Founded in 1984, the Atmel Corporation is an American-based company that has made waves in the semiconductor industry by creating embedded systems that are built around microcontrollers.
Atmel is a well-recognized designer and manufacturer that specialized in microcontrollers like 8-bit Intel 8051 derivatives, 8-bit & 32-bit AVRs, 32-bit ARM-based devices, and so on. The company also manufacturers Wi-Fi, and flash memory devices, security chips, and touch sensors & controllers, among other various application-specific products. Atmel?s products can be procured as pre-designed and precast products, application-specific integrated circuits, or even as application-specific standard products, all depending on customer requirements. The company caters to a wide variety of consumer, industrial, medical, aerospace and even military device needs.