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Company Profile

Founded in 1982, Cypress is the leader in advanced embedded system solutions for the world’s most innovative automotive, industrial, home automation and appliances, consumer electronics and medical products. Cypress’s programmable systems-on-chip, general-purpose microcontrollers, analog ICs, wireless and USB-based connectivity solutions and reliable, high-performance memories help engineers design differentiated products and get them to market first.

Cypress is committed to providing customers with the best support and engineering resources on the planet enabling innovators and out-of-the-box thinkers to disrupt markets and create new product categories in record time. To learn more, go to


Cypress is for true innovators – in companies both large and small.

Our customers are smart, aggressive, out-of-the-box thinkers who design and develop game-changing products that revolutionize their industries or create new industries with products and solutions that nobody ever thought of before.


Cypress’s best-in-class embedded system solutions, superior engineering support and powerful development resources make it possible for visionaries and out-of-the-box thinkers to disrupt markets and create new products – even new product categories – that can change our connected world for the better.

Cypress has a proven, 30 year track record of helping companies bring products to market in record time, from spec to signoff – whether we’re supplying our off-the-shelf programmable technologies, or delivering custom chips in as little as 49 days.

From the entrepreneur building a revolutionary new product in a garage to the Fortune 500 engineering team tasked with making the impossible happen now, Cypress is today’s technology partner for tomorrow’s innovations.


Cypress delivers high-performance, mixed-signal, programmable solutions that provide customers with rapid time-to-market and exceptional system value. Cypress leadership extends to the following areas:

  • No. 1 in SRAMs
  • No. 1 in NOR Flash memories
  • No. 3 provider of automotive MCUs and memories
  • No. 1 in CapSense capacitive-sensing controllers
  • Designed the industry’s first USB Type-C port controllers