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What is Trusted and why is it important?
The Trusted Foundry Program was initiated in 2004 to ensure that mission-critical national defense systems
have access to leading-edge integrated circuits from secure, domestic sources. It is a joint DoD / NSA program;
administered by NSA's Trusted Access Program Office (TAPO).The program includes foundry capability
plus full-range of microelectronics services from design through prototyping, packaging and assembly,
photomask manufacturing, and aggregation . . . 77 suppliers accredited by DMEA to be trusted.
Should you use the Trusted Foundry Program?
- Is your program mission critical or essential to national security or national defense?
- Do you worry about the alarming number of counterfeit microelectronics?
- Do you want to protect your system against backdoor access or other deliberate mischief?
- Do you want to comply with DoD directives and Public Law requiring Trusted components in the most important defense systems?