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2020 has been a year marked by a few major tech acquisitions and AMD has recently jumped on this trend. AMD just announced that it will acquire Xilinx for $35 billion USD. This acquisition increases AMD’s total addressable market (TAM) to $110 billion. Rumors about AMD’s acquisition of Xilinix had been swirling earlier this month. Xilinx was founded in 1984 and the company is well known for its FPGA (field programmable gate array) chips, programmable system-on-chips (SoCs), and adaptive compute acceleration platform (ACAP). Xilinx products are used in everything from consumer items to aerospace and defense technology. AMD and Xilinx claim that they have complementary products that... Read more...