The company Future Technology Devices International was known by its abbreviation FTDI for their USB-RS232 interface chips, with which it is possible to make a serial port via USB available. Meanwhile, she also provides graphics chips under the brand name EVE ( Embedded Video Engine ) ago for the control of small touch screens and its own microcontroller.

The company has its headquarters in Glasgow ( Scotland), with offices in Taiwan and the United States, producing the semiconductor takes place in Asia by subcontractors.