Intel Essay

693 Words Jun 8th, 2016 3 Pages
* Intel Corporation was founded on July 18, 1968 by Robert Noyce and Gordon Moore and Andrew Grove (按)
It’s headquarter is located in Santa Clara, California and the name "Intel" was conceived of the words integrated and electronics. * Intel is one of the world's largest and highest valued semiconductor chip company.
It is the inventor of the x86 series of microprocessors, the processors found in most personal computers.(按下一頁) * Intel supplies processors for computer system manufacturers such as Apple, Samsung, HP and Dell
Intel also makes motherboard chipsets, network interface controllers and integrated circuits, flash memory,graphics chips, embedded processors and other devices related to communications and computing.
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But 10 percent of employees had been fired result from the revenues decreasing in 2006. * In 2010, Intel purchased McAfee, a manufacturer of computer security technology for $7.68 billion.[36] As a condition for regulatory approval of the transaction, Intel agreed to provide rival security firms with all necessary information that would allow their products to use Intel's chips and personal computers

* In February 2015, Intel announced its agreement to purchase German network chipmaker Lantiq, to aid in its expansion of its range of chips in devices with Internet connection capability.
Now, Intel have 107300 employees and revenues of 55.4 billion. (按下一頁)

What’s the R&D at Intel * Intel’s approach to research had been ingrained in the company’s DNA early.
The founders of Intel had insisted that R&D be linked closely to products, manufacturing, and commercial applications. * They choose to build Intel’s organization around manufacturing and to utilize manufacturing facilities, processes and equipment for Research necessary to advance their products. Primarily advances in semiconductor process technology * In 2004, Intel employed over 6000 people in R&D, with a budget of over $4 billion.
Most of these resources were dedicated to the technology and manufacturing group, which was tasked with developing fabrication processes for Intel’s next generation of silicon processors and chipsets. (按下一頁)


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