The EdgeVerse platform brand encompasses the company’s industry-leading, scalable embedded
processing, security, software and turnkey solutions, designed to accelerate edge computing.
NXP also launches the EdgeLock™ security brand (part of the EdgeVerse platform), to identify its
wide-ranging security solutions, from discrete secure elements to integrated embedded security.
The company will showcase new additions to its EdgeVerse platform at NXP Connects in the
SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 10, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At NXP Connects exhibition
and user conference this week, NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) will launch its
EdgeVerse platform brand that elevates and reflects the company’s rapidly expanding portfolio of
scalable and secure edge computing solutions. EdgeVerse platform captures one of the world’s most
comprehensive edge computing portfolios under a common brand platform.
Edge computing is a distributed computing paradigm that processes data close to where it is
generated. With the growing number of Internet-of-Things (IoT), connected automotive and
industrial applications; latency, privacy and bandwidth become critical limiting factors and edge
computing solves this by bringing the intelligence closer to the data source. The industry shift
toward edge computing is taking ever-increasing importance with the enablement of real-time
decision-making with on-device Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Introducing EdgeVerse Platform Brand
Brings together the building blocks for high-performance and energy-efficient computing through
industry’s broadest portfolio of scalable embedded processing that can power numerous edge
applications in industrial, IoT and automotive markets.
Comprised of our complete portfolio of industrial, IoT, and automotive embedded processors,
world-class security, enhanced short-range connectivity solutions, turnkey production-ready
solutions, signature software solutions for Machine Learning (ML), audio/video experience, and
device management software platforms.
Includes the embedded processing portfolio of NXP i.MX and Layerscape applications processors,
K32, LPC and Kinetis microcontrollers, i.MX RT crossover processors, and automotive
microcontrollers and processors.
Features the EdgeLock security portfolio as part of the platform. This includes a range of
products from discrete secure elements to processors with advanced integrated security;
classified by easy to understand security levels.
Inspires and simplifies AI at the edge by providing tools and engines for machine learning,
inferencing, and easy connectivity to the cloud. The EdgeVerse platform includes NXP’s eIQ®
machine learning software development environment, Immersiv3D audio experience suite, and
EdgeScale device management platform, which NXP customers can use with existing models, or
quickly design, train, and optimize new models for deployment across the breadth of NXP’s
Incorporates NXP’s robust ecosystem support and IoT enablement for edge computing that is built
on over 30 years of success in embedded processing. Customers can also leverage NXP’s trusted
ecosystem of hundreds of tool providers and Original Design Manufacturers (ODM), who have
extensive experience in industrial IoT enablement and in developing application-specific
solutions for the edge.
Introducing EdgeLock: Security Platform Brand for EdgeVerse
The EdgeLock portfolio covers NXP’s reputable discrete secure elements, secure authenticator
products for interface, and embedded security within the broad portfolio of applications
processors and microcontrollers. EdgeLock brings integrity, authentication, and privacy to the
edge, with security from the edge node to the gateway and the cloud. Security capabilities within
the platform include a secure boot trust anchor, on-chip cryptography, ready-to-use security
solution for provisioning, mutual device authentication, secure device management suite,
over-the-air (OTA) updates and life-cycle management capabilities.
The EdgeLock brand also features a numbering scheme that reflects the combined hardware, software
and systems-level security capabilities of a solution against physical and logical attacks. This
numbering scheme translates to the level of certification that is achievable for a given NXP
solution. By creating these security level designations, NXP is addressing one of the biggest
challenges facing thousands of embedded developers today by providing them with an easy way to
compare and contrast security features to the first order, without having to bring in advanced
security experts to decode the security specifications.
Introducing EdgeLock SE050
As part of the EdgeVerse platform, NXP also announced the EdgeLock SE050 Plug & Trust Secure
Element family to secure Industrial 4.0 and IoT applications – from edge to cloud. The Common
Criteria (CC) EAL 6+ certified EdgeLock SE050 makes it easy to implement high-performance security
for sensing and control. Additionally, it streamlines the deployment of IoT services and
onboarding of edge devices to public and private clouds, edge computing platforms, and
The EdgeVerse platform is available today. EdgeLock SE050 is expected to be mass market available
by July 31. For more information on EdgeVerse, please visit:
About NXP Connects 2019
NXP Connects will be held at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara and Convention
Center from June 12-13. Attendees will get hands-on with innovative products and solutions
that enhance how we live, work, and play. Click here
for the full agenda focused on how to turn smart technologies into brilliant applications -- from
driverless vehicles to home automation and industrial IoT.
About NXP Semiconductors
NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI)
enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make
lives easier, better, and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded
applications, NXP is driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security &
privacy, and smart connected solutions markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience
and expertise, the company has approximately 30,000 employees in more than 30 countries and posted
revenue of $9.41 billion in 2018. Find out more at
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