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Our History

Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, develops technologies, products, and initiatives to continually advance how people work and live. Founded in 1968 to build semiconductor memory products, Intel introduced the world's first microprocessor in 1971.

 Over the years, Intel has grown its employee base to 82,500 as of December 25, 2010 with approximately 55% of those employees located in the United States.

Our Mission

This decade we will create and extend computing technology to connect and enrich the lives of every person on earth.

 

Our Values

  • Customer orientation
  • Results orientation
  • Great place to work
  • Quality Discipline

Our Objectives

  • Grow PC and Datacenter business with new users and uses
  • Extend Intel Solutions to win in adjacent market segments
  • Create a continuum of secure, personal computing experiences
  • Care for our people, the planet, and inspire the next generation