Crocus Technology

Company Information

Street 1: 
2380 Walsh Avenue
City: 
Santa Clara
State: 
CA
Postal Code: 
95051-1301
Country: 
United States
Phone Number: 
408-732-0000
Year Established: 
2006
Ownership: 
Private
Employment: 
10
Employment Year: 
2013
References in Nano Datasets: 
2

Description: 

Crocus Technology is a developer of magnetically enhanced semiconductor technologies for mobile security, embedded microcontrollers, harsh environment electronics and magnetic sensors. Crocus has US operations in Santa Clara, California, and offices in Grenoble and Gardanne, France. It co-owns Crocus Nano Electronics, a Russian-based advanced magnetic semiconductor manufacturing facility.

Crocus has pioneered Magnetic Logic Unit™ (MLU), a disruptive CMOS-based rugged magnetic technology. MLU brings important advantages in high speed, security and robust performance at lower cost to Crocus’ broadening portfolio of embedded products and non-volatile memory blocks. These fast read and write small footprint MLU products enhance the performance and security of chips for smart cards, mobile phones and data servers. MLU devices are also used as basic cells for design of magnetic sensors that offer many advantages in high sensitivity, low-noise, low-cost, and high temperature for consumer and industrial applications.

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