Vicor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets modular power components and power systems for converting electrical power worldwide. It operates through Brick Business Unit, VI Chip, and Picor segments. The company offers a range of brick-format DC-DC converters and configurable products; complementary components; and input and output voltage, and output power products, as well as electrical and mechanical accessories. It also provides advanced power component products; and integrated circuits for use in various power management and power system applications, as well as custom power systems. The company serves independent manufacturers of electronic devices, original equipment manufacturers, and their contract manufacturers in the aerospace and aviation, defense electronics, industrial automation and equipment, instrumentation and test equipment, rail transportation, solid state lighting, telecommunications and networking infrastructure, and vehicles markets. Vicor Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Andover, Massachusetts.