Cookies Policy

 

SCOPE

This statement applies to Atmel's websites hosted on the atmel.com domain (each referred to as a "Site"). Please take a moment to read it to learn more about our use of cookies, including the types of cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them.

 

USE OF COOKIES

The Site uses a technology called cookies. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by the websites that you visit. We use cookies to distinguish you from other users of the Site and to recognise your device if you return to the Site. This helps us to provide you with the services you may request when you browse, and also enables us to improve the functionality of the Site.

Our Sites use three kinds of cookies (using categories suggested in the International Chamber of Commerce UK's ("ICC") Cookie guide):

  1. Strictly necessary cookies;
  2. Performance cookies; and
  3. Functionality cookies.

For more information on these categories, please see the ICC UK Cookie Guide.

 

STRICTLY NECESSARY COOKIES

These are essential to enable you to move around our Sites and to allow the features of the Sites to work correctly. Without these, services you request – such as navigating between pages – cannot be provided.

We use the following strictly necessary cookies on our Sites:

Cookie NameMore Information
ASP.NET_SessionIdVisit Microsoft's website for further details on session IDs.
JanrainThis cookie is used to enable a single sign-on for sample requests, Extension Manager, Atmel Store, portal login, product support, and communities. This cookie is not yet used on all Sites but may be in the future.
Product Finder ("Find It"):
finder-state
This cookie is used to remember the user-selected state, collapsed or expanded, of the Product Finder.
Atmel Store 
AVR Freaks 
AT91.com 
Atmel Forums 
AtmelFlow 
 

PERFORMANCE COOKIES

These enable us to collect information about how you move around our Sites (for instance which pages are viewed by visitors most frequently) and use their features, which helps us to improve the way the Sites work.

We use the following performance cookies on our Sites:

Cookie NameMore Information
Google Analytics:
__utma
__utmb
__utmc
__utmz
__utmv
Visit Google's website for further details on analytics cookies.
Optify:
_opt_vi_3056O7SQ
_opt_vs_3056O7SQ
_opt_vt_3056O7SQ
_opt_vi_CWSVM2TQ
_opt_vs_CWSVM2TQ
_opt_vt_CWSVM2TQ
_opt_vi_MUBDWK42
_opt_vs_MUBDWK42
_opt_vt_MUBDWK42
Visit Optify's website for further for an overview of privacy.
AddThis:
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uvc
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Visit AddThis' website for further for an overview of privacy.
Eloqua 
 

FUNCTIONALITY COOKIES

These remember choices that you make or information you provide, in order to improve your browsing experience and provide you with the functionality you request.

We use the following functionality cookies on our Sites:

Cookie NameMore Information
Shareholder.com:
ATML_SESSION
ATML_BRIEFCASE
These cookies are used on our Investor Relations pages.
Forms:
autologin
faContact
These cookies are used to pre-populate registration and failure analysis forms with customer information.
Eloqua 
Atmel Gallery 
Atmel Samples Center 
myAtmelThese cookies are used on our website during a myAtmel session.
 

CONSENT

By using the Site, you are consenting to the use of these cookies as described above.

Most web browsers allow you some control of most cookies through your browser settings. However, if you choose to restrict, disable or delete cookies, it is possible that parts of the Site may not function properly. For example, please note that if you choose to delete Functionality cookies, you will have to update your preferences with us again. To find out more about cookies and how to manage them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.

 

CHANGES TO THIS STATEMENT

Atmel may update this cookies policy at its discretion. We encourage you to periodically review this cookies policy to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect.

Date last updated: November 9, 2012

 

CONTACT INFORMATION

Atmel welcomes your comments regarding this cookies policy. Please direct any questions or concerns to the following contact information provided below:

Webmaster@atmel.com
Atmel Corporation
Legal Department/Privacy Compliance
1600 Technology Drive
San Jose, California 95110

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