A look into the hi-tech supply chain and how disruptive to our industry Japan’s earthquake may be, using the history of natural disasters, and earthquakes in particular, in the semiconductor industry as a guide. It compares damage, look at shake maps, and recovery. It also examines the impact of the SEH's Shirakawa silicon wafer plant shut down on supply. It’s actually not that dire compared to other disasters.
weQuest's are written by G Dan Hutcheson, his career spans more than thirty years, in which he became a well-known as a visionary for helping companies make businesses out of technology. This includes hundreds of successful programs involving product development, positioning, and launch in Semiconductor, Technology, Medicine, Energy, Business, High Tech, Enviorntment, Electronics, healthcare and Business devisions.