is a semiconductors supplier company. Products include power and signal management, logic, discrete and custom devices for automotive, communications, computing, consumer, industrial, LED lighting, medical, military/aerospace and power applications. ON Semiconductor runs a network of manufacturing facilities, sales offices and design centers in North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions.
Global corporate headquarters are in Phoenix, Arizona. Revenue totaled $2.313 Billion in 2010.
ON Semiconductor designs and manufactures:
ON Semiconductor was founded in 1999. The company was originally a spinoff of Motorola
Motorola, Inc. was an American multinational telecommunications company based in Schaumburg, Illinois, which was eventually divided into two independent public companies, Motorola Mobility and Motorola Solutions on January 4, 2011, after losing $4.3 billion from 2007 to 2009...
's Semiconductor Group. It continues to manufacture Motorola's discrete, standard analog
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and standard logic devices. In 2005, the company opened its Solution Engineering Center in Seoul
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, South Korea
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. The company additionally opened Solution Engineering Centers in Taipei
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, San Jose
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ON Semiconductors manufactures a variety of products in the following areas:
- Power Management
- Signal Management
In April 2000, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of Cherry Semiconductor.
In January 2008, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of the CPU Voltage and PC Thermal Monitoring Business from Analog Devices, Inc., for $184M.
In March 2008, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of AMI Semiconductor
AMI Semiconductor is a company engaged the design and manufacture of customer specific integrated circuit solutions, including solutions for the automotive, medical and industrial markets. Among its products are products that integrate processing of analog and digital signals...
In October 2008, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of Catalyst Semiconductor for $115M.http://www.onsemi.com/PowerSolutions/newsItem.do?article=1810
In November 2009, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of PulseCore for $17M.
In January 2010, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of California Micro Devices.
In June 2010, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of Sound Design Technologies, Ltd., for $22M.
In January 2011, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of SANYO Semiconductor.
In February 2011, ON Semiconductor completed the acquisition of the CMOS Image Sensor Business Unit from Cypress Semiconductor, for $31.4M
- Freescale Semiconductor
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. is a producer and designer of embedded hardware, with 17 billion semiconductor chips in use around the world. The company focuses on the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets with its product portfolio including microprocessors, microcontrollers,...
, another Motorola semiconductor spinoff
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