AMD – A global leader you can partner with for high-grade solutions:
Advanced Micro Devices is an American multinational semiconductor company that is based in Sunnyvale, California. The company was established in 1969, with only $100,000. A year later the company introduced its first proprietary device, the Am 2501 logic counter. In 1979, Advanced Micro Devices went public and debuted on the New York Stock Exchange. Its first biggest customer was IBM and in 1982, IBM signed an agreement to serve as a second source to Intel for IBM PC microprocessors. Its history was established by a commitment to innovation and putting its customers first. The current President and Chief EXECUTIVE OFFICER is Rory Read and the senior vice president is Chekib Akrout.