About us

a recognized market-leading independent supplier of Security IP solutions for embedded systems. The security platforms and solutions include flexible and high-performance crypto engines which are easy to integrate and an eSecure IP module that provides a complete security solution for all platforms. Development take place at the headquarters near Brussels, Belgium.


Our Cryptographic Coprocessor is now integrated with Mbed TLS 3.x

We are now offering a version of our cryptographic coprocessor that is fully integrated in Mbed TLS 3.x. This allows companies and organizations that rely on the latest version of the Mbed TLS framework to offload their cryptographic functions to hardware. Offloading cryptographic processing is a prerequisite to run a fast and cost-efficient IoT device.

January 20, 2022

Strengthening our focus on leadership in the security domain

Recently, the news landed in your mailbox that Silex Insight has divested its video division to Australian expert Audinate. We sat down and talked with our CEO, Michel Van Maercke about what this will mean for customers and employees. “It will be an important opportunity for both the video and security divisions,” he starts off, “…

December 21, 2021

We are divesting our video business to Audinate

We are pleased to announce that we have signed an agreement to divest our video business to Audinate, based in Australia.

As a result of the divestment of the video division, we will from now on solely focus on the development and supply of our Embedded Security IP solutions.

December 13, 2021

Record-breaking speed for ChaCha20-Poly1305 solution

We now offer increased speed for our Chacha20-Poly1305 hardware crypto engine that is geared towards high-throughput applications. The RFC7539-compliant IP core offers customers future-proof authenticated encryption between highly networked applications. This IP core is available for ASIC and FPGA designs.

October 12, 2021

  • Faraday continues to invest heavily in security and by partnering with Silex Insight we know we retain top-notch performance, because the IPs footprint can be scaled exactly to the needed requirements.

    We expect to help more customers achieve their market successes with aid of these robust cryptographic engines.

    Yu-Ting Kuo
    Sales Director
  • In collaboration with Silex Insight, we have delivered a unique combination of strong security and asymmetric cryptography acceleration, while maintaining the flexibility that the Fungible DPU requires.

    Silex Insight’s Public Key Engine offerings deliver the flexibility, performance and capability we were looking for.

    Wael Noureddine
    Chief Architect
  • The Silex Insight’s eSecure IP platform brings great value, perfectly aligned with our needs by being so incredible scalable and flexible.

    It was fitting into our Smart Metering solution straight away. 

    Jun Kyu Park
    Chief Executive Officer
  • The Silex Insight’s eSecure IP platform delivers great value, aligning well with our needs given its ability to be very scalable and flexible.

    Our Secure Vault products are the first silicon with an embedded radio to achieve PSA Certified Level 2, highlighting Silex Insight’s robust security architecture.

    Sharon Hagi
    Chief Security Officer
  • Xilinx is committed to providing our customers with best-in-class security platforms and IP solutions.

    Through our collaboration with Silex Insight, we’re able to deliver a complete HSM IP core for the Zynq UltraScale+ portfolio and provide our customers with a competitive advantage in the automotive industry, supporting ISO26262 standards.

    Willard Tu
    Senior Director of Automotive