TE Communication is an American-Swiss-based technology company that designs and manufactures communication products and sensors for harsh environments in a variety of industries, such as automotive, industrial equipment, data communication systems, space, defense, medical, oil and gas, consumer electronics and energy. TE Contact has a global workforce of 80,000 employees, including more than 7,500 engineers. The company serves customers in nearly 140 countries. in 1941, aircraft and marine products (AMP) were founded with welding electrical connections to connect the fast and removable wire used for aircraft and ships. After the war time boom the company was to adapt to the post-war economy and in 1956 the name was changed to AMP Incorporated when incorporated. In 1999, Tyco International acquired the American conductor company AMP Incorporated.In September 2002 CEO (L. Dennis Kozlowski) and Chief Financial Officer (Mark H. Schwartz) of Tyco International Ltd. and charged charges including fraud, extortion, securities manipulation, and more, amounting to more than $600 million of theft. In July 2007, Tyco split into three publicly independent companies, formerly Tyco Healthcare Ltd., Tyco Electronics Co., Ltd., Tyco Fire & Security Ltd. and Tyco Fire & Security. On March 10, 2011, Tyco Electronics Ltd. changed its name to TE Connectivity Ltd, which the company said was more important to its status as a connectivity component and sensor plant. On August 28, 2015, TE Connectivity announced that it It completed the sale of its broadband business to Comscope Holdings for about US$3 billion.