Silicon Forest

The area of high-tech businesses around Portland, Oregon.

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  • Silicon Forest — is a nickname and specifically refers to the cluster of high tech companies located in the Portland metropolitan area in the U.S. states of Oregon and Southwest Washington, and most frequently refers to the industrial corridor between Beaverton… …   Wikipedia

  • Silicon Forest — (Deutsch etwa: „Silizium Wald“; analog gewählt zu Silicon Valley) ist der Spitzname für eine Region im Nordwesten Oregons und Südwesten Washingtons, in der sich besonders in den 1980ern und 1990ern zahlreiche Technologieunternehmen niederließen.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Silicon Forest — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Silicon. La Silicon Forest désigne un technopole sur lequel sont concentrées les industries de pointe spécialisées en informatique et multimédia, située dans l agglomération de Portland, dans l État de l Oregon.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Silicon Valley — [ˌsɪlɪkn̩ ˈvæli] (engl. für Silicium Tal) ist der südliche Teil der Metropolregion um die San Francisco Bay Area. Es umfasst das Santa Clara Valley und die südliche Hälfte der Halbinsel von San Francisco und reicht von San Mateo bis nach San José …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Silicon Slopes — is a nickname given to a region in Utah known for its high concentration of high technology and life science companies in the world. The area is found within the Wasatch Front which is found in the north central part of the U.S. state of Utah. It …   Wikipedia

  • Silicon — Not to be confused with the silicon containing synthetic polymer silicone. aluminium ← silicon → phosphorus C ↑ Si ↓ Ge …   Wikipedia

  • Silicon Valley — For the valley nicknamed Silicone Valley see San Fernando Valley.Silicon Valley is the southern part of the San Francisco Bay Area in Northern California, United States. The term originally referred to the region s large number of silicon chip… …   Wikipedia

  • Silicon — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sur les autres projets Wikimedia : « Silicon », sur le Wiktionnaire (dictionnaire universel) Silicon est le nom anglais du silicium (il s… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Silicon Valley — noun A nickname originally for the region of San Francisco in which there are a high number of industries producing silicon chips and later extended to mean the entire concentration of high tech businesses in this area. See Also: Cwm Silicon,… …   Wiktionary

  • List of places with "Silicon" names — The following is a list of places with Silicon names, that is, places whose names were (or seemed to be) inspired by the Silicon Valley nickname given to part of the San Francisco Bay Area:* Brazilian Silicon Valley Campinas, Brazil * Cwm Silicon …   Wikipedia

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