Microchip Technology, Inc.
| Nasdaq: MCHP
Microchip Technology, Inc. develops and manufactures specialized semiconductor products. Its product portfolio comprises 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit PIC microcontrollers and 16-bit dsPIC digital signal controllers, which feature on-board Flash (reprogrammable) memory technology. In addition, it offers a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, RF, safety and security, and interface devices, as well as serial EEPROMs, Serial Flash memories and Parallel Flash memories. It also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products. It operates in two industry segments and engages primarily in the design, development, manufacture and marketing of semiconductor products as well as the licensing of Flash intellectual property. The company was founded on February 14, 1989 and is headquartered in Chandler, AZ.