Ramtron International Corp.
Ramtron International Corp. is a semiconductor company, that designs, develops and markets specialized semiconductor memory and integrated semiconductor solutions, which are used in variety of applications. It integrates ferroelectric materials into semiconductor products, which enabled the development of nonvolatile memory, called ferroelectric random access memory (F-RAM). F-RAM products merge multiple memory technologies into a single device that retains information without a power source. The company develops F-RAM devices into applications such as automotive safety and entertainment systems, portable medical devices, industrial process control systems, smart electricity meters, and consumer printer cartridges. It also integrates wireless communication capabilities as well as analog and mixed-signal functions such as microprocessor supervision, tamper detection, timekeeping, and power failure detection into its devices. The company was founded in 1984 and is headquartered in Colorado Springs, CO.