Founded in 1981, AMS specializes in the development, production and sales of ASIC and ASSP products for automotive, communications and industrial applications. The company is headquartered near Graz, Austria, and is a renowned European supplier of analog/digital ASICs. AMS's design centers are located in Dresden, Germany, Stuttgart and Budapest, Hungary. Sales offices in Paris, Milan, Stockholm, London, Munich, California, Yokohama, Japan. The company has three business divisions: automotive, communications, and industrial applications. AMS can provide a range of services based on the needs of users, including: IC R&D, design, process development, wafer production, assembly, and inspection. The available processes are HV-CMOS, BiCMOS, SiGE, CMOS, and the process line width is less than 0.35 micron. In addition, the company also provides users with some special services, such as can be based on the requirements of the user will be a few different chips on a single chip, very suitable for universities and research institutions to use.
TDK Corporation (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 6762) Introduced CeraLink FA type capacitors with modular flexible assembly technology to further expand the lineup of proven CeraLinkTM capacitors. The new type of capacitor has a space-saving design with two, three or even ten identical capacitors connected in parallel on the same terminal to increase the capacitance.
STMicroelectronics' two new microcontroller product lines enhance the energy efficiency, functional integration and design flexibility of the STM32F4 basic product line high-end products to meet the technical requirements of high-performance embedded design. These STM32's latest microcontrollers operate at temperatures up to 125 ° C , featuring always-on sensors and general industrial equipment, providing a robust, reliable and cost-effective system upgrade for STM32F1 applications .