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7/11/17AMD Unveils AMD4U for Gamers and Content Creators with Square Enix and Adobe
Industry-Leading Games and Applications Showcase Performance Capabilities of AMD Processors and Graphics SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today announced AMD4U, a program designed to offer to PC buyers some of today’s best creative tools and gaming applications optimized for AMD processors and graphics. Kicking off the program, consumers purchasing an eligible AMD-powered system may qualify to receive up to three free games from the entire current Square E... 
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7/10/17AMD to Report Fiscal Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) announced today that it will report second quarter 2017 financial results on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 after the close of market. Management will conduct a conference call to discuss these results at 5 p.m. EDT / 2 p.m. PDT. Interested parties are invited to listen to the webcast of the conference call via AMD’s Investor Relations website ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one year after t... 
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7/3/17AMD Appoints Abhi Y. Talwalkar to Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 03, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today announced the appointment of Abhi Y. Talwalkar, 53, to its board of directors.   With a 32-year career in technology, Talwalkar brings a deep knowledge of the semiconductor industry. Talwalkar was president and chief executive officer of LSI Corporation from May 2005 until the completion of LSI’s merger with Avago Technologies in May 2014. Prior to LSI Corporation, Talwalkar held a number of senior management roles ... 
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6/29/17AMD Ryzen PRO Desktop Processors Deliver Professional-Grade Performance, Security, and Reliability for Businesses Worldwide
Broad Adoption of Ryzen PRO Powered Desktop PCs Expected from Global OEMs and Others SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Following the global excitement generated by the launch of its new EPYC™ family of server processors, AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today added another tier to its enterprise CPU portfolio with the introduction of AMD Ryzen™ PRO desktop processors. Designed to meet the demands of today’s compute-intensive workplace, Ryzen PRO desktop processors will bring reliability, s... 
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6/27/17AMD Launches the World’s Fastest Graphics Card for Machine Learning Development and Advanced Visualization Workloads, Radeon Vega Frontier Edition, Available Now
Radeon Vega Frontier Edition fuels pioneers with the power to pursue new frontiers in AI, advanced game design and photorealistic visualization SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 27, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today unleashed the first product based on its highly anticipated “Vega” graphics processing unit (GPU) architecture: Radeon™ Vega Frontier Edition. Radeon Vega Frontier Edition is the world’s first graphics card designed to empower the next generation of data scientists, game desig... 
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6/20/17AMD EPYC™ Datacenter Processor Launches with Record-Setting Performance, Optimized Platforms, and Global Server Ecosystem Support
─ Dell, HPE, Lenovo, Mellanox, Samsung Electronics, Supermicro, VMware, Xilinx, and many others form strong global ecosystem for EPYC™ processors ─   AMD Launches EPYC for the Datacenter ─ Cloud datacenter customers Microsoft Azure and Baidu announce deploym... 
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6/15/17AMD Selected by the U.S. Department of Energy to Help Drive Next-Generation Supercomputing Hardware Architecture
PathForward program to accelerate critical computing technologies for the nation’s first exascale supercomputers SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today announced that it has been selected by the Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) to accelerate critical computing technology research for the development of the nation’s first exascale supercomputers. The new three-year PathForward program provides funding for research and development to d... 
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6/5/17Radeon Pro 500 Series for iMac: Powerful Performance for Breathtaking 5K Computing
Brisk creative applications, smooth and responsive high-end gaming, and exquisite VR experiences all made possible by Radeon Pro 500 series graphics, available in Apple’s updated iMac SUNNYVALE, Calif., June 05, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) unveiled the high-performance, power-efficient Radeon™ Pro 500 series graphics, fueling beyond-UHD creativity in All-In-One computing. Available in the updated 21.5- and 27-inch iMac, Radeon Pro 500 series graphics enable extraordinary c... 
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5/30/17AMD Exhibits PC Innovation Leadership at Computex 2017
— Delivers First Public Demonstrations of Upcoming Ryzen and “Vega”-based Products — — Global OEM and Hardware Partners Showcase Ryzen Processor-Ready Ecosystem — TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 30, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2017 — Commemorating 30 years in Taiwan, AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today showcased the power of its upcoming Ryzen™ and Radeon™ products during its press conference at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2017. The company delivered a series of never-before-seen product demonstrations, showed new ... 
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5/25/17AMD To Highlight New Products and PC Designs During Computex 2017 Press Conference and Webcast
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 25, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today announced it will hold a press conference and live webcast during Computex 2017 in Taipei, Taiwan. The event will begin on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 10 a.m. local time / Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 10 p.m. EDT. The one-hour event will feature appearances by AMD technology partners and updates on current and upcoming AMD products, including never-before-seen hardware demonstrations shown by AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa S... 
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5/18/17AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 18, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule: May 22, 2017, 10:40 a.m. EST – Dr. Lisa Su, president and chief executive officer, will present at the J.P. Morgan Technology, Media & Telecom Conference; June 5, 2017, 10:20 a.m. PST – Jim Anderson, senior vice president and general manager, computing and graphics business group, will present at the Stifel Nicolaus Technology, Internet and Media Confer... 
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5/16/17AMD Unveils Expanding Set of High-Performance Products and Technologies Propelling Next Phase of Growth
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at its Financial Analyst Day, AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) detailed the next phase of its long-term growth strategy focused on delivering products and technologies for a combined $60 billion market for PCs, immersive devices, and datacenters.    “Our long-term technology roadmaps position AMD to take advantage of the major shifts in the technology industry and deliver significant financial returns,” said AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. “We ar... 
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5/16/17AMD Unveils Expanding Set of High-Performance Products and Technologies Propelling Next Phase of Growth
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today at its Financial Analyst Day, AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) detailed the next phase of its long-term growth strategy focused on delivering products and technologies for a combined $60 billion market for PCs, immersive devices, and datacenters.    “Our long-term technology roadmaps position AMD to take advantage of the major shifts in the technology industry and deliver significant financial returns,” said AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. “We ar... 
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5/16/17AMD Raises Expectations for Server Performance, Unveils EPYC Processor Brand for the Datacenter
Upcoming Launch of EPYC Promises Dynamic Dual-Socket Systems, Disruptive Single-Socket Platforms SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today ushered in a new era for high-performance server processors and the datacenter with EPYC™. With its high core count, superior memory bandwidth, and unparalleled support for high-speed input/output channels in a single chip1, EPYC aims to revolutionize the dual-socket server market while simultaneously reshaping expectations... 
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5/16/17AMD Raises Expectations for Server Performance, Unveils EPYC Processor Brand for the Datacenter
Upcoming Launch of EPYC Promises Dynamic Dual-Socket Systems, Disruptive Single-Socket Platforms SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 16, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) today ushered in a new era for high-performance server processors and the datacenter with EPYC™. With its high core count, superior memory bandwidth, and unparalleled support for high-speed input/output channels in a single chip1, EPYC aims to revolutionize the dual-socket server market while simultaneously reshaping expectations... 
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5/1/17AMD Reports First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
Revenue Increased 18 Percent Year-over-Year SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the first quarter of 2017 of $984 million, operating loss of $29 million, and net loss of $73 million, or $0.08 per share. On a non-GAAP(1) basis, operating loss was $6 million, net loss was $38 million, and loss per share was $0.04. GAAP Financial Results ... 
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4/24/17The New Radeon Pro Duo Delivers Professional-Grade Performance & Flexibility for Today's Most Complex Multi-Tasking Workflows
With up to 2 times faster performance vs. the closest competing professional graphics card(1) on select professional applications, users can truly divide and conquer LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/17 -- NAB SHOW 2017 - Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the world's first dual-GPU graphics card designed for professionals: the Polaris-architecture-based Radeon™ Pro Duo. Built on the capabilities of the Radeon™ Pro WX 7100, the Radeon Pro Duo professional graphics card is designed to exce... 
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4/18/17Radeon(TM) RX 500 Series: The Most Compelling Graphics Card Upgrade Yet
Designed with the perfect balance of performance and features for the 9 out of 10 gamers that play on outdated graphics cards SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/17 -- Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) introduced the Radeon™ RX 500 series, a new line of graphics cards featuring a powerful combination of improved game performance, higher clock speeds1, and a refined 2nd generation Polaris architecture, giving PC gamers the best reasons yet to upgrade their graphics. The Radeon RX 500 series was desig... 
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4/11/17Worldwide Release of AMD Ryzen 5 Desktop Processors for Gamers and Creators Marks Arrival of Market's Highest-Performance 6-Core Processor
Four AMD Ryzen 5 Processors with up to 87% more performance than Core i5 Bring Innovation and Efficiency to Millions More PC Users SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/11/17 -- Following the global release of award-winning AMD Ryzen 7 desktop processors in March, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today launched all four models of its new high-performance AMD Ryzen 5 desktop processor, introducing disruptive levels of compute performance at a variety of price points. AMD Ryzen 5 processors deliver immersive e... 
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4/10/17AMD to Report Fiscal First Quarter 2017 Financial Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/10/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced today that it will report first quarter 2017 financial results on Monday, May 1, 2017 after the close of market. Management will conduct a conference call to discuss these results at 5 p.m. EDT / 2 p.m. PDT. Interested parties are invited to listen to the webcast of the conference call via AMD's investor Relations website ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one year after the confere... 
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4/10/17AMD Expands Technology Portfolio to Drive Immersive Computing Vision with Acquisition of Wireless Virtual Reality IP from Nitero
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/10/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it has acquired intellectual property (IP) and key engineering talent from Nitero, a pioneer in millimeter wave solutions capable of enabling future generations of wireless Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) headsets. The acquisition provides AMD with a broader portfolio of IP capable of enabling VR headset and solution providers with key technology required to create more immersive computing experience... 
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4/4/17AMD to Host Financial Analyst Day on May 16, 2017
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the company will host its Financial Analyst Day on Tuesday, May 16, 2017. A live video webcast of the presentation with slides will be available on the company's Investor Relations website: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for approximately one year after the event. About AMD For more tha... 
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3/30/17AMD to Host Hybrid Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/30/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) is scheduled to hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 9 a.m. PDT at its corporate headquarters, "Commons Building," 1 AMD Place, Sunnyvale, Calif. and on the internet through a virtual meeting at amd.onlineshareholdermeeting.com. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the meeting. The matters to be voted on at the meeting are set forth in AMD's Proxy Statement filed... 
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3/30/17Stardock and Oxide Complete First Optimization for AMD Ryzen CPUs Delivering Up to 30 Percent "Average FPS All Batches" Uplift in "Ashes of the Singularity" DirectX 12 Benchmark
Releasing today on Steam, optimized game impressively scales with new AMD Ryzen CPU architecture to achieve from 26 to 33 percent score uplift in benchmark testing SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/30/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced, in conjunction with game developers Stardock and Oxide Games, the completion of initial optimization of "Ashes of the Singularity" for AMD Ryzen desktop processors resulting in significant performance increases. The popular game title, which initially l... 
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3/15/17AMD Ryzen 5 CPUs to Power Performance Desktop PCs Starting April 11 Worldwide
Four Ryzen 5 CPUs Bring Leadership Compute and Smooth Gaming Performance to Popular Price-Points SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/15/17 -- Following the successful introduction of AMD Ryzen™ 7 desktop processors including record pre-orders and award-winning1 performance, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Ryzen™ 5 desktop processors will launch worldwide on April 11, 2017, offering disruptive price-to-performance for gamers and creators. With end users at the heart of everything AMD does, ... 
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3/8/17AMD Collaborates with Microsoft to Advance Open Source Cloud Hardware
Microsoft's Project Olympus platform design to incorporate the upcoming high-performance "Naples" x86 server processor SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/08/17 -- At the 2017 Open Compute Project U.S. Summit, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced their collaboration with Microsoft to incorporate the cloud delivery features of AMD's next-generation "Naples" processor with Microsoft's Project Olympus -- Microsoft's next-generation hyperscale cloud hardware design and a new model for open source hardw... 
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3/7/17AMD Previews "Naples" High-Performance Server Processor, Prepares to Return Innovation and Choice to the Datacenter in Q2 2017
AMD Targets Needs of Modern Datacenter and Cloud Applications with More Cores, More Memory Capacity and More I/O than the Competition SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/07/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today took a significant step into the server and datacenter market with its most detailed look yet at the upcoming high-performance CPU for servers, codenamed "Naples". Purpose-built to disrupt the status-quo and to scale across the cloud datacenter and traditional on-premise server configuratio... 
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3/2/17AMD Ryzen(TM) 7 Desktop Processors Featuring Record-Breaking Overclocking Performance Available Worldwide Today
New Ryzen 7 Processors Set to Reinvigorate the Desktop Computing Market; Unprecedented Pre-Order Sales Show Ryzen Leads Best Seller Lists SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/02/17 -- After four years and thousands of hours of development, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released the first three models of its highly anticipated, high-performance AMD Ryzen™ desktop processor. Strong demand for these new desktop CPUs drove record pre-orders from more than 180 global etailers and boutique OEMs throughou... 
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3/1/17AMD's "Vega" GPU to Power LiquidSky Platform for Enthusiast-Level Gameplay Anywhere
State-of-the-art GPU and revolutionary game streaming technology knocking down barriers to enthusiast-class PC gaming experiences SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/01/17 -- GDC -- Today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that its upcoming Vega architecture-based GPUs have been selected to power LiquidSky, enabling gamers around the world to enjoy the extraordinary power of Vega from anywhere. LiquidSky already lets their 1.4 million beta users play any PC video game as it was meant to be enjo... 
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2/28/17AMD and Bethesda Softworks Partner to Propel PC Gaming Forward
Groundbreaking, multi-title strategic partnership brings the companies' top talent together to speed pace of game technology development and leverage latest disruptions in CPU and GPU technology from AMD SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/28/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and Bethesda Softworks today announced a long-term strategic partnership to rapidly advance game technology development, fuel new PC game experiences, and reshape the gaming landscape. The collaboration brings together two ti... 
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2/22/17Innovation and Competition Return to High-Performance PCs March 2nd with Worldwide AMD Ryzen 7 Availability
AMD Ryzen 7 Lineup Includes the World's Highest Performing and Lowest Powered 8-core Desktop PC Processors; Immediate Pre-order Availability From More Than 180 Retailers and Boutique OEMs SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/22/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the global launch of AMD Ryzen™ 7 desktop processors, with pre-orders starting today from more than 180 global etailers and boutique OEMs, to the delight of PC gamers, content creators, enthusiasts, and fans worldwide. After ... 
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2/21/17AMD Shares Stage with Leading Game Developers to Showcase the Future of Graphics & Processor Technologies
2nd annual "Capsaicin Live" Webcast during the 2017 Game Developers Conference to contain exclusive looks at the summer's most anticipated PC games and VR experiences SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/21/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its second annual "Capsaicin Live" webcast and press event on Tuesday, February 28 at 10:30 AM PT (12:30 PM CT/1:30 PM ET) during the 2017 Game Developer Conference, broadcast live from the famed San Francisco theater district. Hosted by Radeon Techn... 
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2/21/17AMD Appoints John W. Marren to Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/21/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the appointment of John W. Marren, 53, to its board of directors coinciding with Martin Edelman's decision to step down as member of the company's board of directors, a position he has held since 2013. Marren's 30-year career spans both the financial and technology industries, with a deep focus on semiconductors. He retired from Texas Pacific Group (TPG) Capital in 2015 after spending 16 years at the firm as senio... 
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2/7/17AMD Embedded Technology Celebrates More than 10 Years Supporting Global Casino Gaming Customers
Millions of graphics units shipped for OEMs designing slot machines, bar games, advanced entertainment platforms and more LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 02/07/17 -- ICE -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced more than a decade of developing scalable, high-performance, low-power embedded processors for the global casino gaming industry, including major players such as International Game Technology (IGT), Scientific Games (SG), Unidesa and Quixant, among others. The company's accelerated pr... 
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1/31/17AMD Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual 2016 Financial Results
Annual revenue increased 7 percent; fourth quarter revenue grew 15 percent year-over-year SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the fourth quarter of 2016 of $1.11 billion, operating loss of $3 million and net loss of $51 million, or $0.06 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating income was $26 million, non-GAAP(1) net loss was $8 million and non-GAAP(1) loss per share was $0.01. ... 
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1/12/17AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Financial Results on January 31, 2017
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2017 at 5 p.m. EST / 2 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2016. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximatel... 
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1/5/17Vega: AMD's New Graphics Architecture for Virtually Unlimited Workloads
Brand new high performance GPU architecture removes many traditional constraints from Gaming, VR, Professional Design and Machine Intelligence arenas SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/17 -- Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled preliminary details of its forthcoming GPU architecture, Vega. Conceived and executed over 5 years, Vega architecture enables new possibilities in PC gaming, professional design and machine intelligence that traditional GPU architectures have not been able to address ... 
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1/4/17AMD Showcases High-Performance Ecosystem Ready for Ryzen(TM) Including PCs and AM4 Motherboards from Technology Partners
New Powerful and Versatile AM4 Motherboards and 'Dream PCs' from Global SIs Highlight Breadth of Partner Support for AMD Ryzen(TM) Processors LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/04/17 -- 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) -- Following global excitement generated by the reveal of new technology and performance details of upcoming AMD Ryzen™ high-performance desktop processors, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced 16 cutting-edge high-performance AM4 motherboards from five manufac... 
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1/3/17Radeon FreeSync(TM) 2 Technology Brings High Dynamic Range Gaming to Advanced PC Displays
Combined with Low Framerate Compensation, AMD supercharges next generation FreeSync displays SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/03/17 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced Radeon FreeSync™ 2 technology, the next major milestone in delivering smooth gameplay and advanced pixel integrity to gamers, with planned availability to consumers in 1H 2017. Qualifying FreeSync™ 2 monitors will harness low-latency, high-brightness pixels, excellent black levels, and a wide color gamut to display High D... 
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12/13/16AMD Takes Computing to a New Horizon with Ryzen(TM) Processors
Reveals Brand Name, New Performance Details, and Adaptive Technology Features of Upcoming High-Performance Processors Based on "Zen" Core Architecture AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/13/16 -- Today at its fan-focused event, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled new information and gave enthusiasts hands-on time with its upcoming high-performance desktop processors based on the innovative "Zen" core architecture (codenamed "Summit Ridge") in advance of the official launch in Q1 2017. Drawing inspiratio... 
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12/12/16AMD introduces Radeon Instinct: Accelerating Machine Intelligence
AMD speeds deep learning inference and training with high-performance Radeon Instinct accelerators and MIOpen open-source GPU-accelerated library SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled its strategy to accelerate the machine intelligence era in server computing through a new suite of hardware and open-source software offerings designed to dramatically increase performance, efficiency, and ease of implementation of deep learning workloads. New Radeon™ Inst... 
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12/9/16AMD Named UBM Company of the Year
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) was named 2016 UBM Tech ACE Award Company of the Year by EE Times and EDN. The awards honor the people and companies behind the technologies and products that are changing the world of electronics. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony on Wednesday, Dec. 7, at the San Jose Convention Center in conjunction with Embedded Systems Conference (ESC) Silicon Valley. "This has been an exciting year for AMD as we execute on our... 
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12/8/16Seize the Moment and ReLive it: AMD Introduces Radeon Software Crimson ReLive Edition
AMD's most comprehensive software update unleashes powerful capabilities that enable users to play, create, share and work like never before SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/08/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled the next generation of its advanced software suite for Radeon™ graphics that delivers innovative new features, high-performance gaming and professional-grade stability to meet the evolving needs of consumers, professionals and developers. With more than 400 million people wo... 
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12/5/16AMD Named a Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/05/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it has received a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 2017 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), naming it a "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality". The CEI is a benchmarking tool that rates corporate equality policies and practices for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) employees including equal employment opportunity policies, non-discrimination protections, and benefits. "At AMD w... 
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12/5/16AMD Extends Strategic Partnership with Mentor Graphics for Linux-based Embedded Solutions
AMD and Mentor continue commitment to delivering open-source technology for healthcare, gaming, industrial and more with multi-year agreement AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 12/05/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced a new three-year agreement to expand its strategic partnership with Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT). The agreement continues AMD's relationship with Mentor Graphics, a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, and reinforces AMD's commitment t... 
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12/1/16AMD And Alienware Team Up With The New Film "ASSASSIN'S CREED" To Create A Movie Virtual Reality Experience
Launching today, the "ASSASSIN'S CREED" Movie VR Experience will take the viewer inside the world of Assassins like never before SUNNYVALE, Calif., Dec. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the theatrical release of "ASSASSIN'S CREED," in theaters December 21, AMD and Alienware have teamed up with 20th Century Fox and New Regency to launch a virtual reality (VR) experience that will take the viewer into the world of the Spanish inquisition through the lens of an Assassin. The "ASSASSIN'S CREE... 
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11/30/16AMD to Showcase "Summit Ridge" "Zen"-based CPU at New Horizon Live Event
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/30/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that on Tuesday, Dec. 13 at 3 p.m. CST it will host New Horizon, a fan-focused preview event and live stream featuring the new AMD Zen-based "Summit Ridge" desktop CPU, including performance demonstrations, ahead of the planned first quarter 2017 launch. The event will live stream from Austin, Texas, and feature AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su as well as other guests, and will be hosted by Geoff Keighley, popular video ... 
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11/17/16AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/17/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule: Nov. 30, 2016, 9:30 a.m. MST - Lisa Su, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Credit Suisse 20th Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference in Phoenix, AZ; Nov. 30, 2016, 9:45 a.m. GMT - Ruth Cotter, chief human resources officer and senior vice president of corporate communications and investor relations will pres... 
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11/15/16AMD Radeon Technology Will Be Available on Google Cloud Platform in 2017
Google Compute Engine will expand its cloud computing offerings to support AMD FirePro S9300 x2 SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwired) -- 11/15/16 -- At SC16, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that Radeon™ GPU technology will be available to Google Cloud Platform users worldwide. Starting in 2017, Google will use AMD's fastest available single-precision dual GPU compute accelerators, Radeon-based AMD FirePro™ S9300 x2 Server GPUs, to help accelerate Google Compute Engine and Google Cloud Machine Learn... 
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11/14/16AMD Releases New Version of ROCm, the Most Versatile Open Source Platform for GPU Computing
Support for new GPU hardware, math libraries and modern programming languages further unlock the power of GPU computing SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- (Marketwired) -- 11/14/16 -- At SC16, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced a new release of Radeon Open Compute Platform (ROCm) featuring software support of new Radeon GPU hardware, new math libraries, and a rich foundation of modern programming languages, designed to speed development of high-performance, energy-efficient heterogeneous computing systems.... 
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11/7/16AMD Announces Availability of Radeon Pro WX Series Graphics Cards
Polaris architecture-based workstation graphics cards deliver new features and astounding performance to meet the evolving needs of professionals SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the availability of the Radeon™ Pro WX Series of graphics cards, the company's powerful, new workstation graphics solutions designed to meet the evolving needs of creative professionals. The Radeon™ Pro WX Series professional graphics cards are designed around a number o... 
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10/27/16Radeon Pro 400 Series Graphics: AMD's Most Powerful Ultrathin Graphics Processors*
Available first in the new 15-inch MacBook Pro SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/27/16 -- Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled a new family of power-efficient graphics processors, Radeon™ Pro 400 Series Graphics. Available first in the all-new 15-inch MacBook Pro, select Radeon Pro 400 Series graphics deliver extraordinary performance and efficiency gains over the prior generation to fuel modern creative efforts from anywhere inspiration strikes. Radeon Pro 400 Series Graphics are designed sp... 
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10/25/16AMD Collaborates with Arka Media Works and Film Director SS Rajamouli to Create Stunning VR Experiences Based On Upcoming Baahubali Sequel
Unprecedented 360 Video and VR experiences brought to millions through new technology MUMBAI, INDIA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/25/16 -- Today at the Mumbai Film Festival organized by the Mumbai Academy of the Moving Image (MAMI), AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) showcased new technology that can bring 360 video and Virtual Reality to millions through a bleeding edge Virtual Reality capture instrument with up to 32 cameras and the AMD's renowned GPU-accelerated video stitching software. Used in conjunction with ... 
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10/24/16Lenovo Debuts Commercial Desktops and Notebooks Featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO Processors
New Lenovo systems simplify enterprise and business IT complexity through its implementation of AMD PRO APUs MACAU, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/16 -- Today at the Canalys Channels Forum, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) debuted the Lenovo ThinkCentre M715 Tiny and ThinkPad E475 and E575, new commercial desktop and notebooks featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO APUs (formerly codenamed "Bristol Ridge PRO"). AMD PRO APUs are built for business, with robust security, reliability, and increased energy efficienc... 
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10/20/16AMD Reports 2016 Third Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/20/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the third quarter of 2016 of $1,307 million, operating loss of $293 million, and net loss of $406 million, or $0.50 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating income was $70 million and non-GAAP(1) net income was $27 million, or $0.03 per share. GAAP Financial Results ... 
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10/14/16AMD Details Radeon(TM) Pro Pipeline for Cinematic VR Content, New Collaborations to Bring Premium VR Experiences out of Home
Powerful Content Creation Technologies and New Distribution Platforms Take Center Stage at VR on the Lot Opening Keynote LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today outlined powerful new solutions to two of the largest issues facing professional VR content creators today: how to create compelling VR content that approaches cinematic fidelity, and how to maximize that content's viewership. In the opening keynote at VR on the Lot, a two-day summit bringing together t... 
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10/14/16AMD Collaborates With Alibaba Cloud to Deliver Cloud Computing Services Based on AMD Radeon Pro GPU Technologies
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/14/16 -- Today at the Alibaba Computing Conference, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su joined Simon Hu, president of Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, to announce a collaboration between the two companies to strengthen research and cooperation related to the use of AMD Radeon™ Pro GPU technology in Alibaba Cloud's global datacenters. Through the partnership, Alibaba Cloud plans to use AMD technology to help expand its clo... 
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10/7/16AMD Announces Expiration of Cash Tender Offers
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the final results and expiration of its previously announced cash tender offers for certain of its outstanding 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019, 7.75% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "7.75% Notes"), 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "7.00% Notes" and, collectively, the "Notes"), subject to any applicable tender cap. According to information received from D.F. King & Co., Inc., the Tender Ag... 
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10/6/16AMD to Report Fiscal Third Quarter Results on October 20, 2016
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/06/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016 at 5 p.m. EDT / 2 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter ended Sept. 24, 2016. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one year aft... 
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10/3/16AMD Announces First Desktops Featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO Processors Delivering Enterprise-Class Performance for Business Critical Experiences
New Commercial Systems Featuring AMD PRO A-Series Processors Enable Overall Simplification of IT Complexities for Businesses Around the World BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (Marketwired) -- 10/03/16 -- Today at the Canalys Channels Forum AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the first PCs featuring 7th Generation AMD PRO APUs (formerly codenamed "Bristol Ridge PRO"). Built for business, AMD PRO APUs deliver increased computing and graphics performance, improved energy efficiency, while providing a secure and stabl... 
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9/27/16AMD Takes Embedded Applications to the Next Level With New GPUs
AMD Embedded Radeon(TM) E9260 and E9550 GPUs Deliver Stunning Graphics, Improved Energy Efficiency, and Integrated 4K Video Encode/Decode Capabilities LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 09/27/16 -- G2E -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the AMD Embedded Radeon™ E9260 and E9550 graphics processing units (GPUs), the industry's first discrete embedded graphics cards leveraging the new AMD Polaris architecture. The cards are ideal for applications requiring rich multimedia and 4K video in power-... 
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9/27/16AMD Embedded Processors Selected by IGT for New "CrystalCurve ULTRA" Gaming Machine
AMD Embedded Radeon(TM) E9260 GPU Featured in Next-Generation IGT Cabinet LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 09/27/16 -- G2E -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that its AMD Embedded Radeon™ E9260 GPU has been selected by International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT), the global leader in gaming, for its new "CrystalCurve ULTRA™" gaming cabinet to drive dual 4K monitors at native resolutions, which will be a first in the casino gaming industry. The AMD Embedded Radeon™ E9260 GPU is th... 
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9/23/16AMD Announces Early Results of Cash Tender Offers and Consent
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/23/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the early results of its previously announced cash tender offers for certain of its outstanding 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019, 7.75% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "7.75% Notes"), 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 (the "7.50% Notes") and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 (the "7.00% Notes" and, collectively, the "Notes"), subject to any applicable Tender Cap (as defined below). According to information received from D.F. King &... 
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9/13/16AMD Recognized by Dow Jones Sustainability Index for Corporate Sustainability Leadership
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/13/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America, marking its 15th consecutive year on the index and another in a line of recognitions this year for its corporate responsibility leadership in the semiconductor industry. "AMD has a long history of commitment and leadership in corporate responsibility, and we are honored to once again be named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index,"... 
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9/9/16AMD Commences Tender Offers for Certain of Its 6.75% Senior Notes Due 2019, 7.75% Senior Notes Due 2020, 7.50% Senior Notes Due 2022 and 7.00% Senior Notes Due 2024
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it commenced cash tender offers for up to $1,035 million aggregate total consideration for its outstanding 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019, 7.75% Senior Notes due 2020 (the "7.75% Notes"), 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 (collectively, the "Notes"), subject to any applicable Tender Cap (as defined below). Concurrent with the tender offers, AMD is also soliciting consent from the holders... 
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9/9/16AMD Announces Pricing and Upsize of $700 Million of Convertible Senior Notes and Pricing of Public Offering of $600 Million of Common Stock
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the pricing of an upsized public offering of $700 million aggregate principal amount of its 2.125% Convertible Senior Notes due 2026 (the "New Notes"). The offering of the New Notes was upsized from an originally announced amount of $450 million. AMD also announced the pricing of a public offering of shares of its common stock (the "Shares") of $600 million at a price of $6.00 per share. AMD expects the transaction... 
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9/7/16AMD to Present at Deutsche Bank Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference at 9:40 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016 in Las Vegas. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will b... 
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9/7/16AMD Wins Prestigious Catalyst Award for 25x20 Energy Efficiency Initiative
Green Electronics Council Honors AMD for "Catalyzing Impact at Scale" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the company has received the Catalyst Award for its 25x20 energy efficiency initiative, presented by the Green Electronics Council (GEC) after review by an independent panel of judges. The award will be formally presented at the Electronics Goes Green 2016 conference in Berlin on September 7, 2016. AMD is ahead of pace to achieve its ambitious g... 
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9/6/16AMD Announces Public Offerings of $600 Million of Common Stock and $450 Million of Convertible Senior Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/06/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it intends to commence concurrent public offerings, subject to market and other conditions, of approximately $600 million of its common stock (the "Shares") and $450 million aggregate principal amount of its convertible senior notes due 2026 (the "New Notes"). AMD is offering all of the Shares and the New Notes. In addition, AMD expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to approximately ... 
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9/5/16New Mainstream & eSports-Ready Gaming PCs Powered by 7th Generation AMD A-Series Desktop Processors Debut Globally
"Bristol Ridge" APUs Pair With the All-New AM4 Desktop Platform to Increase Productivity and Enhance Immersive and Gaming Experiences; HP and Lenovo Design Launches Demonstrate Readiness of AM4 Platform for Upcoming "Summit Ridge" CPUs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/05/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the first OEM systems to feature 7th Generation AMD A-Series desktop processors are now shipping, paired with the new AMD AM4 platform supporting DDR4 memory and next-gen I/O an... 
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8/31/16AMD Announces Multi-Year Amendment to the Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/31/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) Comprehensive 5-year amendment strengthens strategic partnership and provides AMD with flexibility in sourcing foundry services in 14nm and 7nm technology nodes Establishes a framework for technology collaboration between AMD and GF at the 7nm technology node AMD issues a warrant for common stock to Mubadala-owned company AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) anno... 
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8/29/16AMD CTO Mark Papermaster and Vice President of Alliances Roy Taylor Detail Future of VR at IFA 2016
Several VR Industry Leaders Slated to Join AMD on Stage to Highlight Innovative New Usages of VR and Business Opportunities BERLIN, GERMANY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/29/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster will deliver a keynote address, "Race to Reality -- The Next Billion-People Market Opportunity," on Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. Central European Time (7:00 AM Eastern Time) in CityCube Berlin at IFA consumer... 
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8/18/16AMD Demonstrates Breakthrough Performance of Next-Generation "Zen" Processor Core
Performance Preview of "Summit Ridge" Desktop Processor Demonstrates AMD Achieved 40% Instruction per Clock Improvement; AMD Unveils First Demonstration of 32-Core "Naples" Server Processor SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/18/16 -- At an event last night in San Francisco, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) provided additional architectural details and a first look at the performance of its next-generation, high-performance "Zen" processor core. AMD demonstrated the "Zen" core achieving a 40% generatio... 
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8/12/16Lenovo Debuts Its First Ever PC Monitor With AMD FreeSync(TM) Technology
Astounding Curved Surface of the New Lenovo(TM) Y27f Curved Gaming Monitor Offers Greater Gaming Immersion and Smooth, Stutter-Free Gaming Harnessing AMD FreeSync Technology SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the new Lenovo™ Y27f Curved Gaming Monitor, its first free-standing display incorporating AMD FreeSync™ technology, offering low input latency and an ultra-smooth, stutter free gaming and multimedia experience.1 With "the most extreme curve av... 
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8/8/16Introducing Radeon(TM) RX 460 Graphics: Disruptive Technology for All eSports Gamers Around the World
Newest Chapter in the Polaris Story Enables Smooth Frames, 4K Game Streaming, and Exciting Future-Proof Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/08/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unleashed the new Radeon™ RX 460 graphics card, engineered from the ground up for eSports gamers who demand pristine HD gaming, extraordinarily smooth beyond-HD streaming capabilities, and a distinguished assortment of future-proof1 gaming technologies. With an ultra-quiet cooling solution and sub-75W power f... 
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8/4/16The Radeon Rebellion Storms Ahead With the Gamer Optimized Radeon(TM) RX 470 GPU
Brilliant HD Gaming Technology Powered by the Award-Winning Polaris Architecture SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/04/16 -- Following the launch of the game-changing Radeon™ RX 480 in June, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled the new Radeon™ RX 470, which delivers AMD's renowned Polaris architectural DNA and an extraordinary value proposition to an even larger cross-section of the world's most demanding gamers, with a starting SEP of just $179 USD. Supercharged with true asynchronous comput... 
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8/2/16AMD to Present at Pacific Crest 18th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/02/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su will present at the Pacific Crest 18th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum at 10 a.m. MDT on Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016 in Vail, Colorado. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available ... 
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7/25/16AMD Radeon(TM) Pro SSG Set to Transform Workstation PC Architecture, and to Shatter Real-Time Visual Computing Barriers
Increasing Speed of Modern Workflows by an Order of Magnitude, Disruptive Technology Accelerates the Art of the Impossible With Potential for Terabytes of Memory ANAHEIM, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/16 -- SIGGRAPH -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it is developing a new Radeon™ Pro solution for large dataset applications, which will be available initially as a developer kit. Starting at a full terabyte of Radeon™ Solid State Graphics (SSG), this innovative Radeon Pro technology will provid... 
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7/25/16AMD Introduces New Professional Graphics Vision and Strategy, Empowering the "Art of the Impossible"
Radeon(TM) Pro WX Series, the First Polaris Architecture-Based Workstation Products Break the Boundaries of Imagination ANAHEIM, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/16 -- SIGGRAPH -- At an exclusive event for some of the world's top artists, designers and engineers, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled powerful new solutions to address modern content creation and engineering: the new Radeon™ Pro WX Series of professional graphics cards. The new brand, targeting ten million professional graphics users, ha... 
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7/25/16AMD Open Sources Professional GPU-Optimized Photorealistic Renderer
AMD Radeon Technologies Group Deepens Its Commitment to Open Source; Formally Launches Radeon ProRender ANAHEIM, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/16 -- SIGGRAPH -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that its powerful physically-based rendering engine is becoming open source, giving developers access to the source code. As part of GPUOpen, Radeon ProRender (formerly previewed as AMD FireRender) enables creators to bring ideas to life through high-performance applications and workflows enhanced by ph... 
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7/25/16Major Pachinko and Pachislot Provider Selects AMD for New 3D Gaming Machine
Sammy Corporation Adopts AMD Embedded R-Series APU for Pachislot SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Sammy Corporation in Japan is using the AMD Embedded R-Series APU for its new pachislot machine, named "Pachislot Hokuto no Ken: Shura no Kuni." Much like other gaming options, pachislot systems are increasingly compute intensive and graphically immersive, requiring high performance 3D graphics for the modern game player. Sammy has announced tha... 
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7/21/16AMD Reports 2016 Second Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/21/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the second quarter of 2016 of $1,027 million, operating loss of $8 million, and net income of $69 million, or $0.08 per diluted share. Non-GAAP (1) operating income was $3 million and non-GAAP (1) net loss was $40 million, or $0.05 per share. GAAP Financial Results Q2-16 ... 
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7/13/16Radeon(TM) Graphics Best for Conquering the Known World in Sid Meier's Civilization(R) VI
Gamers Can Depend on Radeon(TM) GPUs for a World Class DirectX(R) 12 Experience With Full Support for Asynchronous Compute and Explicit Multi-Adapter SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/13/16 -- Today AMD (NASDAQ: AMD), 2K and Firaxis Games announced a technical partnership to implement a truly exceptional DirectX® 12 renderer for Radeon™ GPUs into the graphics engine powering Sid Meier's Civilization® VI. Complete with support for advanced DirectX® 12 features like asynchronous compute and ... 
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7/12/16AMD to Showcase New Professional-Class Radeon Products Powering the Immersive Content Creation Era at SIGGRAPH 2016
"Capsaicin" Event Will Preview Stunning New Graphics Tools and Technologies for Content Creators, Announce Bold New Content Creation Solutions and Exciting Industry Collaborations SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it will webcast a live showcase of creative graphics solutions during SIGGRAPH 2016 in Anaheim, California. AMD will present a marquee "Capsaicin" event for content creators, press and partners hosted by Radeon Technologies Group's Senio... 
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7/7/16AMD to Report Fiscal Second Quarter Results on July 21, 2016
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at 5 p.m. EDT / 2 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal second quarter ended June 25, 2016. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one year afte... 
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6/29/16AMD Acquires Software Company HiAlgo, Laying Groundwork for Future Gaming Innovation in Radeon Software
HiAlgo Acquisition Brings New Capabilities to Radeon Software to Maximize Gaming Experience per Dollar for PC Users SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/29/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the acquisition of software company HiAlgo Inc., a developer of unique PC gaming technologies designed to help Radeon™ RX Series GPUs transform gaming experience, increase GPU efficiency and improve the overall consistency of gaming experiences. The acquisition lays the groundwork for future gaming i... 
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6/29/16AMD Launches the Radeon Rebellion With the Radeon(TM) RX 480 Graphics Card, Available Now
PC Ecosystem, Gamers and Game Developers Commend Radeon™ RX 480 for Redefining Performance/$ in Its Class and Delivering the Most Compelling Solution for Premium VR Experiences SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/29/16 -- Today a revolution in PC gaming and VR began as AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) launched the Radeon™ RX 480 graphics card designed to deliver enthusiast-level gaming performance and features, the world's most advanced graphics technology and an extraordinary value proposition to fans and... 
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6/21/16AMD 25x20 Energy Efficiency Initiative Receives "Environmental Project of the Year" Award
Environmental Leader Recognizes AMD for "Real World Advances" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the company's 25x20 energy efficiency initiative has been named an Environmental Leader "Project of the Year." The Environmental Leader awards, bestowed by one of the top publications in environmental science and stewardship, recognize excellence and innovation leading to improved environmental or energy management. Judges noted that the AMD 25x20 ... 
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6/14/16AMD Publishes 21st Annual Corporate Responsibility Report
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released its 21st corporate responsibility (CR) report and summary magazine, detailing the company's progress towards its social and environmental goals, as well as outlining the CR impacts and opportunities in its supply chain and associated with the use of its products. "This year's corporate responsibility report highlights several examples of how AMD technologies are improving the world around us," said AMD President an... 
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6/13/16AMD Provides Sneak Peek of Full Line of Radeon(TM) RX Series Graphics Processors at E3
Polaris Architecture-Based Graphics Cards to Deliver Premium Engineering for Unprecedented Performance, Extraordinary VR Experiences and Future-Proof Technologies(1) LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/16 -- E3 2016 -- Today at Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) CEO Lisa Su delivered a pre-launch showcase of the full line of forthcoming Radeon™ RX Series graphics cards set to transform PC gaming this summer by delivering enthusiast class performance and features for ga... 
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5/31/16AMD Showcases New High-Performance Solutions at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016
Launches 7th Generation AMD A-Series APUs; Outlines the Market Opportunity and Announces Availability Date for New Radeon RX GPUs; Delivers First Public Demonstration of Upcoming High-Performance Desktop Processor Featuring "Zen" Processor Cores TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 05/31/16 -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016 -- Building off its legacy of innovation, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today highlighted multiple updates about the company's upcoming high-performance compute and graphics solutions. "We enter... 
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5/31/16Work Faster, Play Longer With New Mobile 7th Generation AMD A-Series Processors
New Mobile APU Lineup Equipped With Advanced Features Boosts Immersive and Productive Performance, and Improves Energy Efficiency TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 05/31/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its full 7th Generation AMD A-Series Processor lineup, designed to help provide powerful productivity and entertainment performance with maximum mobility for consumers. Previously codenamed "Bristol Ridge" and "Stoney Ridge," the 7th Generation AMD FX™, A-Series, and E-Series Accelerate... 
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5/31/16Radeon(TM) RX 480 Set to Drive Premium VR Experiences Into the Hands of Millions of Consumers; Starting at Just $199
First Polaris architecture-based graphics processor to deliver premium VR capability with less than half the power consumption; expected to accelerate the size of the VR-ready install-base and dramatically increase the pace of VR ecosystem growth TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 05/31/16 -- COMPUTEX 2016 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled the company's strategy for its upcoming Polaris architecture-based Radeon™ RX Series graphics cards, introducing impressive levels of VR performance and ... 
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5/25/16Introducing the AMD FirePro(TM) S7100X, the Industry's First and Only Hardware-Virtualized GPU for Blade Servers
New Graphics Virtualization Solution Provides Workstation-Class Experience, Makes Debut in HPE ProLiant WS460c Gen9 Graphics Server Blades Available Now SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/25/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced AMD Multiuser GPU (MxGPU) for blade servers, AMD FirePro™ S7100X GPU. AMD MxGPU is the industry's first and only hardware-virtualized GPU compliant with the SR-IOV (Single Root I/O Virtualization) PCIe® virtualization standard. The AMD FirePro S7100X GPU is a simp... 
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5/19/16AMD to Showcase Latest Technology During Computex 2016 Press Conference and Webcast
Event Will Feature Launch of 7th Generation AMD A-Series Processors, Polaris Updates and More SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/19/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it will hold a press conference and live webcast during Computex 2016 in Taipei, Taiwan. The event will begin on Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 10:00 PM EDT. The event is slated to feature presentations from AMD executives including AMD President and CEO Lisa Su; Senior Vice President and General Manager, Computing and Graphic... 
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5/12/16Board Member John Caldwell Appointed as Chairman of AMD Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Board member John Caldwell as Chairman. Caldwell succeeds Bruce Claflin as Chairman of the Board. Claflin has been Chairman of the Board since March 2009 and will continue to serve as an AMD Board member. "I am honored to be named chairman of AMD's Board," said John Caldwell. "It is an exciting time to be part of AMD as we execute on our transformative strategy -- bringing... 
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5/11/16AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan, Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer, Devinder Kumar will present at the J.P. Morgan, Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 8:40 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in Boston. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusi... 
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4/29/16AMD and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Co., Ltd. Close on Semiconductor Assembly and Test Joint Venture
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) NFME and AMD Close $436M Transaction and Launch New JV to Expand the Customer Base for AMD's World-Class Suzhou and Penang Assembly and Test Facilities NFME pays $371M for 85% JV ownership AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Co., Ltd. (NFME) (SZSE: TFWD) today announced that they have closed the transaction to create a joint venture offer... 
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4/21/16AMD Reports 2016 First Quarter Results
Executed a Meaningful Step in IP Monetization Strategy to Accelerate AMD's Growth; Assembly, Test, Mark and Pack (ATMP) Joint Venture (JV) Transaction Remains on Track to Close in Q2 2016 SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the first quarter of 2016 of $832 million, operating loss of $68 million, and net loss of $109 million, or $0.14 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating loss was $55 million and non-GAAP(1) net loss was $96 million, or $0.12 ... 
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4/14/16AMD Announces World's First Professional Workstation Graphics Card With Industry-Leading 32GB Memory
New Creative Tools for VR Showcased With Hardware and Software Partners at 2016 NAB Show LAS VEGAS, NE -- (Marketwired) -- 04/14/16 -- At the 2016 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Show, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the new AMD FirePro W9100 32GB -- the world's first workstation graphics card with industry leading 32GB memory support for large asset workflows with creative applications1 planned for availability in Q2 2016. AMD also introduced the AMD FireRender plug-in for Autodesk® 3d... 
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4/12/16AMD to Host Hybrid Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/12/16 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) is scheduled to hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 9 a.m. PDT at its corporate headquarters, "Commons Building," 1 AMD Place, Sunnyvale, California and on the Internet through a virtual meeting at amd.onlineshareholdermeeting.com. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the meeting. The matters to be voted on at the meeting are set forth in ... 
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4/7/16AMD to Report Fiscal First Quarter Results on April 21, 2016
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Thursday, April 21, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ended March 26, 2016. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one y... 
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4/5/16AMD Accelerates Availability of Mobile 7th Generation AMD A-Series Processors
Delivered Well Ahead of Schedule, New Processors Feature up to Double-Digit Percentage Gains in Computing and Graphics Performance to Garner Designs From Global PC OEMs(1) SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/05/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced early availability of its new mobile 7th Generation AMD A-Series Processors, timed to support an exciting new notebook design by HP Inc. Equipped with advanced video, graphics, performance, and security features designed to boost productivity an... 
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3/31/16New AMD FirePro S9300 x2 Server GPU Fuels Efforts to Create Largest Map of the Universe
Researchers at Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment Select World's Fastest Single-Precision GPU Accelerator for High-Performance Computing Project SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/31/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that researchers at the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) will harness the AMD FirePro™ S9300 x2 Server GPU, the world's fastest single-precision GPU accelerator1, to analyze extraordinary amounts of data to help create a new, very detaile... 
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3/29/16AMD Brings the ASSASSIN'S CREED Movie VR Experience to Life With the AMD Radeon(TM) Pro Duo GPU and AMD LiquidVR(TM) Technology
16 TFLOPS of Compute Performance Unleashed to Create a Historic VR Experience SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/29/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that 20th Century Fox, New Regency, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, and VR development studio Practical Magic chose the AMD Radeon™ Pro Duo GPU featuring the AMD LiquidVR™ SDK, the world's fastest VR development platform1, to bring the upcoming ASSASSIN'S CREED movie VR experience to life. ASSASSIN'S CREED VR is a film-based live action cinematic virt... 
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3/23/16Radeon(TM) Graphics: The Intersection of Speed and Sophistication in the DirectX(R) 12 Era
Exciting new DirectX(R) 12 game and engine partnerships, exclusive hardware features, and winning performance for gamers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/23/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today once again took the pole position in the DirectX® 12 era with an impressive roster of state-of-the-art DirectX® 12 games and engines, each with extensive tuning for the Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture at the heart of modern Radeon™ GPUs. "DirectX® 12 is poised to transform the world of PC gaming, a... 
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3/14/16AMD Radeon Pro Duo Featuring LiquidVR(TM) Is the World's First Platform for VR Content Creation and Consumption
AMD brings supercomputing performance to VR SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today introduced the world's most powerful platform for virtual reality (VR)1, capable of both creating and consuming VR content. AMD's Radeon™ Pro Duo with its LiquidVR™ SDK is a platform aimed at most all aspects of VR content creation: from entertainment to education, journalism, medicine and cinema. With an astonishing 16 teraflops of compute performance, AMD offers a complete s... 
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3/14/16AMD and Crytek Partner to Deliver Advanced VR Hardware and Software to Universities
AMD named exclusive GPU technology provider for Crytek VR First(TM) initiative SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it is helping colleges and universities create dedicated virtual reality (VR) labs as Crytek's exclusive technology partner in their VR First™ initiative. The VR First™ initiative provides colleges and universities a ready-made VR solution for developers, students and researchers. AMD will equip the labs with its new Radeon™ Pro Duo... 
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3/14/16AMD Takes 83% Share of Global VR System Market(1), Driving Leading VR Experiences for Consumers and Developers
AMD expands the VR ecosystem with first-ever Polaris 10 GPU demonstration, and its new GPU certified program for VR SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced today at the 2016 Game Developer Conference that the company will underscore its dominance of the global virtual reality systems market. It revealed new advances in hardware and software to further the reach of VR, and unveiled its new GPU certified program that simplifies adoption of VR technology for... 
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3/10/16AMD Revolutionizes External GPUs for Notebooks With AMD XConnect(TM) Technology in Collaboration With Intel and Razer
Razer Introduces the Razer Blade Stealth Notebook Enabled With AMD XConnect™ Technology, and the Razer Core Graphics Enclosure, Offering a Plug-and-Play Solution for External GPUs Over Thunderbolt™ 3 SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced AMD XConnect™ technology, making it easier than ever to pair a powerful external Radeon™ graphics card with a compatible notebook or 2-in-1 using Thunderbolt™ 3. AMD XConnect™ technology is a groundbreaking new featur... 
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3/7/16AMD Radeon to Showcase Latest Innovations in Virtual Reality and Gaming at "Capsaicin" Live Webcast at GDC
Event Will Feature Industry Luminaries Including Crytek, HTC, Oculus, and Previews of New Silicon and Software Advancements SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/07/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast live from the historical landmark, Ruby Skye, during the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. This marquee developer and press event, entitled "Capsaicin," will be hosted by Radeon Technologies Group's Senior Vice President and Chief Architect Raja Koduri on Monda... 
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3/2/16AMD GPUOpen Fuels Seismic Supercomputing Efforts for Geoscience Leader CGG With Open Source Software and AMD FirePro GPUs
CGG Speeds Energy Research Using AMD GPUOpen to Move to Open Source and Power More Than 1 PetaFLOPS Using AMD FirePro(TM) S9150 GPUs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/02/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that CGG, a pioneering global geophysical services and equipment company, has deployed AMD FirePro™ S9150 server GPUs to accelerate its geoscience oil and gas research efforts, harnessing more than 1 PetaFLOPS of GPU processing power. Employing AMD's HPC GPU Computing software tools ... 
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3/1/16AMD Enhances Its Desktop Processor Line Up With New A10-7890K and Athlon(TM) X4 880K Processors, Delivering Superior Performance, Features, and Near-Silent Operation
AMD A-Series and Athlon Parts Offer Outstanding Performance and Value, and Include New AMD Thermal Solutions Providing Quiet Functionality and Improved Thermal Capabilities SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/01/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced new additions to its 2016 Desktop processor family, offering increasingly powerful processor options available for anyone seeking outstanding gameplay and power efficiency for their desktop PC. New AMD A10-7890K Setting a new APU S... 
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2/23/16AMD Expands Low-Power, G-Series Processor Family to Scale Performance, Price, and Power Across Its Embedded Line
Three New SoC Additions Deliver Top-to-Bottom Options for Gaming, Imaging, Industrial Control, and Other Common x86 Applications NUREMBERG, GERMANY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/23/16 -- -- Embedded World 2016 -- At Embedded World today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced its 3rd Generation AMD Embedded G-Series SoCs and the Embedded G-Series LX SoC, providing customers a broadened portfolio of performance options. The latest offerings expand developers' ability to scale x86 platforms, starting with the en... 
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2/17/16AMD and The Associated Press Collaborate to Enable Next-Generation Virtual Reality Journalism
New Era for VR News and Features to Bring Humanity's Defining Moments to Life SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/17/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) has joined with The Associated Press to form a new virtual reality experience channel to fuel next-generation journalism. As part of the collaboration between the companies, AP will leverage AMD Radeon™ graphics technology to render lifelike VR environments built around news and documentary content, and AMD will provide the hardware platforms, software t... 
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2/11/16AMD to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/11/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. PST on Thursday, March 3, 2016 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of... 
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2/10/16AMD Increases Notebook Market Traction
New Design Wins, Large-Scale Enterprise Deployments, and Technology Feature Adoption Show Continued Momentum for 6th Generation AMD A-Series Processors SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/10/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced increasing momentum for the 6th Generation AMD PRO A-Series mobile processors, based on the introduction of two new HP notebook design wins, new large-scale enterprise deployments, and the expansion of HP adoption of AMD FreeSync™ technology in its notebooks and di... 
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2/10/16AMD and Saguna Collaborate to Design Low-Power High-Performance Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) Solutions for Mobile Networks
During #MWC16 Companies will demonstrate CloudFlare Content Acceleration MEC Application running on integrated platform YOKNEAM, Israel, February 10, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AMD (NASDAQ:AMD) and Saguna collaborate to create scalable and economical Mobile Edge Computing (MEC) platforms for powering time-sensitive and bandwidth-intensive Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile data and video applications. With the advent of IoT and the need to connect increasing numbers of connected devices, m... 
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2/2/16AMD Offers New Thermal Solutions and Processors for Reliable, Near-Silent Performance
New Desktop Processor Thermal Solutions Offer Superb Cooling and New Processor Options Deliver Efficient Performance for People Who Care About the Way Their PC Runs, Sounds, and Looks SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/02/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today launched new thermal solutions, including the flagship AMD Wraith Cooler, as well as the new AMD A10-7860K and new AMD Athlon™ X4 845 desktop processors. New AMD Thermal Solutions Designed for the consumer who cares about how thei... 
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2/1/16AMD Reveals World's First Hardware-Virtualized GPU Product Line
Virtualization Ecosystem Partners Adopt New AMD FirePro S7150 and AMD FirePro S7150 x2 GPUs as the Bare-Metal Architecture Which Enables a Precise, Secure, High Performance, and Enriched Graphics User Experience SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/01/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today revealed the world's first hardware virtualized GPU products -- AMD FirePro™ S-Series GPUs with Multiuser GPU (MxGPU) technology. AMD's ground-breaking hardware-virtualized GPU architecture delivers an innovative so... 
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1/19/16AMD Reports 2015 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/19/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015 of $958 million, operating loss of $49 million and net loss of $102 million, or $0.13 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating loss was $39 million, non-GAAP(1) net loss was $79 million and non-GAAP(1) loss per share was $0.10. GAAP Financial Results Q4-15 Q3-15 ... 
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1/14/16AMD and Key Industry Partners Welcome the AMD Opteron(TM) A1100 SoC to the 64-Bit ARM Datacenter Arena
Launch Marks Era of Innovation, Choice and Scalable Performance in Servers, Embedded Networking and Storage Applications SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/14/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) marks a major step toward delivering choice and innovation in the datacenter with the launch of the AMD Opteron™ A1100 System-on-Chip (SoC), formerly codenamed "Seattle." Jointly with its software and hardware partners, AMD is accelerating time-to-deployment of ARM®-based systems and driving forward ecosystem s... 
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1/12/16AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on January 19, 2016
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Jan. 19, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 26, 2015. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately ... 
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1/12/16AMD Radeon(TM) to Enable Exciting New Optimizations and Enhancements for Popular China Game, Monster Hunter Online
Game Physics, Lighting Effects, Multi-Display and Improved Performance Coming to Leading MMORPG for Gamers and i-Cafes SHENZHEN, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/16 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it is collaborating with Tencent Games to bring new features, performance and functionality to Monster Hunter Online (MHO) in January, a leading massive multiplayer online role playing game (MMORPG) for the China market. These improvements will significantly enhance the gaming experience for ga... 
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1/4/16AMD Demonstrates Revolutionary 14nm FinFET Polaris GPU Architecture
The World's First Public Showcase of 14nm FinFET PC GPU Technology Promises More Than Double the Performance per Watt Over Previous Generations(1); Now Sampling to OEMs LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/04/16 -- CES 2016 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) provided customers with a glimpse of its upcoming 2016 Polaris GPU architecture, highlighting a wide range of significant architectural improvements including HDR monitor support, and industry-leading performance-per-watt. AMD expects shipments of Pola... 
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12/9/15AMD Achieves Leading Market Share for Thin Clients
Recent Win With HP Adds to Market Momentum SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced that the company achieved a number one market share position for thin clients based on its thin-client shipments. According to its unit sales to thin client customers last year, AMD has more than half of that market, with 53 percent market share.1 Thin clients, with little or no local storage, often serve as intelligent front-ends for server or cloud-based applications. Thin c... 
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12/1/15AMD Launches the Industry's Best Performing Low Profile Graphics Card for CAD for Both Small Form Factor and Tower Workstations
AMD FirePro(TM) W4300 Low Profile Graphics Card Boasts Unprecedented Flexibility in Its Class LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 12/01/15 -- Today at Autodesk University 2015, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) unveiled the AMD FirePro™ W4300 for the best Computer-Aided Design (CAD) performance that fits both small form factor (SFF) and tower workstations.1 The AMD FirePro W4300 card expertly integrates a powerful GPU and 4GB of GDDR5 memory within a low-profile design for installation in SFF as well as full-s... 
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12/1/15AMD Joins Leading Businesses to Protect Climate
Company Signs the American Business Act on Climate Pledge; Demonstrates Progress Across the Value Chain SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/01/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) has joined the American Business Act on Climate Pledge in a coordination with US corporate climate leaders and the White House Office of Public Engagement. AMD along with the other participating business signatories have pledged their support for a positive, action-oriented outcome at the United Nations Climate Summit negotiatio... 
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11/30/15AMD Promotes Renowned Graphics Architect Michael Mantor to Corporate Fellow
Critical Graphics Development Contributions Recognized With Appointment to Company's Highest Technical Level SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/30/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced the appointment of graphics and parallel compute architect Michael Mantor to AMD Corporate Fellow for his demonstrated leadership in graphics engineering. At AMD, Corporate Fellow is the highest possible level of technical recognition with only four employees currently holding the title. Mantor has made key contr... 
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11/24/15Redesigned, Refined, and Supercharged: AMD Launches New Graphics Software, Radeon Software Crimson Edition
Fully Re-Architected Graphics Software Ushers in a New Era of Immersive Computing With Redesigned User Interface, Remarkable Features, Powerful Performance Boosts and Significant Power Savings for Gamers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/24/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released its completely reimagined graphics software suite, Radeon Software Crimson Edition, giving users an exceptional new user experience, 12 new or enhanced features, up to 20 percent more graphics performance1, adjustab... 
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11/16/15AMD Launches 'Boltzmann Initiative' to Dramatically Reduce Barriers to GPU Computing on AMD FirePro(TM) Graphics
New Tools Target an Unprecedented 28 Teraflops of Processing at Less Than a Kilowatt by 2016 AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 11/16/15 -- Building on its strategic investments in heterogeneous system architecture (HSA), AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced a suite of tools designed to ease development of high-performance, energy efficient heterogeneous computing systems. The "Boltzmann Initiative" leverages HSA's ability to harness both central processing units (CPU) and AMD FirePro™ graphics processing... 
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11/12/15AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/12/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule: Dec. 2, 2015, 2 p.m. MST - Lisa Su, president and chief executive officer, will present at the Credit Suisse 19th Annual Technology, Media & Telecom Conference. Dec. 8, 2015, 9:35 a.m. EST - Devinder Kumar, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the Raymond James Technology Investors Conference. ... 
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11/11/15AMD Promotes Ruth Cotter to Expanded Role as Senior Vice President Human Resources, Corporate Communications, and Investor Relations
Robert Gama Named Corporate Vice President and Chief Talent Officer SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/11/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the promotion of Ruth Cotter (44) to senior vice president of Human Resources, Corporate Communications, and Investor Relations reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. In this expanded role, Cotter is responsible for overseeing all aspects of these three corporate functions and driving cross-functional alignment to help the company achieve its ... 
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10/21/15AMD Achieves High-End Embedded Performance Leadership With New R-Series Processors
New Embedded Single-Chip Offerings Deliver Superior Graphics, First DDR4 Memory Support SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/21/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced new AMD Embedded R-Series SOC processors that establish performance leadership across a targeted range of embedded application market requirements for digital signage, retail signage, medical imaging, electronic gaming, media storage and communications and networking. Designed for demanding embedded needs, the processors incorp... 
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10/20/15AMD to Present at Wells Fargo Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/20/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su will present at the Wells Fargo Technology, Media & Telecom Conference on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015 at 9:20 a.m. EST in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 da... 
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10/15/15AMD and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Co., Ltd to Establish Industry-Leading Semiconductor Assembly and Test Joint Venture
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/15/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics Co., Ltd (NFME) (SZSE: TFWD) $436 million agreement combines AMD's high-volume ATMP facilities with Nantong Fujitsu Microelectronics' OSAT expertise to service broad range of customers Latest step in AMD's strategic transformation further sharpens focus and operations on designing high-performance products AMD to contribute Penang and Suzhou assembly and test manu... 
