In its product lineup, Virata had two Application Specific Standard Product families called, the ATOM and the Proton, both of which featured ARM microprocessors. The family was extended to include a number of telecommunications-optimised processors including the successful Hydrogen and Helium products.
On 11 February 1998 ATML rebranded itself as Virata Limited.
Dr Hauser was a director of Virata and served as its Chairman from March 1993 to December 2001.
Virata was sold to Globespan in 2001 for over 500 million pounds.
GlobespanVirata was acquired by Conexant Systems, Inc on 1 March 2004.