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Left, Right, Above, and Under: Intel 3D Packaging Tech Gains Omnidirectionality

A look at ODI, a new family of packaging interconnect technologies that bridges the gap between Intel’s EMIB (2.5D) and Foveros (3D) by providing the flexibility of an EMIB in 3D with additional benefits of thermal & power.

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Ranovus Odin: Co-Packaging Next-Gen DC Switches and Accelerators With Silicon Photonics

Ranovus launches its Odin platform, a multi-wavelength Quantum Dot Laser (QDL) based silicon photonic engine which includes 800Gbps to 3.2Tbps single-chip engines as well as co-packaged optics scaling up to 51.2Tbps for next-generation data center switches and other HPC compute chips that require high bandwidth capacity.

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TSMC Announces 2x Reticle CoWoS For Next-Gen 5nm HPC Applications

TSMC announces an enhancement to its CoWoS packaging technology with support for up to 2x the reticle size. The new technology is ready for next-generation 5-nanometer HPC applications.

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7nm Boosted Zen 2 Capabilities but Doubled the Challenges

The transition to 7 nm greatly enhanced AMD silicon capabilities but introduced new drastic design challenges that required new place and route methodologies and wire engineering.

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Inside Rosetta: The Engine Behind Cray’s Slingshot Exascale-Era Interconnect

A dive into the Rosetta ASIC switch, the engine behind Cray’s new Slingshot interconnect powering the upcoming Shasta exascale supercomputers.

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Ayar Labs Realizes Co-Packaged Silicon Photonics

Integrated photonics has long been considered a holy grail for communication. Ayar Labs TeraPHY chiplet represents a major step forward through the co-packaging of the optical interface along with an SoC.

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OCP Bunch of Wires: A New Open Chiplets Interface For Organic Substrates

A look at a Bunch of Wires, a new open standard chiplets interconnect being proposed by the OCP ODSA group intended for standard organic multi-chip packages as a cheaper alternative to silicon interposers and bridges.

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OCP Makes a Push for an Open Chiplet Marketplace

Jumping ahead of emerging semiconductor trends, the OCP new Open Domain-Specific Architecture subgroup makes a push for an open and standardized chiplet interface and marketplace.

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TSMC Digs Trenches In Search Of Higher Performance

TSMC leverages existing silicon in the CoWoS process to improve the power delivery system of high-performance applications through new, deep trench capacitors, codename iCAPs.

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A Look at Cerebras Wafer-Scale Engine: Half Square Foot Silicon Chip

A look at Cerebras Wafer-Scale Engine (WSE), a chip the size of a wafer, packing over 400K tiny AI cores using 1.2 trillion transistors on a half square foot of silicon.

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