Jan du Preez, Vice President of Networking and Communications Group
Micron Technology, Inc., designs and manufactures DRAM, Flash memory, CMOS image sensors and other semiconductor products for a variety of applications. Access to information is driving a plethora of new non-PC applications with unique memory needs. A proliferation of devices supporting the access to information exists, and the functionality of these portable personal information devices continues to increase. The demand for additional functionality in personal information devices is limitless. These non-PC applications continue to spur demand for more memory, as well as create additional need in the market to meet the various memory requirements of diverse applications.
The wireless market is a notable emerging, high-growth non-PC market driving memory consumption and diversification. New wireless handsets require a unique combination of performance, low power, low cost, and adequate manufacturing volumes. Micron is developing memory architectures meeting this market's growing demands. A significant technological advance addressing this market is Micron's CellularRAM memory.