Silvaco Launches Worldwide Series of SURGE Users Events

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Silvaco, Inc. today announced it has initiated a series of unique events as the next step in its strong and ongoing commitment to the company’s worldwide user base. Each Silvaco UserRs Global Event (SURGE) will be held in a region known for leading semiconductor device research and development. By bringing technology experts to a location convenient for users, Silvaco is fostering direct, two-way communication between the developers and consumers of advanced EDA and IP technology.
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Mercury Systems Receives $10.5M RF Seeker Order for Precision Guided Munitions Application

ANDOVER, Mass., July 17, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRCY) (www.mrcy.com) announced it received a $10.5M follow-on order from a leading defense prime contractor for high-performance microwave transceivers for precision guided munitions. The order was booked in the Company’s fiscal 2017 fourth quarter and is expected to be shipped over the next several quarters. Continue reading Mercury Systems Receives $10.5M RF Seeker Order for Precision Guided Munitions Application

ESI To Release Fiscal 2018 First Quarter Results On August 2

PORTLAND, Ore., July 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESIO), an innovator in laser-based manufacturing solutions for the micro-machining industry, will announce first quarter fiscal 2018 results after the market closes on Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Following the release the company will hold a conference call, hosted by CEO Michael Burger, at 2:00 p.m. PT. A webcast of the conference call will air simultaneously, with access available at investors.esi.com.
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Himax Technologies, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call for Thursday, August 3rd at 8:00 AM EDT

TAINAN, Taiwan, July 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Himax Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:HIMX) (“Himax” or “Company”), a leading supplier and fabless manufacturer of display drivers and other semiconductor products, today announced that it will hold a conference call with investors and analysts on Thursday, August 3rd at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Daylight Time and 8:00 p.m. Taiwan Time to discuss the Company's second quarter 2017 financial results. Continue reading Himax Technologies, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results Conference Call for Thursday, August 3rd at 8:00 AM EDT

Mercury Systems Receives Premier Supplier Excellence Program Award from Raytheon

PHOENIX, July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:MRCY) (www.mrcy.com), announced it received the Premier Supplier Excellence Award from Raytheon. This prestigious award recognizes the Company’s Phoenix, Ariz. Microelectronics Secure Solutions business unit for its operational excellence while delivering advanced microelectronic solutions in support of Raytheon’s business needs. The award was presented by Raytheon executives to Mercury in a ceremony at the Company’s Phoenix facility earlier today. Continue reading Mercury Systems Receives Premier Supplier Excellence Program Award from Raytheon

GT Advanced Technologies Releases Next Generation Silicon Carbide Platform Addressing Emerging Demand for 6-inch Wafers

MERRIMACK, N.H., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GTAT Corporation (GT) announced that it has launched for commercial sale a silicon carbide production solution with a stable and repeatable process, capable of producing high-quality, semiconductor grade, six-inch silicon carbide boules. With this breakthrough, the company now offers a complete silicon carbide production solution capable of achieving industry leading cost points. The company offers its SiClone™200 furnace, a production-ready sublimation furnace, along with process technology, hot zones, and technical support to companies wishing to produce silicon carbide boules and wafers.
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iFLYTEK On-Device Speech Recognition Software Successfully Ported and Available on DSP Group’s Ultra-Low Power Voice Processors

LOS ALTOS, Calif., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — DSP Group®, Inc. (NASDAQ:DSPG), a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions for converged communications, today announced that iFLYTEK (SHE:002230), a leading voice-recognition cloud service provider in China, selected DSP Group’s DBMD4D SoC for its two-microphone module solution addressing the emerging world of voice-activated IoT. Continue reading iFLYTEK On-Device Speech Recognition Software Successfully Ported and Available on DSP Group’s Ultra-Low Power Voice Processors

Kratos Announces Acceptance of Advanced Space Radio Monitoring System by the Regulatory Authority of the Sultanate of Oman

SAN DIEGO, July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS), a leading National Security Solutions provider, announced today that The Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the Sultanate of Oman has formally accepted the Advanced Space Radio Monitoring System (ASRMS) from Kratos. The multi-million dollar project started in late 2014 and includes ten years of long-term support services for the ASRMS system. Continue reading Kratos Announces Acceptance of Advanced Space Radio Monitoring System by the Regulatory Authority of the Sultanate of Oman

Commercial Comsat Makers Cashing In on Hot Market

NEWTOWN, Conn., July 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

The world's insatiable demand for global communications is pushing commercial communications satellite manufacturers to create more innovative designs, and in considerable quantities. According to Forecast International's Platinum Forecast System®, 844 satellites worth an estimated $83.5 billion will be produced during the 2017-2031 period. This year alone, satellite builders will deliver some 84 units, a peak in the 15-year production cycle driven primarily by production of the Iridium NEXT mobile satellite communications by Thales Alenia Space. Continue reading Commercial Comsat Makers Cashing In on Hot Market

Richardson Electronics Announces Date of Fourth Quarter Fiscal 2017 Conference Call

LAFOX, Ill., July 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (NASDAQ:RELL) plans to release its financial results for its fourth quarter ended May 27, 2017, after the close of business on Wednesday, July 19, 2017. The release will be distributed by NASDAQ GlobeNewswire and will be available on the Company’s website at www.rell.com.
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