In a historic shift that marks a permanent changing of the technological guard, television sets using light-emitting diode (LED) backlighting have taken the lead in the U.S. flat-panel TV market, eclipsing rival sets featuring cold cathode fluorescent lamps (CCFLs).
Shipments of LED-backlit liquid crystal display (LCD) televisions amounted to 4.09 million units in the third quarter, compared to shipments of 3.85 million units for sets featuring the formerly dominant CCFL technology, accordingmore...
IHS CERA special report outlines policies that would help Ukrainian gas sector realize its full potential in partnership with domestic and foreign investors
Ukrainian gas production has the potential to more than
triple to 70 billion cubic meters per annum (Bcma) by 2035 but would
require gas sector investment to increase tenfold to some $10 billion
per year, according to a new IHS CERA special report. Improvements to
the country's investment climate are essential to achieving these
potential increases in production, the report says. The report, Natural Gas and Ukraine's Energy Future
is the product of an intensive six-monthmore...
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS, the leading global source of information and analysis, today
announced the appointment of Arshad Matin as executive vice president,
effective immediately. In this newly created role, Matin will join the
IHS executive team to lead the company’s Information and Insight
Operations and the Research and Analysis organization to leverage the
combined expertise of these teams to create even more market-leading
products and services for IHS globalmore...
IHS has identified a radio frequency microelectromechanical system (RF MEMS) device in a new Samsung cellphone, marking the first known use of such a part in a volume-shipping product—and sounding the starting gun for an RF MEMS market that is set to grow by a factor of 200 by the year 2015.
Samsung’s Focus Flash Windows smartphone includes an RF MEMS device from WiSpry Inc., according to the IHS iSuppli Teardown Service at information and analysis provider IHS (NYSE: IHS).
Organic revenue growth of 9.4%, as adjusted, for the quarter
Adjusted EBITDA of $119 million, or 32.1% of revenue for the quarter
EPS of $0.34 and adjusted EPS of $0.99 for the quarter
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IHS Inc. (NYSE: IHS), the leading global source of information and
analysis, today reported results for the fourth quarter and full year
ended November 30, 2011. Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2011 totaled
$371 million, a 27 percent increase over fourth quarter 2010 revenue of
$293 million. Net income for the fourth quarter of 2011 was $22.7
million, or $0.34 per diluted share, compared to fourth quarter 2010 net
income of $36.5 million, or $more...
Already besieged by low demand and bleak growth prospects, the market for dynamic random access memory (DRAM) is encountering yet another dispiriting obstacle—an alarming rise in inventory that threatens to further sink the industry.
In contrast to the overall semiconductor industry, where days of inventory declined slightly in the third quarter of 2011, DRAM stockpiles increased dramatically, according to an IHS iSuppli DRAM Market Brief from information and analysis provider IHS (NYSE: IHSmore...
Driven by rising demand for fast Internet access, particularly from China and other developing regions, the global broadband subscriber base is set to grow by nearly 60 percent in the coming years, with about 350 million new consumers projected to come online from 2011 to 2015.
The number of broadband subscribers worldwide will amount to 949 million by 2015, up 58 percent from 600 million in 2011, according to an IHS iSuppli Broadband & Digitally Connected Home Market Tracker report frommore...
Chip inventories held by semiconductor suppliers declined in the third quarter of 2011, putting a halt to the steady expansion of the previous seven quarters, as the industry cut production in order to reduce oversupply,
As calculated by the days of inventory (DOI) measure, semiconductor stockpiles in the third quarter stood at 81 days, down a modest 2.5 percent from 83 days in the second quarter, according to an IHS iSuppli Inventory Insider report from information and analysis provider IHSmore...
Following two years of decline and stagnation, global spending on wireless infrastructure gear is set to return to growth in 2011 as carriers migrate their networks to newer-generation technologies.
The worldwide wireless infrastructure equipment market is projected to generate growth of 9.1 percent in 2011, with revenue rising to $42.5 billion, up from $38.98 billion in 2010, according to the IHS iSuppli Mobile & Wireless Communications Service at information and analysis provider IHS (more...
Warner Home Video’s launch of the first UltraViolet-enabled Blu-ray Disc (BD) titles sounds the starting gun for the studios’ bid to resuscitate the health of their flagging video retail business by enhancing the value of physical media through the addition of enhanced digital access, which buyers can use to play the content on their computers, tablets and mobile phones.
The stakes are enormous for the studios, with combined U.S. consumer purchasing of video content—both physical andmore...