Würth Elektronik Annouces Partnership With Crypto Quantique

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Waldenburg (Germany), London (United Kingdom), February 13, 2023Würth Elektronik has announced they have signed a partnership agreement with Crypto Quantique. This partnership enhances the security for Würth Elektronik’s wireless modules with Crypto Quantique’s quantum-based cyber security in the Internet of Things (IoT).

Würth Elektronik boasts a broad portfolio of modules for wireless communication and sensors for IoT applications. The modules support connectivity with Bluetooth, WiFi, Wireless M-Bus, Wirepas Mesh and proprietary radio protocols. Würth Elektronik offers components and development support for faster and more cost-effective development of market-ready IoT solutions—from simple cable replacement to radio chips with integrated GNSS modules.

Würth Elektronik partnership with Crypto Quantique combines Crypto Quantique’s QuarkLink security software platform with Würth Elektronik’s wireless modules enables automatic and secure connection of thousands of sensor nodes to local or cloud-based servers. The platform allows device provisioning, onboarding, security monitoring, renewal and revocation of certificates and keys, performed with a few keystrokes on a GUI. Users have all the functions at their disposal required to manage IoT devices in their lifecycle.

“Würth Elektronik is often the first choice for radio modules, especially with industrial IoT applications. The spectrum of products offered, combined with wide-ranging support and application expertise, is outstanding. Expanding the offering with QuarkLink also raises the appeal of these products. This makes implementing and managing secure IoT networks faster and easier. At a time when the global threats to such networks are greater than ever, this is an important advantage.”

Dr. Shahram Mossayebi, CEO of Crypto Quantique

“We are always interested in providing our customers with the best IoT technology, reducing their development costs and workload, without compromising performance, reliability or security. QuarkLink is an important new building block here.”

Oliver Opitz, Vice President, Wireless Connectivity and Sensors at Würth Elektronik eiSos GmbH & Co. KG.

Media contact: Ben Walshe, Head of Marketing, Crypto Quantique, pr@cryptoquantique.com

About the Würth Elektronik eiSos Group
Würth Elektronik eiSos Group is a manufacturer of electronic and electromechanical components for the electronics industry and a technology company that spearheads pioneering electronic solutions. Würth Elektronik eiSos is one of the largest European manufacturers of passive components and is active in 50 countries. The product range includes EMC components, inductors, transformers, RF components, varistors, capacitors, resistors, quartz crystals, oscillators, power modules, Wireless Power Transfer, LEDs, sensors, connectors, power supply elements, switches, push-buttons, connection technology, fuse holders and solutions for wireless data transmission. Würth Elektronik is part of the Würth Group, the global market leader in the development, production, and sale of fastening and assembly materials, and employs 8,000 people.

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Crypto Quantique is an IoT cybersecurity company. They provide end-to-end security from secure chip design to managed device cloud connectivity.
Crypto Quantique is an IoT cybersecurity company. They provide end-to-end security from secure chip design to managed device cloud connectivity.