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Add NervesHub doc link; minor edits

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fhunleth committed May 22, 2019
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The NervesKey is a configured [ATECC508A or ATECC608A Crypto
Authentication](https://www.microchip.com/wwwproducts/en/ATECC508A) chip that's
used for authenticating devices with NervesHub and other cloud services. At a
high level, it is simple HSM that protects one private key by requiring all
operations on that key to occur inside chip. The project provides access to the
chip from Elixir and makes configuration decisions to make working with the
device easier. It has the following features:
high level, it is a simple hardware security module (HSM) that protects one
private key by requiring all operations on that key to occur inside chip. The
project provides access to the chip from Elixir and makes configuration
decisions to make working with the device easier. It has the following features:

1. Provision blank ATECC508A/608A devices - this includes private key generation
2. Storage for serial number and one-time calibration data (useful if primary
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required for normal operation, but if you're getting started, make sure that you
have a few extra parts just in case.

See [NervesHub documentation](https://docs.nerves-hub.org/) for end-user
NervesKey and NervesHub documentation.

See [hw/hw.md](hw/hw.md) for information on pre-built hardware modules.

## Installation
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* [Microchip's ATECC608A](https://www.microchip.com/wwwproducts/en/ATECC608A)
website
* [cryptoauthlib](https://github.com/MicrochipTech/cryptoauthlib) - a different,
but official C library for the ATECC508A/608A

but official C library for the ATECC508A/608A

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