SkyWater provides volume manufacturing, mainly on a 130nm mixed-signal process, as well as process development facilities from its 200mm wafer fab in Bloomington, Minnesota. And like most fabs, SkyWater is seeing strong demand.
However, SkyWater’s business model is nuanced and it has a particular set of manufacturing processes. “The company divides into technology as a service and wafer services. The wafer services keeps costs down for advanced technology services, which keeps the margins up for the business as a whole,” said Sonderman. Read the article in eeNews Analog: https://www.eenewsanalog.com/news/ceo-interview-skywater-foundry-hits-its-stride-looks-europe