Analysis: Now has an in house custom CPU
Nuvia is a promising two-year-old startup with the outstanding possibility to disrupt the custom ARM-based CPU market. As of yesterday, Qualcomm has agreed to acquire them for around $1.4 billion.
$35 billion biggest to date
News that AMD might acquire Xilinx was quite a surprise after the Nvidia–ARM consolidation, but not surprising. Using current stock and market value increase, AMD decided to make a strategic decision to play better in the data center, 5G, automotive, and fight against the Intel–Altera alliance.
News comes hours after key staff departs
Deal worth $2.5 Billion
Keeping an eye on new technology
Prepared to write a cheque for $25 billion
Writes a cheque for $2.4 billion
Combination makes the most sense
Not for sale, but we're willing to listen