JVD and MIE Labs Form Working Relationship

Share Article

Agreement Expands Breadth of Design and Manufacturing Services for Both Companies.

News Image

MIE Labs, Inc., a recent startup founded by Ed Chalfin, former founder of Integrated Circuit Designs, Inc. (ICD) which was acquired by Texas Instruments in 2007, and JVD Inc., inventor of the iASIC™ and a leader in Analog and Mixed-Signal ASIC Design and Manufacturing, announced today that they have agreed to cooperate on several strategic levels. Under the terms of the agreement, MIE Labs will have access to JVD’s Silicon Valley based technical design resources, and back end services, giving MIE Labs a greater range of design skills from which to support its growing demand for Analog IC designs.

MIE Labs provides analog and mixed signal design services which enable customers to more quickly grow their business. MIE Labs works in close partnership with customers, vendors and associates to provide optimal solutions for the most technically challenging product developments.

The Agreement not only gives MIE Labs access to the JVD’s design resources, but also a physical presence on the West Coast that expands the company’s portfolio of skills and capabilities. The agreement also positions MIE Labs to partner with JVD for back end services including wafer fabrication, wafer test, assembly and final test of the finished IC products.

“We are excited to be working with the team at JVD to augment their analog IC design skills and resources,” said Ed Chalfin, MIE Labs’ CEO. “JVD’s production assembly and test capabilities will provide an added dimension to the services we can provide to our customers.”

About MIE Labs, Inc.
MIE Labs, Inc. was founded by Ed Chalfin, a 30 year industry veteran, to provide the capabilities and experience needed to meet the toughest IC design challenges. The charter of MIE Labs is to provide analog and mixed-signal IC design services to enable our customers to more quickly grow their business. Deliverables can range from consultation/review all the way to a full IC design. MIE Labs has the knowledge, experience and flexibility necessary to work with our customers in the most effective manner, as a seamless extension of the customer’s design team or on a full turnkey basis.

MIE Labs is the preferred partner for analog and mixed-signal IC design services. We work in close partnership with our customers, vendors and partners, including JVD, Inc. to provide optimal solutions for the most technically challenging projects. For more information, contact MIE Labs at http://www.mielabs.com.

About JVD, Inc.
JVD, Inc. was founded in 1982 by Jerry VanDierendonck, a member of the TI team that developed the world's first microcontroller, TMS 1000. JVD is a leader in Analog Mixed-Signal ASIC Design, Manufacturing and Test Services. The company provides turn-key Analog and Analog-mixed signal ICs for custom and standard products as well as contract Test Services for chip companies, OEMs and ODMs. The company has expertise in semiconductor Bipolar, CMOS, and BiCMOS analog/digital chip design, including power management, power protection, display drivers, audio, low power RF, and standard products in high and low volume applications.

As a full service semiconductor company, JVD, Inc. provides custom integrated circuit solutions for a wide variety of customers, providing cost effective, high performance devices to meet their challenging design requirements. JVD, Inc is a privately held company with headquarters in San Jose, Calif. For more information, please visit http://www.jvdinc.com.


Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Edward Chalfin
Email >
Visit website