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10/15/15AMD Reports 2015 Third Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/15/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) Strong 13% quarter-over-quarter revenue growth $65 million inventory write-down primarily of older-generation APUs Announced corporate restructuring plan to further reduce operating expenses Announcing a definitive agreement for Assembly, Test, Mark and Pack (ATMP) manufacturing joint venture AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the third quarter of 2... 
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10/8/15AMD to Report Fiscal Third Quarter Results on October 15, 2015
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter ended September 26, 2015. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately... 
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10/5/15AMD Partners With Oculus and Dell to Power Oculus Ready PCs
AMD Radeon(TM) R9 GPUs to Deliver a Fully Immersive VR Experience for Future Oculus Ready PCs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Oculus and Dell to equip Oculus Ready PCs with AMD Radeon™ GPUs, starting at $999USD. The powerful PCs are designed to deliver stunning gaming performance and enable spectacular VR experiences for consumers around the world by leveraging AMD VR leadership with LiquidVR™ and Graphics Core Next architec... 
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10/5/15AMD LiquidVR(TM) Technology Wins Prestigious Lumiere Award
AMD LiquidVR(TM) Technology Recognized as a New Technology Driving the Creative Industry Forward by the Advanced Imaging Society, Representing Premier Hollywood Stakeholders HOLLYWOOD, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/05/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced AMD LiquidVR™ technology, an AMD initiative dedicated to making virtual reality (VR) experiences as comfortable and realistic as possible, was recognized with the prestigious Lumiere Award by the Advanced Imaging Society for innovation in enter... 
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10/1/15AMD FirePro Graphics Powers New Dell Precision Mobile Workstations for Outstanding Application Performance
AMD Mobile Professional Graphics Deliver Desktop Workstation Results On-the-Go SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/01/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the new Dell Precision™ 3510, 7510, and 7710 mobile workstations are powered by AMD FirePro™ mobile GPUs for outstanding application performance. Mobile workstation users, especially those in the Media and Entertainment field, will benefit from the AMD FirePro™ W7170M GPU with outstanding graphics performance in the Dell Precision ... 
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9/29/15AMD PRO A-Series Processors Commence Shipping With Windows(R) 10 on Commercial PCs
New AMD PRO Processors Deliver Breakthrough Performance and Dependability, Optimized to Meet the Evolving Budget and IT Needs of Businesses SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/29/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today introduced its most powerful line of AMD PRO A-Series mobile processors (formerly codenamed "Carrizo PRO") aimed at the burgeoning commercial laptop market. In collaboration with HP, ExactTrak, and Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated, AMD brings a slew of en... 
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9/29/15AMD Introduces PRO A-Series Processors Enabling Enhanced Performance, Reliability and New Opportunities for Businesses
AMD PRO Processors Deliver Breakthrough Performance and Dependability Optimized to Meet the Evolving Budget and IT Needs of Businesses Today and Tomorrow SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/29/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today introduced its most powerful line of AMD PRO A-Series mobile and desktop processors (formerly codenamed "Carrizo PRO" and "Godavari PRO") to deliver exceptional value and performance for today's challenging workloads. The new line of AMD PRO A-Series processors offer enhanc... 
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9/29/15AMD Expands Embedded Graphics Lineup
Multiple Form Factors Across Several Performance and Power Options Address Variety of Embedded Design Needs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/29/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced multiple new discrete AMD Embedded Radeon™ graphics options suitable for multiple form factors. The suite of products is specifically designed to advance the visual and parallel processing capabilities of embedded applications. The graphics cards represent continued AMD commitment to embedded market innovatio... 
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9/17/15AMD Named to 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 14th Consecutive Year
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/17/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America, marking the company's 14th consecutive appearance on the list. This recognition exemplifies AMD's legacy of dedication to and shared responsibility for the betterment of the environment and society. "This was a great year for corporate responsibility at AMD. Being named to the 2015 Dow Jones Sustainability Index is another proof point tha... 
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9/17/15New Study Shows Upgrading to Latest AMD Processor Reduces Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Personal Computing Use by 50 Percent
Carbon Footprint Research Reveals Dramatic Environmental Benefits of Energy Efficient "Carrizo" Processor vs. Previous Generation SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/17/15 -- Results of an AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) carbon footprint analysis of its 6th Generation A-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), codenamed "Carrizo," show that using the new processor can result in a 50 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions compared to the previous generation APU. The study results are based on the w... 
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9/16/15AMD Expands Technology Partnership With Mentor Graphics
AMD and Mentor Demonstrate Commitment to the Embedded Market and Accelerate Development for x86 and ARM Environments SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced a new agreement with Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) to now provide customers access to Mentor Embedded Sourcery™ CodeBench Lite for AMD Embedded ARM® solutions alongside AMD x86 Embedded solutions. The agreement strengthens AMD's technology partnership with Mentor Graphics, a leading... 
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9/16/15AMD Graphics Help Deliver Amazing Big Screen Wonders to Baahubali: The Beginning
AMD FirePro(TM) Graphics Empower Arka Mediaworks With Epic Visual Effects for International Motion Picture Extravaganza LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Arka Mediaworks used AMD FirePro™ W8100 GPUs, AMD FirePro™ W9100 GPUs and other AMD technologies to bring the motion picture Baahubali: The Beginning to life. Directed by acclaimed film maker S.S. Rajamouli, Baahubali: The Beginning tells the tale of two brothers who find themselves at odd... 
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9/9/15AMD Forms Radeon Technologies Group to Enhance Focus on Graphics and Immersive Computing Under the Leadership of Raja Koduri
Strategic Realignment to Strengthen Performance in Traditional Graphics Markets and Establish Initiatives for Leadership in Emerging Immersive Computing Opportunities in VR and AR SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the promotion of Raja Koduri (47) to senior vice president and chief architect, Radeon Technologies Group, reporting to president and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. In his expanded role, Koduri is responsible for overseeing all aspects of graphics tec... 
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9/8/15AMD Embedded G-Series SoC Arms New Fujitsu Thin Client Solutions With Advanced Features
G-Series SoC Delivers Enhanced Performance, Security and Power Management Technology Ideal for Enterprise IT Environments SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Fujitsu selected the AMD Embedded G-Series SoC (system-on-chip), formerly codenamed "Steppe Eagle," for the newest additions to the FUJITSU Thin Client FUTRO family. The new FUJITSU FUTRO S920, S720 and S520 are powered by AMD Embedded G-Series SoCs that couple high performance computi... 
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9/3/15AMD Unveils Highly Efficient Broadcast Ecosystem Workflows With Industry Leaders at IBC 2015
AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Power Leading Applications for Broadcast and Post Professionals SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/03/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced industry leaders AJA, Adobe, Avid, Blackmagic Design, The Foundry and The Pixel Farm will demonstrate highly efficient workflows with deep AMD FirePro™ professional graphics integration at the AMD Showcase at IBC 2015. The AMD Showcase exhibiting the broadcast media ecosystem will be available for attendees in Hall 7 ... 
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8/31/15AMD Unveils World's First Hardware-Based Virtualized GPU Solution at VMworld 2015
AMD Multiuser GPU Enables Consistent, Predictable and Secure Performance for Virtualized Workstations SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/31/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today at VMworld 2015 demonstrated the world's first hardware-based GPU virtualization solution, the AMD Multiuser GPU. This new solution from AMD enables a virtualized workstation-class experience with full ISV certifications and local desktop-like performance. With the AMD Multiuser GPU, IT pros can easily configure these s... 
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8/27/15AMD Radeon(TM) R9 Nano, World's Smallest and Most Power-Efficient Enthusiast Graphics Card, Brings 4K Gaming to the Living Room
AMD Reinvents the Small-Form-Factor PC With Its Third "Fiji"-Based GPU Featuring High-Bandwidth Memory (HBM) and Next-Generation DirectX(R) 12 Gaming SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/27/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) continues to push the boundaries of graphics card design, today announcing its category-creating AMD Radeon™ R9 Nano, the fastest Mini ITX graphics card ever1 to enable 4K gaming in the living room through ultra-quiet, ultra-compact PC designs. First previewed to gamers around the wo... 
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8/24/15AMD Showcases Graphics, Energy Efficient Computing and Die-Stacking Innovation at Prestigious Hot Chips 27 Conference
AMD Details Engineering Firsts in APU Power Efficiency and Die Stacking Achieved in "Carrizo" APU and "Fiji" GPU Designs CUPERTINO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/24/15 -- Top technologists from AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) are detailing the engineering accomplishments behind the performance and energy efficiency of the new high-performance Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), codenamed "Carrizo," and the new AMD Radeon™ R9 Fury family of GPUs, codenamed "Fiji," at the prestigious annual Hot Chips symposium st... 
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7/21/15AMD to Present at Pacific Crest 17th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/21/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster will present at the Pacific Crest 17th Annual Global Technology Leadership Forum at 10 a.m. MDT on Monday, Aug.10, 2015 in Vail, Colorado. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of ... 
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7/20/15New AMD A-Series Desktop Processors: Smart Choice for Everyday Computing, Powerful eSports Engine and Ready for Windows(R) 10
New AMD A8-7670K APU Delivers an Excellent Experience and Value for Today's Modern Workloads and Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 10 Support SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/20/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD), the company whose technology helps power the Microsoft® Xbox One™ and the Sony® PlayStation 4™, today introduced the newest addition to its A-Series line of desktop processors. The A8-7670K APU provides a superb experience for Microsoft Windows 10, mainstream workloads, and eSports online gaming. T... 
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7/16/15AMD Reports 2015 Second Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the second quarter of 2015 of $942 million, operating loss of $137 million, and net loss of $181 million, or $0.23 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating loss was $87 million and non-GAAP(1) net loss was $131 million, or $0.17 per share. GAAP Financial Results ... 
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7/8/15AMD Unveils Powerful New Catalyst 15.7 Driver for Intuitive Windows(R) 10 Experience Across AMD APU and GPU Solutions
Significant Performance Optimizations and Innovative Features Enable Premium User Experience SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/08/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its new AMD Catalyst™ 15.7 Driver update delivering seamless and intuitive support for Windows® 10 and the DirectX® 12 API, and is a primary ingredient for users to get the most out of their AMD APU and GPU solutions. The AMD Catalyst 15.7 driver is a foundational driver that will help enrich the user experience through ... 
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7/8/15AMD Delivers World's First Server GPU With Industry-Leading 32GB Memory for High Performance Compute
AMD FirePro(TM) S9170 Server GPU Offers Unmatched Onboard Memory to Support Large Dataset Computations SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/08/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the new AMD FirePro™ S9170 server GPU, the world's first and fastest 32GB single-GPU server card for DGEMM heavy double-precision workloads1, with support for OpenCL™ 2.0. Based on the second-generation AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) GPU architecture, this new addition to the AMD FirePro™ server GPU family is capabl... 
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7/6/15AMD Updates Second Quarter Outlook
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/06/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that revenue for the second quarter ended June 27, 2015 is expected to be lower than previously guided. The company now expects second quarter revenue to decrease approximately 8 percent sequentially, compared to the previous guidance of down 3 percent, plus or minus 3 percent. The sequential decrease is primarily due to weaker than expected consumer PC demand impacting the company's Original Equipment Manufacturer... 
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7/2/15AMD and Dell Support Bioinformatics Studies at University of Warsaw in Poland
Dell PowerEdge Servers With AMD FirePro S9150 GPUs Power 1.5 petaFLOPS of Performance for OpenCL Applications in the ORION Supercomputer Cluster at Next Generation Sequencing Centre, Centre of New Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/02/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today unveiled innovation in heterogeneous high performance computing (HPC) by delivering more than 1.5 petaFLOPS of AMD FirePro™ S9150 server GPU performance for the Next Generation Sequencing Centre (NGSC) at the Centre o... 
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6/30/15AMD FirePro(TM) Graphics Powers Virtual Reality Solution From zSpace
AMD Professional Graphics Offers VR-Based Educational Solutions for the Classroom SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/30/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that zSpace has chosen AMD FirePro™ W5170M graphics to power the new zSpace for Education enabling real world virtual reality in the classroom. Unlike other VR solutions, AMD FirePro professional graphics-powered zSpace for Education delivers interaction and group collaboration through a VR precision 'stylus' to naturally access the ... 
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6/17/15AMD Embedded G-Series SoC Powers New Line of Samsung All-in-One Thin Client Solutions
AMD, No. 1 in Thin Client Computing Globally, Wins With New Scalable, Low-Power Solution SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/17/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. selected the AMD Embedded G-Series SoC (system on chip) for a new line of all-in-one cloud monitors featuring integrated thin client technology. The Samsung 21.5-inch TC222W and 23.6-inch TC242W are powered by AMD Embedded G-Series SoCs that couple high-performance compute and graphics capabi... 
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6/16/15AMD Ushers in a New Era of PC Gaming With Radeon(TM) R9 and R7 300 Series Graphics Line-Up Including World's First Graphics Family With Revolutionary HBM Technology
AMD Unleashes a Spectrum of Innovation With Advanced Technologies Like High-Bandwidth Memory, the Best 4K Gaming Experiences, and the Most Advanced VR Solutions, All Ready For Next-Generation DirectX(R) 12 Gaming LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today ushered in a new era of PC gaming, unveiling its line of next-generation AMD Radeon™ graphics cards at a live webcast held in Los Angeles and broadcast to thousands of gamers around the world, joined by industry ... 
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6/9/15AMD Publishes 20th Anniversary Corporate Responsibility Report
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/09/15 -- Demonstrating a legacy of dedication to transparency and shared responsibility for the betterment of the environment and society, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today released its 2014 and 20th anniversary corporate responsibility (CR) report and summary magazine. Since 1995, AMD has continually evolved its responsibility reporting to reflect changes in the scope of CR and increase stakeholder value. Today the company announced another step forward with the lau... 
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6/8/15AMD to Usher in "A New Era in PC Gaming" in Live Webcast at E3
Event to Include Special Guests, Latest Gaming Trends, and New Product Announcements SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/08/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast live from the Belasco Theater in Los Angeles during E3. The event, "A New Era in PC Gaming," will be hosted by AMD's Chief Gaming Scientist, Richard Huddy on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at 12:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM CDT/9:00 AM PDT). A real-time video webcast of the event will be accessible on the Investor Relations h... 
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6/2/15AMD Unveils 6th Generation A-Series Processor Bringing Unprecedented HD Streaming, Online Gaming, and Innovative Computing Experiences to Notebooks and All-in-Ones
World's First High-Performance Accelerated Processing Unit in a System-on-Chip Design Redefines the Notebook Processor, Delivering up to 2x the Battery Life Than Before(1) and 2x the Gaming Performance of Competing Platforms(2) SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced its 6th Generation A-Series Processor, the world's first high-performance Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) in a System-on-Chip (SoC) design. Previously codenamed "Carrizo," the 6th Generat... 
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6/1/15Jim Anderson Joins AMD to Lead Computing and Graphics Business Group
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/01/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Jim Anderson (43) has joined the company as senior vice president and general manager of AMD's Computing and Graphics (CG) business group, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. Anderson will be responsible for managing all aspects of strategy, business management, engineering, and sales for AMD's computing and graphics products and solutions. "Jim's business and technical expertise make him another stro... 
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5/28/15More Performance, Features, and Value: New AMD A-Series Desktop Processors Deliver Best-in-Class Experience for eSports and Online Gaming
New AMD A10-7870K APU Provides Exceptional Value and Performance for Today's Modern Workloads and Microsoft Windows(R) 10 SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today introduced the latest addition to its line of desktop A-Series processors, the A10-7870K APU, a refresh to the existing line of processors codenamed "Kaveri". The A10-7870K delivers a best-in-class experience for eSports and online gaming with superior performance1, best-in-class efficiency in DirectX® 12... 
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5/28/15AMD Lights Up Broadway With Times Square's Largest High Definition Display
AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Light Up 24 Megapixels and 25,000 Sq. Ft. of Immersive Experience in the Heart of New York City SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced details behind one of the world's largest and most technologically advanced display walls, located in New York's Times Square at 1535 Broadway, between 45th and 46th Streets. The stunning visuals that drive the digital sign's massive size -- 25,000 square feet of Ultra-High Definiti... 
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5/6/15AMD Unveils New 7000 Series APUs and New Radeon(TM) Graphics Products for OEM PCs
Latest APU and GPU Technologies Are Designed to Enable Tech Enthusiasts, Hard-Core Gamers and Mainstream Consumers Alike NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today at their 2015 Financial Analyst Day is unveiling new AMD 7000 Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), AMD Radeon™ 300 and M300 Series Graphics, and AMD A-Series desktop APU updates, delivering a robust lineup of products in 2015 that reinforce AMD's surround computing leadership. "We're excited about ... 
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5/6/15AMD Outlines Sharpened Focus at 2015 Financial Analyst Day
Next-Generation Technologies and Products Designed to Drive Profitable Growth Across Gaming, Immersive Platforms, and Fuel a Significant Return to the Datacenter NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 05/06/15 -- Today, at its 2015 Financial Analyst Day taking place at Nasdaq MarketSite, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) provided details on the company's multi-year strategy to drive profitable growth based on delivering next-generation technologies powering a broad set of high-performance, differentiated products ... 
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5/4/15AMD Named to CR Magazine's 100 Best Corporate Citizens List
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/04/15 -- For the third consecutive year, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) was named to Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine's list of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens, which ranks public companies based on outstanding corporate responsibility performance. CR Magazine develops the list to showcase companies who are on the forefront of best-in-class corporate citizenship reporting and encourage greater corporate accountability and responsibility. "AMD is honored to once a... 
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4/22/15AMD to Present at Jefferies 2015 Global TMT Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/22/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Devinder Kumar will present at the Jefferies 2015 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 in Miami. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the ... 
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4/16/15AMD Reports 2015 First Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/16/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the first quarter of 2015 of $1.03 billion, operating loss of $137 million and net loss of $180 million, or $0.23 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating loss was $30 million and non-GAAP(1) net loss was $73 million, or $0.09 per share. GAAP Financial Results ... 
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4/13/15AMD and Avid Join Forces to Power Exceptional 4K Workflow Performance for Media Composer Editing Professionals
Customers of Industry-Leading Video Editing Application Gain Increased Productivity With Cross-Platform AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Support LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 04/13/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced certification for Avid Media Composer® 8.4 to support broadcast and digital content creation customers for successful HD and 4K workflows powered by AMD FirePro™ professional graphics, both for Microsoft Windows® and the Mac Pro workstations. The new support for Avid Media Com... 
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4/9/15AMD to Report Fiscal First Quarter Results on April 16, 2015
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/09/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ended March 28, 2015. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's website at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximately one y... 
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4/9/15AMD Showcases Cutting Edge Hardware and Software Digital Content Collaborations for 2015 NAB Show Attendees
New AMD Photo-Realistic Render Plug-In Debuts for a Variety of Leading Applications LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 04/09/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) joins forces with the industry's most notable hardware and software leaders at the 2015 NAB Show to equip broadcast and digital content creation customers for enhanced 4K workflows powered by AMD FirePro™ W-series professional graphics. Additionally, AMD announced the new FireRender plug-in, based on contributions from Render Legion s.r.o., develo... 
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4/7/15AMD Embedded R-Series APU Powers Samsung Electronics' Digital Signage Systems
AMD Embedded APU Provides Stunning Graphics Capabilities and Excellent Power Efficiency for Samsung Electronics' Ultra-Compact Set-Back-Box Digital Media Players SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the AMD Embedded R-Series accelerated processing unit (APU), previously codenamed "Bald Eagle," is powering the latest set-back-box (SBB) digital media players from Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd. With high performance, low power, and broad connectivi... 
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3/30/15AMD to Host Hybrid Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/30/15 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) is scheduled to hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at 10 a.m. EDT at the Andaz Wall Street Hotel, 75 Wall St., New York, New York and on the Internet through a virtual meeting at http://www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/AMD15. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the meeting. The matters to be voted on at the meeting are set forth in the ... 
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3/3/15AMD Takes Aim at Exceptional Content, Comfort and Compatibility With New LiquidVR(TM) Technologies
Never Break Presence: New AMD Technology Platform Is Architected for Immersion and Responsiveness in Virtual Reality Environments SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/03/15 -- Today, at the Game Developer Conference in San Francisco, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced an initiative to deliver the best possible VR experience for developers and users through new AMD technologies and partnerships. The first output of AMD's initiative is LiquidVR™, a set of innovative technologies focused on enablin... 
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2/26/15Innovative AMD FirePro(TM) Server GPU Supports Intense Compute Workloads on HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9 Servers
AMD FirePro(TM) S9150 Server GPU Delivers Double-Precision Floating Point Performance SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/26/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the AMD FirePro™ S9150 server GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) built for High Performance Computing is now available on the HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9, the world's best-selling server1. AMD FirePro™ server GPUs combine with HP ProLiant DL380 Gen9 servers for a variety of specialized applications including Academic and Government c... 
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2/19/15AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Provide Outstanding Visual Performance for Panasonic Toughbook CF-54
AMD FirePro(TM) M5100 Mobile Professional Graphics Delivers Advanced Performance to Demanding Professional Users Under a Variety of Working Environments SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/19/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Panasonic selected AMD FirePro™ M5100 mobile professional graphics to provide users on-the-move with quality, performance and innovation in a variety of work environments in the new Panasonic Toughbook CF-541. The Panasonic Toughbook CF-54 with AMD FirePro™ m... 
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2/18/15AMD Showcases Jagex Gaming Studios Big Data Implementation
Visit AMD in the Partner Pavilion, Booth #K16 at the Strata+Hadoop Conference in San Jose SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/18/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced at the Strata+Hadoop Conference in San Jose that Jagex Games Studios is using the SeaMicro SM15000e dense server to efficiently expand its data center. Jagex Games Studios, a leading UK based developer and publisher of multi-player online games, was looking for a leading solution that would significantly improve their data... 
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2/10/15AMD to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/10/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Devinder Kumar will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 1:15 p.m. PST on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the... 
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1/22/15AMD to Present at Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Devinder Kumar will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference at 10:20 a.m. PST on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live ev... 
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1/22/15AMD to Host Financial Analyst Day
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the company will host its Financial Analyst Day on May 6, 2015 at the Nasdaq MarketSite in New York beginning at 1 p.m. EDT. This is an invitation-only event. A live video webcast of the presentation with slides will be available on the company's Investor Relations website: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be ava... 
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1/21/15AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Offers Exceptional Performance on Next Generation HP ZBook Mobile Workstations
AMD FirePro(TM) M4150 and M4170 Mobile Professional Graphics Now Available on New HP ZBook Mobile Workstations Delivering Outstanding Quality, Performance and Innovation for Professional Users SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/21/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that second-generation HP ZBook 14 G2 and 15u G2 Mobile Workstations feature AMD FirePro™ M4150 and AMD FirePro™ M4170 mobile professional graphics models, providing users with speed, quality and creativity on the go. AMD Fi... 
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1/20/15AMD Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/20/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced revenue for the fourth quarter of 2014 of $1.24 billion, operating loss of $330 million and net loss of $364 million, or $0.47 per share. Non-GAAP(1) operating income was $36 million, non-GAAP(1) net income of $2 million and breakeven non-GAAP(1) earnings per share. GAAP Financial Results ... 
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1/12/15AMD Embedded Radeon(TM) HD 7850 GPU Accelerates Medical Imaging
With AMD Embedded Radeon(TM) Graphics Technology, the New BK Ultrasound bk3000 Ultrasound System Delivers a New Level of Imaging and System Performance SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/15 -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the AMD Embedded Radeon™ HD 7850 GPU is enabling cutting-edge application performance for the BK Ultrasound, powered by Analogic, bk3000™ ultrasound system. Analogic is a leader in developing healthcare and security technology solutions to advance the practice ... 
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1/5/15AMD and Technology Partners Showcase World's First Shipping FreeSync-Enabled Displays at the 2015 International CES
BenQ, LG Electronics, Nixeus, Samsung and Viewsonic Demonstrate Their Commitment to Open-Standards Technology, Offering Gamers the Highest Quality Visuals Possible LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/15 -- 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) - AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the expansion of the FreeSync ecosystem as technology partners including BenQ, LG Electronics, Nixeus, Samsung, and Viewsonic showcased their upcoming commercially available FreeSync1-enabled displays ... 
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1/5/15AMD Brings the Future of Computing to Life at 2015 International CES
New APU, GPU and Embedded Products From AMD and Partners Showcase Breakthrough Computing Experiences for Enthusiasts, Gamers and Mainstream Consumers Alike LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/15 -- 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) - AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and its technology partners are ready to wow attendees of the 2015 International CES with a wide range of new products and technology demonstrations that showcase AMD's view of the future of computing, and reinforce the compa... 
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1/5/15AMD Embedded G-Series SoC Accelerates New QNAP NAS System
New QNAP TVS-863+ 8-Bay Turbo vNAS Offers Affordable, High Performance NAS for Small Business With 10GbE Support, Hardware-Accelerated Encryption, Virtualization, and Amazing Graphics LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/15 -- 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) -- AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced that the AMD Embedded G-Series system-on-chip (SoC) will be powering the new TVS-863+ and the TVS-x63 platform from QNAP, a leading provider of network attached storage (NAS) syst... 
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12/18/14AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on January 20, 2015
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/18/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 5:30 p.m. EST / 2:30 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 27, 2014. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for ... 
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12/17/14AMD Continues Its Legacy of Software Development Innovation With New CodeXL Tool Suite
OpenCL 2.0 Support and New Power Profiling Capability SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/17/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a significant update to its CodeXL unified tool suite for developers designed to accelerate applications running on AMD processors. CodeXL is AMD's primary developer tool for generating detailed information about the real-world performance of AMD Central Processing Units (CPUs), Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and Graphics Processing Units (GPUs). AMD CodeXL ... 
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12/15/14James A. Clifford Joins AMD as Senior Vice President of Global Operations
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/15/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced James A. Clifford (69) has joined the company as senior vice president of Global Operations, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. Clifford will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of AMD's end-to-end manufacturing and supply chain strategy. "We are thrilled to add James to AMD's leadership team," said Dr. Su. "His extensive industry expertise leading global semiconductor operations and technology strat... 
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12/11/14AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan 13th Annual Tech Forum at International CES
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/11/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su will present at the J.P. Morgan 13th Annual Tech Forum at International CES on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 2:25 p.m. PST in Las Vegas. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 ... 
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12/9/14AMD Announces Move to Nasdaq
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/09/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it is transferring its stock exchange listing to The Nasdaq Stock Market from The New York Stock Exchange, effective after market close on December 31, 2014. AMD shares are expected to begin trading as a Nasdaq-listed security on January 2, 2015 and will continue to trade under the symbol AMD. This transfer is expected to be seamless for AMD investors and shareholders. "We are excited to join other industry-lea... 
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11/27/14AMD Wins Smart Commute's "Employer of the Year Award" for York Region
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/27/14 -- The Markham, Ontario campus of AMD (NYSE: AMD) has been presented the 2014 Smart Commute "Employer of the Year" award for York Region. The annual awards aim to recognize employers leading the way on sustainable commuting practices.1 AMD's "Go Green" Commuter Program began in 2007, the same year as Metrolinx's Smart Commute Program began helping employers and commuters explore smart travel options such as walking, cycling, transit, carpooling and ... 
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11/20/14AMD FirePro Awarded Top Spot on the Green500 List
Most Energy Efficient Supercomputer in the World Is Powered by AMD FirePro(TM) S9150 Server GPUs NEW ORLEANS, LA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) powers the L-CSC cluster at the GSI research facility achieving the number one position for supercomputers on the latest Green500™ List, a ranking of the 500 most energy-efficient supercomputers in the world, with recognition as the world's leader in energy-efficient high performance GPU computing (HPL). The L-CSC cluster is installed ... 
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11/20/14AMD Announces Major Technology Partnerships at Future of Compute Event
During Event Keynotes, Samsung Shows Upcoming Line of FreeSync-Enabled Ultra High-Definition Displays and Capcom Announces Evaluation of AMD Mantle API SINGAPORE -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today at its Future of Compute event announced the introduction of the consumer electronic industry's first-ever ultra high-definition (UHD) monitors to feature its innovative, open-standards based FreeSync technology. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., plans to launch the screen synching te... 
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11/20/14AMD Mobile "Carrizo" Family of APUs Designed to Deliver Significant Leap in Performance, Energy Efficiency in 2015
2015 AMD Mobile Roadmap Adds "Carrizo" and "Carrizo-L" SoCs to APU Lineup SINGAPORE -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today at its Future of Compute event announced the addition of its first high performance system-on-a-chip (SoC), codenamed "Carrizo", and a mainstream SoC codenamed "Carrizo-L" as part of the company's 2015 AMD Mobile APU family roadmap. In collaboration with hardware and software partners, these new 2015 AMD Mobile APUs are designed as complete solutions for ga... 
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11/17/14CORRECTION - AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/17/14 -- In the news release, "AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences," issued Wednesday, November 12 by AMD (NYSE: AMD), we are advised by the company that the time in the final bullet should read "8:50 AM PST" rather than "8:50 AM EST" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows. AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences SUNNYVALE, CA -- Nov 12, 2014 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule... 
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11/14/14AMD Awarded $32 Million for 'Extreme Scale' High-Performance Computing Research Focused on HSA, APUs and Memory
AMD to Expand Research on Exascale Computers for the Department of Energy SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/14/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that for the third straight year it was awarded research grants for development of critical technologies needed for extreme-scale computing in conjunction with projects associated with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Extreme-Scale Computing Research and Development Program, known as "FastForward 2." The two DOE awards, totaling more than $3... 
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11/13/14AMD FirePro GPUs Enable GSI Research Facility's Heavy Ion Studies
AMD FirePro S9150 GPU Powers More Than 3 petaFLOPS Supercomputer Cluster for OpenCL(TM) applications at GSI SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/13/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) leadership in heterogeneous high performance computing (HPC) is delivering more than 3 petaFLOPS of AMD FirePro™ S9150 server GPU performance for the GSI Helmholtzzentrum für Schwerionenforschung GmbH in support of physics research related to heavy ion studies. Each of the 160 ASUS ESC4000 G2S nodes1 of the new L-CSC cluster ... 
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11/12/14AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule: November 18, 9:15 AM PST (updated time) - Matt Skynner, corporate vice president and general manager, products, client and graphics business unit, will present at the UBS Global Technology Conference; December 3, 9:00 AM MST - Devinder Kumar, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology C... 
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11/11/14AMD Embedded G-Series SoC Gives New Gizmo 2 Development Board a Boost in Performance for DIY Developers
Open Source Single Board Computer From GizmoSphere Offers Flexibility and Performance for Embedded, DIY and Advanced Hobbyist Markets SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/11/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD Embedded G-Series System-on-Chip (SoC) is powering the new Gizmo 2 development board from GizmoSphere, a nonprofit development board community. Gizmo 2 is a second-generation, open source development board, offering embedded programmers and advanced DIYers outstanding compute a... 
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11/6/14AMD Launches Exclusive Sid Meier's Civilization(R): Beyond Earth(TM) Game Bundle With AMD Radeon(TM) R9 290 Series Graphics Cards
New Installment to Civilization Series Bundled With Select AMD Radeon(TM) R9 290 Series Graphics Cards as Part of AMD Gaming Evolved Program SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/06/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that qualifying purchases from participating retailers(1) of an AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2, R9 290X or R9 290 graphics card will be eligible for a complimentary copy of 2K's Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™. "I personally have enjoyed more than 500 hours of game time with th... 
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10/27/14AMD to Present at UBS Global Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/27/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Vice President and General Manager Graphics Business Unit, Matt Skynner will present at the UBS Global Technology Conference at 2:00 p.m. PST on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 in Sausalito, CA. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and ... 
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10/27/14Forrest Norrod Joins AMD as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Enterprise, Embedded and Semi-Custom Business
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/27/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Forrest Norrod (49) has joined the company as senior vice president and general manager of AMD's Enterprise, Embedded and Semi-Custom (EESC) business group, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. Norrod will be responsible for managing all aspects of strategy, business management, engineering, and sales for AMD's EESC business. He replaces Dr. Su, who has held the position on an interim basis since July. "... 
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10/24/14AMD Radeon(TM) Supercharges Sid Meier's Civilization(R): Beyond Earth(TM) With Mantle Graphics API
Silky Smooth Gameplay, Outstanding Performance for Empires of All Sizes SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today joins Firaxis Games in celebrating the release of Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™, which features day-one support for AMD's Mantle graphics API to enable top gaming performance for AMD Radeon™ graphics customers. "AMD Radeon™ GPUs with Mantle are over a year ahead of other graphics companies in delivering high-throughput, high-efficiency graphic... 
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10/16/14AMD Reports 2014 Third Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/16/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q3 2014 Results Revenue of $1.43 billion, flat sequentially and a decrease of 2 percent year-over-year Gross margin of 35 percent Operating income of $63 million and non-GAAP(1) operating income of $66 million Net income of $17 million, earnings per share of $0.02 and non-GAAP(1) net income of $20 million, non-GAAP earnings per sha... 
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10/8/14AMD Appoints Dr. Lisa Su as President and Chief Executive Officer
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its board of directors has appointed Dr. Lisa Su as president and chief executive officer and member of the board of directors, effective immediately. Dr. Su, 44, succeeds Rory Read, 52, who has stepped down as president and chief executive officer, and member of the board of directors, as part of a transition plan. Read will support the transition in an advisory role, remaining with the company through the end ... 
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10/6/14AMD Recognized by Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America for Corporate Responsibility Commitment
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/06/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America, marking more than a decade-long appearance on the list. This recognition exemplifies AMD's legacy of corporate responsibility and commitment to social, economic and environmental issues. "AMD's employees, customers and stakeholders can take pride in our performance across a broad spectrum of corporate responsibility topics. In particular,... 
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10/1/14AMD Demonstrates First Network Function Virtualization Solution on 64-Bit AMD and ARM Technology
The AMD Embedded R-Series SoC ("Hierofalcon"), Sampling to Customers, Transforms Telecommunications Infrastructure With Software Partners SANTA CLARA, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/01/14 -- ARM® TechCon -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today demonstrated the first network function virtualization (NFV) solution on AMD's 64-bit ARM-based SoC and announced that it is now sampling to AMD's embedded customers. The NFV demonstration is powered by a 64-bit ARM-based AMD Embedded R-Series SoC, codenamed "Hierofalcon,"... 
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9/30/14First ARM Cortex- A57-Based Hadoop Demonstration Achieved on AMD Opteron A-Series Platform
NEWS RELEASE      First ARM Cortex- A57-Based Hadoop Demonstration Achieved on AMD Opteron A-Series Platform   —     Hadoop/AMD Opteron A-Series Processor combination is designed for increased platform agility and efficiency for data management and analysis  —   —     Growing 64-bit ARM server software ecosystem now boasts Hadoop on Java running on two Linux distributions —     ... 
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9/18/14AMD and Synopsys Expand IP Partnership
SUNNYVALE, CA and MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/18/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Highlights: Multi-year agreement gives AMD access to a range of Synopsys design IP including interface, memory compiler, logic library and analog IP for advanced FinFET process nodes Synopsys acquires rights to AMD's interface and foundation IP, and hires a team of engineers from AMD with IP R&D expertise These agreements enable AMD to realize ongoing engineerin... 
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9/18/14AMD to Report Fiscal Third Quarter Results on October 16, 2014
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/18/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter ending Sept. 27, 2014. Effective July 1, 2014, AMD changed its segment reporting structure. AMD's two new reportable segments are as follows: Computing and Graphics segment, which primarily includes desktop and notebook processors ... 
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9/18/14Industry's Biggest Scaler Vendors Pledge Support for AMD's Project FreeSync
New Technology Collaborations Pave Way for Production Monitors featuring AMD's Licensing-Free Solution to Stuttering and Tearing in PC Games SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/18/14 -- Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced collaborations with scaler vendors MStar, Novatek and Realtek to build scaler units ready with DisplayPort™ Adaptive-Sync and AMD's Project FreeSync by year end.1 "Since the dawn of hardware-accelerated graphics, gamers dreamed of liquid smooth gameplay free of stuttering and... 
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9/16/14AMD Creates Ready-to-Deploy OpenStack Private Cloud in a Box Based on the SeaMicro SM15000 Server
Packaged Bundle With Canonical Ubuntu Delivers Industry's Easiest Way to Create an Enterprise OpenStack Private Cloud SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new collaboration with Canonical® that provides one of the industry's easiest ways to deploy an OpenStack® private cloud. The solution features the SeaMicro SM15000™ server, Ubuntu® LTS 14.04 and OpenStack, which includes a set of powerful tools to build one of the most flexible and reliable pr... 
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9/15/14AMD Appoints Joseph A. Householder to Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/15/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the appointment of Joseph A. Householder, 59, to its board of directors along with positions on the board's Audit and Finance, and Nominating and Corporate Governance committees. Householder currently serves as executive vice president and chief financial officer of Sempra Energy. Householder possesses significant financial and operations expertise from his 13 years at Sempra Energy, in addition to former leadershi... 
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9/12/14AMD Professional Graphics Empower 4K Video Workflows for Broadcast Customers at IBC 2014
New AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Join With Hardware and Software Industry Leaders to Deliver High Quality Performance and Productivity for Broadcast Workstation Applications AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/14 -- To empower broadcast customers with productivity and performance for exceptional 4K workflows, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is showcasing new AMD FirePro™ W-series professional graphics alongside hardware and software industry leaders Adobe, AJA, ASSIMILATE, Autodesk, Bla... 
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9/11/14AMD Announces Extension of Exchange Offer for Its 6.75% Senior Notes Due 2019 and 7.00% Senior Notes Due 2024 for Registered Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that its pending offer to exchange all of its outstanding 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 ("6.75% Notes") and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 ("7.00% Notes"), which were issued in private placements (together, the "Private Notes") for an equal principal amount of new 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024, each of which have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, currently schedule... 
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9/9/14AMD Acceleration Amplifies Speed and Performance for New Adobe Creative Cloud Pro Video Features and Workflows Revealed at IBC 2014
Optimizations for Real-Time Editing, Effects and Color Grading for a Wide Range of Camera Formats Ensure the Best Experience for Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Adobe SpeedGrade CC and Media Encoder CC Users AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/14 -- IBC 2014 (Booth 7.H35) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that AMD A-Series APUs, AMD Radeon™ graphics and AMD FirePro™ professional graphics deliver superior performance to unlock the full potential of the latest features and capabilities... 
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9/8/14AMD Professional Graphics Deliver Outstanding Detail, Speed, Responsiveness and Creativity to New Desktop and Mobile Workstations
AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Empower New Desktop and Mobile Workstations With Exceptional Performance and Productivity SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that next generation HP mobile and desktop workstations will feature the latest AMD FirePro™ professional graphics, designed for users who want to work at whole new levels of detail, speed, responsiveness and creativity. The HP Z840, Z640 and Z440 desktop workstations now include AMD FirePro... 
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9/2/14AMD Launches AMD Radeon(TM) R9 285 Graphics, "Never Settle: Space Edition" Game Bundle
The GCN-Powered AMD Radeon(TM) R9 285 Graphics Card Enables Best-in-Class Gaming Experiences in the Most Demanding Games at 1080p and Beyond, Comes Bundled With New Games SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/02/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ R9 285 graphics card, serving as the newest desktop GPU in the award-winning AMD Radeon R9 series graphics family. The Radeon R9 285 graphics card brings the robust feature set of AMD's Radeon™ R9 290 series graphics, like support fo... 
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9/2/14AMD FX-8370 Claims New World Record
At 8722.78 MHz, the FX-8370 Shatters the Previous CPU Frequency Record, Also Held by AMD FX SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/02/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today, in another record-setting performance of its AMD FX series processors, set a new world record for silicon processor speed according to the HWBOT.org ranking. Leveraging the powerful 'Piledriver' x86 core architecture, famed Finnish overclocker "The Stilt" pushed the envelope of silicon overclocking1 to the extreme. "World-record freq... 
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8/23/14AMD and Creative Assembly Collaborate to Deliver the Ultimate "Alien: Isolation(TM)" Experience
Support for 4K UltraHD, AMD Eyefinity Technology and Advanced DirectX(R) 11 Rendering Effects Bring Beautiful Graphics to a Haunting World SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/23/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new technology partnership with Creative Assembly, developer behind the highly-anticipated "Alien: Isolation™." Developed in conjunction with the AMD Gaming Evolved program, "Alien: Isolation" is fully optimized for a premium PC gaming experience, including native support for: ... 
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8/19/14AMD Expands Gaming Portfolio With New Radeon(TM) R7 Series Solid State Drives
Exclusive Technology Partnership With OCZ Storage Solutions Empowers Gamers With Affordable, High-Performance SSDs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/19/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new technology partnership with OCZ Storage Solutions - A Toshiba Group Company, for AMD Radeon™-branded Solid State Drives (SSDs). Starting today, users can purchase the AMD Radeon™ R7 Series SSDs in 120GB, 240GB or 480GB capacities from their favorite online retailers. The AMD Radeon™ R7 Series SSD... 
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8/14/14AMD to Celebrate 30 Years of Graphics and Gaming in Live Webcast
Festivities to Be Commemorated With Special Guests, Never-Before-Heard Stories and New Product Announcements SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/14/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its 30 Years of Graphics and Gaming commemoration, hosted by AMD's Chief Gaming Scientist, Richard Huddy on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM EDT (9:00 AM CDT/7:00 AM PDT). A real-time video webcast of the showcase will be accessible on the Investor Relations home page: ir.amd.com. A r... 
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8/13/14AMD to Present at Deutsche Bank Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/13/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read will present at the Deutsche Bank Technology Conference at 7:30 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 in Las Vegas. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately four hours after the conclusion of the live event, and will be available for... 
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8/12/14AMD Announces Commencement of Exchange Offer for Its 6.75% Senior Notes Due 2019 and 7.00% Senior Notes Due 2024 for Registered Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that, in connection with its debt re-profiling activities and its issuance in private placements of its 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 on February 20, 2014 and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 on June 16, 2014 (together, the "Private Notes"), AMD has commenced a registered exchange offer to exchange all of its Private Notes for an equal principal amount of new 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 and 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024, each... 
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8/12/14New AMD Professional Graphics Redefine Workstation Performance Top to Bottom
AMD Completes Its Next Generation Family of Workstation Graphics Cards, Delivering More Memory, Compute and Graphics Performance to Help Increase Productivity in Customer Workflows VANCOUVER, BC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today at SIGGRAPH 2014 unveiled new additions to the next generation AMD FirePro™ professional graphics family -- all designed to provide exceptional application performance for the entry-level workstation user up to the ultra power user, backed by larger... 
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8/6/14AMD Unleashes World's Most Powerful Server GPU for HPC
AMD FirePro(TM) S9150 Server Card Delivers up to 2.53 TFLOPS of Peak Double-Precision Floating Point Performance for Intense Compute Workloads, and 10.8 GFLOPS Double Precision-per-Watt, up to 77% More Performance/Watt Than the Competition(1) SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/06/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD FirePro™ S9150 server card -- the most powerful server Graphics Processing Unit (GPU) ever built for High Performance Computing1. Based on the AMD Graphics Core Next (GC... 
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7/31/14AMD Introduces New APUs for System Builder and DIY Market
The AMD A10-7800 and A8-7600 APUs, Based on the Award-Winning Graphics Core Next Architecture, Complete the Most Advanced APU Lineup from AMD SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/31/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the new AMD A10-7800 Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) to the component channel. This 4th generation A-Series APU with 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) unlocks the APU potential with Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) features, and boasts powerful AMD Radeon™ R7 Series gr... 
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7/30/14AMD Announces the Availability of AMD Opteron 64-Bit ARM-Based Developer Kits
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the immediate availability of the AMD Opteron™ A1100-Series developer kit, which features AMD's first 64-bit ARM®-based processor, codenamed "Seattle." AMD is the first company to provide a standard ARM Cortex®-A57-based server platform for software developers and integrators. Software and hardware developers as well as early adopters in large datacenters are eligible and can apply on AMD's website. "The journey to... 
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7/22/14NetNames Reimagines the Data Center With AMD's SM15000 Server for More Than $1.5 Million Annual Savings
New Data Center Provides Unmatched Operational Agility, Massive Scalability and Economics SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/22/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the completion by NetNames of a massively efficient, hyperscale data center based on AMD's SeaMicro SM15000™ server. NetNames is the largest and most trusted leader in Europe for online brand protection and digital asset management. AMD worked with the NetNames team to build out a new data center that simplifies... 
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7/17/14AMD Reports 2014 Second Quarter Results
Transformation Strategy on Track SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/17/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q2 2014 Results Revenue of $1.44 billion, increased 3 percent sequentially and 24 percent year-over-year Gross margin of 35 percent Operating income of $63 million and non-GAAP(1) operating income of $67 million Net loss of $36 million, loss per share of $0.05 and non-GAAP(1) net income of $17 million, earnings per share of $0.02 ... 
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7/10/14Laptops Move to the Head of the Class Among College Students, According to AMD Back-to-School Survey
41 Percent of College Students Based in the United States Consider Their Laptop Their Most Important Possession for Studying, Productivity, and Entertainment SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/14 -- In time for back-to-school season, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced the results of its national Back-to-School Technology Usage Survey1 of college-bound students about their technology preferences and purchase habits. The poll revealed that while more than half of today's students carry at least two... 
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7/3/14AMD Announces New A-Series APUs
Based on the Award-Winning GCN Architecture With HSA Features, the AMD A10-7800 Is the Latest Addition to AMD's High Performance APU Product Line SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/03/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the introduction of the AMD A10-7800 Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) to its industry acclaimed A-Series 4th generation APU lineup. With up to 12 Compute Cores (4CPU + 8 GPU) unlocking full APU potential and Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) features, the AMD A10-78... 
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6/25/14AMD Mantle API Deepens Industry Influence With Support for Three New Electronic Arts Titles
AMD Continues to Advance PC Gaming With Mantle Support for DICE's Frostbite 3 Engine SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/25/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) is pleased to announce that Electronic Arts (EA) will support Mantle, AMD's groundbreaking graphics API, in three new games: Battlefield Hardline™, Dragon Age: Inquisition™, and Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare™. These join an extensive catalogue of more than 40 games that now support AMD's revolutionary graphics API. All three of these games are... 
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6/23/14AMD Announces Initial Settlement of Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Senior Notes Due 2017 and Redemption of All Remaining 8.125% Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/23/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) announced today that AMD has settled all 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 ("8.125% Notes") that were tendered, but not validly withdrawn, at or prior to 12:00 midnight, New York City time, on June 19, 2014 (the "Consent Deadline") pursuant to its previously announced tender offer (the "Tender Offer") and consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") with respect to any and all of its outstanding 8.125% Notes... 
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6/23/14New AMD Professional Graphics Card Delivers GPU Compute Power for Future-Ready 4K Workstation Workflows and Personal Supercomputing
AMD FirePro(TM) W8100 Delivers 38X More Performance Than Closest Competing Product SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/23/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro™ W8100 professional graphics card, enabling new levels of workstation performance delivered by the company's second generation, industry-leading AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture. With nearly 38 times the performance of the closest competing product based on double precision testing1, and powered by OpenCL™, the... 
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6/19/14AMD Acceleration Enhances the Creative Workflows for the Next Wave of Adobe Photoshop CC Features
AMD Acceleration Advances Productivity of Adobe Creative Cloud on AMD-Based PCs as Well as the Latest Apple Mac Pro With AMD FirePro Graphics SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its APUs and GPUs enable accelerated performance for powerful new creative workflow features available for Adobe® Creative Cloud™ members. The latest additions to Adobe Photoshop CC will take advantage of AMD acceleration to provide valuable creativity and productivity to... 
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6/19/14AMD Accelerates Energy Efficiency of APUs, Details Plans to Deliver 25x Efficiency Gains by 2020
Design Optimizations, Intelligent Power Management and Heterogeneous System Architecture Advances to Enable AMD to Outpace Historical Energy Efficiency Trend by at Least 70 Percent DALIAN, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/19/14 -- China International Software and Information Service Fair -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its goal to deliver a 25x improvement in the energy efficiency of its Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) by 2020.1 Details including innovations that will produce the expected ... 
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6/17/14AMD to Report Fiscal Second Quarter Results on July 17, 2014
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/17/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal second quarter ending June 28, 2014. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximat... 
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6/16/14AMD Announces Extension of Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Notes and Related Consent Payment Deadline
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that in connection with its previously announced tender offer (the "Tender Offer") and consent solicitation (the "Consent Solicitation") with respect to any and all of its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "8.125% Notes"), each commencing on June 2, 2014, AMD has extended the deadline by which holders of the 8.125% Notes ("Holders") may early tender their 8.125% Notes and receive an additional payment of ... 
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6/12/14AMD Announces Latest Step in Multi-Year Strategic Transformation
Dr. Lisa Su Named Chief Operating Officer; Company to Create Two Business Groups Focused on Further Strengthening Traditional Businesses and Driving Growth in Adjacent Markets; Chief Sales Officer John Byrne to Lead New Computing and Graphics Business Group SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the latest step in the company's multi-year strategic transformation to deliver consistent growth and profitability by combining the company's previously separat... 
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6/5/14AMD Expands Definition of "Mobile" Performance, Sends New Mobile APUs to the Edge of Space and Back
A Product Far Ahead of Its Time: Delivering to Mobile Computing Maximum Compute Capability, Superior Audio and Visual Quality With Long Battery Life MUNICH, GERMANY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/14 -- To celebrate the introduction of its new 2014 AMD Performance Mobile APUs designed for ultrathin and high-performance mobile PCs, AMD (NYSE: AMD) yesterday launched its all-new enthusiast-class Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for notebooks (formerly codenamed "Kaveri") to the edge of space, symbol... 
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6/4/14AMD Aims to Revolutionize Commercial PCs With New AMD PRO A-Series Line of APUs
AMD PRO A-Series APUs With HSA Technology Will Power Affordable, Field Ready and Elegantly Designed Commercial PCs TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/04/14 -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its new AMD PRO A-Series APUs, delivering rich computing experiences to commercial PCs. The innovative processor technology from AMD will enable a new class of powerful, sleek and sophisticated commercial Windows® PCs that integrate seamlessly into an existing IT environment. With im... 
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6/4/14AMD Announces Its Most Advanced Mobile APUs for Consumer and Commercial Notebooks
Performance Mobile APUs -- Codenamed "Kaveri" -- Leverage Revolutionary HSA Architecture to Deliver Maximum Compute Capability, Superior Audio-Visual Quality and Long Battery Life TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/04/14 -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2014 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced its new 2014 Performance Mobile APUs designed for ultrathin and high-performance mobile PCs, bringing the features and capabilities of the popular and powerful AMD A-Series APU family (codenamed "Kaveri") to power... 
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6/4/14AMD Expands Award-Winning Embedded G-Series Family With New Pin-Compatible SoC and CPU Solutions
New AMD Embedded G-Series Processors Selected by HP and Advantech for Thin Client and Industrial Solutions TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/04/14 -- Computex - AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced new x86 AMD Embedded G-Series system-on-chip (SoC) and central processing unit (CPU) solutions for embedded applications, including early adoption by HP for thin client deployment in healthcare, finance, education and retail, as well as Advantech for industrial applications in rugged environments. ... 
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6/2/14AMD Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $500 Million of Senior Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has agreed to sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 7.00% Senior Notes due 2024 in a private offering. AMD intends to close the transaction on or around June 16, 2014. AMD estimates that the net proceeds from the issuance and sale of the senior notes (the "Net Proceeds") will be approximately $490 million after deducting the initial purchasers' discounts and estimated offering expenses. AMD inten... 
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6/2/14AMD Commences Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Senior Notes Due 2017
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it commenced a cash tender offer ("Tender Offer") for any and all of its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "8.125% Notes"). Concurrent with the Tender Offer, AMD is also soliciting consent from the holders of the Notes (the "Holders") for proposed amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to the terms of the 8.125% Notes to reduce the minimum notice period required in connection... 
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6/2/14AMD Announces Private Offering of $400 Million of Senior Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/02/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it intends to commence a private offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $400 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2024. AMD intends to use the net proceeds received in the offering (the "Net Proceeds") to repurchase its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "8.125% Notes") through a tender offer which also launched today, June 2, 2014 (the "8.125% ... 
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5/23/14AMD Honors Suppliers for Commitment and Quality of Service at 2014 Supplier Day
AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/23/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today recognized key suppliers for their contributions to the ongoing transformation of AMD into a diversified growth company that leverages its computing and technology leadership to achieve new paths of innovation for its customers. The companies honored demonstrated their continued commitment to AMD success through excellence in delivery of material, services, and technology. The annual AMD Supplier Day brings together many of the ... 
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5/20/14AMD Embeds Intelligent, Interactive and Immersive Experiences With 2nd Generation AMD Embedded R-Series APUs and CPUs
New "Bald Eagle" Platform Delivers Unmatched Compute and Graphics Performance Targeting Gaming Machines, Medical Imaging, Digital Signage and Other Embedded Applications MACAO, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/20/14 -- G2E -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the 2nd generation AMD Embedded R-series accelerated processing unit (APU) and CPU family (previously codenamed "Bald Eagle") for embedded applications. The new solutions are targeted at gaming machines, medical imaging, digital signage, indus... 
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5/13/14AMD's SeaMicro SM15000(TM) Server Sets Industry Benchmark Record for Hyperscale OpenStack Clouds
Canonical Ubuntu OpenStack 14.04 (Icehouse) on SeaMicro SM15000 Server Scales to 168,000 Virtual Machines SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/13/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000™ server set a significant industry benchmark record for hyperscale cloud computing with a demonstration that highlights how OpenStack can quickly and reliably provision on-demand computing services at scale. The test provisioned 168,000 virtual machines on 576 physical hosts. The fi... 
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5/12/14AMD to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Devinder Kumar will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Technology Conference at 10:00 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the ... 
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5/5/14AMD Unveils Ambidextrous Computing Roadmap
Announces 64-bit ARM Core Architecture License and Future "K12" ARM-based Core; Pin-Compatible x86 and ARM Processors; Demonstrates AMD Opteron A-Series 64-bit ARM Server CPU Codename "Seattle" SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/05/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a roadmap of near- and mid-term computing solutions that harness the best characteristics of both the x86 and ARM® ecosystems, called "ambidextrous computing." The cornerstone of this roadmap is the announcement of AMD's ... 
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5/1/14AMD's Revolutionary SeaMicro SM15000(TM) Server Named 2014 Silver Edison Award Winner
Panel Composed of More Than 3,000 Senior Business Executives and Academics Names AMD at the Forefront of Innovation SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000™ server received a 2014 Silver Award from the internationally renowned Edison Awards™ in the Applied Technology, Research and Business Optimization category. Competing finalists in the category included AT&T Nanocubes by AT&T Inc. and Archetype IQ System by Ipsos I... 
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4/29/14Next-Generation Mobile APUs Extend AMD Performance Leadership, Add Cutting-Edge Features and Enhanced Security
2014 Mainstream and Low-Power Processors Deliver First-of-Its-Kind Security Solution and Double-Digit Increases in Performance-per-Watt SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/29/14 -- Designed to enable the best user experience on today's most popular and innovative PCs, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its 3rd-generation Mainstream and Low-Power Mobile Accelerated Processing Units (APUs). Combining category-leading compute performance1,2 with unique features and rich user interactions, the 2014... 
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4/24/14AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Business Units, Lisa Su will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 in Boston. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of th... 
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4/21/14AMD to Host Core Innovation Update News Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will host the "AMD Core Innovation Update" news conference in San Francisco on May 5, commencing at 9:00 a.m. PDT. The news conference is for invited attendees; however a real-time audio and video webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the AMD Investor Relations home page: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and wi... 
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4/21/14AMD Energizes "Never Settle Forever"
"Murdered: Soul Suspect" and Titles From Independent Developers Added to the Roster of Games SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a refresh of "Never Settle Forever", the popular game bundle program for AMD Radeon™ products. Starting today, the "Never Settle Forever" promotion will be available to a wider range of AMD Radeon™ graphics cards, spanning the R7 Series graphics to the ultra-enthusiast AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2 graphics card. For the first time e... 
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4/17/14AMD Reports 2014 First Quarter Results
Delivering on Its Commitments and Transforming to Win SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/17/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q1 2014 Results Revenue of $1.40 billion, decreased 12 percent sequentially and increased 28 percent year-over-year Gross margin of 35 percent Operating income of $49 million and non-GAAP(1) operating income of $66 million Net loss of $20 million, loss per share of $0.03 and non-GAAP(1) net income of $12 million, earnin... 
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4/14/14Mantle Takes to the Stars With Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth
Mantle Graphics API to Accelerate Performance for Gamers in Exciting New Entry to the Civilization Franchise SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/14/14 -- Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced a new technology partnership with 2K Games that will enable support for the Mantle graphics API in Sid Meier's Civilization®: Beyond Earth™, to accelerate performance and improve image quality for customers of AMD Radeon™ graphics. Mantle is a "low-overhead" graphics API that can help improve performance fo... 
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4/9/14AMD Introduces New Socketed AMD Sempron and AMD Athlon APU Products With AM1 Platform
Targets High Growth Markets With SOC Quad Platform for High-Performance/Low-Power Workloads SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/09/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced global availability of its new AM1 platform featuring quad-core and dual-core variants of the AMD APU codenamed "Kabini" into the component channel for system builders. The AM1 platform, branded with the AMD Athlon™ and AMD Sempron™ APU brands, will deliver award-winning Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture and "Jaguar" CPU c... 
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4/8/14AMD Launches World's Fastest Graphics Card
AMD Radeon R9 295X2 Graphics Card, Engineered for Ultimate Speed and Performance, Enables 4K Gaming at Max Settings for Extreme PC Gaming SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/08/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the world's fastest and most powerful graphics card1, AMD Radeon™ R9 295X2, designed for ultra-enthusiasts at the apex of PC gaming. Joining two AMD Radeon™ R9 Series GPUs in one card design, AMD Radeon R9 295X2 manhandles today's and tomorrow's games in maximum settings at 4K resol... 
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4/7/14AMD to Host Hybrid Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) is scheduled to hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders on Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. PDT at its corporate headquarters, 1 AMD Place, "Commons Building", Sunnyvale, California and on the Internet through a virtual meeting at www.virtualshareholdermeeting.com/AMD14. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the meeting. The matters to be voted on at the meeting are set fo... 
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4/7/14AMD Flagship Professional Graphics Deliver the Ultimate Real-Time 4K Experience for Next Generation Workstations
New AMD FirePro(TM) W9100 Graphics Card Delivers Industry-First 16GB GDDR5 Ultra-Fast On-Board Memory, Over 2 TFLOPS of Double Precision Compute Performance, and 4K Multi-Display Support That Professionals Need to Push the Limit of What's Possible Today SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro™ W9100 professional graphics card designed for the next generation of 4K workstations accelerated by OpenCL™ (Open Computing Language). With cutting-e... 
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4/4/14AMD APUs and GPUs Accelerate Latest Creative Tools and Productivity Enhancements for Adobe Creative Cloud Professional Video Workflows
AMD and Adobe Collaboration Enables Real-Time, Pro-Level Production Workflows for 4K and Beyond for Adobe Premiere Pro CC, SpeedGrade CC and Media Encoder CC Users LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 04/04/14 -- NAB 2014 (Booth SL10405) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its ongoing collaboration with Adobe has yielded numerous performance optimizations for new creative functions and workflow enhancements that will be available soon to video professionals using Adobe® Creative Cloud™. This lat... 
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4/3/14AMD's Lisa Su Named UBM Executive of the Year
UBM ACE Awards Recognize Industry's Elite SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/03/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Business Units, Lisa Su has been named a winner in the EE Times and EDN 2014 UBM Tech ACE Awards in the Executive of the Year category. The awards program honors the people and companies behind the technologies and products that are changing the world of electronics. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony Tuesday, April 1, at The... 
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4/1/14AMD Amends Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/01/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it amended its Wafer Supply Agreement (WSA) with GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. for 2014. Under the terms of the amendment, AMD and GLOBALFOUNDRIES agreed on purchase commitments for 2014 and established fixed pricing and other terms of the WSA which apply to products AMD will purchase from GLOBALFOUNDRIES. Under this amendment AMD expects to pay GLOBALFOUNDRIES approximately $1.2 billion in 2014. These purchases contempla... 
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4/1/14AMD and Mentor Graphics to Accelerate Open-Source Linux Development for Embedded Systems
Embedded Systems Developers Gain New Options for Open-Source Development Through Comprehensive Embedded Linux Support and Tools on Upcoming AMD Embedded Processors With Mentor Embedded Linux and Sourcery(TM) CodeBench SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/01/14 -- EE Live! -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a multi-year agreement with Mentor Graphics Corporation (NASDAQ: MENT) to expand availability of open-source embedded Linux development for heterogeneous and multi-core processors from AMD. ... 
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3/25/14AMD Partner Program Rewards and Celebrates Global Channel Partners
AMD's New Partner Program Is Designed to Help Channel Partners Grow Their AMD Business Through Greater Access, Financial Benefits and Technical Support SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/25/14 -- Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced the official launch of the new AMD Partner Program, aimed to strengthen and reward its global channel partners. The program is based on three cornerstones: Aspire, Motivate, Design - AMD. The AMD Partner Program provides well-defined and transparent criteria through ... 
