Kilopass Continues to Grow Despite Legal Setbacks

Appellate Court Declined to Opine on the District Court Decision

Santa Clara, Calif. - April 15, 2013 - Kilopass Technology Inc., a leading provider of semiconductor logic non-volatile memory (NVM) intellectual property (IP), today expressed its disappointment with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit ("Appellate Court") affirming without opinion  the U.S. District Court opinion on Summary Judgment in the patent infringement case against Sidense.  Despite the setback, Kilopass continues to grow. Kilopass has over 150 licensees across consumer, mobility, analog mixed signal, automotive, and industrial markets. Customers are near production with Kilopass embedded NVM in 28nm. Kilopass has demonstrated reliability down to 20nm, and have started development in FinFET.  We had our best Q1 quarterly results ever on our baseline licensing business; up by 35% over the same period in the prior year.  Frost & Sullivan awarded Kilopass NVM Innovator for Kilopass Vertical Crosspoint Memory (VCM) in Q1 as well.  With the recent $8 million funding, we are accelerating the expansion of the product roadmap beyond antifuse NVM.

"The case should have gone to jury trial because there are facts in dispute and these are not for the judge to decide," said Charlie Cheng, CEO of Kilopass Technology Inc.  "We are disappointed but we have to move on. We want to thank our customers and partners for their continual support. We will continue to pioneer the specialty memory market."

About Kilopass
Kilopass Technology, Inc., a leading supplier of embedded NVM intellectual property, leverages standard logic CMOS processes to deliver one-time programmable (OTP) and many-time programmable (MTP) memory. With 58 patents granted or pending and more than 800,000 wafers shipped from a dozen foundries and Integrated Device Manufacturers (IDMs), Kilopass has more than 150 customers in applications ranging from storage of firmware and security codes to calibration data and other application-critical information.  The company is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif.  For more information, visit www.kilopass.com or email Email Contact.

 




Review Article Be the first to review this article
 True Circuits: IOT PLL


Featured Video
Jobs
Senior Formal FAE Location OPEN for EDA Careers at San Jose or Anywhere, CA
Principle Electronic Design Engr for Cypress Semiconductor at San Jose, CA
Senior Electrical Engineer for Allen & Shariff Corporation at Pittsburgh, PA
Design Verification Engineer for intersil at Morrisville, NC
Applications Engineer for intersil at Palm Bay, FL
Upcoming Events
IPC APEX EXPO 2018 at San Diego Convention Center San Diego CA - Feb 24 - 1, 2018
DVCon US 2018 at Double Tree Hotel San Jose CA - Feb 26 - 1, 2018
5th EAI International Conference on Big data and Cloud Computing Challenges at Vandalur, Kelambakkam high road chennai Tamil Nadu India - Mar 8 - 9, 2018
DownStream: Solutions for Post Processing PCB Designs
TrueCircuits: UltraPLL



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise