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Production milestone for radio frequency switches

Production milestone for radio frequency switches
Ten year ago, in 2008, Infineon Technologies AG started the volume production of its first bulk-CMOS radio frequency (RF) switch. Now, in the dawn of the 5G era, Infineon’s well-engineered portfolio and products have received an unprecedented welcome from innovators in wireless markets across the world
16th July 2018

Powerful IT security for the car of the future

Powerful IT security for the car of the future
  Protecting cars against cyber attacks is becoming increasingly important as more and more electronics are used to steer, accelerate and brake cars. That is why 15 partners from industry and academia will work together over the next three years on new approaches to IT security in self-driving cars.
30th May 2018

Expanding banking business with SECORA Pay from Infineon

Expanding banking business with SECORA Pay from Infineon
exceet Card AG is further strengthening its portfolio with SECORA Pay security solutions from Infineon Technologies AG. Card manufacturers can easily integrate them thanks to the combination of dual interface chip technology with the Coil-on-Module (CoM) packages. These also make the card more robust and reliable. “SECORA Pay provides us with certified EMV* solutions from a single source,” said Ulrich Reutner, CEO of exceet Card Group AG.
18th April 2018


MIPAQ Pro: the intelligent device for smart grids

MIPAQ Pro: the intelligent device for smart grids
Infineon Technologies AG has optimised its high power intelligent power module (IPM) MIPAQ Pro for the fields of energy storage and smart grid. Customers now profit from complete monitoring and easy scalability of the IPM. Additional features comprise of higher power density, true real time junction temperature detection and secure authentication. An upgraded smart protection and greater design flexibility drastically reduce efforts for the powerstage development and the running system.
20th March 2018

Hardware-based security solutions to protect routers

Hardware-based security solutions to protect routers
Routers and other network equipment face increasingly sophisticated threats. Successful attackers can gain access to critical systems, modify network configurations and access customer data. That’s why Juniper Networks has invested in enhanced security by adding hardware-based security solutions to its already robust secure networking portfolio. Juniper is using the OPTIGA Trusted Platform Module (TPM) from Infineon Technologies in its routers, firewalls and other products.
6th March 2018

Security solution brings powerful protection to the IoT

Security solution brings powerful protection to the IoT
There's no denying it, the Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the world as we know it – both in industry and in the home. Smart industrial robots, refrigerators and washing machines already communicate with each other. Yet devices that are online can be attacked. That’s why Infineon Technologies has added the OPTIGA Trust X to its OPTIGA Trust family. This hardware-based security solution provides robust security to the diverse applications in the IoT, ranging from smart homes to drones.
8th February 2018

The next generation of online authentication

The next generation of online authentication
In the last twelve months, if you, your corporation or institution has not been victim of a cyber security attack, there can only be two reasons. Either you are complying with a comprehensive and user-friendly security strategy or you have simply been very lucky. By: Michael Armentrout, Regional Marketing Manager Infineon & FIDO Board Representative and Anasthasia Westphal, Product Marketing Manager Infineon & Member of the FIDO Europe Working Group (FEWG)
8th February 2018

Securing the nervous system of IoT - a complex organism

Securing the nervous system of IoT - a complex organism
In the summer of 2014, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge became the world’s biggest social media phenomenon. More than 17 million people participated in the challenge - pouring ice cold water on themselves - and uploaded their videos on Facebook.  By: Steve Hanna, Senior Principal at Infineon Technologies
7th February 2018

Fuelling the future at CES 2018

Fuelling the future at CES 2018
Efficient and easy to use wireless charging for smartphones, wearables, medical and industrial devices possible with the AURIX and XMC microcontroller families. Infineon Technologies offers flexible chip sets for high performance including software IP for smart and safe wireless charging applications. Working with a systems solution partner, Infineon provides reference designs for both inductive and resonant wireless charging solutions for on-the-go charging, whether in the car, at home or in public places.
3rd January 2018

Infineon receives two awards for contactless security chip

Infineon Technologies has been recognised with two SESAMES Awards for the world's first post-quantum cryptography implementation on a contactless security chip. 
11th December 2017