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3/20/14AMD Demonstrates Full Support for New DirectX 12 at Game Developer Conference
Full DirectX 12 Compatibility Promised for the Award-Winning Graphics Core Next Architecture SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/14 -- Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced support for Microsoft® and its revamped graphics application programming interface, DirectX® 12, a new "console-like" version of the graphics API that has inspired PC gaming for nearly two decades. During the Microsoft®-sponsored panel, DirectX: Evolving Microsoft's Graphics Platform, AMD revealed that it will support Direc... 
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3/20/14AMD Appoints Nora Denzel and Mike Inglis to Its Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced the appointment of Nora Denzel and Mike Inglis to its board of directors, effective March 19th, 2014. AMD also announced that current AMD board director H. Paulett Eberhart has decided not to stand for re-election at AMD's 2014 Annual Meeting of Stockholders. Both Ms. Denzel and Mr. Inglis bring diverse industry expertise to AMD, each currently serving or having previously served as a direct... 
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3/20/14AMD Announces Completion of Partial Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Senior Notes Due 2017
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) announced today that it has completed its offer to purchase for cash an aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "Notes"), at a purchase price equal to $1,014.83 per $1,000 of the principal amount of such Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest thereon. Holders of the Notes who validly tendered, and did not validly withdraw, their Notes at or prior to 5:00 p.m. New York... 
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3/20/14AMD Announces Completion of Partial Tender Offer for Its 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2015
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) announced today that it has completed its offer to purchase for cash, on a pro rata basis, up to $425,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2015 (the "Notes"), at a purchase price equal to $1,065 per $1,000 of the principal amount of such Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest thereon. Pursuant to the offer, $423,282,000 aggregate principal amount of the Notes were va... 
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3/19/14AMD's Mantle API Adopted by Crytek
Another Milestone for the Mantle Graphics API Has Been Reached With the Addition of Crytek and Its Game Development Engine, CRYENGINE SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/19/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) this week announced that Crytek and AMD have entered into a technology partnership that will add native Mantle graphics API support to CRYENGINE®. CRYENGINE is the latest iteration of the industry-leading game engine that has powered Crytek gaming titles since 2004. AMD's Mantle API makes creating g... 
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3/19/14AMD Gaming Evolved Expands With Trio of Exclusive Gaming Partnerships
Sniper Elite III, Murdered: Soul Suspect and Lichdom Add Exclusive Optimizations for AMD's Industry-Leading Gaming Hardware SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/19/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced three new game developer partnerships for AMD Gaming Evolved, an ISV relationship program that assists developers in creating an enhanced PC gaming experience. Rebellion Developments, Square Enix® and Xaviant are the latest developers to join AMD in optimizing PC games to make them look better a... 
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3/18/14AMD to Report Fiscal First Quarter Results on April 17, 2014
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/18/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ending March 29, 2014. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approxima... 
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3/12/14AMD to Host News Conference to Preview Groundbreaking New Solutions for the Professional Graphics Market
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/12/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Matt Skynner, corporate vice president and general manager, Graphics Business Unit, AMD, will host a special preview news conference in Sunnyvale, Calif. on Mar. 26 at 9:15 a.m. PDT, to showcase powerful new professional graphics innovations from AMD. A live video webcast of the event will be accessible on AMD's Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. The replay of the webcast can be accessed within app... 
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3/10/14AMD Wins Two Industry Awards for Excellence in Sales Operations
AMD Customer Group Garners Industry Recognition at the 8th Annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) won two prestigious business awards at the 8th annual Stevie® Awards for Sales & Customer Service, announced Feb. 21, 2014. The AMD Customer Group was named the Gold Stevie winner for Sales Operations Team of the Year for its efficient, strategic, data-driven and aligned global channel operations. David Kenyon, cor... 
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3/4/14AMD Announces New AM1 Platform
Brings Graphics Core Next (GCN) Graphics to AMD Athlon and AMD Sempron APU Products to Worldwide Component Channel Platforms Enabling New Power-Efficient and Feature-Rich Small Form Factor PCs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/04/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the introduction of its AM1 platform featuring the AMD quad-core and dual-core "Kabini" APU into the component channel for system builders. Combined with motherboards from leading manufacturers, the new AM1 platform will deliv... 
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2/27/14Industry-Leading Applications Awarded Certifications to AMD FirePro R5000 GPU Cloud Solution
Creative and Engineering Professionals to Benefit From Certified and Feature-Rich Application Performance With the AMD FirePro R5000 Remote GPU Cloud Solution SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/27/14 -- Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that the AMD FirePro™ R5000 remote graphics card has been fully tested and certified by Autodesk®, Bentley®, Dassault Systèmes and Siemens PLM software, empowering secure and remote professional graphics application performance in the cloud. The AMD FirePro™ R... 
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2/25/14AMD and BlueStacks to Bring New Dual-OS Android Solution to Retail
BlueStacks Dual-OS Android Solutions Optimized for AMD APUs Hit Retail Stores Later This Year With Purchase of Select AMD-Based Windows PC BARCELONA, SPAIN -- (Marketwired) -- 02/25/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today at Mobile World Congress announced the retail availability of a new BlueStacks dual-OS Android solution, optimized for AMD APUs, with expected consumer availability in the second half of 2014. The AMD and BlueStacks joint solution brings the complete Google Android™ OS experience to sel... 
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2/25/14AMD Brings Immersive Graphics to Embedded Applications With the New AMD Embedded Radeon(TM) E8860 GPU
Graphics Core Next Based GPU Delivers Double the Performance of Its Predecessor With Industry-Best Seven Year Longevity to Drive a New Era of Visual and GPGPU Embedded Systems NUREMBERG, GERMANY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/25/14 -- Embedded World 2014 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD Embedded Radeon™E8860 GPU (codenamed "Adelaar"), the industry's first discrete graphics card based on Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture designed specifically to advance the visual growth and parallel pro... 
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2/20/14AMD Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $600 Million of Senior Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has agreed to sell $600 million aggregate principal amount of its 6.75% Senior Notes due 2019 in a private offering. AMD intends to close the transaction on or around February 26, 2014. AMD estimates that the net proceeds from the issuance and sale of the senior notes will be approximately $590 million after deducting the initial purchasers' discounts and estimated offering expenses. AMD intends to use the n... 
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2/20/14AMD Commences Partial Tender Offer for Its 8.125% Senior Notes Due 2017
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it commenced a cash tender offer for an aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 8.125% Senior Notes due 2017 (the "Notes") such that the aggregate consideration paid (excluding accrued and unpaid interest) does not exceed (i) $490,000,000 less (ii) the aggregate consideration paid or payable (excluding accrued and unpaid interest) by AMD in its concurrent tender offer for its outst... 
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2/20/14AMD Commences Partial Tender Offer for Its 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes Due 2015
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it commenced a cash tender offer for up to $425,000,000 in aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2015 (the "Notes"). AMD intends to finance the purchase of the Notes tendered in the tender offer with the net proceeds from the closing of AMD's private offering of $500 million of senior notes due 2019 (the "New Notes Offering"), which was separate... 
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2/20/14AMD Announces Private Offering of $500 Million of Senior Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/20/14 -- Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it intends to commence a private offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2019. AMD intends to use the net proceeds received in the offering to repurchase up to $425 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 6.00% Convertible Senior Notes due 2015 through a tender offer which was launched on February 20, ... 
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2/19/14AMD Embraces Gamers With AMD Rewards Program
Powered by Raptr, Comprehensive Loyalty Program Grants Gamers a Chance to Earn Points and Claim Prizes in the AMD Gaming Evolved Community SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/19/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD Rewards program powered by Raptr, giving AMD Radeon™ graphics and AMD APU-based PC gamers the chance to redeem points earned within the AMD Gaming Evolved application for prizes. "We are thankful for the millions of gamers that support the AMD Radeon™ brand by using the ... 
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2/11/14AMD Radeon R9 290X Named Product of the Year at PC Games Hardware Reader's Choice Awards
Readers of Top German Gaming Enthusiast Magazine Vote AMD as Best Graphics Chip Manufacturer, Awards Second Place in Processor Category SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/11/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced three wins across three categories of German publication PC Games Hardware's Reader Awards 2013, including the AMD Radeon™ R9 290X GPU as Product of the Year. PC Games Hardware readers also voted AMD into first place in the Graphics Chip category and into second place in the Processo... 
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2/3/14AMD Wins Major Communications Excellence Awards in 2013
AMD's Global Communications Team Received a Record 24 Industry Accolades in 2013 for Public Relations, Marketing and Social Media SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/03/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) was recognized for a total of 24 top public relations, marketing and social media awards in 2013, marking the company's most successful and acclaimed year for communications to date. AMD was recognized by the world's elite communications industry leaders, including the International Public Relations As... 
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1/30/14AMD to Present at Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference 2014
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Devinder Kumar will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology & Internet Conference 2014 at 9:00 a.m. PST on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of ... 
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1/30/14AMD Delivers Peak Performance for Key Features and Creative Workflows in Latest Photoshop(R) CC Release
Development Through Open Standards Taps High Performance AMD A-Series APU, Radeon(TM) and FirePro(TM) Graphics Processing to Get the Most of Smart Sharpen, 3D Printing, and Other New Features SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/30/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has delivered significant optimizations in the graphics processing pipeline to increase performance for powerful creative features and workflows in the newest version of Adobe® Photoshop® CC. Use of both OpenCL™ and Ope... 
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1/28/14AMD to Accelerate the ARM Server Ecosystem With the First ARM-Based CPU and Development Platform From a Server Processor Vendor
Also Announces ARM-Based Open Compute Micro-Server Board and OCP Contribution SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/28/14 -- Open Compute Summit V -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today added a major new milestone to its list of seminal developments in server technology. The company displayed a comprehensive development platform for its first 64-bit ARM®-based server CPU, fabricated using 28 nanometer process technology, the first from an established server vendor. AMD also announced the imminent sampling of... 
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1/27/14Open Compute Summit to Webcast AMD Keynote
SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/27/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Andrew Feldman, corporate vice president and general manager, Server Business Unit, AMD will present a keynote titled "Disruptive Technologies for the Datacenter" at the Open Compute Summit on January 28 at 11:00 AM PT in San Jose, Calif. A real-time video webcast of the showcase can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately one hour after t... 
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1/27/14MEDIA ALERT - AMD at Open Compute 2014
AMD to Keynote at Fifth Annual Open Compute Summit 2014 SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/27/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) WHAT: AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Andrew Feldman, corporate vice president and general manager, Server Business Unit, will keynote at the Open Compute Summit. AMD's presence at the Open Compute Summit also includes an exhibit of new server technologies at its booth (A7) located in the San Jose Convention Center. DATES: Jan. 28, 2014 at 11:00 a.m... 
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1/22/14AMD Offers New Levels of Efficiency With 12- and 16-Core Additions to the AMD Opteron 6300 Series
AMD Opteron 6338P and 6370P Processors Deliver Optimized Performance Per-Watt Per-Dollar* for AMD Open 3.0 Open Compute Platforms SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the immediate availability of its new 12- and 16-core AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series server processors, code named "Warsaw." Designed for enterprise workloads, the new AMD Opteron 6300 Series processors feature the "Piledriver" core and are fully socket and software compatible with the existing ... 
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1/21/14AMD Reports 2013 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
Strategic Transformation Drove Strong Revenue Growth and Profitability SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/21/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q4 2013 Results AMD revenue of $1.59 billion, increased 9 percent sequentially and 38 percent year-over-year Gross margin of 35 percent Operating income of $135 million and non-GAAP(1) operating income of $91 million Net income of $89 million, earnings per share of $0.12 and non-GAAP(1) net income of $... 
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1/14/14AMD Revolutionizes Compute and UltraHD Entertainment With 2014 AMD A-Series Accelerated Processors
Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) Features Enable Groundbreaking Compute Performance and Define Next-Gen Application Acceleration SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/14/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the 2014 AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), the most advanced and developer friendly performance APUs from AMD to date. The AMD A-Series APUs with AMD Radeon™ R7 graphics, codenamed "Kaveri", are designed with industry-changing new features that deliver superior comput... 
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1/6/14AMD and BlueStacks Collaboration Brings Full Android OS Experience to Windows PCs
BlueStacks Virtualized Android Solution Optimized for Fourth Generation AMD APUs Enables Users to Enjoy a Full Android Experience on Windows-Based Tablets, 2-in-1s, Notebooks and Desktops LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/06/14 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new milestone in their collaboration with BlueStacks, a joint solution that brings the complete Google™ Android OS experience to Microsoft® Windows-based tablets, 2-in-1s, notebooks and desktops. Optimizations for the fourth gene... 
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1/6/14AMD Surrounds 2014 International CES Visitors With Breakthrough Visual and Audio Experiences
Latest APU and GPU Technologies Are Designed to Enable Developers and Delight Tech Enthusiasts, Hard-Core Gamers and Mainstream Consumers Alike LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 01/06/14 -- 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) -- As technology leaders from around the globe arrive in Las Vegas for the 2014 International CES®, AMD (NYSE: AMD) delivers a technology showcase like no other. Inside the AMD exhibit (#CP2 in the LVCC Central Plaza), show attendees will enjoy an array of i... 
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12/23/13AMD to Host News Conference at 2014 International CES
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Lisa Su, senior vice president and general manager, Global Business Units, will host a news conference at the 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The invitation-only event, taking place in Las Vegas on Jan. 6 at 4 p.m. PST, will cover the latest consumer technologies and innovations from AMD. A live video webcast of the news conference can be accessed on the AMD CES web page, www.amd.com/ces, a... 
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12/23/13New AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Deliver Unprecedented Levels of Performance for New Mac Pro
Dual AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Enable OpenCL Compute Power Matched With 4K Display Support SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced dual AMD FirePro™ professional graphics solutions (GPUs) deliver unprecedented levels of performance for the new Mac Pro. The AMD FirePro™ D300, D500 and D700 professional GPUs offer exceptional compute power and reliability for creativity and productivity in a wide range of applications. With industry-adopted OpenCL™ (Open C... 
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12/19/13AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on January 21, 2014
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at 5:30 p.m. EST / 2:30 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and year ended December 28, 2013. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available ... 
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12/17/13AMD Radeon R7 260 GPU Brings Graphics Performance, Efficiency and Value
With Mantle API Support and Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture, the AMD Radeon R7 260 GPU Is an Ideal Mid-Range Gaming Graphics Card SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/17/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD Radeon™ R7 260 graphics card, the newest addition to the AMD Radeon™ R7 Series GPUs, a family of GPUs designed for everyday gamers and people looking to boost the graphics performance of their PCs. Based on AMD's award-winning Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, the AMD ... 
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11/19/13U.S. Government Awards AMD Contract to Research Interconnect Architectures for High-Performance Computing
$3.1 Million Public-Private Partnership to Accelerate R&D of Critical Technologies Needed for Extreme-Scale Computing SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it was selected for an award of $3.1 million for a research project associated with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Extreme-Scale Computing Research and Development Program, known as "DesignForward." The DOE award is an expansion of work started as part of another two-year award AMD rece... 
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11/14/13Designed for Big Data Applications, AMD Announces Industry's First "Supercomputing" Server Graphics Card With 12GB Memory
New AMD FirePro S10000 12GB Edition Graphics Card Is Designed for Heterogeneous Compute Applications Built on OpenCL and Delivers Peak Double Precision Performance SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/14/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the new AMD FirePro™ S10000 12GB Edition graphics card, designed for big data high-performance computing (HPC) workloads for single precision and double precision performance. With full support for PCI Express® 3.0 and optimized for use with the OpenCL™ c... 
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11/13/13AMD 2014 Mobile APUs to Deliver Leaps in Performance and Battery Life in Tablets, 2-in-1s and Notebooks
New Designs Target Highest Performance and Best Graphics for Fanless Designs SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/13/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD), building on its leadership in graphics and gaming, announced its 2014 mobile Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) product roadmap at the APU13 Developer Conference today. Raising the performance bar across fanless tablets, 2-in-1s and ultrathin notebooks, the APUs codenamed "Mullins" and "Beema" are projected to deliver more than 2x the performance-per-watt o... 
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11/13/13AMD Radeon R9 270 Graphics Card Packs a 1080p Gaming Punch
Powered by Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture and Bolstered by Industry-Acclaimed Mantle API, the AMD Radeon R9 270 GPU Is Built for HD Gaming With High Quality Settings SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/13/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ R9 270 graphics card, the newest addition to the award-winning AMD Radeon™ R9 Series GPUs, an impressive family of GPUs that mark a new era of PC gaming. The AMD Radeon™ R9 270 GPU joins the AMD Radeon™ R9 270X, R9 280X, R9 290 and... 
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11/12/13AMD Announces Closing of $500 Million Secured Revolving Line of Credit
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/12/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the company and its subsidiary, AMD International Sales & Service, Ltd. (collectively, the "Borrowers"), have entered into a loan and security agreement for a principal amount up to $500 million (the "Secured Revolving Line of Credit") with a group of lenders and Bank of America, N.A. acting as agent for the lenders. The proceeds of the Secured Revolving Line of Credit may be used for general corporate purpos... 
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11/11/13AMD Announces New Unified SDK, Tools and Accelerated Libraries, for Heterogeneous Computing Developers
APU13 Serves as Launch Platform for New Developer Tools and Sheds Light on Upcoming Third Generation APU, "Kaveri" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/11/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) kicked off its 2013 Developer Summit (APU13) today, announcing a new unified Software Development Kit (SDK,) an improved CodeXL tool suite with added features and support for the latest AMD hardware, and added heterogeneous acceleration in popular Open Source libraries. Together, these tools provide a substantial step ... 
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11/11/13AMD Enables Server APU Software to Reimagine the Server
Showcases New Generation of Development Tools That Will Help Servers Adapt to Modern Data Center Workloads at APU13 Developer Summit SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/11/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it is enabling its accelerated processing units (APU) for next-generation servers through important advancements in software tools developed by AMD and in collaboration with technology partners and the open source community. In his keynote address at APU13, AMD Corporate Fellow Phil Ro... 
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11/5/13AMD to Present at Upcoming Financial Conferences
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its upcoming financial conference schedule: December 3, 2:00 PM MST - Devinder Kumar, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference December 10, 9:40 AM EST - John Byrne, senior vice president and chief sales officer, will present at the Raymond James Semiconductors, Software and Supply Chain Investor Conference ... 
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11/5/13AMD Radeon(TM) R9 290 Graphics Card Delivers Stunning UltraHD Performance for Just $399
Pushing the Limits of Visual and Audio Realism, AMD Radeon(TM) R9 290 GPU Brings Class-Leading Features and Smooth Frame Rates to Enthusiast Gamers and Shatters the 4K Gaming Graphics Price Barrier SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ R9 290 graphics card, the latest addition to the award-winning AMD Radeon™ R9 Series GPUs, a powerful roster of ultimate-class GPUs from AMD. The AMD Radeon™ R9 290 joins the recently introduced AMD Radeon™ ... 
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11/4/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Is the First Server to Provide Bare Metal Provisioning to Scale Massive OpenStack Compute Deployments
Provides Foundation to Leverage OpenStack Compute for Large Networks of Virtualized and Bare Metal Servers SUNNYVALE, CA and HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/04/13 -- OpenStack Summit -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the SeaMicro SM15000™ server supports bare metal features in OpenStack® Compute. AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 server is ideally suited for massive OpenStack deployments by integrating compute, storage and networking into a 10 rack unit system. The system is built around th... 
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11/4/13AMD's Revolutionary Mantle Graphics API Adopted by Industry Leading Game Developers Cloud Imperium, Eidos-Montreal and Oxide
New Developers Join AMD to Advance PC Game Performance Improvements and Simplify PC Game Development With Close-to-the-Metal API for AMD Radeon(TM) GPUs and APUs SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 11/04/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced three new game developer partnerships for Mantle, its highly acclaimed, groundbreaking graphics API. Cloud Imperium Games, Eidos-Montréal™, a part of the Square Enix® Group, and Oxide Games are the latest game developers to join AMD in optimizing the way PC... 
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10/31/13AMD to Webcast "APU13" Keynotes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/31/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast Keynote presentations taking place at the 2013 AMD Developer Summit, "APU13", being held in San Jose, Calif., on Nov. 11, 2013 through Nov. 13, 2013. Topics and presentation times are as follows: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. (PST), Monday, November 11: Lisa Su, senior vice president & general manager, Global Business Units, AMD: "Developers: The Heart of AMD ... 
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10/24/13AMD Radeon R9 290X Graphics Card Pioneers a New Era in Gaming Experience
AMD Makes Graphics Leadership Power Move With AMD Radeon R9 290X GPU, the King of the Radeon R9 Series Graphics Cards, New GPUs for a New Era in Gaming SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ R9 290X graphics card, introducing the ultimate GPU for a new era in PC gaming. As the top AMD Radeon™ R9 Series graphics card, the AMD Radeon™ R9 290X GPU delivers breathtaking performance while pushing the boundaries of audio and visual realism for g... 
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10/17/13AMD Reports 2013 Third Quarter Results
Company Returns to Profitability With Product Diversification Strategy SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/17/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q3 2013 Results AMD revenue $1.46 billion, increased 26 percent sequentially and 15 percent year-over-year Gross margin 36 percent Operating income of $95 million and non-GAAP(1) operating income of $78 million Net income of $48 million, earnings per share of $0.06 and non-GAAP(1) net income of $31 mil... 
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10/8/13AMD Unleashes R9 Series Graphics Cards With AMD Radeon R9 270X and AMD Radeon R9 280X
Armed With the Award-Winning, Industry-Standard Graphics Core Next (GCN) Architecture and Supercharged by Mantle, AMD Radeon R9 270X and AMD Radeon R9 280X GPUs Are Built for Gamers Who Demand the Best SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched AMD Radeon™ R9 270X and AMD Radeon™ R9 280X, GPUs engineered from the bottom up to enable a new era of hyper-realistic ultra resolution gaming. AMD Radeon™ R9 Series graphics cards are designed for enthusiast gamers wh... 
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10/8/13AMD Releases R7 Series Graphics Cards With AMD Radeon R7 240, AMD Radeon R7 250 and AMD Radeon R7 260X GPUs
With Graphics Core Next Architecture and Mantle Support, AMD Radeon R7 240, AMD Radeon R7 250 and AMD Radeon R7 260X GPUs Bring the Power to Do It All to PC Users and Gamers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/08/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched AMD Radeon™ R7 240, AMD Radeon™ R7 250 and AMD Radeon™ R7 260X, new GPUs for a new era in gaming. AMD Radeon™ R7 Series graphics cards are an ideal solution for everyday gamers looking to boost the graphics performance of their PCs. Based on awa... 
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10/7/13Verizon Selects AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 for Enterprise Class Services: Verizon Cloud Compute and Verizon Cloud Storage
Verizon and AMD Create Technology That Transforms the Public Cloud, Delivering the Industry's Most Advanced Cloud Capabilities SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/07/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Verizon is deploying SeaMicro SM15000™ servers for its new global cloud platform and cloud-based object storage service, whose public beta was recently announced. AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 server links hundreds of cores together in a single system using a fraction of the power and space of... 
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10/1/13AMD Selects SAPPHIRE as Exclusive Global Distribution Partner for AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics
AMD Teams With an Ideal Partner, SAPPHIRE, to Enhance the International Distribution of AMD FirePro Professional Graphics SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/01/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced SAPPHIRE Technology as its exclusive global distribution partner for AMD FirePro™ professional graphics. An international supplier and leading manufacturer of innovative technologies, SAPPHIRE has successfully collaborated with AMD for more than a decade, managing AMD products in various markets ... 
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9/26/13AMD Completes Sale and Lease-Back of AMD Singapore Facility to Sabana Shari'ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/26/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its Singapore subsidiary, Advanced Micro Devices (Singapore) Pte Ltd. (AMD Singapore), has completed a transaction to sell and lease-back its Singapore facility located at 508 Chai Chee Lane, Singapore 469032 to HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Singapore) Limited, in its capacity as trustee of Sabana Shari'ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (Sabana REIT). The transaction generated proceeds of... 
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9/25/13AMD Radeon R9 and R7 Series Graphics Cards Usher in a New Era of Gaming Realism
Ultra-Resolution Gaming, Astonishing Audio and Bare Metal Performance Optimization Become Reality With Introduction of AMD Radeon R9 and R7 Series of GPUs, AMD TrueAudio Technology and Mantle SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/25/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled the AMD Radeon™ R9 290X, R9 290, R9 280X, R9 270X, R7 260X and R7 250 graphics cards, AMD's first GPUs in a new era of gaming defined by UltraHD displays, renewed vigor in game engine development, and a new generation of gamers ... 
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9/25/13AMD to Webcast GPU '14 Product Showcase
SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 25, 2013) - AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast a special product showcase taking place at the AMD GPU '14 Tech Day event Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 at 4 p.m. EDT. A real-time video webcast of the showcase can be accessed on the Investor Relations home page: ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately one hour after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 days after the event. Additio... 
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9/19/13AMD to Report Fiscal Third Quarter Results on October 17, 2013
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, October 17, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter ending September 28, 2013. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for app... 
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9/19/13AMD Helps Power Performance of All-Star Cast in Upcoming Hollywood Thriller
Director Robert Rodriguez Harnesses AMD Technology to Produce Latest Cinematic Release "Machete Kills" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its role in the much-anticipated major motion picture sequel "Machete Kills." Written and directed by award-winning Robert Rodriguez of Quick Draw Studios, "Machete Kills" sees actor Danny Trejo reprising his role as the international spy known as Machete. The film plot centers around Machete's mission to help the... 
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9/19/13AMD Recognized by Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America for Corporate Responsibility Commitment
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the ninth consecutive year. This external recognition validates AMD's long-held commitment to corporate responsibility and its strong social, environmental and economic performance. "At AMD, we're committed to positively contributing to our customers, key stakeholders, employees and communities through everything we do," said Tim Mohin... 
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9/18/13AMD to Webcast GPU '14 Product Showcase
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/25/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast a special product showcase taking place at the AMD GPU '14 Tech Day event Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 at 4 p.m. EDT. A real-time video webcast of the showcase can be accessed on the Investor Relations home page: ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately one hour after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 days after the event. Additionally, viewers ... 
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9/13/13AMD Collaborates With Industry Leaders to Bring the Power of 4K to Video Production at IBC 2013
Industry-Leading Software and Hardware Companies Deliver High-Performance Video Production Solutions With AMD FirePro Professional Graphics AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 09/13/13 -- At this year's IBC (International Broadcasting Convention), AMD (NYSE: AMD) is collaborating with outstanding industry leaders -- Adobe, Autodesk, Blackmagic Design, Dell, Fusion-io, and Supermicro -- to showcase video production workflows with a variety of 4K sources using AMD FirePro™ profession... 
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9/12/13AMD-Adobe Collaboration Unlocks Outstanding Creative Workflows, Enhances Quality and Speed for Video Pros Everywhere
Mutual Support for Open Standards Enables Creative Pros to Tap AMD App Acceleration, Powering Breakthrough Features in Adobe Premiere Pro CC, SpeedGrade CC and Media Encoder CC AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/13 -- IBC 2013 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its collaboration with Adobe has reached a new milestone in the drive to deliver faster and more sophisticated professional video workflows. The two companies' leadership in OpenCL™ acceleration means that video a... 
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9/11/13AMD Expands Elite Mobility APU Line-Up With New Quad-Core Processor
New AMD A-Series APU Delivers Entry-Level Quad-Core Performance Plus AMD Radeon HD Graphics for Tablets, Hybrids and Small-Screen Touch Notebooks SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new addition to its 2013 Elite Mobility processor family, expanding the options available for anyone seeking crystal-clear HD entertainment, power efficiency, and accelerated performance in small screen touch notebooks, tablets, and hybrids. The AMD Elite Quad-Core A4... 
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9/10/13AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Power New Thin and Light Mobile Workstations for Creative and Design Productivity on the Go
AMD FirePro M4100 Professional Graphics Deliver Exceptional Performance, Found in the HP ZBook Mobile Workstation SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/10/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the HP ZBook 14 Mobile Workstation will feature AMD FirePro™ M4100 professional graphics, giving outstanding OpenCL™ performance powered by award-winning AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture. The new thin and light mobile workstation with an optional touch screen interface is ideal for product devel... 
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9/9/13AMD Details Embedded Product Roadmap
AMD Extends Ambidextrous Strategy to Embedded Customers Becoming the First to Offer Choice of ARM or x86 SoC, APU or CPU Options Coupled With Industry-Leading AMD Radeon Graphics SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today disclosed its roadmap for the fast-growing embedded computing market, as it becomes the first company to offer both ARM and x86 processor solutions for low-power and high-performance embedded compute designs. The new lineup includes two best-in-class... 
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9/2/13AMD Recognized for Excellence in Public Relations
AMD Wins Two Awards at International Public Relations Association's 2013 Golden World Awards for Excellence in PR SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/02/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a double win at the International Public Relations Association's 2013 Golden World Awards. AMD was named winner in two categories for its PR campaign conceived for the launch of the AMD Radeon™ HD 7990 graphics card. "These wins at the 2013 Golden World Awards underscore the AMD commitment to excellenc... 
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8/28/13AMD and Mixamo Revolutionize Character Art With World's First Real-Time Facial Capture Technology for the Unity Development Platform
AMD APUs and GPUs Deliver Advanced Facial Capture to Two Million Unity Developers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/28/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with Mixamo on the launch of Face Plus, an advanced real-time motion capture and 3D facial animation technology for the Unity game engine (v4.3). Mixamo, an AMD Ventures portfolio company, provides online 3D animation service for game developers. Mixamo's Face Plus plug-in for Unity is designed to enable developers to c... 
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8/22/13AMD Announces Proposed Sale and Lease-back of AMD Singapore Facility to Sabana Shari'ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/22/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its Singapore subsidiary, Advanced Micro Devices (Singapore) Pte Ltd. (AMD Singapore), has entered into a conditional put-and-call option agreement to sell and lease-back its Singapore facility located at 508 Chai Chee Lane, Singapore 469032 to HSBC Institutional Trust Services (Singapore) Limited, in its capacity as trustee of Sabana Shari'ah Compliant Industrial Real Estate Investment Trust (Sabana REIT). The ... 
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8/20/13AMD Expands Embedded Computing Offerings With New Multi-Core R-Series CPUs and Discrete AMD Radeon GPU Bundle
High-Performance Embedded CPUs and GPUs Ideal for Compute Intensive Applications and High-End Digital Gaming and Signage SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/20/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced new CPU offerings for the AMD Embedded R-Series high-performance computing platform, along with the introduction of a discrete GPU promotional program to provide embedded designers more choices for meeting demanding performance requirements. The new options include quad-core and dual-core CPUs sca... 
