Atmel is a global industry leader in designing and manufacturing microcontrollers, capacitive touch solutions, advanced logic, mixed-signal, nonvolatile memory, and radio frequency (RF) components. With one of the industry's broadest intellectual property (IP) technology portfolios, Atmel provides the electronics industry with comprehensive system solutions for the industrial, consumer, security, communications, computing and automotive markets.
ATMEL's world-class expertise and rich experience in system-level integration enable its products to be developed on the basis of existing modules, ensuring minimal development delays and risks. Leveraging the industry's broadest intellectual property (IP) portfolio, Atmel provides complete system solutions for electronic systems.
Atmel's stock code "ATML.O" is listed on the NASDAQ stock market. ATMEL is a world leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of advanced semiconductor products. Its products include microprocessors, programmable logic devices, non-volatile memories, security chips, mixed-signal and RF radio frequency integrated circuits. Through the combination of these core technologies, ATMEL has produced a variety of general-purpose and application-specific system-on-chips to meet the growing and evolving needs of today's electronic system design engineers.
With production, engineering, sales and distribution networks in more than 60 countries, ATMEL is committed to serving customers in the electronics markets of North America, Europe and Asia. Ensuring timely product introductions and continuous customer support has made ATMEL's products the core device for the latest electronics. These products in turn help end users get more done, enjoy more convenience and maintain communication with the outside world, no matter where they are. ATMEL helps customers design smaller, cheaper, and more feature-rich products to lead the market.
In 2016, it was acquired by US chip maker Microchip Technology for $ 3.6 billion.