Microchip Technology Incorporated is engaged in developing, manufacturing and selling connected and secure embedded control solutions used by its customers for a variety of applications. The Company operates through two segments: semiconductor products and technology licensing. In the semiconductor products segment, the Company designs, develops, manufactures and markets microcontrollers, development tools and analog, interface, mixed signal and timing, wired and wireless connectivity devices, and memory products. Its functional activities include sales, marketing, manufacturing, information technology, human resources, legal and finance. It also offers specialized microcontrollers for automotive, industrial, computing, communications, lighting, power supplies, motor control, human machine interface, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity applications.