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8/14/13AMD's Groundbreaking "Never Settle Forever" Program Empowers Gamers to Choose
Gamers Now Have the Flexibility and Freedom to Choose From Among up to Nine AMD Gaming Evolved Titles SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/14/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of "Never Settle Forever," the third edition of the award-winning "Never Settle" franchise of game bundles. The "Never Settle Forever" program represents a historic first in the GPU industry by enabling gamers with the power to assemble their own game bundle from an extensive catalog of titles optimized f... 
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8/8/13AMD to Present at Citi Global Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/08/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Business Units Lisa Su will present at the Citi Global Technology Conference at 9:45 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the live event and w... 
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7/30/13AMD Extends Embedded SoC Leadership by Lowering G-Series Energy Consumption
Dual-Core x86 System-on-Chip APU Offers High Performance at Approximately 3-Watt Average Power for Exceptional Visual and Fanless Designs to Further Surround Computing SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/30/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new low-power Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) in the award-winning AMD G-Series SOC family with the GX-210JA, further reducing x86 power requirements for embedded designs. The new GX-210JA APU, a full System-on-Chip (SoC) design, uses one third le... 
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7/25/13AMD to Discuss Corporate Responsibility Program and Activities
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast a discussion of the company's corporate responsibility program and activities on August 22, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT. Tim Mohin, director of Corporate Responsibility will provide a deep dive into the company's corporate responsibility program and activities along with an overview of its recently published Corporate Responsibility Report. All interested parties will have the opportuni... 
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7/23/13AMD Powers Visual Computing Experiences With Industry Leaders at SIGGRAPH 2013
AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Showcase Content Creation Backed by Outstanding Hardware and Software Companies ANAHEIM, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/23/13 -- Today at the 40th SIGGRAPH 2013 International Conference and Exhibition, AMD (NYSE: AMD) powered visual computing experiences for content creation with outstanding industry leaders Adobe, Autodesk, Christie, Dell, and Optis. AMD FirePro™ professional graphics demonstrations featured unique animation, display, simulation and other creativ... 
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7/18/13AMD Reports 2013 Second Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/18/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q2 2013 Results AMD revenue $1.16 billion, increased 7 percent sequentially and decreased 18 percent year-over-year Gross margin 40 percent Operating loss of $29 million, net loss of $74 million, loss per share of $0.10 Non-GAAP(1) operating loss of $20 million, net loss of $65 million, loss per share of $0.09 AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced revenue for the sec... 
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7/9/13AMD Announces Keynote Lineup for APU13: A Tour de Force of Heterogeneous Compute Leaders
Third Annual AMD Developer Summit Brings Top Minds Together to Propel the Future of Computing Architectures, Programming and Experiences SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/09/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the initial lineup of keynote speakers for the 2013 AMD Developer Summit, APU13. The third annual three-day event will be held in San Jose, Calif., Nov. 11-14, 2013, where AMD and industry leaders will delve into key market trends regarding next generation software and computing ex... 
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6/20/13AMD to Report Fiscal Second Quarter Results on July 18, 2013
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/20/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal second quarter ending June 29, 2013. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximate... 
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6/18/13AMD Unveils Server Strategy and Roadmap
Best-in-Class ARM CPUs, and Leading x86 CPUs and APUs for Enterprise and Data Center Servers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/18/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today publicly disclosed its strategy and roadmap to recapture market share in enterprise and data center servers by unveiling innovative products that address key technologies and meet the requirements of the fastest-growing data center and cloud computing workloads. Additionally, AMD revealed details of its 2014 server portfolio includin... 
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6/17/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Powers Rubicon Project's Advertising Trading Platform
Real-Time Trading Platform for Buying and Selling Digital Ads Manages Over 3 Trillion Bid Transactions per Month SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/17/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000™ server is the foundation for Rubicon Project's REVV, the world's largest, fastest and easiest-to-use independent real-time trading platform for buying and selling digital ads. The REVV platform currently reaches 97 percent of all U.S. Internet users, as measured by comScore's rea... 
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6/13/13AMD's SeaMicro Servers Accelerate Leading-Edge Biomolecular Research to Provide High-Performance Computing (HPC) at the University of Munich
Enables World's First 3-D Structural View of the Human Ribosome LEIPZIG, GERMANY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/13/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the Gene Center of the University of Munich (Ludwig Maximilians University, or LMU) has accelerated its research capabilities using AMD's SeaMicro servers to gain a computational edge for its groundbreaking discoveries. AMD's SeaMicro servers aided researchers in creating the world's first 3-D image of the human ribosome by combining more than 80... 
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6/12/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Server Achieves Certification for Red Hat OpenStack
BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/12/13 -- Red Hat Summit - AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000(TM) server is certified for Red Hat® OpenStack, and that the company has joined the Red Hat OpenStack Cloud Infrastructure Partner Network. The certification ensures that the SeaMicro SM15000 server provides a rigorously tested platform for organizations building private or public cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), based on the security, stability and support available w... 
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6/11/13AMD Gaming Evolved Program Extends Gaming Leadership With Exclusive Hardware Partnership on "THIEF"
AMD Graphics and Processing Architectures Enable Incredible Performance and Image Quality in Exclusive Hardware Partnership With This Next-Gen Title SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/11/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced exclusive collaboration with Square Enix to optimize "THIEF™" for the Graphics Core Next architecture in select AMD Radeon™ graphics processors, as well as the x86 and graphics architectures featured in AMD A-Series APUs. Developed in conjunction with the AMD Gaming Evo... 
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6/11/13AMD Unleashes First-Ever 5 GHz Processor
Enthusiasts Get Unbelievable PC Performance With New AMD FX-9000 Series Processor LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/11/13 -- E3 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled its most powerful member of the legendary AMD FX family of CPUs, the world's first commercially available 5 GHz CPU processor, the AMD FX-9590. These 8-core CPUs deliver new levels of gaming and multimedia performance for desktop enthusiasts. AMD FX-9000 Series CPUs will be available initially in PCs through system integrators. ... 
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6/10/13AMD Announces Completion of Exchange Offer for Its 7.50% Senior Notes Due 2022 for Registered Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/10/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has completed its offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022, which were issued in a private placement (the "Private Notes,") for an equal principal amount of new 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. Four hundred ninety-nine million six hundred fifteen thousand ($499,615,000) of the outstanding $500 million aggrega... 
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6/5/13AMD Pioneers a World of Possibilities at COMPUTEX TAIPEI
Spotlight Shines on 2013 APUs for Mobile and Desktop, New GPUs With Stunning Graphics, More Performance and Better Entertainment Experiences TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/13 -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013 -- Today at COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013, AMD (NYSE: AMD) exhibited a diverse range of sleek OEM designs and new generations of software and applications that harness the unmatched computational performance and power efficiency of the 2013 AMD APU and GPU product portfolio. In addition, AMD anno... 
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6/5/13AMD Extends Graphics and Compute Leadership With 2013 Elite A-Series Desktop APUs
AMD Completes 2013 Lineup With Desktop APUs That Deliver Stunning Graphics, Accelerated Performance and Better Entertainment TAIPEI, TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 06/05/13 -- COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its 2013 Elite A-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for desktops, codenamed "Richland", which delivers a superior PC solution with increased computational performance, discrete-level graphics and an easy upgrade infrastructure. At COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2013, AMD showca... 
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6/4/13AMD Announces Extension of Exchange Offer for Its 7.50% Senior Notes Due 2022 for Registered Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/04/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that its pending offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022, which were issued in a private placement (the "Private Notes,") for an equal principal amount of new 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, currently scheduled to expire at 5 p.m., New York City time, June 3, 2013, has been extended until 5 p.m., New York City tim... 
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5/29/13AMD Launches the AMD Opteron X-Series Family: the Industry's Highest Performance Small Core x86 Server Processors
Twice the Performance and More Power-Efficient Than the Top Performing Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled a new family of low power server processors: the AMD Opteron™ X-Series optimized for scale-out server architectures. The first AMD Opteron X-Series processors, formerly known as "Kyoto," are the highest density, most power-efficient small core x86 processors ever built1. The new X1150 and X2150 processors beat the top p... 
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5/28/13New AMD-Based Tablet PC Processor Wins 2013 "Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI" Award
Elite Mobility SoC for Tablets and Hybrids, Codenamed "Temash," Recognized for Unique Achievements in Compute Power and Extended Battery Life SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/28/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its lowest-power accelerated processing unit (APU) for tablet, hybrid and clamshell notebook PCs is the winner of the 2013 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI award, the third consecutive win for AMD. The award is given by the Taipei Computer Association, a driving force behind the... 
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5/23/13AMD Amplifies Mobile Experience With Responsive Performance, Rich Graphics, Elite Software and Long Battery Life
2013 Mobile APU Line-Up Meets User Needs Across a Wide Range of New and Traditional PC Form Factors at an Ideal Balance of Price-to-Performance SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched three new additions to its 2013 A-Series and E-Series Mobile Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) lineup -- delivering solutions ideally positioned to address today's evolving PC market with dramatically increased performance and power efficiency, as well as a portfolio of unique... 
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5/15/13AMD Introduces the World's Fastest Notebook Graphics Card
AMD Radeon HD 8970M, the World's Fastest Graphics Card for Notebooks, Offers Gamers an Unprecedented Mobile Gaming Experience SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/15/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ HD 8970M, the world's fastest notebook graphics card1. The AMD Radeon HD 8970M graphics processing unit (GPU) delivers the best mobile gaming experience imaginable to gamers, powered by AMD's award-winning Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture. "Today's gaming notebooks need a ... 
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5/14/13AMD Recognizes Exemplary Performance of Seven Suppliers at 2013 AMD Global Supplier Day
Key Suppliers Honored for Technology Innovation, Manufacturing Excellence and Exceptional Service AUSTIN, TX -- (Marketwired) -- 05/14/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the winners of its 2013 AMD Supplier Excellence Award honored at the company's 2013 Supplier Day event in Austin. The companies recognized exhibited a strong depth of knowledge of AMD's business as well as a demonstrated ability to perform at the highest level based on the specific needs of the company. The annual event p... 
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5/13/13AMD Open 3.0 Delivers Premium Server Performance at Half the Cost
World's First Widely-Available Open Source Hardware Platform Delivers Rack Compatibility, Open Systems Management and Matches Competitor Performance at 57 Percent Less Cost SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/13/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability of servers based on its AMD Open 3.0 specification, defined as part of the Open Compute Project, delivering workload versatility and performance equal to competing proprietary OEM servers at significantly lower cost. In comparison to... 
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5/8/13AMD Announces Memory Series Designed With Gamers in Mind
AMD Radeon RG2133 and Upgraded AMD Radeon RAMDisk Deliver Lightning Fast Memory Performance for PC Gaming SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/08/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ RG2133 Gamer Series Memory and Radeon™ RAMDisk 4.1. AMD Radeon RG2133 Gamer Series Memory is the only memory on the market that offers both XMP and AMP memory profiles in one package, enabling ultimate ease in overclocking on both platforms1,2. AMD Radeon RG2133 Gamer Series Memory will ship with a... 
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5/7/13AMD Boosts Quality and Performance of New, Enhanced Features of Adobe Photoshop CC and Adobe Premiere Pro CC Through Open Standards
AMD A-Series APU, Radeon and FirePro Graphics Work Seamlessly With New Versions of Adobe Photoshop CC and Adobe Premiere Pro CC to Accelerate New Features LOS ANGELES, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/07/13 -- Adobe MAX -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced at Adobe MAX new and improved accelerated features for Adobe® Photoshop® CC and Adobe Premiere® Pro CC. The introduction of the all-new Smart Sharpen feature and recently updated Blur Gallery and Liquify effects reinforces the collaboration between A... 
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5/3/13AMD Announces Commencement of Exchange Offer for Its 7.50% Senior Notes Due 2022 for Registered Notes
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/03/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that it has commenced a registered exchange offer to exchange any and all of its outstanding 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022, which were issued in a private placement (the "Private Notes,") for an equal principal amount of new 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the "Registered Notes"). The sole purpose of the exchange offer is to fulfill AMD's obligations ... 
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5/2/13AMD to Create Tailored Products Integrating Customer-Specific IP Through Semi-Custom Business Unit
Leveraging Ambidextrous Technology Building Blocks, AMD Speeds Development of Customized, Differentiated Designs Including Silicon for the Recently Announced PlayStation 4 SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/02/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today a strategic focus on developing one-of-a-kind solutions through its Semi-Custom Business Unit based on the extensive set of intellectual property (IP) amassed across AMD processors, graphics and multimedia. Providing to customers a level of flexib... 
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4/25/13AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/25/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Server Business Unit Andrew Feldman will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 in Boston. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclu... 
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4/24/13AMD Unleashes the World's Fastest Graphics Card
AMD Radeon HD 7990, the World's Fastest Graphics Card, Offered With Largest-Ever Free Game Bundle, Including New "Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/24/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ HD 7990, the world's fastest graphics card1, designed for gamers who want to take their PC gaming experience to the highest level. Based on award-winning AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture with AMD Eyefinity technology2, the AMD Radeon HD 7990 graphics card ... 
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4/23/13AMD to Present at Jefferies 2013 Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Mark Papermaster will present at the Jefferies 2013 Global Technology, Media, and Telecom Conference at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 4 hours after the conclusion of the... 
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4/23/13AMD Targets High-Growth, Embedded Markets With New AMD Embedded G-Series System-on-Chip
High Performance, Energy-Efficient Quad-Core x86 Design Fuels Surround Computing Era SAN JOSE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/23/13 -- DESIGN West -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the new AMD Embedded G-Series System-on-Chip (SOC) platform, a single-chip solution based on the AMD next-generation "Jaguar" CPU architecture and AMD Radeon™ 8000 Series graphics. The new AMD Embedded G-Series SOC platform further signifies a strategic push to focus on high-growth markets outside the PC industry, with... 
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4/22/13AMD Welcomes Raja Koduri as Corporate Vice President, Visual Computing
Accomplished Engineering Leader and Notable Graphics Industry Visionary Is Latest Example of World-Class Engineering Talent to Join as Company Attacks Growth Opportunities SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/22/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Raja Koduri, 44, has rejoined the company as corporate vice president, Visual Computing, reporting to Mark Papermaster, senior vice president and chief technology officer. In his new role, Koduri will have overall responsibility for driving A... 
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4/18/13AMD Reports 2013 First Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q1 2013 Results AMD revenue $1.09 billion, decreased 6 percent sequentially and 31 percent year-over-year Gross margin 41 percent Operating loss of $98 million, net loss of $146 million, loss per share of $0.19 Non-GAAP(1) operating loss of $46 million, net loss of $94 million, loss per share of $0.13 AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced revenue for the first quart... 
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4/16/13AMD Named a Top Corporate Citizen by Corporate Responsibility Magazine
Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Responsibility Earns AMD Recognition on Magazine's 2013 100 Best Corporate Citizens List SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/16/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) has been named by Corporate Responsibility (CR) Magazine to its list of the "100 Best Corporate Citizens." CR Magazine compiles this list to encourage greater corporate accountability and responsibility and to showcase companies who are on the forefront of best-in-class corporate citizenship reporting. "AMD... 
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4/11/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Opteron-Based Servers With OpenStack Help Scientists and Scholars Conduct Cutting Edge Research at UTSA
Rackspace Private Cloud Deployment Enables Breakthrough Discoveries PORTLAND, OR -- (Marketwired) -- 04/11/13 -- OpenStack Summit -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) has deployed SeaMicro SM15000-OP™ servers with a combined 1,024 AMD Opteron™ processor cores in 20 rack units (35 inches of space). These servers are the foundational infrastructure for a new computing cloud, powered by OpenStack, and will be used for cutting edge research and com... 
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4/5/13AMD and Adobe Collaborate on Upcoming Version of Adobe Premiere Pro Software to Enable Breakthrough Video Editing Performance Through Open Standards
AMD A-Series APU, Radeon and FirePro Graphics Technology Work Seamlessly With Next Version of Adobe Premiere Pro Software to Provide Real-Time Editing, Effects, Compositing and Color Grading SUNNYVALE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with Adobe Systems Incorporated to deliver OpenCL™ hardware-accelerated video editing for the first time on the Microsoft Windows platform with the next version of Adobe® Premiere® Pro. This collaboration furthe... 
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3/28/13AMD Foundation Named as a 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate for the Second Consecutive Year
AMD "Changing the Game" Program Recognized for Its Application of Technology to Advance Youth Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Skills SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/28/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the AMD Foundation has been named a 2013 Laureate of the International Data Group's (IDG) Computerworld Honors Program for the Foundation's use of technology to promote and enhance the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills of youth around the world... 
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3/27/13AMD Delivers Unified Gaming Strategy at GDC 2013
AMD Launches Powerful Cloud Gaming Platform AMD Radeon Sky Series Graphics, Extends "Never Settle: Reloaded" Program With "BioShock Infinite" and Showcases Sneak Peek of New "Ruby" Demo SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/27/13 -- Today at the Game Developers Conference (GDC) AMD (NYSE: AMD) unveiled its leadership strategy for the worldwide gaming market. AMD's Unified Gaming Strategy comprehensively addresses how AMD will drive the gaming market across consoles, cloud platforms, tablets... 
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3/26/13AMD Closes Transaction to Sell and Lease-Back Austin Campus, Generating Approximately $164 Million in Cash
SUNNYVALE, CA and AUSTIN, TX -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/26/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the successful closing of its transaction with 7171 Southwest Parkway Holdings, LP to sell and lease-back the company's "Lone Star Campus" located at 7171 Southwest Parkway in Austin, Texas. The transaction generated proceeds of approximately $164 million in cash, net of all fees, which will be reflected in the company's first quarter 2013 financial statements when reported on Apr. 18, 2013. As a part o... 
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3/20/13AMD to Report Fiscal First Quarter Results on April 18, 2013
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/20/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ending March 30, 2013. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. An archive of the webcast will be available for approximat... 
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3/20/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Achieves Certification for CDH4, Cloudera's Distribution Including Apache Hadoop Version 4
"Hadoop-in-a-Box" Package Accelerates Deployments by Providing 512 Cores and Over Five Petabytes in Two Racks SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/20/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the SeaMicro SM15000™ server is now certified for CDH4, Cloudera's Distribution Including Apache Hadoop® Version 4. AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 server, which can deliver up to 512 processor cores and over five petabytes of storage in a single system, is the industry's most power-efficient big data server plat... 
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3/18/13AMD Collaborates With Aviary to Bring APU-Optimized Photo Editing Application to Windows 8
Includes Software Development Kit for Windows 8 on AMD-Powered Devices SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/18/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Aviary to bring an optimized version of its popular photo editing tool to Windows® 8 PCs and tablets powered by AMD accelerated processing units (APUs). Backed by an investment through AMD Ventures, Aviary has optimized its new software development kit (SDK) for Windows 8 to take advantage of unique AMD APU architectural advan... 
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3/12/13AMD Executes Purchase Agreement to Sell and Lease-Back Austin Campus, Expected to Generate Approximately $164 Million in Cash
SUNNYVALE, CA and AUSTIN, TX -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/12/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell and lease-back its "Lone Star Campus" located at 7171 Southwest Parkway in Austin, Texas to 7171 Southwest Parkway Holdings, LP, an affiliate entity of real estate investment company Spear Street Capital. Upon closing, net of all fees, the sale is expected to generate approximately $164 million in cash. The proceeds are expected to be reflected in the company... 
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3/12/13New AMD A-Series APU Offers Mobile PC Users Innovative Experiences, Elite Graphics Performance and Longer Battery Life
Notebooks With Highest Performance AMD A-Series APUs Expected on Shelf This Month SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/12/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the first availability of the AMD Elite A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), codenamed "Richland." The new AMD Elite A-Series APUs deliver innovative user experiences like facial log-in and gesture recognition, improved graphics1 and compute performance2 over the previous generation, and enhanced power management capabilities o... 
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3/5/13AMD and Crystal Dynamics Collaboration Thrusts Gamers Into One of the Most Realistic PC Gaming Experience Ever With the Launch of "Tomb Raider"
Visionary TressFX Hair Technology Fortifies Each Lustrous Strand of Lara Croft's Hair With Its Own Real-Time Physics System SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Crystal Dynamics™ following the launch of "Tomb Raider," one of the most highly anticipated PC games of 2013, and part of the AMD Gaming Evolved program. AMD and Crystal Dynamics worked together extensively on the development of "Tomb Raider," most notably with TressFX Hair, ... 
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3/4/13AMD's SeaMicro Server Powers New Worlds and Heroic Alter Egos for Red 5 Studios' "FireFall" Mobile Gaming Center
Supports Mobile Massive Multiplayer Online Game on a Bus for Thousands of Gamers SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 03/04/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Red 5 Studios, developer of free-to-play online games designed to connect millions of players around the world, has deployed an AMD SeaMicro server with the SeaMicro Freedom™ fabric to power a high-performance mobile gaming unit (MGU.) The MGU, which is a 48-foot bus, was created as part of the launch for its new game "FireFall," an... 
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2/26/13Martin L. Edelman Appointed to AMD Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/26/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Martin L. Edelman has been appointed to the company's board of directors as a representative of West Coast Hitech L.P., an affiliate of Mubadala Development Company and AMD's largest stockholder. Edelman's appointment follows the resignation of Waleed al Muhairi after four years of service on the AMD Board. Edelman currently serves as Of Counsel, Real Estate Department for the law firm Paul, Hastings, Janofs... 
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2/25/13AMD Launches the AMD FirePro R5000 Remote Graphics Card for Deployment in Data Centers
Offers an Easy and Flexible Workstation-Class 3D and Multimedia User Experience Over Networks SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/25/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of the AMD FirePro™ R5000 remote graphics card, a flexible, manageable solution designed and engineered to power remote 3D-graphics workflows and full computing experiences over IP networks. The energy-, space- and cost-efficient AMD FirePro R5000 is the ideal solution for IT managers operating in data center env... 
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2/20/13AMD Aims to Meet Higher Expectations for Tablet and Hybrid PC Performance at Mobile World Congress 2013
AMD Turbo Dock Adjusts Performance and Power Consumption to Meet User Needs When Switching Between Tablet and Hybrid Modes SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/20/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD), creator of the performance tablet category, today announced a new innovation for hybrid PCs that delivers uncompromised mobile PC experiences when in tablet mode or when connected to its base keyboard. Hybrid PCs are a new market segment between full notebooks and pure tablets that AMD plans to demonstrate, alo... 
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2/19/13AMD and Crytek Energize the PC Gaming Industry With the Launch of "Crysis 3"
AMD Gaming Evolved Unleashes the Full Power of the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/19/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the North American launch of its Gaming Evolved title "Crysis 3." Working closely with Crytek, elite AMD engineers optimized "Crysis 3" to enable incredible performance on AMD Radeon™ graphics cards, powered by the award-winning AMD Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture. The AMD/Crytek alliance accelerates "Crysis 3" with the world's f... 
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2/14/13AMD Wins Big at PR Daily's 2012 Digital PR and Social Media Awards
AMD Takes Home Record Eight Honors for PR, Marketing and Social Media; 18 PR-Industry Awards in the Past Year for Communications Campaigns SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/14/13 -- Last month, AMD (NYSE: AMD) was awarded eight top honors at PR Daily's annual Digital PR and Social Media Awards, recognizing the company's marketing and communications teams for executing innovative programs to increase awareness for AMD solutions. The awards included 'Social Media News Release of the Year,' ... 
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2/12/13Livestream Doubles Computing Density With AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Server
Power Savings Verified by New York State Energy Research and Development Authority SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/12/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Livestream, the company that connects millions of people over the Internet to live events, has deployed AMD's SeaMicro SM15000™ server with SeaMicro Freedom™ Fabric Storage as the core platform to provide live video and collaboration services. The SeaMicro SM15000 server was selected by Livestream because it provides the high perfo... 
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2/5/13AMD Names Bernd Lienhard as Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Client Business
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Bernd Lienhard, 48, has joined the company as corporate vice president and general manager of its Client Business Unit, reporting to Dr. Lisa Su, senior vice president and general manager, Global Business Units. In his role, Lienhard will apply his 22 years of experience in the semiconductor industry to lead AMD's client business as it expands its product lineup to include differentiated system-on-chip (SoC) solut... 
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2/5/13Wayfair E-Retailer Accelerates Development and Capabilities With AMD's SeaMicro Server
SM10000-XE Server Doubles the Computing Capacity and Reduces Power Requirements by 50 Percent SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/05/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced e-Commerce leader Wayfair, the largest online retailer of home products and furnishings, has deployed AMD's SeaMicro SM10000-XE™ server to foster growth and aid development of new capabilities for its online store. The high density SeaMicro server doubled the computing capacity and reduced power consumption by 50 percent. W... 
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2/4/13AMD Kick Starts 2013 With the Ultimate "Gaming Evolved" Game Partnerships and "Never Settle: Reloaded" Bundle Program
"Crysis 3," "BioShock Infinite," "DmC Devil May Cry" and "Tomb Raider" Are Designed to Run Best on AMD Radeon Graphics and Will Be Bundled With Select AMD Radeon HD 7900 and HD 7800 Series Graphics Cards SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 02/04/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of its "Never Settle: Reloaded" game bundle, the sequel to last year's monumental "Never Settle" bundle. "Never Settle: Reloaded" delivers by bundling up to four of this year's most anticipated PC games -... 
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1/31/13AMD to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/31/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 1:55 p.m. PST on Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 2 hours after the conclusion of the live event and ... 
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1/30/13AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 Server Achieves Certification for Rackspace Private Cloud, Validated for OpenStack
Providing Unprecedented Computing Efficiency for "Nova in a Box" and Object Storage Capacity for "Swift in a Rack" SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/30/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its SeaMicro SM15000™ server is certified for the Rackspace® Private Cloud. "Nova in a Box" and "Swift in a Rack" are respectively the most efficient compute and highest storage capacity solutions validated for OpenStack®. The product certification for mass compute and object storage ensures that en... 
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1/24/13GizmoSphere Launches an AMD APU-Based Gizmo Board for Embedded Systems Inventors and Hobbyists
AMD Is a Founding Member of GizmoSphere Embedded Developer Community SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/24/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the newly launched Gizmo board, a low-cost board geared toward x86-based embedded system development available from GizmoSphere, is powered by an AMD Embedded G-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU). Gizmo is a 4-inch by 4-inch x86 development board that can run a variety of operating systems including Android, Linux®, RTOSes and Windows®. AM... 
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1/24/13AMD Wins Two Industry Awards
AMD Awarded Two "Eggies" at Newegg's Second Annual Eggie Awards During the 2013 International CES Show in Las Vegas SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/24/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) was awarded two Eggies at Newegg's second annual Eggie Awards on Jan. 10, 2013 at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. AMD won Best Merchandising Campaign for its unique "Never Settle" graphics marketing program, and John Torres, Sales Account Manager at AMD, was awarded an EggXellence Award f... 
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1/23/13AMD to Present at Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that senior vice president and chief sales officer John Byrne will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference at 10:20 a.m. PST on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 2 hours after the conclusion of the live event and... 
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1/23/13AMD Bolsters Engineering Talent With Appointment of Two Technology Experts
Industry Veterans Matar, Meretsky Will Help Drive AMD's Software Intellectual Property Development and the Evolution of System-on-Chip Solutions SUNNYVALE, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/23/13 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Charles Matar and Wayne Meretsky have joined the company to assume critical new engineering leadership roles driving hardware and software intellectual property (IP) development for AMD's system-on-chip (SoC) solutions. Matar will draw upon his expertise in SoC and proc... 
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1/22/13AMD Reports 2012 Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
SUNNYVALE, CA--(Marketwire - Jan 22, 2013) - AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q4 2012 Results AMD revenue $1.16 billion, decreased 9 percent sequentially and 32 percent year-over-year Gross margin 15 percent, non-GAAP(1) gross margin 39 percent Operating loss of $422 million, net loss of $473 million, loss per share of $0.63 Non-GAAP(1) operating loss of $55 million, net loss of $102 million, loss per share of $0.14 2012 Annual Results AMD revenue $5.42 billion, down ... 
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1/16/13AMD Open 3.0 Brings Simplicity, Power Efficiency and Cost-Effectiveness to the Data Center
Unveils First-Ever Open, Modular Platform for the Masses SANTA CLARA, CA -- (MARKETWIRE) -- 01/16/13 -- OPEN COMPUTE SUMMIT -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today is launching the AMD Open 3.0 platform (formerly codenamed "Roadrunner,") a radical rethinking of the server motherboard designed to the standards developed by the Open Compute Project. AMD Open 3.0 enables substantial gains in computing flexibility, efficiency and operating cost by simplifying motherboard design with a single base product to add... 
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1/7/13AMD Delivers Enhanced Gaming and Improved Application Performance With Latest Mobile and Desktop Graphics Technology
AMD Radeon HD 8000M Mobile and HD 8000 Desktop Graphics for OEMs Deliver Award-Winning GCN Architecture, Full DirectX 11.1 Support and Exceptional Performance-per-Watt Jan 08, 2013 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --2013 International Consumer Electronics Show - AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon™ HD 8000M Series of mobile graphics processing units (GPUs) set to deliver discrete graphics performance to a variety of notebook designs, including the incredibly portable ultrathin form factor. T... 
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1/7/13AMD Unveils Innovative New APUs and SoCs That Give Consumers a More Exciting and Immersive Experience
AMD Enters 2013 With Its Strongest Consumer Line-up of APUs; Announces New Relationship With VIZIO Jan 08, 2013 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --International Consumer Electronics Show -- AMD (NYSE: AMD), a leading provider of technology that enables visually-rich experiences for today's consumers, provided an early look at its new 2013 accelerated processing units (APUs) and announced a new OEM relationship with VIZIO. At an International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) event, AMD demonstrated work... 
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1/7/13Industry Veteran Roy Taylor Joins AMD to Lead Global Channel Sales
International Executive With Deep Relationships and Proven Experience in Growing Channel Business Jan 07, 2013 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Roy Taylor has joined the company as corporate vice president and head of Global Channel Sales, reporting to Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer John Byrne. In this role, Taylor will be responsible for managing and growing AMD's channel business globally. "Roy is well known in the IT industry for his energy, ... 
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1/3/13AMD to Host News Conference at 2013 Consumer Electronics Show
Jan 03, 2013 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) will provide a live video webcast of its news conference at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to be held Jan. 7, 2013 at 4 p.m. PT. The conference will demonstrate a range of attractive, high-performance mobile computing and gaming systems reflective of the company's longer-term strategy to focus on creating differentiated IP leadership. A live video webcast of the news conference can be accessed at ir.amd.com. A replay of the webc... 
