Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. manufactures standard integrated circuits for semiconductors with its AMD Accelerated Processing Units, which powers a wide range of computing devices. Its server computing products are focused on driving industry-leading cloud computing and virtualization environments. The company's graphics technologies provide solutions ranging from game consoles, PCs to supercomputers. It operates business through two segments: Computing Solutions & Graphics. The Computing Solutions segment is engaged in microprocessors, chipsets and embedded processors. The Graphics segment is engaged in graphics, video and multimedia products. The company's products are used for desktop and mobile devices, including mobile PCs and tablets, home media PCs and professional workstations, servers and technology for game consoles. Advanced Micro Devices was founded by W. J. Sanders III and David John Carey on May 1, 1969 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA.