Iridium Technologies, LLC was founded in 2006 as an integrated circuit manufacturing company, developing a full product line of radiation-hardened analog and mixed-signal integrated circuit standard products for the aerospace and military communities.
Our groundbreaking products and services are based on patented and patent-pending design innovations.
Iridium Technologies, LLC's business model has been developed based on commercial industry, and subsequently realized within the aerospace and military markets.
Iridium's areas of expertise are the
- Design and production of radiation-hardened and high-reliability analog, digital, and mixed-signal integrated circuits
- Development of intellectual property
- Performance of characterization and functional testing
Fabrication, packaging, manufacturing, and radiation testing of our proprietary products are out-sourced to QML qualified and ITAR listed vendors.
Unique Solution to Assurance of Supply
To bridge the gap between the needs of the aerospace and military communities, and the commercial structure of Iridium Technologies, LLC business model, assurance of supply is a top priority. To ensure long-term supply, we will store a minimum of 20 years of our products, in nitrogen, at a secure long-term government integrated circuit storage facility. Greater product volume and longer storage times are possible.
Iridium Technologies, LLC is pursuing QML qualification for all products through the Defense Supply Center in Columbus, Ohio, in the areas of:
Radiation testing of our radiation-hardened integrated circuits to date has been successfully completed in partnership with L3-Communications.