Freescale Semiconductor, Inc

Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. - U.S. company engaged in the manufacture of semiconductors. This is one of the first companies in this sector, which appeared in 1949 as a division of Motorola. In 2004, the sector development and manufacture of semiconductor devices (Motorola Semiconductor) was isolated as a separate company. Freescale Semiconductor has been producing automotive components, embedded systems, as well as communications equipment. Freescale among the world top twenty largest semiconductor vendors. 

In 2006 the company was bought by a consortium led by Blackstone Group LP, which was the largest private company buying process and entered the top ten largest deals in the world.