Coil on Module security chips for contactless ID documents

Coil on Module security chips for contactless ID documents
Within the core of electronic ID cards (eID) and passports you can find powerful and robust security solutions. Security chips in 'Coil-on- Module' (CoM) packages offer significant advantages here. Infineon Technologies AG is now expanding its CoM portfolio with a complete solution for contactless ID documents. The new SLC52 security chip is now available, integrated with the card antenna into a polycarbonate monoblock inlay (Inlam).
6th December 2017

WiFi Krack vulnerability shows any wireless tech could be at risk

WiFi Krack vulnerability shows any wireless tech could be at risk
Following the recent news on the WiFi Krack vulnerability, Richard Edgar, Director of Communications, Imagination Technologies, said: “With 71% of mobile comms flowing over wireless internet, WiFi is now the most significant communications platform around the world. Therefore, when a story like KRACK breaks it is easy to understand why it makes the headlines – the vulnerability could affect millions of people. However, perspective is needed and it’s important to remember these types of attacks aren’t exclusive to WiFi; any wireless technology could have vulnerability.
19th October 2017

Preventing cyber attacks in rescue services

Preventing cyber attacks in rescue services
Imagine this scenario: a famous football player is involved in a serious traffic accident, just as his team is fighting to avoid relegation. While the player’s accident is not yet publicly known, the IT systems of the hospital are attacked. Looking for sensitive data, the perpetrators come across the name and records of the football player. Nobody yet knows that a substitute for the player will be necessary or that the team’s position is at risk. Ticket sales and sport bets continue as normal for the unsuspecting public.
14th June 2017

Contactless technologies on the rise in smart cities

Contactless technologies on the rise in smart cities
Contactless card and touch-and-go mobile technology payments are on the rise: especially consumers and commuters in highly populated urban areas require higher transaction speeds and more convenience. Infineon helps card and device manufacturers and transport operators to cope with the security and performance challenges of this trend.
23rd May 2017

The 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) gets its latest member

The 5G Automotive Association (5GAA) gets its latest member
The communication infrastructure and stable mobile connectivity is going to be vital to the future of automated cars. Therefore, the introduction of 5G is going to be key. With this in mind Infineon Technologies, a contributor to the introduction of the 5G standard into the car, has recently announced that it has joined the 5G Automotive Association (5GAA). The association works on the introduction of new communication solutions enabling connected automated driving and on intelligent transport systems.
12th April 2017

Infineon to acquire Wolfspeed for $850m in cash

Infineon Technologies and Cree have announced that Infineon has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Wolfspeed Power and RF division ('Wolfspeed') of Cree. The deal also includes the related SiC wafer substrate business for power and RF power. The purchase price for this planned all-cash transaction is $850m (approximately €740m).
1st December 2016

Infineon teams up with Chinese manufacturers for smart home solutions

In the so-called IoT, unauthorised access has to be prevented. Together with partners, Infineon Technologies AG founded the "Open Laboratory for Smart Home Interconnection Security" in Beijing. Infineon is the only non-Chinese company among the founding members which include Midea, Huawei Consumer BG, Tencent and CESI, the China Electronics Standardisation Institute supervised by the Ministry of industry and information technology.
24th November 2016

The embedded SIM in IoT applications

The embedded SIM in IoT applications
Eduardo Morral, Product Marketing Manager M2M, Infineon Technologies, highlights how high quality eSIM controllers are becoming integral for industrial automation environments and connected cars.
6th October 2016

Smart wearables for Taiwanese iPASS transport ticketing system

Smart wearables for Taiwanese iPASS transport ticketing system
Users of public transport in Taiwan now have a new range of secured iPASS-ready wearables at hand: Infineon Technologies, one of the world’s largest suppliers of security chips, provides its unique Boosted NFC secure element solutions for wearables performing secured transactions such as transport ticketing and micropayment.
8th September 2016

Security of Things platform integrates security controller

Security of Things platform integrates security controller
Infineon Technologies AG and Mocana Corporation take IoT security to the next level. Embedded systems security specialist Mocana integrates support for the Infineon OPTIGA TPM (Trusted Platform Module) security controller as a standard feature into its latest Security of Things Platform.
8th September 2016


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