SkyWater is part of DOD’s trusted foundry program to provide a secure source of supply within U.S. borders. Funded by private equity investment, SkyWater helps customers in developing and manufacturing integrated circuits for aerospace and defense, automotive, computing & the cloud, and medical and industrial uses. As the pioneer of the Technology Foundry model, SkyWater is just one of the new initiatives underway at the Department of Defense to protect its supply chains, including microchips.
SkyWater can proudly stand beside the seasoned giants of the U.S. semiconductor industry like Intel and AMD. They are all poised for a renaissance of America’s high-tech manufacturing base, spawning jobs and innovation. Read the article in Forbes: https://www.forbes.com/sites/arthurherman/2021/02/17/biden-semiconductors-and-americas-future/?sh=48d8674d4412