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1/2/13AMD Names Devinder Kumar Chief Financial Officer
Jan 02, 2013 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that after a thorough internal and external search the company has appointed Devinder Kumar as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective Jan. 2, 2013. Kumar, 57, will report to Rory Read, AMD president and chief executive officer, and will have responsibility for leading the company's global finance organization. Kumar has been interim CFO since September 2012. He served as corporate controller of the compa... 
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12/7/12AMD to Report Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year Results on January 22, 2013
Dec 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. EST / 2:00 p.m. PST to discuss the results of its fiscal fourth quarter and year ended December 29, 2012. This is a change from the initially announced date of January 17, 2013. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web s... 
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12/6/12AMD Amends Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES
Dec 06, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it successfully amended its Wafer Supply Agreement (WSA) with GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. The closure of amendment negotiations solidifies AMD's new operating model as communicated at the third quarter 2012 earnings announcement. To better align with today's PC market dynamics, AMD and GLOBALFOUNDRIES agreed on purchase commitments for fourth quarter 2012 and established fixed pricing and other terms of the WSA which app... 
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12/4/12AMD Paves Ease-of-Programming Path to Heterogeneous System Architecture With New APP SDK 2.8 and Unified Developer Tool Suite
New Array of Developer Tool Kits, Suites and Libraries Makes Heterogeneous Compute Programming More Accessible on AMD Platforms Dec 04, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability of the AMD APP SDK 2.8 and the AMD CodeXL unified tool suite to provide developers the tools and resources needed to accelerate applications with AMD accelerated processing units (APUs) and graphics processing units (GPUs). The APP SDK 2.8 and CodeXL tool suite provides access to code... 
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12/4/12AMD and Ubisoft Collaborate to Deliver the Ultimate Far Cry 3 PC Gaming Experience
AMD Eyefinity and AMD CrossFire Technologies Enable Stunning Visuals, Hyper-Realistic Environments and Incredible Performance for AMD Radeon PC Gamers as They Dominate the Lawless Island of "Far Cry 3" Dec 04, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with Ubisoft® to support the highly anticipated next chapter in the "Far Cry" franchise, "Far Cry 3®," launching today in North America. Developed in conjunction with the AMD Gaming Evolved program, "Far Cr... 
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12/4/12New AMD Opteron 4300 and 3300 Series Processors Deliver Ideal Performance, Power and Price for Cloud Applications
Up to 15 Percent Lower Power Consumption and 24 Percent Better Performance per Watt Versus Previous Generation AMD Opteron Processors Dec 04, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled nine new mid-range and entry-level AMD Opteron™ 4300 Series and 3300 Series server processors increasing performance per watt versus the previous generation to maximize compute capabilities in power-constrained environments1, while delivering outstanding value to cloud providers and web hosts... 
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11/28/12AMD Announces Global Distribution Agreement With Symmetry Electronics for Embedded Products
Distribution Agreement Expands AMD's Presence and Underscores AMD's Commitment to Growth in the Embedded Market Nov 28, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new global distribution agreement with Symmetry Electronics, a distribution leader in the embedded market which includes digital signage, industrial control, automotive, manufacturing and machine-to-machine technologies. Symmetry Electronics will immediately begin to promote, sell and support the full line of A... 
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11/16/12AMD Powers Brilliant HD Game and Video Performance for Nintendo's Wii U
Next-Generation Console Joins Growing List of AMD Powered Consumer Electronic Devices This Holiday Season Nov 16, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) is proud to support Nintendo's newly launched Wii U home console as the supplier of custom AMD Radeon™ HD GPU technology. As announced at E3 in 2011, the custom-for-Nintendo AMD graphics processor enables Wii U to provide exciting, immersive game play, brilliant HD video and game graphics and new forms of interaction for consumers. Si... 
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11/15/12AMD to Present at Raymond James Technology & Supply Chain Conference
Nov 15, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Senior Vice President, Interim Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Controller Devinder Kumar will present at the Raymond James Technology & Supply Chain Conference 10:10 a.m. EST on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conc... 
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11/14/12AMD FirePro Server Graphics Redefining Supercomputing Performance Through Power Efficient, Sustainable Technology
Outstanding Performance-per-Watt and Compute Power Merge With University of Frankfurt SANAM Supercomputer, Powered by AMD FirePro S10000 Server Graphics Nov 14, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) has collaborated with the University of Frankfurt's Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS) to deliver a new standard in power-efficient supercomputing with the SANAM supercomputer, securing the number two ranking on the latest Green500™ List. The supercomputer will aid FIAS in quantum chro... 
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11/13/12AMD and the National Academy of Engineering Recognize Engineering Programs With Real-World Relevance
Report Showcases 29 Exemplary Programs That Use Real-World Experiences to Enhance the Quality of Undergraduate Engineering Education and Workforce Preparedness Nov 13, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) and the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) today announced the release of 'Infusing Real World Experiences into Engineering Education,' a compilation of engineering programs at colleges and universities across the nation that incorporates real-world experiences in an effort to b... 
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11/12/12AMD Receives HPCwire Readers' Choice and Editors' Choice Awards
AMD Recognized for Leadership in High Performance Computing Nov 12, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today it has been recognized as a leader in high performance computing (HPC), receiving two awards from HPCwire: a Readers' Choice Award for 'Best HPC Collaboration between Government and Industry' and an Editors' Choice Award for 'Top Five Vendors to Watch.' These awards further underscore AMD's leadership position in supercomputing with its AMD Opteron™ processor famil... 
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11/12/12AMD Delivers Massive Compute Performance for World's Top Ranked Supercomputer
Oak Ridge National Laboratory's "Titan" Supercomputer Enables Cutting-Edge Research for Vital Science and Technology Disciplines Including Energy, Climate Change Nov 12, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today demonstrated its ongoing support for high performance computing by providing massive compute capability, performance and flexibility for the world's number one ranked supercomputer. This ranking, the sixth number-one spot for AMD-based supercomputers in the last five years... 
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11/12/12AMD Introduces Industry's Most Powerful Server Graphics Card
AMD FirePro S10000 Is the World's First Professional Graphics Card to Exceed One TeraFLOPS of Peak Double Precision Performance and Unparalleled Single Precision Performance Nov 12, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro™ S10000, the industry's most powerful server graphics card, designed for high-performance computing (HPC) workloads and graphics intensive applications. The AMD FirePro S10000 is the first professional-grade card to exceed one teraFLOPS ... 
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11/8/12AMD Appoints Ahmed Yahia Al Idrissi to Board of Directors
Nov 08, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Ahmed Yahia Al Idrissi has been appointed to the company's board of directors as a second representative of Mubadala Development Company. Yahia currently serves as executive director of Mubadala Industry, where he is responsible for Mubadala's growing industrial portfolio, including metals, mining, utilities, and advanced materials and products. Prior to joining Mubadala, Yahia was a partner at McKinsey & Company where h... 
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11/5/12New AMD Opteron 6300 Series Processors Deliver the Winning Solution for Virtualized Data Centers and High Performance Computing Clusters
Latest AMD Opteron Processors With the Next Generation "Piledriver" Core Offer Record-Breaking Java Performance Nov 05, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled its new AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series server processors based on its next-generation "Piledriver" core architecture. The new AMD Opteron processors deliver superior performance and scalability for virtualized server platforms that are central to private and public cloud deployments, big data systems and high-performanc... 
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10/31/12AMD to Present at Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference
Oct 31, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read will present at the Credit Suisse Annual Technology Conference 9:30 a.m. MST on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be availab... 
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10/29/12AMD Changes Compute Landscape as the First to Bridge Both x86 and ARM Processors for the Data Center
Company to Complement x86-Based Offerings With New Processors Based on ARM 64-Bit Technology, Starting With Server Market Oct 29, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- In a bold strategic move, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that it will design 64-bit ARM® technology-based processors in addition to its x86 processors for multiple markets, starting with cloud and data center servers. AMD's first ARM technology-based processor will be a highly-integrated, 64-bit multicore System-on-a-Chip (SoC) optimized ... 
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10/25/12AMD Powers Superior Windows 8 Experience Across More Than 125 PC Designs
From Tablets to Desktops, the Latest Technology From AMD Accelerates Windows 8 Apps, Games and Response Time Oct 25, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with Microsoft Corp. for more than 125 Windows® 8-based PC designs from leading OEMs including ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, Samsung, Sony, Toshiba and more. With a hardware accelerated user interface, Microsoft and AMD have collaborated to design Windows 8 to unlock the high performance graphic... 
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10/24/12AMD to Host News Conference
Oct 24, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read, and Senior Vice President and General Manager Global Business Units Lisa Su will host a news conference to provide updates and more detail on the company's ambidextrous strategy. The news conference will take place in San Francisco on Oct. 29, commencing at 1:30 p.m. PDT. The news conference is for invited attendees; however a real-time audio and video webcast of t... 
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10/23/12New AMD FX Line-Up Brings Faster Speeds and Higher Performance Core Over Previous Generation to PC Enthusiasts and Gamers
The Guinness World Record-Holding AMD FX Series Delivers a Stunning PC Experience With up to Eight Unlocked "Piledriver" Cores Running up to 4.2 GHz Oct 23, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced an update to the Guinness World Record-setting1 AMD FX family of central processing units (CPUs) that continues the brand's history of delivering a fully unlocked and customizable experience for performance desktop PC users. At the heart of the latest AMD FX processor is the new "Pi... 
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10/22/12New AMD Tablet APU Lands in Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q572
Latest Collaboration Maximizes Productivity and Portability Oct 22, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that its AMD Z-60 accelerated processing unit (APU) powers the new Fujitsu STYLISTIC 10.1" tablet, providing quality and performance to professionals on the move. The combination of processor and system design provides users with portability, Windows® compatibility and security in one tablet device. With impressive performance at low power, the AMD Z-60 APU supports un... 
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10/22/12AMD Recognized for Exemplary Corporate Responsibility With Listings on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index and the FTSE4Good Index Series
Oct 22, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today it has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) North America for the eighth consecutive year. The company has also been added to the FTSE4Good Index Series. These most recent acknowledgements highlight AMD's commitment to ethical and sustainable business practices. "AMD is proud to be ranked among the world's leading sustainable businesses and to have our commitment to ethical business practices recognized ... 
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10/22/12AMD "Never Settle" Program Gives Gamers the Hottest Games and the Best Experience for the Holiday Season
Oct 22, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of its "Never Settle" Bundle, which packages this holiday season's biggest PC gaming titles, including "Far Cry 3" by Ubisoft along with "Hitman: Absolution" and "Sleeping Dogs" by Square Enix, with the purchase of select AMD Radeon™ HD 7000 Series graphics cards. Gamers who purchase any holiday bundle package will also receive a code which will entitle them to a 20 percent discount off the retail price of the upc... 
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10/18/12AMD Reports Third Quarter Results and Announces Restructuring
Oct 18, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q3 2012 Results AMD revenue $1.27 billion, 10 percent sequential decrease and a 25 percent decrease year-over-year Net loss $157 million, loss per share $0.21, operating loss $131 million Non-GAAP(1) net loss $150 million, loss per share $0.20, operating loss $124 million Gross margin 31 percent AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced revenue for the third quarter of ... 
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10/17/12AMD Announces SeaMicro SM15000 Server Citrix Ready
Oct 17, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --CITRIX SYNERGY 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Citrix Systems, Inc. has verified the new AMD SeaMicro SM15000-XE™ micro server as Citrix Ready® to run Citrix XenServer® 6, a complete managed server virtualization technology that enables companies to cost-effectively consolidate servers and ensure business continuity. Citrix Ready is a product verification program that demonstrates compatibility with Citrix Application Delivery Infrastructure... 
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10/11/12AMD Announces Preliminary Third Quarter Results
Oct 11, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that revenue for the third quarter ended September 29, 2012 is expected to decrease approximately 10 percent sequentially. The company previously forecasted third quarter 2012 revenue to decrease 1 percent, plus or minus 3 percent, sequentially. The lower than anticipated preliminary revenue results are primarily due to weaker than expected demand across all product lines caused by the challenging macroeconomic environment. ... 
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10/10/12Silicon Valley Leadership Group Selects AMD to Host 2012 Data Center Efficiency Summit
Oct 10, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will host the Silicon Valley Leadership Group's fifth annual Data Center Efficiency Summit on Oct. 24 at AMD headquarters in Sunnyvale, Calif. Thanks to AMD's efforts to reduce data center power with solutions such as the SeaMicro Freedom™ Fabric, AMD was chosen to host the one-day event that brings together hundreds of data center experts, technology vendors and government leaders to learn about the latest data cente... 
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10/9/12AMD-Based HP Servers Shatter Performance Record by 40 Percent
Oct 09, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --VMworld 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that a cluster of HP ProLiant BL465c Gen8 servers utilizing AMD Opteron™ 6200 Series processors has achieved the highest VMmark® 2.1 score ever posted, representing a 40 percent increase over the next best score. VMmark is VMware's popular multi-server benchmarking tool that measures platform performance and scalability of virtualized environments. The record score of 59.99 at 62 tiles displaced a score of 42.... 
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10/9/12New AMD Z-Series APU for Tablets Enables Immersive Experience for Upcoming Microsoft Windows 8 Platforms
Oct 09, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced its latest entry in the performance tablet and small form factor PC market with the AMD Z-60 Accelerated Processing Unit (APU). The AMD Z-60 is AMD's lowest power APU, delivering unprecedented performance and AMD AllDay™ power for tablet form factors as thin as 10mm. A compelling combination of features, stunning graphics, support for the latest Microsoft Windows® 8 applications and user interfaces, as well as compatibility with Wi... 
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10/2/12New AMD A-Series Processors Bring Faster Speeds, High Core Count and AMD Radeon HD 7000 Series Graphics to Do-It-Yourself PC Enthusiasts and Gamers
Oct 02, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced retail and distribution channel availability of its second generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for desktop, small form-factor and home theater PCs. These new APUs target do-it-yourself (DIY) PC builders, mainstream gamers and value-added resellers who want to upgrade their PC infrastructure with affordable performance, discrete-level graphics, multiple cores and fast processing for outstanding responsi... 
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10/1/12AMD and Oracle to Collaborate in the OpenJDK Community to Explore Heterogeneous Computing for Java
Oct 01, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --During the JavaOne™ 2012 Strategy Keynote, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced its participation in OpenJDK™ Project "Sumatra" in collaboration with Oracle and other members of the OpenJDK community to help bring heterogeneous computing capabilities to Java™ for server and cloud environments. The OpenJDK Project "Sumatra" will explore how the Java Virtual Machine (JVM), as well as the Java language and APIs, might be enhanced to allow applications to take advantage o... 
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9/27/12AMD AppZone Brings Graphics-Accelerated Windows and Android Apps to PCs Worldwide
Sep 27, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the launch of AMD AppZone, an online showcase for applications and games accelerated by AMD Radeon™ graphics processing units (GPUs) and AMD accelerated processing units (APUs). In addition to featuring some of the most recognizable PC games and productivity apps, consumers can now download and seamlessly run popular Android™ apps on AMD-based PCs running Windows® thanks to a collaboration with BlueStacks to enable the AMD Ap... 
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9/18/12AMD Third Quarter 2012 Results to Be Announced on October 18, 2012
Sep 18, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal third quarter ended September 29, 2012. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. The webcast will be available for 10 days after the conferenc... 
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9/17/12AMD Announces Chief Financial Officer Transition
Sep 17, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert informed the company of his decision to resign as senior vice president and chief financial officer to pursue other opportunities. Devinder Kumar, senior vice president and corporate controller, will serve as interim chief financial officer while a search commences for Mr. Seifert's replacement. Kumar has served as the Company's corporate controller since 2001. Seifert's departure is not based on any disag... 
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9/11/12AMD Invests in CiiNOW to Usher in Next Era of Cloud-Based Gaming
Sep 11, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced an investment in CiiNOW, a provider of cloud gaming technology that enables game publishers, retailers and carriers to tap into the growing video game market expected to reach $81 billion by 20161. AMD, through AMD Ventures, has invested in this innovative software company serving a large and growing market that can create better end-user experiences by taking advantage of AMD technologies. With the investment and strategic c... 
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9/11/12AMD Announces Support for RealD's BlueLine Technology; Addresses Rapid Market Adoption of 3D DLP Projectors With AMD FirePro Graphics
Sep 11, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced it has entered into a strategic licensing agreement with RealD Inc. (NYSE: RLD), which will pair AMD FirePro™ professional graphics with RealD's patented BlueLine™ technology to address the rapid adoption of 3D-capable displays and digital light processing (DLP) projectors in corporate boardrooms, educational institutions and the media and entertainment industry. This technology partnership provides industry-leading stereo 3... 
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9/10/12AMD Delivers a New Generation of AMD Opteron and Intel Xeon "Ivy Bridge" Processors in Its New SeaMicro SM15000 Micro Server Chassis
Sep 11, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the availability of three pioneering innovations that firmly cement the company as the leader in fabric computing, micro servers and data center technology. The first innovation is a new chassis, AMD's SeaMicro SM15000™ server, which extends fabric-based computing across racks and aisles of the data center to connect to massive disk arrays supporting over five petabytes of storage capacity. In addition, AMD is announcing a ne... 
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9/10/12AMD Extends Leadership in Data Center Innovation -- First to Optimize the Micro Server for Big Data
Sep 11, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the SeaMicro SM15000™ server, another computing innovation from its Data Center Server Solutions (DCSS) group that cements its position as the technology leader in the micro server category. AMD's SeaMicro SM15000 server revolutionizes computing with the invention of Freedom™ Fabric Storage, which extends its Freedom™ Fabric beyond the SeaMicro chassis to connect directly to massive disk arrays, enabling a single ten rack uni... 
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9/4/12AMD Enables Efficient and Cost-Effective Solutions on Windows Server 2012
Sep 04, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has worked closely with Microsoft throughout the Windows Server 2012 development process to deliver an exceptional server solution powered by its award-winning AMD Opteron™ processors. AMD Opteron processors are ideally suited to deliver unparalleled server price performance, maximizing productivity and delivering compelling total cost of ownership (TCO) for customers. Both companies have optimized their respective... 
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8/29/12AMD Appoints Jack Harding to Board of Directors
Aug 29, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Jack Harding has been appointed to the company's board of directors. Harding currently serves as president and chief executive officer and a member of the board of directors of eSilicon Corporation, a privately-held semiconductor design and manufacturing services provider he co-founded. eSilicon designs and manufactures complex, custom chips for a broad and growing portfolio of large and small firms. Harding brings more ... 
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8/28/12AMD CTO Mark Papermaster Outlines Vision for "Surround Computing," Bringing an Era of Personalized, Adaptive and Responsive Environments to Consumers
Aug 28, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- In a keynote address opening the prestigious annual Hot Chips symposium, AMD (NYSE: AMD) CTO Mark Papermaster delivered a vision for the coming "Surround Computing Era," and unveiled new processor architecture details which will enable technologies and design methodologies driving the next era in computing. Surround computing is an extension of pervasive and ambient computing trends and describes an environment where computing technologies are completely n... 
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8/28/12AMD Hires John Gustafson as Chief Graphics Product Architect
Aug 28, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that the visionary behind Gustafson's Law, John Gustafson, has joined the company as senior fellow and chief product architect, Graphics Business Unit. In this role, Gustafson will set the technical vision for the AMD graphics business unit, driving the technology roadmap and platform for the AMD Radeon™ and AMD FirePro™ product lines as well as new technology planning and execution of business objectives. Gustafson will be ... 
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8/27/12AMD Introduces Industry's Most Powerful Server Graphics Processors
Aug 27, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro™ S9000 and S7000, the industry's most powerful dual- and single-slot server graphics cards for compute, virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and workstation graphics deployments in data centers1,2. Equipped with next-generation Graphics Core Next architecture and intelligent AMD PowerTune and ZeroCore Power technologies, the AMD FirePro S9000 and S7000 reduce power consumption by up to 95% at idle, meaning gre... 
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8/27/12AMD-Based Virtualization Solutions Deliver Leading Scalability While Slashing Total Cost of Ownership
Aug 27, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- VMworld 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that virtualization environments running on AMD Opteron™ processor-based servers offer superior price/performance while reducing capital expense (cap-ex) by up to 30 percent1 versus comparable solutions. The findings, based on recently published VMmark™ 2.1 benchmarks of high-end systems, can amount to $130,000 in savings1 or more for a single server rack, enabling IT decision makers to greatly reduce cap-ex ... 
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8/24/12AMD and San Francisco Giants Invite Fans to Experience the AMD Fast Pitch PC Zone at AT&T Park
Aug 24, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) and the San Francisco Giants invite baseball and technology fans alike to experience the AMD Fast Pitch PC Zone on Sunday, September 9th at AT&T Park. Fans attending this special event will receive a free AMD A-Series accelerated processing unit (APU) and promotional offers from computer and electronics e-retailer Newegg.com. Several PC and gaming experts will be on hand to help train interested participants on how to build a cost-effect... 
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8/14/12Olympics Beats the Final Frontier for Social Mentions
Aug 14, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --(NYSE: AMD) -- With 54,455,926 social mentions through the closing ceremonies, the Olympics dominated space explorer Mars Curiosity and other major world news over the last couple of weeks, as evidenced by the amount of social shares according to data from social sharing platform AddThis, the world's largest social sharing platform. Following the Olympics in social mentions is Mars Curiosity at 2,079,080 and then the U.S. election at 1,556,860.  AddThis ... 
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8/7/12AMD to Present at Citi Technology Conference
Aug 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read will present at the Citi Technology Conference 9:45 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 in New York City. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 days after th... 
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8/7/12AMD Appoints John Byrne Chief Sales Officer
Aug 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that John Byrne, AMD general manger of Global Accounts, has been promoted to senior vice president and chief sales officer effective immediately. In this role, Byrne assumes responsibility for ensuring that AMD's worldwide sales organization remains responsive to customer needs while further driving the adoption of AMD innovations by global technology providers. He reports to AMD President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Rea... 
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8/7/12Michael Phelps and Gabby Douglas Win Gold in Social Media Mentions Halfway Through the Olympics
Aug 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD) -- With 1,060,938 social mentions through Sunday, the first graphic shows that American swimmer Michael Phelps is the most popular athlete in social media discussions online mid-way through the 2012 Olympics, as evidenced by the amount of social shares according to data from AddThis. AddThis is the world's largest social sharing platform used by over 14 million web domains and reaches 1.3 billion people each month. Followi... 
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8/7/12AMD Launches World's Most Powerful Workstation Graphics Line -- Provides Unmatched Improvements in Productivity and Workflow
Aug 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) launched its latest line of workstation graphics, leading with the AMD FirePro™ W9000 Graphics Processing Unit -- the most powerful workstation graphics card ever created1. The AMD FirePro™ W9000 GPU features incredible compute, increased memory bandwidth and greater multi-display support performance than the competing solution.1 Following closely are the AMD FirePro™ W8000, W7000 and W5000 workstation graphics cards, all built on the... 
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8/7/12AMD Launches First-Ever AMD FirePro(TM) APU Providing a Powerful Integrated Visual Computing Platform for CAD and Media and Entertainment Workflows
Aug 07, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) launched the AMD FirePro™ A300 Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) for entry-level and mainstream desktop workstations. Featuring AMD Eyefinity multi-display technology, the new AMD FirePro A300 Series APUs are designed for users who demand a high-performance computing platform to power their computer-aided design, and media and entertainment (M&E) workflows. The new AMD FirePro A300 Series APUs combine industry-certified perf... 
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8/6/12AMD Announces Pricing of Private Offering of $500 Million of Senior Notes
Aug 06, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has agreed to sell $500 million aggregate principal amount of its 7.50% Senior Notes due 2022 in a private offering. AMD intends to close the transaction on or around August 15, 2012. AMD estimates that the net proceeds from the issuance and sale of the senior notes will be approximately $491 million after deducting the initial purchasers' discounts and estimated offering expenses. AMD intends to use the net procee... 
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8/6/12AMD Announces Private Offering of $300 Million of Senior Notes
Aug 06, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --  Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it intends to commence a private offering, subject to market and other conditions, of $300 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes due 2022. AMD intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes and working capital, which may include the following: (i) the repayment or repurchase of some or all of its outstanding 5.75% Convertible Senior Notes due August 2012, (ii) repay... 
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8/1/12Computer Architect Jim Keller Joins AMD as Chief of Processor Group
Aug 01, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Jim Keller, 53, has joined the company as corporate vice president and chief architect of AMD's microprocessor cores, reporting to chief technology officer and senior vice president of technology and engineering Mark Papermaster. In this role, Keller will lead AMD's microprocessor core design efforts aligned with AMD's ambidextrous strategy with a focus on developing both high-performance and low-power processor cores th... 
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7/30/12Social Media Sharing During the 2012 London Olympics Opening Ceremonies Breaks All-Time Record for a Sports or Entertainment Event
Jul 30, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) --With an estimated 4.95 million shares, the 2012 Olympic opening ceremonies became the biggest social sharing activity on record for a sports or entertainment event, surpassing the previous record set during Super Bowl XLVI by 106 percent based on data from AddThis, the world's largest social sharing platform used by over 14 million web domains and reaching 1.3 billion users each month. AddThis provides the sharing platform that is found next to most online ... 
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7/19/12AMD Reports Second Quarter Results
Jul 19, 2012 (Marketwire via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q2 2012 Results AMD revenue $1.41 billion, 11 percent sequential decrease and a 10 percent decrease year-over-year Net income $37 million, earnings per share $0.05, operating income $77 million Non-GAAP1 net income $46 million, earnings per share $0.06, operating income $86 million Gross margin 45 percent, non-GAAP gross margin 46 percent AMD (NYSE: AMD) toda... 
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7/11/12AMD Selected by U.S. Government to Help Engineer and Shape the Future of High Performance Computing
AMD Awarded $12.6 Million by U.S. Department of Energy to Extend Processor and Memory Expertise to Fuel New Scientific Discoveries SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 11, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it was selected for an award of $12.6 million for two research projects associated with the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Extreme-Scale Computing Research and Development Program, known as "FastForward." The DOE award provides up to $9.6 million to AMD for processor... 
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7/9/12AMD Announces Preliminary Second Quarter Results
Revenue Expected to Decrease Approximately 11 Percent Sequentially; Company Effectively Manages Gross Margin SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 09, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that revenue for the second quarter ended June 30, 2012 is expected to decrease approximately 11 percent sequentially. The company previously forecasted second quarter 2012 revenue to increase 3 percent, plus or minus 3 percent sequentially. The lower preliminary revenue results are primarily due... 
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6/26/12AMD SeaMicro SM10000-XE Micro Server Achieves Red Hat Certification
Red Hat(R) Support for AMD SeaMicro Server Now Available When Running Red Hat Enterprise Linux BOSTON, MA, Jun 26, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Red Hat Summit and JBoss World 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Red Hat has certified the SeaMicro SM10000-XE(TM) server. The AMD team completed a rigorous process to achieve this hardware certification from Red Hat, the world's leading provider of open source solutions. Customers will now have the confidence of knowing these hardw... 
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6/26/12San Francisco Giants Select AMD as Multi-Year Technology Partner
AMD Technology Deployments Underway as Team Leans on APU-Based Touchscreen Solutions for Final All-Star Voting Push SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 26, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Major League Baseball's (MLB) San Francisco Giants selected AMD as a technology partner. The Giants have recently installed 66 new AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU)-based HP TouchSmart 320m All-In-One (AIO) touchscreen systems at AT&T Park, which will be followed by d... 
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6/25/12AMD Introduces New Low-Power AMD Embedded G-Series APU and Extends Platform Availability Through 2017
New APU Ideal for Industrial Control, Point-of-Sale, Medical Appliance and Transportation Markets; Delivers Three Times the Performance,(i) Reduces Power Consumption by up to Seven Percent(ii) and Chip Footprint by 58 Percent(iii) Compared to AMD Geode(TM) LX Processor SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 25, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the latest entry to the AMD Embedded G-Series processor family with the AMD Embedded G-T16R Accelerated Processing Unit (APU). The AMD G-... 
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6/22/12AMD Takes Graphics Crown With AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 GHz Edition
AMD Launches the World's Fastest and Most Versatile Graphics Processor, the AMD Radeon HD 7970 GHz Edition(1) SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 22, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) launched the world's fastest graphics processing unit (GPU), the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 GHz Edition. The AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 GHz Edition uses AMD's innovative Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture to deliver astonishing performance and breathtaking image quality(1,2), providing world-class gameplay at the hi... 
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6/21/12AMD Appoints Dr. Suresh Gopalakrishnan as Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Server Business
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 21, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Dr. Suresh Gopalakrishnan, 49, has joined the company as corporate vice president and general manager of its server business, reporting to Dr. Lisa Su, senior vice president and general manager, Global Business Units. In this role, Dr. Gopalakrishnan will lead AMD's server business and is responsible for driving the end-to-end business execution of server solutions worldwide. Andrew Feldman will cont... 
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6/19/12AMD Second Quarter 2012 Results to Be Announced on July 19, 2012
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. EDT / 2:00 p.m. PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal second quarter ended June 30, 2012. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. The webcast will be available for 10 days after... 
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6/18/12AMD Supercomputing Leadership Continues With Broader Developer Ecosystem and Latest TOP500
24 of the Top 100 Supercomputers Powered by AMD HAMBURG, GERMANY, Jun 18, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --ISC'12 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its continued leadership in high performance computing (HPC) with 24 of the top 100 supercomputers in the 39th TOP500 list, announced today, while making significant strides in maturing its HPC ecosystem through the addition of several key components that enable end users to continue to benefit from best-in-class price/performance1 for today'... 
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6/14/12AMD Announces Cloudera-Certified Colfax Server Cluster to Handle Big Data at Significantly Lower Cost
AMD Opteron(TM) Processor-Based Colfax Cluster Delivers Hadoop Data Management Capabilities With up to 40 Percent Less Cost Than Comparable Intel-Based Solution(1) BELLEVUE, WA, Jun 14, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD Fusion Developers Summit - AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced Cloudera certification for an AMD-based Colfax server cluster, bringing more value to big data without an unnecessary price premium. The cluster consists of six Colfax 2U CX2270-N4 servers -- each with two AMD Op... 
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6/13/12AMD Strengthens Security Solutions Through Technology Partnership With ARM
Industry-First Collaboration to Extend ARM TrustZone Security Technology Into x86-Based AMD Offerings, Enabling More Secure Computing Experiences and Significantly Expanding the Security Ecosystem SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it will integrate a new security solution into its future products to meet the increasing need to provide consumers and businesses with secure access to their content and worry-free online transactions. Through... 
