Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. or AMD is an American multinational semiconductor company based in Sunnyvale, California, that develops computer processors and related technologies for commercial and consumer markets.
|Its main products include
microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors and graphics
processors for servers, workstations and personal computers, and
embedded systems applications.
AMD is the second-largest global supplier of microprocessors based on
the x86 architecture and also one of the largest suppliers of graphics
Over the course of AMD's four decades in
business, silicon and software have become the steel and plastic of the
worldwide digital economy. Technology companies have become global
pacesetters, making technical advances at a prodigious rate — always
driving the industry to deliver more and more, faster and faster.