UMC Joins IBM 10nm Programme
UMC has joined the IBM Technology Development Alliance as a participant in the development of 10nm CMOS process technology.
The agreements between UMC and IBM expand upon their 2012 agreements for earlier nodes, including 14nm finfet.
UMC will send an engineering team to join the 10nm development work that will take place in in Albany, New York.
UMC will continue to improve its internally developed 14nm finfet process at its Tainan, Taiwan R&D site.