Future Electronics presents Infineon’s OPTIGA Trust X, the perfect choice for IoT security

MONTREAL – March 15, 2018 – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, is pleased to offer the OPTIGA™ Trust X from Infineon, a highly-advanced IoT security solution.

IoT-connected devices have ushered in a new era of innovation, advancing everything from cloud services to artificial intelligence. But with these new applications come new security concerns. Threats include theft of intellectual property and personal information, operational interruptions that compromise business continuity, and even the endangerment of a company’s brand image and viability.

The OPTIGA™ Trust X is Infineon’s response to these threats. Trust X is a turnkey security solution for industrial automation systems, smart homes, consumer devices and medical devices. This high-end security controller comes with full system integration support for easy and cost-effective deployment of high-end security for your assets.

It is optimized to address the requirements of IoT devices: premium security, high performance, ease of integration, support for non-rich operating systems, low power consumption, and small package size. Integrated into your device, the OPTIGA™ Trust X supports protection of your brand and business, differentiates your product from the competitors, and adds value to your product, making it stronger against cyberattacks.

Future Electronics customers can now order the OPTIGA™ Trust X evaluation and demonstration kit, a quick and easy way to get started with IoT security. It includes a high-end security controller with an internal operating system, and free Host Code/Software libraries and APIs that can be programmed into the customer’s host processor/controller.

The PC plug in board is based on a XMC4500 microcontroller and comes with software which allows users to try out OPTIGA™ Trust X applications such as a one-way authentication, insertion of cryptographic certificates, and reading and writing data.

For more information about the OPTIGA™ Trust X, as well as the full range of Infineon products available through Future Electronics, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.


About Future Electronics
Future Electronics is a global leader in electronics distribution, ranking 3rd in component sales worldwide, with an impressive reputation for developing efficient, comprehensive global supply chain solutions, as well as providing differentiated engineering services encompassing technical support, technology training and custom board design. Founded in 1968 by Robert Miller, President, Future Electronics has established itself as one of the most innovative organizations in the industry today, with 5,500 employees in 169 offices in 44 countries around the world. Future Electronics is globally integrated, with one worldwide IT infrastructure providing real-time inventory availability and access, while enabling full integration of its operations, sales and marketing worldwide. Offering the highest level of service, the most advanced engineering capabilities and technical solutions through all stages of the design-production cycle, and the largest available-to-sell inventory in the world, Future’s mission is always to Delight the Customer®.

For more information, visit www.FutureElectronics.com.

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