AMD, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. is a Silicon Valley startup founded in 1969. Its headway began with the company focusing on the development of semiconductor devices. From a small company with only several dozens of employees, it evolved into a multiglobal with almost 10,000 employees.
Today AMD controls a large part of the innovative technology market. AMD specializes in the development of high-performance computing and visualization products. The main AMD products include microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors, and graphics processors for servers, workstations, personal computers, and embedded system applications.