Intel inks deal with Defense Department to bolster chip manufacturing

Intel joins IBM, Synopsys, and Cadence Design Systems to support the government's designing and manufacturing needs.

News 12 Staff

Aug 24, 2021, 12:15 PM

Updated 1,004 days ago

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Intel has inked a deal with the Department of Defense to bolster chip manufacturing in the U.S. The chipmaker will provide commercial foundry services to the Pentagon. Intel joins IBM, Synopsys, and Cadence Design Systems to support the government's designing and manufacturing needs. This comes as the U.S. aims to speed up domestic chip production amid a global semiconductor shortage.
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