Advantage of the COURSE
VLSI's advantage came through its
ability to help clients quickly develop advanced chips at a minimum cost. Indeed, VLSI gained a reputation for being able to
design and produce high-quality ASICs as fast as any company in the industry. Its reputation allowed it to land some of the
biggest buyers in the market, such as Apple, which used VLSI's chips to give its successful Macintosh computers many of
their distinctive features.