AMD founded in 1969 as a Silicon Valley start-up, the company journey began with dozens of employees focused on leading-edge semiconductor products. From those modest beginnings, AMD has grown into a global company achieving many important industry firsts along the way. AMD today develops high-performance computing and visualization products to solve some of the world’s toughest and most interesting challenges. AMD vision high performance computing is transforming our lives. Their mission to build great products that accelerate next-generation computing experiences.