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Market Insight: Private Semiconductor Vendors and Startups, 2015

Published: 21 August 2015

ID: G00275825

Analyst(s): Gerald Van Hoy

Summary

Startup businesses have declined significantly in the last three years because of high production costs and design complexity, which may drive semiconductor vendors to spend more on M&As. Solar shows large growth in new and private companies, and the Internet of Things continues to be a driver.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Analysis of Private Semiconductor Companies
  • Fabless, IP Vendors and EDS Continue to Dominate
    • M&A Targets Are Broadening
  • Among Fabless Companies, ASSPs Dominate

Background and Context

The Impact

Conclusion

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