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Microchip Acquires Novocell Semiconductor

Steve Sanghi - Microchip Technology
by in Business News | Tech

Chandler-based Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, through its Silicon Storage Technology (SST) subsidiary, and Novocell Semiconductor, Inc. (Novocell) announced that Microchip and SST have signed a definitive agreement to acquire Novocell.  The acquisition was approved by the Boards of Directors of each company and is being announced… Read More →

Microchip Technology To Continue 8051 MCUs Production

Microchip Technology
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Microchip Technology Inc. announced last week that it would continue to manufacture the legacy 8051/80C51 MCUs. Microchip Technology’s acquisition of Silicon Storage Technology, Inc. (SST) included a legacy 80C51 MCU; Microchip continues to support this project. “Microchip has a history of supporting customers with long lifetimes on all of our product lines,” said Randy Drwinga,… Read More →