IEEE ISSCC 2024 Key Takeaways

A close-up image of a microchip processor with intricate circuitry and tiny components

Every year, the IEEE ISSCC (International Solid State Circuits Conference) presents the cutting edge of IC design. It covers all the relevant application areas. As expected, AI is driving not just the processor market itself but also the corresponding data center technologies. It is here where the growth of the models is now putting stress on the data communication: >30% of the time is spend on moving data instead of computation. This bottleneck is becoming more severe. This is the reason to aggressively drive the application of optical communication to replace the copper wiring. Not only for communicating to rack but also from board to board. The latest developments now also focus on on-board large radix optical switches. With this increased focus on photonics-based solutions, related fields such as EDA also need to make further steps, specifically in the co-simulation of electrical and photonic sub-systems.

 

Vous pouvez aussi aimer

A computer chip enclosed in a planet

Typical Challenges of Early Stage Deep Tech Startups

What makes the situation more difficult for Deep Tech startups than startups from other domains is the fact, that by the complexity of the Deep Tech sector, a founding team usually requires expertise from various technical roles and therefore is multi-disciplinary in the technical domain already.

Lire plus
businessman-eyeglasses-working-laptop-typing

Navigating Deep Tech: Crafting an Effective Online Presence

How many times have you visited a website, desperately searching for information, only to shut it down in frustration because you couldn’t find what you were looking for? In the rapidly evolving landscape of the deep tech industry, managing your online presence is not just a formality – it’s a strategic imperative.  

Lire plus
Close-up of hand holding tablet

Satisfy to Retain: The Deep Tech Churn Rate

The churn rate refers to the percentage of customers or clients who cease using a particular product or service within a given period. This metric is crucial and, in most cases, is one of the key KPIs tracked by a company.

Lire plus