News Stories and Press Releases

May 5, 2015

3DNAND, MRAM, RRAM: Emerging Opportunities and Challenges for the Changing Memory Market

By Paula Doe, SEMI

Ever growing volumes of data to be stored and accessed, and advancing process technologies for sophisticated control of deposition and etch in complex stacks of new materials, are creating a window of opportunity for an emerging variety of next-generation non-volatile memory technologies.  While Flash memory goes vertical for  higher densities, resistive RAM and spin-transfer magnetic RAM  technologies are moving towards commercial manufacture for  initial applications in niches that demand a different mix of speed,  power and endurance than  flash or SRAM.

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April 27, 2015

Everspin Taps Jeff Winzeler as Chief Financial Officer

CHANDLER, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, today announced the appointment of Jeff Winzeler as the company’s Chief Financial Officer.

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February 25, 2015

Everspin enhances RIM smart meters with instantly non-volatile, low-energy MRAM memory

Utility companies count on Radio and Microelectronic's MRAM-enabled 3-phase smart meters to provide instant data integrity and recovery in power outages.

Chandler, AZ, Feb 25, 2015 - Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, and Radio and Microelectronic (RIM) today disclosed how Everspin's MR25H40 Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) offers robust system memory benefits in RIM's 3-phase smart meters, such as the RIM789.

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February 24, 2015

Elektron’s Flagship “Analog Keys” Professional Analog Synthesizer Powered by Everspin’s 16Mb MRAM

Everspin's MRAM enables Elektron musicians to maximize creativity with powerful multi-voice analog synthesis.

Chandler, AZ, Feb 24, 2015 - Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, and Elektron Music Machines, today disclosed how Everspin's 16-Megabit MR4A16BMA35 Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) offers musicians of Elektron's Analog Keys 4 Voice Analog Synthesizer the ability to maximize audio production creativity.

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February 24, 2015

Everspin Offers MRAM Shield for Embedded System Developers using Arduino-derived Platforms

Everspin to display the 1Mb Quad SPI MR10Q010-EVAL at Embedded World 2015 with the NUCLEO-F411RE from STMicroelectronics.

Chandler, AZ, February 24, 2015 - Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, today announced a new MRAM-based shield evaluation board that is designed for compatibility with any Arduino-derived host platform featuring an UNO expansion interface.

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February 9, 2015

Northwest Logic Offers MRAM Controller IP compatible with Everspin’s ST-MRAM

Chandler, AZ, February 9, 2015. Northwest Logic, a leading high-performance IP provider, and Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded Magnetic RAM "MRAM", announces the full interoperability between Northwest Logic's MRAM Controller Core and Everspin Technologies' ST-MRAM devices. This interoperability is hardware proven on a Xilinx Virtex-7 FPGA platform and is now available for designs needing low-latency, high memory throughput using MRAM technology.

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January 26, 2015

Everspin Increases Series B Funding to $29M with Strategic Investments from GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Western Digital Capital

Chandler, AZ, January 26, 2015 - Everspin Technologies, Inc., the world's leading developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, today announced that the company has closed its $29 Million (USD) Series B round of venture capital and strategic investment. New Everspin strategic investors include GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Western Digital Capital, joining current investors New Venture Partners, Lux Capital, Sigma Partners, Epic Ventures, and Draper Fisher Jurvetson.

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November 26, 2014

Cobham Semiconductor Solutions Announces QML Q/Q+ Qualification of their MRAMs with IP from Everspin Technologies, Inc.

Cobham Semiconductor Solutions (formerly Aeroflex) announces QML Q/Q+ certification of their non-volatile products using Magnetoresistive Random-Access Memory (MRAM) intellectual property from Everspin Technologies, Inc. The MRAM-based product offering includes a 64Mbit device, UT8MR8M8, offered in a 40-lead quad flat pack with prototypes available now, and a 16Mbit device, UT8MR2M8, available in a 40-lead flat pack and in production.

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November 19, 2014

Chandler's Everspin Tech finds partner for new line of battery-less computer memory

Everspin Technologies Inc. is ready to build its new generation of computer and electronics memory that doesn't need batteries, and it's got a new partner to help it.
The Chandler-based company announced late last month it will work with Santa Clara, California-based GlobalFoundaries to develop silicon wafers for the latest version of its magneto-resistive random access memory.

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October 29, 2014

Magnetic Trends Driving Storage and Future Memory Markets

The introduction of non-volatile memory as main memory in computer systems could fundamentally change computer architectures and the way we use microprocessor-based systems. Current ST MRAM market leader, Everspin, has reached an agreement with GLOBALFOUNDRIES to supply 300 mm CMOS wafers with Everspin's ST-MRAM technology (Everspin says that they have shipped over 40 M MRAM chips).

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