Design Challenges at 22nm Article

Article: 22nm Design Challenges at ISSCC 2011
By: Dean Kent (dkent.delete@this.realworldtech.com), March 15, 2011 8:16 am
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Linus Torvalds (torvalds@linux-foundation.org) on 3/14/11 wrote:
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>Daniel Bizo (dbizo@idc.com) on 3/14/11 wrote:
>>
>>A conclusion not articulated by the article itself is that the IDM model becomes
>>even more desirable for those who can economically afford and sustain it. Chip
>>desingers which can keep financing cutting edge process R&D and manufacturing will
>>increasingly levarage the integrated model unless they badly screw up on the architectural side.
>
>Well, the other side of that is the question about what
>happens when shrinking ends. Oh, I'm sure that process
>tweaking will go on for a long time (new materials, new
>tricks like straining, etc etc), but the advantages will
>likely not be as stunning.
>

Not sure how soon, or how practical, the technology is, but take a look at the news item I posted this morning on 'spintronics' which allegedly could improve power and speed without having to shrink the transistors - effectively doubling the capacity in the same process size.
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