2022-04-11 - Littelfuse Inc.

Littelfuse to acquire C&K Switches

Littelfuse will acquire C&K Switches at an enterprise value of $540 million.

2022-03-25 - Majeed Ahmad

Analog IP offerings a hot commodity in semiconductor M&A

SEMIFIVE's purchase of Analog Bits shows the crucial importance of analog and mixed-signal building blocks in accelerating the SoC designs.

2021-12-31 - Majeed Ahmad

Chronicle of 10 analog, power and RF acquisitions in 2021

Here's a rundown of the 10 acquisition deals in the analog, power and RF design industries.

2021-08-20 - Majeed Ahmad

Renesas-Dialog deal: MCUs evolving into powerful SoCs

Another analog and power chipmaker folds into the larger world of a digital semiconductor outfit aiming to bolster its mixed-signal…

2020-10-19 - STMicroelectronics

STMicroelectronics Acquires SOMOS Semiconductor

ST announced the acquisition and integration of the assets of SOMOS Semiconductor...

2020-09-21 - Nitin Dahad

RISC-V speaks on options after Nvidia-Arm news

As the embedded industry digests the implications of the proposed acquisition of Arm by Nvidia, RISC-V International, the organization supporting…

2017-07-04 - Jim O'Reilly

Who will win in Toshiba’s complex flash unit sale?

Buying Toshiba's memory unit is a complex issue, especially since the company makes for an attractive target as positioning for…

2017-05-30 - Rhode & Schwarz

R&S expands IP network portfolio with Motama buy

The purchase will be used by GMIT to improve its position in the live online content distribution market, according to…

2016-12-26 - None

TDK to buy iPhone supplier InvenSense for $1.3B

TDK plans to combine InvenSense's suit of sensors and software with its own portfolio of magnetic, pressure, temperature and microphone…

2016-10-05 - None

Anritsu expands wireless T&M lead with Azimuth buy

Anritsu plans to integrate Azimuth's intellectual property, product portfolio and installed base to expand its test solutions.