Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (NasdaqGS: SIMO) is the global leader in developing NAND ﬂash controllers for SSDs and other solid state storage devices. Silicon Motion has over 20 years of experience developing specialized processor ICs that manage NAND components and deliver market leading, high-performance storage solutions widely used in smartphones, PCs, data centers and commercial, and industrial applications. Silicon Motion has one of the broadest portfolios of controller intellectual properties developed from its deep understanding of NAND characteristics, which enables them to design both unique, highly optimized configurable IC plus related firmware controller platforms and complete turnkey controller solutions. More NAND ﬂash components, including 64-, 72- and 96-layer 3D TLC and QLC flash produced by Intel, Micron, Samsung, SK Hynix, Kioxia, and Western Digital are supported by Silicon Motion controllers than any other company. Silicon Motion is the world's leading merchant 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.
Silicon Motion also leverages its controller expertise to supply customized high-capacity specialty SSD solutions for the Chinese hyperscale data center market and small single-chip form-factor SSDs for high-performance industrial, commercial, and automotive applications and markets the controllers under the "SMI" brand, enterprise-grade SSDs under the “Shannon Systems” brand and single-chip industrial-grade SSDs under the "Ferri SSD," “Ferri-UFS,” and "Ferri-eMMC" brands.
Silicon Motion was founded in 1995 in San Jose, California and now operate from corporate ofﬁces in Hong Kong, Taiwan and the US.