enters into agreement with SBN and The Electrochemical Society

Microelectronics International

ISSN: 1356-5362

Article publication date: 1 August 2000




(2000), " enters into agreement with SBN and The Electrochemical Society", Microelectronics International, Vol. 17 No. 2.



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semiconbay.comTM has entered into agreements with Semiconductor Business News (SBN) and The Electrochemical Society, Inc. (ECS) to host information from both organizations on the www. Website. The agreement with SBN enhances the semiconductor business news that the site will offer. The Electrochemical Society agreement provides access to bibliographic data from the Journal of The Electrochemical Society and Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, and provides a link to the ECS site for those seeking further information about the society and its events.

Semiconductor Business News, a member of the CMP Media Electronics Group, is an on-line publication providing international news and business information about the semiconductor industry to executives and managers. It can be reached at

According to Jeremy Young, publisher of Semiconductor Business News, "Keeping pace with Moore's Law is tough and getting tougher. will help the semiconductor industry move faster and more efficiently by organizing key technical and research information and disseminating it at Internet speeds so organizations can avoid wasting time looking for or developing solutions that are already in place. Semiconductor Business News is pleased to work with to help keep members of the community up to date on the business and market developments that, along with technical achievements, constitute the major drivers of industry activity."

The Electrochemical Society, based in Pennington, New Jersey, is an international non-profit, educational organization concerned with a broad range of phenomena relating to electrochemical and solid state science and technology. The society has more than 7,000 scientists and engineers in over 75 countries worldwide who hold individual membership, as well as roughly 100 corporations and laboratories who hold contributing membership.

"We are excited to be able to bring to www. users the depth and breadth of semiconductor industry news coverage and technical information that these two new agreements provide", said Portal Bay Founder and CEO Lawrence Wang. "We will continue to develop partnerships with publications and organizations to ensure that www.semiconbay. com is the central point for technical information for the semiconductor world.", a Portal Bay Company, Sunnyvale, CA was founded in June 1999 in response to the overwhelming need for a comprehensive technical and business resource for all those involved in the semiconductor industry. Visitors and members to the site can access technical papers and feature articles from industry leaders, catch current updates of conferences and symposiums, view on-line presentations, get texts of conference proceedings or engage in an interactive forum. made its debut at Semicon Japan on 1 December 1999. For more information, visit or call 408-747-5800.

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