Omni Design opens design centre in India

Omni Design Technologies, a provider of high-performance, low-power mixed-signal IP products, is opening a new design centre in Hyderabad, India. This will be the company’s fifth design centre, adding to the existing design centres in Milpitas, California), Fort Collins in Colorado, Billerica, Massachusetts and Bangalore in India. The company specialises in providing high-performance, ultra-low power […]

How improving South Korea-Japan ties could further weaken a China-centric supply chain

South Korea could move further away from a China-centric supply chain as it attempts to restore relations with Japan, analysts say, as President Yoon Suk-yeol arrived in Tokyo on Thursday to meet Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida. The summit between Yoon and Kishida is aimed at moving forward cooperation in the areas of security, economy and culture, […]

Oxford Quantum Circuits to put quantum computer in Equinix data center in Japan

By Dan Swinhoe UK quantum computing company Oxford Quantum Circuits (OQC) is installing a quantum computer at an Equinix data center in Tokyo, Japan. The company this week announced it would be offering “Quantum Computing as a Service” from a system in Equinix’s TY11 Tokyo International Business Exchange (IBX), delivered by Equinix’s Fabric service, in late […]

China’s Henan province, home to the world’s largest iPhone factory, pushes US$7 billion digital infrastructure expansion programme

By Lilian Zhang Central China’s Henan province, home to the world’s largest iPhone factory, is investing 50 billion yuan (US$7.39 billion) on a digital infrastructure expansion programme that will help move its industries up the value chain, advancing beyond labour-intensive manufacturing activities. Under the 2023 Digital Economy Development Work Plan recently released by the Henan Development […]

Optage to build 14-story data center in Osaka, Japan

By Dan Swinhoe Japanese ISP Optage Inc. is to build a new data center in Osaka, Japan. Announced this week, the company said the ‘Optage Sonezaki Data Center’ will be its fifth facility. Construction is set to begin in November 2023. Located in the Higashi-Umeda area of the city, the 14-story carrier-neutral facility will span 24,100 […]

Taiwanese manufacturers to speed up investments in Mexico

Foxconn has reportedly secured new EV clients in Mexico, which is said to be a key location for the EMS provider’s investments this year, a person with insight told Nikkei Asia. “Foxconn will have three local manufacturing options for EV clients in North America: Ohio, Wisconsin and Mexico.” Changes in U.S. policy and customer requests, […]