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ams is a global leader in the design and manufacture of high performance analog ICs (integrated circuits). We develop and produce industry-leading analog semiconductors, including high performance standard products and customized solutions.

ams focuses on the areas of power management, sensing and mobile entertainment in its markets Communications, Industry & Medical and Automotive, complemented by its Full Service Foundry activities. We combine more than 27 years of analog design capabilities and system know-how with our own state-of-the-art manufacturing and test facilities, offering the benefits of a vertically integrated supplier.

Leading edge products

ams leverages its significant expertise in low power consumption and high accuracy to provide best-in-class products for communications, industrial, medical and automotive markets worldwide. We bring our world-class capabilities to exciting solutions for power management, mobile handsets, MP3 players, MEMS microphones, blood glucose measurement, automotive safety systems such as ESP, industrial sensor interfaces and a wide range of other applications. Many of our customers are leading global OEMs and rely on ams as their sole source supplier.
ams’ ICs can be found worldwide in many areas of daily life – in mobile phones, audio/ video players and other handheld devices, portable blood glucose meters, diagnostic imaging equipment such as CT scanners and digital X-ray, keyless go systems, electronic stability programs in cars, and automotive battery management, to name but a few examples where our products make your life easier and more comfortable.
State-of-the-art manufacturing technologies

Research & Development focus

ams offers high performance integrated analog and mixed-signal process technologies such as CMOS, HV-CMOS and SiGe (silicon germanium). We are a recognized leader in high voltage CMOS technology which provides significant advantages for a wide range of applications. A strategic co-operation with IBM supports our manufacturing roadmap and ensures access to state-of-the-art processes for both partners.
Research & Development focus

Research & Development focus

ams offers more than 27 years of experience in developing high value analog solutions and continues to invest significantly in research and development to offer cutting-edge products and technologies.

Global presence

ams employs more than 1,000 people in Europe, America, and Asia with product design and sales locations in Austria, Italy, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, Sweden, Great Britain, Switzerland, the U.S., Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan, China, Taiwan, India and South Korea. Manufacturing facilities include a 200mm (8") wafer fab in Austria and test centers in Austria and the Philippines. A global network of distributors ensures full access to a broad spectrum of customers in key markets worldwide.
Quality and environmental management

Quality and environmental management

ams is committed to meeting the highest quality standards and has been certified according to TS16949:2002 and TS13485:2003 as well as ISO 9001:2000, QS 9000, VDA 6.1 and Ford's Q1 certification. These certifications make us one of the few semiconductor manufacturers worldwide to be fully automotive qualified. ams strives to be a leader in responsible environmental practices and was one of the first semiconductor manufacturers to be certified according to ISO 14001:1996 and the European EMAS scheme.

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