Socionext Europe GmbH

About Socionext Europe

About the company name, Socionext

The name Socionext comes from our vision and values:

SoC (System-On-Chip), our core business area

I/O, Input and Output, a fundamental element constituting semiconductors, with Imaging and Optical networks as our core technologies

Next, forward-thinking, looking to the future

Socionext Inc.

Socionext is a leading provider of next generation System-on-Chip (SoC) solutions. Born from the system LSI businesses of Fujitsu and Panasonic, Socionext was launched globally in March 2015.

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Socionext Europe GmbH

Socionext Europe (SNEU) plays a major role in the worldwide activities of Socionext Inc, with approximately 300 staff at 5 locations (Langen near Frankfurt, Munich, Braunschweig, Maidenhead (UK) and Linz (Austria). SNEU is a truly international company with a multinational workforce currently drawn from 27 different countries. Over 70% of staff are highly qualified engineers ensuring a strong focus on development activities.

Socionext’s worldwide Network SoC Business Unit is headquartered in Europe, serving the market with unrivalled solutions through design centers in Langen, near Frankfurt and Braunschweig in Germany, and Maidenhead in UK. In addition, Socionext Europe makes a major contribution to Socionext’s global graphics solutions business, with a strong focus on the development of Graphics Display Controllers for the Automotive and Industrial markets at its Design Center in Neuried, Munich, Germany.

Software plays an increasingly important role in enabling semiconductor companies to offer the complete solutions that their customers demand. Socionext Europe is well positioned to achieve this, with the support of its subsidiary company, Socionext Embedded Software Austria (SESA). Based in Linz, Austria, SESA specializes in embedded software development, particularly in the field of complex HMIs for graphical applications.