Member Type: IT/Informatics Companies
Intel designs and manufactures advanced integrated digital technology platforms. A platform consists of a microprocessor and chipset and may be enhanced by additional hardware, software, and services. Intel sells these platforms primarily to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), original design manufacturers (ODMs), and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. Its platforms are used in a wide range of applications, such as PCs (including Ultrabook™ systems), data centers, tablets, smartphones, automobiles, automated factory systems and medical devices. Intel also develops and sells software and services primarily focused on security and technology integration. It serves customers in more than 120 countries, and at fiscal year-end 2011 the corporation had 100,100 employees in more than 60 countries.
Intel’s goal is to be the preeminent computing solutions company that powers the worldwide digital economy. It believes that the proliferation of the Internet and cloud computing has driven fundamental changes in the computing industry. Intel Corporation is transforming its primary focus from the design and manufacture of semiconductor chips for PCs and servers to the delivery of solutions consisting of hardware and software platforms and supporting services.