Cree, Inc. - Cree is a market-leading innovator and manufacturer of semiconductors and devices that enhance the value of power, solid-state lighting and communications products by significantly increasing their energy performance and efficiency. Key to Cree's market advantage is its world-class materials expertise in silicon carbide (SiC) and gallium nitride (GaN) for chips and packaged devices that can handle more power in a smaller space while producing less heat than other available technologies, materials and products.
Cree drives its increased performance technology into multiple applications including optimized power management for high-current switch-mode power supplies and variable speed motors, brighter and more tunable light for general illumination, backlighting for more vivid displays, and more effective wireless infrastructure for data and voice communications. Cree customers range from innovative power supply manufacturers to lighting-fixture makers to defense-related federal agencies.
Cree's product families include power-switching devices, blue and green LED chips, power LEDs, LED backlighting solutions, and radio-frequency/wireless devices.