Infineon Technologies focuses on the three
central challenges facing modern society: Energy Efficiency, Mobility and
Security and offers semiconductors and system solutions for automotive and
industrial electronics and chip card and security applications.
Infineon?s products stand out for their reliability, their quality
excellence and their innovative and leading-edge technology in analog and
mixed signal, RF and power as well as embedded control.
With a global presence, Infineon operates through
its subsidiaries in the USA from Milpitas, California, in the Asia-Pacific
region from Singapore, and in Japan from Tokyo. In the 2010 fiscal year
(ending September 2010), the company reported sales of 3.295 billion Euro.
Infineon is the No. 1 chip supplier to the
automotive industry. Our sustained success in automotive electronics is
attributed to a consistent focus on automotive applications and their
requirements, a profound understanding of the automotive system based on 40
years of experience and a broad innovative product portfolio of outstanding
Efficient generation and transmission and
reliable distribution are vital for an environmentally-friendly electricity
support. Infineon is the only company to offer power semiconductors and
power modules for the entire electrical energy generation, transmission and
conversion chain. Our products are enormously important for future energy
supplies in terms of both exploiting renewables and using energy
efficiently. Infineon components manage the power supply for electrical
drives, home appliances and lighting, and the company is the world number
one in power semiconductors.
Infineon provides security components for
passports, identity cards and contactless payment cards and is the leading
supplier of chips for credit cards, access cards and trusted computing
solutions worldwide. Our company has been the world market leader in chips
for card applications for eleven years in a row and continues to pioneer new
technologies in the field of chip-based security. Our focus on
security-critical fields allows us to make the most of our expertise in
high-security applications as security requirements become more stringent.