STMicroelectronics is a global independent semiconductor company and a leader in developing and delivering semiconductor solutions across the spectrum of microelectronics applications.
STMicroelectronics is a Netherlands manufacturer but with a global presence. They are at the forefront of System-on-Chip (SoC) technology with products that play a key role in enabling today's convergence trends.
It was formed in 1987 through a merger of SGS Microelettronica (Italy) and Thomson Semiconducteurs (France) and went public in 1994 on both Paris and New York stock exchange. It has since acquired a few subsidiaries within its brand. Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, STMicroelectronics offers wide range of innovative semiconductor solutions for numerous applications.
STMicroelectronics product portfolio is one of the broadest in the industry consists of Microcontrollers (general & secure), Integrated circuits, MEMS sensors & actuators, Memories, analog, Serial EEPROM devices, advanced digital & radio frequency (RF) devices, power and energy management. They are also very active in the automotive industry with a few patents under their name.
STMicroelectronics have a combination of silicon and system expertise, Intellectual Property (IP) portfolio, manufacturing strength, and global strategic positioning.