Understand the CryptoAuthentication Device

Step 1: Get the Evaluation Tools
Atmel offers the AT88CK590 demo-evaluation kit, which runs Atmel Crypto Evaluation Studio (“ACES”) software to allow designers to learn and experiment with the CryptoAuthentication devices on their PCs. To get started, Atmel recommends focusing first on the ATSHA204A device, followed by the ATECC508A or ATAES132A. Please order the kit and download ACES software to get started.


Evaluation Kit for the Atmel CryptoAuthentication™ Family of Devices


The ACES package is a suite of software tools to configure and demonstrate the Atmel CryptoAuthentication Family of devices using various evaluation kits.


 

Start Design

Step 2: Get the Development Tools
Atmel provides various development kits which helps start designing with the CryptoAuthentication Family of devices. The available development materials are listed below.


Single socket secure authentication development kit for the Atmel ATSHA204A, ATECC508A, and ATAES132A CryptoAuthentication™ devices. Supports the Xplained Pro series.


The ACES package is a suite of software tools to configure and demonstrate the features of the Atmel CryptoAuthentication Family of devices using various evaluation kits.


Atmel Studio Integrated Development Platform (IDP)


Software library support for the ATSHA204A, ATECC108A, and ATECC508A CryptoAuthentication devices written in C.



 

Start Production

Step 3: Get the Secure Personalization Tool
The Secure Personalization tool allows programming small batches of the Atmel CryptoAuthentication devices quickly, easily, and cost-efficiently at your facility. The kit decreases the cycle times of prototype, pre-production, and lower-volume production, improving time to market.


Secure Personalization Kit for Atmel CryptoAuthentication


USB module kits for provisioning Atmel ECC-based devices during production of boards/products.



 

Get Additional Resources

Request Samples
Samples are included in the kits. For additional samples, contact Atmel directly or contact your local distributor by clicking here.

Datasheets and Other Documentation
Get the most out of your CryptoAuthentication device with downloadable datasheets, application notes, user guides, white papers, bill of materials, gerber files, and schematics containing detailed and application specific information listed on the CryptoAuthentication documents tab or sign into your myAtmel account.

Get Technical Support
Technical Support is also available by clicking here.