achieving working 55-nm SONOS silicon cells with HLMC is a testament to the technology s scalability and ease-of-design and to HLMC s manufacturing expertise, said Sam Geha, Vice President of the Technology and Intellectual Property Business Unit at Cypress.
Cypress is committed to working with industry leaders such as UMC to enable the adoption of our SONOS IP as the embedded nonvolatile memory of choice, said Sam Geha, Vice President of the Technology and Intellectual Property Business Unit at Cypress.
SONOS technology has been gaining interest in recent years because of its aggressively small cell size, lower voltage operation, and simple manufacturability compared to conventional types of flash technology such as NAND.
To address the most difficult aspect in scaling for traditional SONOS technology -- when the channel length becomes smaller -- UMC uses an innovative method in its program current as opposed to the hot electron method used by conventional SONOS.
Simtek and Cypress will extend the deployment of Simtek's proprietary nvSRAM technology, and work to establish SONOS as the preferred technology for high reliability, high endurance, and scaleable non-volatile products at 65nm and below;
18-micron SONOS flash solution by the third quarter of 2005.
18-micron SONOS flash solution; and our engagement with customers in 0.