Infineon significantly increases sales of SOLID FLASH™ security chips

The demand for Infineon's SOLID FLASH™ security solutions is further gaining momentum. As the company announced, shipments of SOLID FLASH ICs for payment applications are expected to reach 1.5 billion units by the end of calendar year 2014. This represents a 15-fold increase of shipments within two years. Infineon pioneered highly secure yet very flexible security…

European Research: Launch of Project “eRamp” to strengthen the European electronics industry

One of the most important European research projects focused on energy efficiency was launched today at Infineon Technologies in Dresden. The objective of the three-year project “eRamp” is to strengthen and expand Germany and Europe as centers of expertise for the manufacture of power electronics. 26 research partners from six countries are participating. Infineon, the…

Kick off the ID solutions year with Omnicard – Google’s security guru presents keynote

OMNICARD has stood the test of time. Now in its twenty-first year, this exclusive conference continues to provide valuable information and numerous opportunities for discussion and networking at the highest level. The programme committee has once again excelled in producing a highly attractive programme, which will bring together leading players in the fields of industry,…

‘New P@ss’ project investigates new security technologies for mobile eID applications

Infineon Technologies and NXP Semiconductors Germany GmbH, both manufacturers of security ICs, as well as the specialist for secure chip card systems Giesecke & Devrient (G&D), are investigating how future generations of electronic identification documents can be made more secure and efficient. The three companies form the German consortium of the “New P@ss” research project…