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 2011 fiscal year (ending September 2011), the company reported sales of 3.997* billion Euro.
*Note: Figures according to IFRS with Wireline and Wireless as discontinued operations; as of September 30, 2010
Infineon is the world’s second largest 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 more than 40 years of experience and a broad innovative product portfolio of outstanding quality.
Infineon serves automotive applications such as the car’s powertrain (comprising engine and transmission control for optimized fuel consumption and to meet government emission regulations addressing chips for emerging technologies, such as hybrids, starter alternators, and electromechanical valve-trains), body and convenience (including light control; heating, ventilation and air-conditioning HVAC; comfort locking; power windows; seat memory and keyless entry), safety management (e.g. electronic power steering, collision avoidance, anti-lock brake system, airbag, stability control, tire pressure monitoring) and infotainment (including e-call and information access).
The Automotive Division supplies the automotive industry with sensors, microcontrollers, power semiconductors and power modules that contribute to a more sustainable mobility in terms of reduced fuel consumption and emissions, improved safety and affordability.
Industrial Power Control
The Industrial Power Control (IPC) Division concentrates on electrical drives and renewables. This primarily encompasses components for drives in industrial applications, such as machines or locomotives, and energy generation components in solar or wind power plants.
What we offer to our customers:
High quality products and services
Leading edge technology and IP portfolio
System expertise with broad application competence
Strong worldwide presence with local sales and application support
Dedicated account teams & distributors
Power Management and Multimarket
The division Power Management & Multimarket Division focuses on components for efficient power management or high-frequency applications. The components are mainly used in computing (server, notebooks, PC) lighting and metering products, solar inverters, gaming and mobile devices as well as in wireless base stations.
What we stand for:
Reliable and innovative solutions for current and future power management and RF applications / systems
Leadership in energy efficiency technologies
System expertise with broad application & system competence
Dedicated account teams with customer focus from development to final application
Chip Card & Security
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 fourteen 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.
Our Chip Card & Security Division is helping to improve data security in today’s information society. As users become ever more mobile, advanced security solutions are very much in demand. Consistent deployment of security products has the potential to act as a pacesetter for cutting-edge applications in transport and IT infrastructure. Infineon has the industry’s largest portfolio of chips and interfaces to meet the relevant security requirements in these areas.