Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NasdaqGS: SIMO) is the global leader in developing NAND flash controllers for SSDs and other solid state storage devices. We have over 20 years of experience developing specialized processor ICs that manage NAND components and deliver market leading, high-performance storage solutions widely used in data centers, PCs, smartphones and commercial and industrial applications. We have one of the broadest portfolios of controller intellectual properties developed from our deep understanding of NAND characteristics, which enables us to design both unique, highly optimized configurable IC plus related firmware controller platforms and complete turnkey controller solutions. More NAND flash components, including current and up-coming generations of 3D flash produced by Intel, Kioxia, Micron, Samsung, SK Hynix, Western Digital and YMTC, are supported by Silicon Motion controllers than any other company. Our customers include NAND flash makers, module makers, hyperscalers and OEMs.
We are the world's leading supplier of SSD controllers used in PCs and other client devices and leading merchant supplier of eMMC/UFS controllers used in smartphones and IoT devices.
We also leverage our controller expertise to supply custom-designed high-performance Open-Channel data center SSDs to China's leading hyperscalers and customized small single-chip form factor SSDs for industrial, commercial and automotive applications.
We market our controllers under the "SMI" brand, "Shannon Systems" for enterprise-grade SSDs and "Ferri" for industrial-grade single-chip SSDs and related modules.
We were founded in 1995 in San Jose, California and now operate from corporate offices in Hong Kong, Taiwan and the US.