ST buys Ams NFC, RFID assets

Friday 29 July 2016 | 08:13 CET | News
STMicroelectronics announced that it has acquired Ams' assets related to its NFC and RFID reader business. ST said it acquired intellectual property, technologies, products and business highly complementary to its secure microcontroller products for mobile devices, wearables, banking, identification, industrial, automotive and IoT markets. Approximately 50 technical experts from Ams have been transferred to ST. The first NFC controller leveraging the acquired assets is already sampling to lead customers, as well as a new high-performance, highly-integrated System-in-Package solution which

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