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48 SMT007 MAGAZINE I JUNE 2021 Exciting Advances From NVIDIA's GPU E NVIDIA's Graphics Processing Technology Conference was a showcase of new develop- ments, as well as an opportunity for engineers and developers to learn, enhance skills, and dis- cuss new ideas. Just hearing about all the new developments and the accelerating expansion of AI in virtually all aspects of modern society gives those who attended a better idea of just how much AI is and will continue to change their work and our world. AIStorm's AI-in-Imager Solutions Use Tower Semiconductor's Hi-K VIA Capacitor Memory E AIStorm and Tower Semiconductor announced that AIStorm's new AI-in-imager products will feature AIStorm's electron multiplication architecture and Tower's Hi-K VIA capacitor memory, instead of digital calculations, to per- form AI computation at the pixel level. Fujitsu Signs Strategic Collaboration Agreement with AWS E Fujitsu announced a Strategic Collaboration Agreement with Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company, to accel- erate the digital transformation (DX) of the mobility industry. European Semiconductor Industry Committed to Use Responsibly Sourced Minerals E At the occasion of the 14th Forum on Respon- sible Mineral Supply Chains of the Organisa- tion for Economic Cooperation and Develop- ment (OECD), the European Semiconductor Industry Association (ESIA) is highlighting the industry's commitments to source its raw materials in an ethical and sustainable manner that safeguards human rights within the global supply chain. North American Semiconductor Equipment Industry Posts March 2021 Billings E North America-based semiconductor equip- ment manufacturers posted $3.27 billion in bill- ings worldwide in March 2021 (three-month average basis), according to the March Equip- ment Market Data Subscription (EMDS) Bill- ings Report published by SEMI. ASUS Envisions AI-Powered Future in the Healthcare Ecosystem E ASUS, a multinational company known for the world's most innovative motherboards, laptops, monitors, and other PC hardware, announced that cloud-based medical AI ser- vices developed by ASUS Intelligent Cloud Services Center (AICS)—the AI soware division of ASUS— as successfully passed an external audit conducted by SGS Taiwan and obtained the ISO 27001:2013 certification for information security management. Major Step Forward for Quantum Technology E A team of researchers from Finland, Sweden, and Japan have developed a semiconductor component in which quantum information can be efficiently exchanged between electron spin and photons at room temperature and above.

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