Silicon Motion (NasdaqGS: SIMO) is the world's leading merchant supplier of SSD controllers used in PCs and other client devices and the leading merchant supplier of eMMC/UFS controllers used in smartphones and IoT 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 smartphones, PCs, data centers and commercial and industrial applications. Our broad portfolio of intellectual property, developed from our experience and deep understanding of NAND characteristics, enables us to design unique, highly optimized configurable ICs and related firmware as well as complete turnkey controller solutions. In the last ten years, we have shipped over six billion controllers, more than any other company in the world. More NAND ﬂash components are supported by Silicon Motion controllers than any other company. Our customers include most of the NAND ﬂash makers, storage device module makers, hyperscalers and other OEMs.
We also leverage our 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.
We market our controllers under the "SMI" brand, our enterprise-grade SSDs under the "Shannon Systems" brand and our embedded storage solutions under the "FerriSSD", "Ferri-eMMC" and "Ferri-UFS" brands.
We were founded in 1995 in San Jose, California and operate from corporate ofﬁces in Hong Kong, Taiwan and the US.