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EOL: The Chip Shortage You Don’t See Coming

As the global semiconductor industry breaks ground on dozens of new fabs, there’s a side effect that chip makers don’t like to advertise: product obsolescence. Current supply chain dynamics could drive a large number of end-of-life (EOL) semiconductors into short supply.

Source: EOL: The Chip Shortage You Don’t See Coming

Obsolescence Insurance, a New High-Margin Business for EMS Companies

Previous articles have discussed a segmentation of the electronics market called Long Life Cycle(LLC) Products. LLC products are those whose useful life is longer than five years. In a subsequent article, the current state of the electronics ecosystem, and the connection of the LLC market to the AI/IOT mega-trends were also discussed.

Source: Manufacturing shakes off closures; EOL as a revenue stream for EMS :: EPS News | MyNewsletterBuilder