Gartner Research

Emerging Technologies, 1998

Published: 18 January 1999

ID: G0075036

Analyst(s): Mary Olsson


Advanced materials are being used as alternative device technology solutions to bulk silicon in the above-2-GHz regime. What are the prospects for these new device technologies? Who are the competitors in these alternative technologies? What are the driving application opportunities for new vendors? These and other issues are discussed in this Focus Report on emerging technologies.

Table Of Contents
  • Executive Summary
  • Emerging Process Technologies
  • Gallium Arsenide
  • Silicon Germanium
  • Silicon on Insulator
  • Silicon Carbide

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