Silicon Labs

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Silicon Labs
Industry Semiconductors
Founded 1996[1]
Headquarters Austin, Texas, United States
Key people
Tyson Tuttle (CEO), Nav Sooch (Chairman)
Products Microcontrollers
Revenue Increase US$ 644.8 million (2015)[2]
Increase US$ 32.2 million (2015)
Increase US$ 29.58 million (2015)
Total assets Increase US$ 423.1 million (2015)
Total equity Increase US$ 747.7 million (2015)
Number of employees
1,200 (2015)[1]

Silicon Laboratories, Inc. (Silicon Labs) is an American fabless semiconductor company headquartered in Austin, Texas, United States, that develops silicon, software and tools for the Internet of Things (IoT), Internet infrastructure, industrial automation, consumer and automotive markets. Its products include microcontrollers (MCUs), wireless SoCs, timing devices, low-power sensors, and broadcast products. The company’s software stack products include firmware libraries, protocol-based software, and the Simplicity Studio development platform.

Industry associations[edit]

Silicon Labs is involved in the development of both the ZigBee and Thread wireless protocol standards for Internet of Things devices. Silicon Labs was a founding member of both the ZigBee Board[3] and the Thread Group,[4] and is an associate member of the Bluetooth Special Interest Group[5] along with being part of the Wi-Fi Alliance.[6] Silicon Labs is a Gold member of the Open Connectivity Foundation.[7]


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