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Infineon demonstrates how it supports secure Industry 4.0

Microelectronics is the key enabling technology for Industry 4.0, the networked production of the future. At the Hannover Messe, Infineon Technologies demonstrates how it supports a secure Industry 4.0.
15th April 2015

AEC-Q100 qualified MCUs integrate on-chip EtherCAT

AEC-Q100 qualified MCUs integrate on-chip EtherCAT
Infineon has utilised the Hanover Messe to announce its XMC4800 series of 32-bit MCUs with on-chip EtherCAT (Ethernet for Control Automation Technology) node. With its real-time capability, the XMC4800 series will drive networked industrial automation and Industry 4.0 applications. AEC Q100 qualified, the MCUs are suited for applications in commercial, construction and agricultural vehicles.
15th April 2015

GaN platforms are enhancement mode & cascode configured

Infineon Technologies has announced the expansion of its Gallium Nitride (GaN)-on-Silicon technology and product portfolio. The company now offers both enhancement mode and cascode configuration GaN-based platforms optimised for high performance applications requiring superior levels of energy efficiency including Switch Mode Power Supplies (SMPS) used in servers and telecomms, and consumer goods such as Class D Audio systems. GaN technology significantly reduces the size and weight of power supplies which will open up new opportunities in end-products such as ultra-thin LED TVs.
18th March 2015


MOSFETs target cloud & IoT applications

Infineon Technologies has introduced the OptiMOS 5 25V and 30V product family, the next generation of power MOSFETs in standard discrete packages, a new class of power stages named Power Block, and in an integrated power stage, DrMOS 5x5.
13th March 2015

Infineon Technologies & Panasonic to develop GaN devices

Infineon Technologies and Panasonic have announced an agreement under which both companies will jointly develop Gallium nitride (GaN) devices based on Panasonic’s normally-off (enhancement mode) GaN on silicon transistor structure integrated into Infineon’s SMD packages. In this context Panasonic has provided Infineon with a license of its normally-off GaN transistor structure. 
10th March 2015

Embedded secure element chip enables Samsung Galaxy S6

Infineon Technologies has announced that it supplies the embedded Secure Element (eSE) chip for the new premium smartphones Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge. Infineon’s SLE 97 is a SOLID FLASH-based eSE chip which can safeguard the functionalities of the mobile device as well as transactions where users’ sensitive data such as payment credentials are concerned.
3rd March 2015

Secure elements meet smartphone & wearable security needs

Secure elements meet smartphone & wearable security needs
Infineon Technologies has introduced embedded security controllers for premium handsets and smart wearables at Mobile World Congress 2015. The latest SOLID FLASH-based SLE 97 controllers provide what is claimed to be the industry’s highest memory capacity of up to 1.5MB in ultra-small packages.
2nd March 2015

Barometric pressure sensor delivers ±5cm resolution

Barometric pressure sensor delivers ±5cm resolution
Designed for use in mobile and wearable gadgets and IoT devices, Infineon Technologies has announced an ultra-high ±5cm resolution, miniature MEMS pressure sensor. The DPS310 is a low-power digital barometric pressure sensor that enables the development of new and enhanced navigation, location, well-being, gesture recognition and weather monitoring applications.
26th February 2015

Virtual engineer tool aims to cut embedded development time

Virtual engineer tool aims to cut embedded development time
At this year's embedded world, Infineon has announced the latest version of its development platform DAVE, the “Digital Application Virtual Engineer” for its 32-bit MCU families XMC1000 and XMC4000. Infineon has equipped DAVE so that the development time for embedded systems on the basis of the XMC MCUs is reduced due to efficient, component-based software development.
24th February 2015

Infineon ships over 1bn TVS diodes in WLL packages in 2014

Infineon ships over 1bn TVS diodes in WLL packages in 2014
Infineon Technologies has announced that more than 1bn ultra-small TVS diodes in the company’s bare silicon WLL package were delivered to customers in 2014. TVS diodes in WLL packages are used in applications where miniaturisation is a priority, including touch screen and keypad interfaces and the increasingly popular high-speed data ports used in mobile electronics.
24th February 2015

Microsoft selects Infineon's security controller for tablet

Microsoft has selected the OPTIGA Trusted Platform Module (TPM) security controller, developed by Infineon Technologies, for use within its Surface Pro 3 tablet. With the emergence of IoT, security solutions are of particular importance. The Trusted Computing Group, an international industry standards group, defined the TPM specifications to enable a Root of Trust for security applications. The OPTIGA TPM security controller supports a wide range of security needs ranging from strong authentication to platform integrity checks.
6th February 2015

Power MOSFETs provide reduced RDS(ON), output & gate charges

Infineon Technologies has added 80 and 100V variants to its OptiMOS 5 power MOSFET portfolio. These next-gen Power MOSFETs are optimised for high switching frequencies, especially used in synchronous rectification applications for telecomms and server power supplies, as well as in industrial applications such as solar, low voltage drives and power adapters.
5th February 2015

Infineon still among world's most sustainable companies

For the fifth consecutive time, Infineon Technologies has been included in the Sustainability Yearbook by the Swiss investment company RobecoSAM, ranking them among the world’s 15% most sustainable companies.
20th January 2015

Infineon successfully acquires IR

Infineon successfully acquires IR
  Infineon has announced that it has closed the acquisition of International Rectifier, which has become part of Infineon following the approval of all necessary regulatory authorities and IR’s shareholders.
13th January 2015

Hardware-based security for connected systems

Hardware-based security for connected systems
  Why connected systems require hardware-based security. By Juergen Spaenkuch, Division Vice President Chip Card & Security at Infineon Technologies.
12th January 2015

Members of Infineon's board standing for re-election

At the Annual General Meeting on 12th February 2015 in Munich, the current members on the capital side of the Supervisory Board of Infineon Technologies will be standing for re-election. The capital side of the Supervisory Board is currently represented by Wolfgang Mayrhuber, Hans-Ulrich Holdenried, Prof. Dr. Renate Köcher, Dr. Manfred Puffer, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Doris Schmitt-Landsiedel and Dr. Eckart Sünner.
19th December 2014

USB token is Google Security Key compatible

 Allowing users to reduce the complexity of password-based log-on to services, and strengthen protection against unauthorised access, Infineon has released security chips and Fast IDentity Online (FIDO)-Ready authenticator reference designs.
10th December 2014

Platforms address emerging IGBT requirements

Platforms address emerging IGBT requirements
Designed to improve the performance of high-voltage IGBTs in voltage classes from 1200V up to 6.5kV, two power module platforms have been released by Infineon Technologies. Currently, the power module platforms are suitable for 3.3, 4.5, and 6.5kV IGBTs measuring 100x140x40mm. 
10th December 2014

Arduino shields enable RGB lighting & motor control

Arduino shields enable RGB lighting & motor control
  Compatible with the Arduino Uno R3, two shields have been announced by Infineon Technologies for RGB lighting and motor control applications. Both shields can be combined with the XMC1100 Boot Kit which is equipped with a 32-bit MCU from the XMC1000 family.
8th December 2014

Infineon acquires 9.4% of Schweizer

Infineon Technologies has announced that it will acquire a 9.4% stake in Schweizer Electronic. The relevant contracts were concluded today with both companies agreeing on strict confidentiality regarding the terms.
26th November 2014


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