The European Space Agency (ESA) is Europe’s gateway to space. Its mission is to shape the development of Europe’s space capability and ensure that investment in space continues to deliver benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world. ESA is an international organization with 22 Member States. By coordinating the financial and intellectual resources of its members, it can undertake programmes and activities far beyond the scope of any single European country.
SITAEL is the largest privately owned Space Company in Italy leading the development of the Small Satellites sector. With over 300 employees and state-of-the-art facilities, SITAEL covers all the processes needed for the Design, Development and Production of Small Satellites, Advanced Propulsion Systems, Instruments and Avionics. SITAEL is a member company of the Angelo Investments hi-tech holdings, which includes MERMEC specialized in the design and development of measuring trains and signalling systems for railways and rapid transit worldwide and BLACKSHAPE manufacturing carbon-fibre aircrafts.
Intersil is an American semiconductor company headquartered in Milpitas, California. As of February 24, 2017, Intersil is a subsidiary of Renesas. The original Intersil was formed in August 1999 through the acquisition of the semiconductor business of Harris Corporation. Intersil is a power management IC business, with specialized capability in power management and precision analogue technology for applications in industrial, infrastructure, mobile, automotive and aerospace.
Skylabs is a vibrant team of electrical, mechanical and computing engineers and scientists providing services and technology solutions for the most demanding terrestrial and aerospace applications. By following the latest technology trends, Skylabs provides innovative solutions with a proactive and creative design approach.
Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems, from deep space to the depth of the ocean. From the design of the first breathing regulator for Project Mercury, to a full suite of hardware and cutting-edge pneumatic subsystems for the ISS, Cobham has engineered some of the most complex, challenging space components in existence today.
Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of microcontroller and analogue semiconductors, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Microchip offers outstanding technical support along with dependable delivery and quality.
In 2016, Microchip acquired Atmel Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, non-volatile memory and radio frequency (RF) components. Leveraging one of the industry's broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel® provides the electronics industry with complete system solutions focused on industrial, consumer, security, communications, computing and automotive markets.
Texas Instruments is the global semiconductor supplier engineers rely on for products that meet long-operating-life and harsh-environment standards needed for space, avionics and military applications. TI delivers a wide range of innovative, reliable components while maintaining strategies for continuity of supply.