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6/13/12AMD Launches Next-Generation AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Card; Enables Brilliant Visuals and Value to Expanding Digital Signage Market
Launch Brings Industry's First Single-Card Solution Capable of Driving up to Six Displays LAS VEGAS, NV, Jun 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate availability of the AMD FirePro(TM) W600 professional graphics card, the company's first professional graphics card to leverage AMD's Graphics Core Next architecture and 28nm production technology, for use in high-resolution, content-rich, multi-screen display wall environments. With this launch, AMD is ... 
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6/12/12AMD, ARM, Imagination, MediaTek and Texas Instruments Unleash the Next Era of Computing Innovation
Technology Leaders Establish the HSA Foundation to Create a Unified, Open Industry Standard Architecture for Heterogeneous Processing; Heterogeneous Processors, Which Combine Two or More Different Types of Processors Into a Single Chip, Accounted for Nearly Half of All Microprocessor Revenue in 2011(1) BELLEVUE, WA, Jun 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at the AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS) (NYSE: AMD), global technology leaders came together to announce the formation of the Het... 
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6/11/12AMD Strengthens Commitment to Embedded Solutions With Appointment of Arun Iyengar as General Manager of Newly-Formed Embedded Solutions Group
20-Year Industry Veteran to Focus on Driving APUs Into High-Growth Sub-Segments SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 11, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --To further capitalize on the opportunity for Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) in embedded applications and form factors, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the formation of a new Embedded Solutions Group and appointed Arun Iyengar as its corporate vice president and general manager. The AMD Embedded Solutions Group will operate as a separate business with... 
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6/7/12AMD's Mike Wolfe Named Transformational CIO by The Enterprise CIO Forum
Wolfe Manages One of the World's Largest Private Clouds Running on More Than 123,000 AMD Opteron(TM) Processor Cores SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer Mike Wolfe is the inaugural 2012 honoree of the Transformational CIO Award, which recognizes leading-edge CIOs. Wolfe was recognized by The Enterprise CIO Forum for his pioneering approach to the strategic use of IT to transform AMD... 
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6/7/12AMD Continues OpenCL(TM) Leadership With First Fully-Conformant OpenCL(TM) 1.2 Solution
AMD APP SDK 2.7 Makes It Easier for Software Developers to Take Advantage of the Compute Capabilities of AMD CPUs, GPUs and APUs SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced continued leadership in driving OpenCL(TM) adoption with availability of the AMD APP SDK 2.7, featuring the first conformant implementation of OpenCL(TM) 1.2 and comprehensive support for C++(1). The new SDK expands the OpenCL application ecosystem by providing developers a po... 
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6/7/12Latest AMD SeaMicro Micro Server Citrix Ready(R)
SeaMicro SM10000-XE(TM) Server Now Enables XenServer(R) 6 Networking and Virtualization Solutions for Consolidation and Business Continuity SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Citrix Systems, Inc. has verified the SeaMicro SM10000-XE(TM) server as Citrix Ready(R) to run XenServer(R) 6, a complete managed server virtualization technology that enables companies to cost-effectively consolidate servers and ensure business continuity. The... 
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6/6/12AMD to Webcast Keynote Presentations at AMD Fusion Developer Summit
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will provide live video webcasts of keynote presentations at the 2012 AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS), to be held June 11-14 in Bellevue, Washington. Keynote speakers include AMD senior management and technology leaders from Adobe(R), AMD, Cloudera, Gaikai, Microsoft, Penguin Computing and SRS Labs. Topics and presentation times are as follows: -- 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. (PDT), Tuesday, June ... 
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6/5/12New AMD E-Series APUs Set the High Bar for Essential Notebook Battery Life
2012 AMD E-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) Leads by Enabling up to 11 Hours of Battery Life(1) and Best-in-Class Entertainment and Media Experiences TAIPEI, TAIWAN, Jun 05, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) ---- COMPUTEX TAIPEI -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the launch of its latest AMD E-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) platform. Designed for essential notebook and desktop personal computers which meet basic performance needs at accessible price points, the 2012 AMD E-Se... 
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6/4/12Latest HP ProLiant Gen8 Servers Integrate New AMD Opteron(TM) Processors for High-Performance Systems
AMD Cranks Up World's Best Price/Performance x86 Server Processor(1) SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced 11 servers from its customers, including two based on the new HP ProLiant Gen8 platform, will be integrating previously unannounced versions of the award-winning high-performance AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 Series processor and the low-power AMD Opteron(TM) 4200 Series processor. These servers are based on five new AMD Opteron(TM) processors... 
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6/3/12AMD Makes "Life More Brilliant" at 2012 COMPUTEX TAIPEI
Spotlight Shines on Ultrathin Notebooks and All-in-One Desktop PCs for Best-in-Class Entertainment, Gaming and Battery Life TAIPEI, TAIWAN, Jun 03, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2012 -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) will welcome attendees, customers and partners to COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2012 with system demonstrations of the second generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processor Unit (APU) and the newest AMD E-Series APUs, both designed for best-in-class PC entertainment, gaming, and battery ... 
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5/29/12New AMD A-Series APUs Win 2012 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award
High-Performance Accelerated Processors Recognized for Unique Achievements in Compute Power and Extended Battery Life TAIPEI, TAIWAN, May 29, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its AMD A-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) are winners of the 2012 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI award, the second consecutive win for the product family. The award is given by the Taipei Computer Association, a driving force behind the annual event and the leading technology... 
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5/21/12AMD Launches AMD Embedded R-Series APU Platform
Offering High-Performance Multicore X86 Processing, Advanced Video and Graphics Capabilities and Ultra-High Speed Parallel Processing, the AMD Embedded R-Series APU Platform Targets Performance-Intensive Embedded Applications SUNNYVALE, CA, May 21, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Embedded R-Series accelerated processing unit (APU) platform. Designed for mid- to high-end graphics-intensive applications such as digital signage, casino gaming, point-of-s... 
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5/15/12AMD Holds 2012 Supplier Day, Recognizes Seven Suppliers for Excellent Performance
Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., NGK Spark Plug Co. Ltd., Shinko Electric Industries Co., TDK Corporation of America, Toppan Printing Co. Ltd., and Unimicron All Presented With Prestigious Awards for Outstanding Performance and Support SUNNYVALE, CA, May 15, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced at its 2012 Supplier Day that Silicon Precision Industries Co. (SPIL) is the recipient of the company's prestigious Supplier of the Yea... 
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5/15/12Second-Generation AMD A-Series APUs Enable Best-in-Class PC Mobility, Entertainment, and Gaming Experience in Single Chip
Up to 12 Hours of Battery Life(1) and Double the Performance-Per-Watt(2) Compared to Previous Generation -- 17-Watt APU Gives Users an Affordable and Uncompromised Visual Experience for Ultrathins -- AMD Has a Record Number of APU-Based Notebook Design Wins With Global OEMs SUNNYVALE, CA, May 15, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the widely anticipated launch of its 2nd-Generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for mainstream and ultrathin not... 
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5/14/12AMD Named to CRN's 5-Star Partner Programs Guide for Third Consecutive Year
AMD Fusion Partner Program (FPP) Is Recognized as One of the Elite Channel Partner Programs Designed to Help Channel Partners Grow Their Business SUNNYVALE, CA, May 14, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has been named to CRN's 2012 Partner Programs Guide for its AMD Fusion Partner Program (FPP). CRN's Partner Programs Guide recognizes vendors with robust partner programs or products that provide the best possible partnering elements for channel succes... 
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5/7/12AMD Embedded G-Series Platform Now Supports Windows Embedded Compact 7 Real-Time Operating System
OEMs Utilizing High Performance AMD Embedded G-Series APUs Afforded New Capabilities and Expanded Operating System Support SUNNYVALE, CA, May 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its AMD Embedded G-Series platform now supports Windows Embedded Compact 7, the next generation of the Windows Embedded CE real-time operating system. Windows Embedded Compact 7, paired with AMD Embedded G-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APU) is optimized to deliver featur... 
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5/4/12AMD Appoints Colette LaForce as Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer
SUNNYVALE, CA, May 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Colette LaForce, 39, will join the company as senior vice president and chief marketing officer, reporting to President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read. In her new role, LaForce will lead global integrated marketing for AMD, including marketing strategy, branding, internal and external communications, corporate events, sponsorships and entertainment marketing. "Colette brings strong technolo... 
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5/2/12AMD Launches Open Compute Project Platform Specification for Financial Services
"Roadrunner" Platform Specification Will Deliver Dramatic Power and Cost Savings to Demanding Market Segment SAN ANTONIO, TX, May 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At the Open Compute Summit, AMD (NYSE: AMD) -- a member of Open Compute and a leader in driving open standards -- today unveiled a flexible and innovative Open Compute Project server platform specification, codenamed "Roadrunner," to enable power-efficient, cost-effective solutions. "Roadrunner" is specifically designed to m... 
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5/1/12AMD and GameFly Team Up to Get Gamers Playing for Less
AMD APU or CPU Buyers Receive a 20 Percent Discount on a New Game Purchased From GameFly's Expansive PC Gaming Library SUNNYVALE, CA, May 01, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced an agreement with GameFly, Inc., to give gamers who leverage the quality and performance of AMD CPUs and APUs easier access to GameFly's leading online video game rental and PC download services for a limited time. Gamers purchasing select AMD A-Series APUs, AMD Athlon(TM) II CPUs, AMD ... 
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4/25/12AMD Foundation Named a 2012 Computerworld Honors Laureate
AMD Changing the Game, the Foundation's Signature Initiative, Has Reached More Than 75,000 Youth in Six Countries With Video Game Design Opportunities AUSTIN, TX, Apr 25, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the AMD Foundation has been named a 2012 Laureate of the International Data Group's (IDG) Computerworld Honors Program for the Foundation's use of technology to promote and advance the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) skills of youth aro... 
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4/24/12Arrival of Full AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7000M Series Graphics Lineup Ushers in New Era for Mobile Graphics
Brings Outstanding Performance and Power Efficiency With Graphics Core Next Architecture and AMD Enduro(TM) Technology SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 24, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced its full line of revolutionary mobile discrete graphics based on the company's acclaimed Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture, which includes the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7900M, HD 7800M, and HD 7700M Series GPUs.(1) New to the AMD Radeon HD 7000M Series is AMD Enduro(TM) technology(2), the ... 
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4/24/12AMD and Adobe(R) Creative Suite(R) 6 Innovate With OpenCL(TM) and GPU Acceleration
New Effects Get a Boost by a Factor of 10x(1) on Upcoming "Trinity" APU SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 24, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Adobe Systems Incorporated to optimize a new set of GPU-accelerated features for Adobe products including the newly announced Adobe Photoshop(R) CS6. Implementing GPU acceleration and incorporating OpenCL optimization improves the end-user experience by dramatically speeding up critical imaging features and gen... 
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4/23/12AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 23, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read, will present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 9:20 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 in Boston. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live eve... 
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4/19/12AMD Reports First Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q1 2012 Results -- AMD revenue $1.59 billion, 6 percent sequential decrease and a 2 percent decrease year-over-year -- Net loss $590 million, loss per share $0.80, operating loss $580 million -- Non-GAAP(1) net income $92 million, earnings per share $0.12, operating income $138 million -- Gross margin 2 percent, non-GAAP gross margin 46 percent AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced revenue for the ... 
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4/17/12AMD to Power TELUS' New Virtual Private Cloud
AMD Opteron(TM) Processors Offer Significant Power/Performance Per-Dollar Benefits SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 17, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that TELUS (TSX: T) (TSX: T.A) (NYSE: TU), a leading Canadian telecommunications company, has chosen AMD Opteron(TM) processors to power its latest offering, the TELUS AgilIT Virtual Private Cloud. The TELUS AgilIT Virtual Private Cloud, announced today, offers AMDs' immense processing capabilities at outstanding power/p... 
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4/13/12AMD and PTC(R) Team Up to Provide Advanced Graphics Performance in Creo(R) Parametric 2.0
AMD FirePro(TM) Is the Only Professional Graphics Card to Exclusively Support the New GPU-Accelerated Transparency Functionality in PTC Creo Parametric 2.0 Providing Up to 900% Performance Increases SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 13, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration with PTC, a leading provider of product development software solutions and services, to enable 900%(1) faster performance in 3D transparency in PTC Creo Parametric 2.0 and shaded 3D frame ra... 
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4/12/12AFDS Returns to Pacific Northwest With Focus on Heterogeneous Computing, Gaming, Cloud Computing and More
Gaikai and Penguin Computing Join Adobe and Cloudera in Keynote Lineup for 2012 AMD Fusion Developer Summit SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the addition of keynote speakers David Perry, CEO and Co-Founder at Gaikai; and Phil Pokorny, CTO at Penguin Computing to its largest technical conference, the AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS). The second annual three-day event will return to Bellevue, Wash. June 11 - 14, 2012 where AMD and indu... 
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4/10/12AMD to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Technology Conference at 10:15 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusio... 
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4/9/12AMD to Present at Jefferies Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 09, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Mark Papermaster, Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, will present at the Jefferies Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 9:30 a.m. EDT on Monday, May 7, 2012 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the concl... 
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4/2/12AMD Appoints Darrell Ford as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Darrell Ford, 47, will join the company as senior vice president and chief human resources officer. He will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read. Ford, who was most recently vice president, Human Resources - Retail for Shell Oil, will be responsible for leading all areas of the company's human resources function. "Darrell brings a strong combination of deep human resources exp... 
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3/28/12AMD Embedded G-Series APU Platform Adds Real-Time Operating System Support With INTEGRITY From Green Hills Software
INTEGRITY RTOS Brings High Performance, Reliability, and Security to AMD-Powered Embedded Applications SAN JOSE, CA, Mar 28, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --DESIGN WEST -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Green Hills Software, the largest independent vendor of embedded software, that brings its industry-leading INTEGRITY real-time operating system (RTOS) to the AMD Embedded G-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) platform. The combination of INTEGRITY RTOS with the... 
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3/27/12AMD to Webcast Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 27, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 9 a.m. PDT (12 p.m. EDT) on Thursday, May 10, 2012. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the presentation. The matters to be voted on at the meeting are set forth in the company's Proxy Statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on March 15, 2012. The Proxy Statement and AMD's Annual Report o... 
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3/26/12AMD and Rockwell Collins Help Improve Situational Awareness by Providing Pilots With Detailed 3D Imagery
Rockwell Collins Selects AMD Radeon(TM) E2400 Embedded GPU to Support Synthetic Vision in Its Pro Line Fusion(TM) Avionics System SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 26, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced Rockwell Collins, a leader in innovative communications and avionics systems for the aerospace and defense industries, has selected the AMD Radeon(TM) E2400 embedded graphics processor for inclusion in its highly-intuitive, integrated flight deck solution, Pro Line Fusion(TM)... 
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3/23/12AMD Completes Acquisition of SeaMicro
Cloud Pioneer Is Now AMD's Data Center Server Solutions Business SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 23, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it completed the acquisition of SeaMicro Inc., a pioneer in energy-efficient, high-bandwidth microservers, for approximately $334 million, net of cash assumed. The acquisition of SeaMicro, which will now become AMD's Data Center Server Solutions business, enables AMD to accelerate its strategy to deliver disruptive server technology and... 
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3/22/12AMD First Quarter 2012 Results to Be Announced on April 19, 2012
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 22, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 5:00 pm EDT/ 2:00 pm PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ended March 31, 2012. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at ir.amd.com. The webcast will be available for 10 days after the confe... 
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3/20/12AMD Launches New Platform for Dedicated Web Hosting Providers
New AMD Opteron(TM) 3200 Series Processor Family Changes Industry Economics for Single-Socket, Dedicated Hosting and Cloud Customers SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 20, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the latest solution as part of its ongoing Web/Cloud initiative with the launch of the new AMD Opteron(TM) 3200 Series processor. Dedicated Web hosting customers seeking enterprise-class reliability have a new choice that delivers: -- Great value with up to 38% better... 
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3/19/12AMD Launches Graphics Triple Play: 3 GPUs in 3 Months
Announces Worldwide Availability of the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7800 Series SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 19, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today reached a major milestone in the graphics industry with worldwide availability of its full line of next generation AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7000 Series GPUs in less than three months. Starting in December, AMD launched the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7900 Series, followed in February by the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7700 Series and completed today with availability of the AM... 
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3/15/12Robert Rodriguez and AMD Launch VISIONary Young Directors Contest
Aspiring Filmmakers Enter to Win a Meeting With Robert Rodriguez and a Trip to Austin City Limits AUSTIN, TX, Mar 15, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) WHAT: Maverick director Robert Rodriguez has teamed up with tech innovator AMD to launch the VISIONary Young Directors Contest. Aspiring film makers have the chance to win a trip to Austin City Limits (ACL) October 12-14, 2012 to meet Rodriguez in person, as well as cutting-edge film editing technology from HP to jump s... 
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3/12/12AMD Collaborates With SOFTMAX for The War of Genesis IV: Spiral Genesis, One of the Most Popular Gaming Franchises in APAC
AMD to Provide High-Performance Graphics Through Its Gaming Evolved Program for The War of Genesis IV: Spiral Genesis SEOUL, KOREA, Mar 12, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD Korea (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has signed an agreement with Korean game developer, SOFTMAX, to provide technical collaboration for its new game title, The War of Genesis IV: Spiral Genesis. This type of collaboration, a core component of AMD's Gaming Evolved program, will help optimize The War of Genesis ... 
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3/6/12AMD and Nuvixa Bring New, Immersive Dimension to Telepresence
AMD Has Invested in Nuvixa for OpenCL-Accelerated, Gesture-Based Business, Education, Public Sector and Consumer Videoconference Applications SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 06, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has invested in Nuvixa, Inc., a developer of gesture-based video communication and presentation solutions, through AMD Ventures (formerly the AMD Fusion Fund program). Leveraging depth-sensing camera technologies, the Nuvixa StagePresence(TM) immersive video pr... 
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3/5/12AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7800 Series Graphics Sets Pace for Graphics Industry
Bringing to Market Its Third Series of Graphics Cards Based on Its New GCN Architecture SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 05, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the sleek new additions to its award-winning 28nm GPU line up, the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7870 GHz Edition and AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7850 graphics cards. Featuring AMD's cutting-edge Graphics Core Next Architecture (GCN) for spectacular performance and efficiency, the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7800 series comes equipped with PCI Exp... 
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3/4/12AMD Amends Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 04, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it entered into an amendment to its Wafer Supply Agreement (WSA) with GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. In this amendment, AMD and GLOBALFOUNDRIES agreed to a negotiated wafer price mechanism for 2012. AMD also agreed to transfer its remaining ownership interest in GLOBALFOUNDRIES to GLOBALFOUNDRIES and, as a result, AMD will no longer hold an equity stake in GLOBALFOUNDRIES. "The amended wafer supply agreement demon... 
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2/29/12AMD to Acquire SeaMicro: Accelerates Disruptive Server Strategy
SeaMicro's Low-Power, High-Bandwidth Microserver Solutions Set the Stage for AMD's Disruptive Approach to Lead Fast-Growing Cloud Data Center Market SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 29, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SeaMicro, a pioneer in energy-efficient, high-bandwidth microservers, for approximately $334 million, of which approximately $281 million will be paid in cash. Through the acquisition of SeaMicro, AMD will be ... 
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2/16/12AMD Appoints John Byrne as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Accounts
Industry Veteran Named to New Leadership Role Designed to Best Address Needs of AMD's Largest Customers and Partners SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 16, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that industry veteran John Byrne has been appointed senior vice president and general manager of Global Accounts. In this newly created position, Byrne will be responsible for ensuring AMD's worldwide sales organization effectively addresses customer needs by exceeding the expectations of... 
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2/15/12AMD Radeon(TM) Breaks GHz Barrier
AMD Further Extends Its Dominance by Launching the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7700 Series Graphics Cards; Delivers Its Fourth Revolutionary 28nm Graphics Card in Under Three Months SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 15, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the arrival of its AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7770 GHz Edition and HD 7750 graphics cards. The AMD Radeon HD 7770 GHz Edition is the first graphics card equipped with a reference engine clock that breaks the one gigahertz barrier -- making it t... 
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2/15/12UPDATE: AMD Named to Top 20 of Clean Capitalism Ranking
Inaugural Corporate Knights List Uses Quantitative Methodology to Recognize Resource-Productive, Socially Just Companies; AMD Also Recognized as a "Most Trustworthy" Company for 2011 SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 15, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) was today named by Corporate Knights to its inaugural list of the S&P 500 Clean Capitalism Ranking, placing among the top twenty companies to be recognized. Corporate Knights, which defines "clean capitalism" as "responsible, resource-p... 
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2/8/12AMD to Present at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference at 9:10 a.m. PST on Thursday, March 1, 2012 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the c... 
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2/8/12AMD Named to Top 20 of Clean Capitalism Ranking
Inaugural Corporate Knights List Uses Quantitative Methodology to Recognize Resource-Productive, Socially Just Companies; AMD Also Recognized as a "Most Trustworthy" Company for 2011 SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 08, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) was today named by Corporate Knights to its inaugural list of the S&P 500 Clean Capitalism Ranking, placing among the top twenty companies to be recognized. Corporate Knights, which defines "clean capitalism" as "responsible, resource-p... 
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2/7/12AMD Announces Departure of Emilio Ghilardi as Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer
AMD President and CEO Rory Read to Serve as Interim Chief Sales Officer SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the departure of Emilio Ghilardi as senior vice president and chief sales officer, effective immediately. Rory Read, AMD president and chief executive officer, will serve as interim chief sales officer while the company actively seeks a replacement. "I'd like to thank Emilio for his contributions to the business and wish him wel... 
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2/7/12AMD FirePro(TM) V3900 Brings Unbeaten Workstation-Class Design Experiences to Entry-Level Professional Graphics
AMD FirePro(TM) V3900 Enables High-End Experience Through AMD Eyefinity Technology and 1GB of Memory SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 07, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro(TM) V3900, which enables best-in-class workstation experiences at an entry-level price point. By leveraging AMD's latest graphics features, including AMD Eyefinity technology, the AMD FirePro(TM) V3900 provides up to 95% better application performance than the competition.(1) The AMD Fire... 
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2/2/12AMD Strategy Transformation Brings Agile Delivery of Industry-Leading IP to the Market
Product Roadmap Enhancements Illustrate Plans to Accelerate Growth in Low Power, Emerging Markets and Cloud Computing; First System-on-a-Chip (SoC) Solutions Expected to Arrive in 2013 SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 02, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At its annual Financial Analyst Day, AMD (NYSE: AMD) detailed a new "ambidextrous" strategy that builds on the company's long history of x86 and graphics innovation while embracing other technologies and intellectual property to deliver differentiated pr... 
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1/31/12AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7950 Graphics Added to Arsenal of Next Generation Graphics
The AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7950 GPU Delivers Excellence in Performance, Graphics Core Next, and AMD ZeroCore Power to an Even Wider Range of Gamers SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 31, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced worldwide availability of the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7950 graphics card for desktop computers. This launch brings to market the second graphics card based on the cutting-edge 28nm process technology first introduced with the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 graphics card -- rec... 
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1/24/12AMD Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 24, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) Q4 2011 Results -- AMD revenue $1.69 billion, flat sequentially and increased two percent year-over-year -- Net loss $177 million, loss per share $0.24, operating income $71 million -- Non-GAAP(1) net income $138 million, earnings per share $0.19, operating income $172 million -- Gross margin 46 percent 2011 Annual Results -- AMD revenue $6.57 billion, flat year-over-year -- Net incom... 
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1/23/12AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 Series Processor Family Wins the Linley Group Analysts' Choice Award for Best Server Processor
Honor From Leading Analyst Firm One of Several Recent Accolades for the Server Price-Performance Leader SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 23, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its AMD Opteron 6200 Series processor family, based on the new "Bulldozer" architecture, was chosen as the winner of The Linley Group's first annual Analysts' Choice Awards. The awards recognize the top processor products of 2011 in several major categories including embedded, mobile, PC, server... 
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1/17/12AMD Announces the First AMD Fusion Center of Innovation
New Technology Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to Promote Entrepreneurship, Commercialization and Start-Up Creation for Heterogeneous Computing SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 17, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the first AMD Fusion Center of Innovation at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, designed to focus on the innovative developer environment and software performance advancements enabled by heterogeneous computing. The center w... 
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1/11/12AMD OpenCL(TM) APP SDK 2.6 and AMD Catalyst(TM) Developer Driver Available for Download
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 11, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) released new versions of the AMD APP SDK and AMD Catalyst(TM) developer drivers which include many new features, including several capabilities of the recently published OpenCL(TM) 1.2 specification. The new features provide developers with significant coding productivity enhancements, making it much easier to write OpenCL using C++. In addition, the new features deliver run-time performance enhancements. For more detail... 
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1/10/12Award-Winning AMD Radeon HD 7970 Desktop and AMD Radeon HD 7000M Notebook Graphics on Store Shelves Today
Available Immediately: AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 Desktop Graphics Cards and AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7000M Mobile Graphics in Notebook Designs From Top Manufacturers SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 10, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced channel-wide availability of the world's fastest single-GPU graphics card, the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 for desktop PCs. Also available starting this week are notebooks featuring new AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7000M mobile graphics, enabling incredibly immersiv... 
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1/9/12AMD at CES 2012
LAS VEGAS, Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CES -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today kicked off activities for the 45th Consumer Electronics Show (CES) by showcasing a variety of devices based on AMD technology at the Pepcom Digital Experience press event. The company will host various activities throughout the week, with a strong focus on demonstrating the new AMD Radeon™ HD 7900 Series graphics, products based on AMD Radeon™ HD 7000M Series notebook graphics – many of which hit shelves in early January – ... 
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1/9/12AMD Appoints Rajan Naik as Senior Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
CEO Rory Read Further Strengthens Management Team With Hire of a Partner From McKinsey & Company; Naik Joins Recent Appointments of Product and Technology Leaders to Drive Growth Across Key Market Opportunities SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 09, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Rajan Naik, 40, has joined the company as senior vice president and chief strategy officer. He will report to president and chief executive officer Rory Read. Naik, who was most recently ... 
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12/22/11AMD Launches World's Fastest Single-GPU Graphics Card -- the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970
The AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 Graphics Card Is First to Market With 28nm Process Technology and PCI Express 3.0; Harnesses AMD GCN Architecture, AMD ZeroCore Power and AMD Eyefinity 2.0 Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA, Dec 22, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 7970 graphics card for desktop PCs, introducing the world's fastest single-GPU graphics card and the only GPU based on 28nm production technology.(1) With the arrival of the AMD Radeon HD 79... 
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12/20/11AMD Raises the Bar on Desktop and Notebook A-Series APUs
New APUs Enable an Enhanced Visual and Performance Experience for End-Users SUNNYVALE, CA, Dec 20, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) What: AMD (NYSE: AMD) today updated its A-Series line-up of desktop and notebook Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), further improving its top-performing family of dual- and quad-core APUs. Along with speed and performance improvements, AMD Steady Video update make this unique feature more compelling than ever.(1) For desktop users, AMD ... 
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12/15/11AMD to Appoint Dr. Lisa Su as Senior Vice President and General Manager, Global Business Units
AMD Organizes Global Business Units to Best Address Customer, Partner Needs SUNNYVALE, CA, Dec 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Dr. Lisa Su, 42, has agreed to join the company as senior vice president and general manager, Global Business Units. She will report to president and chief executive officer Rory Read. Dr. Su, who was most recently senior vice president and general manager, Networking and Multimedia at Freescale Semiconductor Inc., will ov... 
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12/7/11AMD Announces Fusion12 Developer Summit
Call for Presentation Proposals Now Open SUNNYVALE, CA, Dec 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that AMD Fusion Developer Summit 2012 (Fusion12) will be held on June 11-14, 2012 in Bellevue, Washington. The company's annual developer summit will return to the Meydenbauer Center and the Hyatt Regency in Bellevue. This event will build on the success of the sold out AMD Fusion11 earlier this year, where more than 700 software development leaders from in... 
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12/1/11AMD to Present at Raymond James IT Supply Chain Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Dec 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Rory Read, President and Chief Executive Officer, will present at the Raymond James IT Supply Chain Conference at 9:00 a.m. EST on Tuesday, December 13, 2011 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and wi... 
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11/28/11AMD Memory Brand Introduced for Entertainment, Performance and Enthusiast Desktop Computers
Patriot Memory and VisionTek Are the First Partners to Bring AMD Memory to Market, Introducing DDR3 RAM With Major Retailers Throughout North America SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 28, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced North American retail availability of the first AMD Memory branded desktop system memory modules, debuting with partners Patriot Memory LLC and VisionTek Products, LLC. AMD Memory branded products will help take the guesswork out of DRAM selection, providi... 
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11/22/11AMD to Present at Barclays Capital Global Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 22, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Barclays Capital Global Technology Conference at 10:30 a.m. PST on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 in San Francisco. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclu... 
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11/15/11New, Award-Winning AMD Opteron(TM) Processors Power World's Elite Supercomputers
AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 Series Processor Named a "Top New Product to Watch" for 2012; Chosen to Power the National Science Foundation's Blue Waters Project SEATTLE, WA, Nov 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --SC11 -- At Supercomputing 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that its new AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 Series processor has been selected by the editors and readers of HPCwire as one of the top five new products to watch for 2012, and will power the National Science Foundation's Blue Waters ... 
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11/14/11New AMD Opteron(TM) Processors Deliver the Ultimate in Performance, Scalability and Efficiency
SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate launch and availability of its AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 and 4200 Series processors (formerly code-named "Interlagos" and "Valencia"). The new AMD Opteron processors are designed to give enterprises: -- Better performance for business with up to 84 percent higher performance(i) -- Increased scalability for Virtualization with up to 73 percent more memory bandwidth, enabling servers t... 
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11/9/11AMD Ready Solutions for Server Help Accelerate Data Center Deployments
Ready-to-Market Motherboards and Server Platforms Equipped for Upcoming Launch of New AMD Opteron(TM) Processor SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced AMD Ready Solutions for servers, a collaborative effort with leading server platform manufacturers to provide a broad portfolio of ready-to-market AMD Opteron(TM) 6200 Series processor-based motherboards worldwide through authorized AMD distributors the day of the launch. Because the upcoming ... 
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11/7/11AMD to Report Results for the Fiscal Quarter and Year Ending December 31, 2011 on January 24, 2012
SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 5:00 pm EST/ 2:00 pm PST to discuss its results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2011. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at http://quarterlyearnings.amd.com. The webcast will be avai... 
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11/3/11AMD Optimizes Cost Structure to Enhance Competitiveness and Accelerate Growth
Operational Savings of More Than $200 Million in 2012 Designed to Accelerate Future Growth in Lower Power, Emerging Markets and the Cloud SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 03, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a restructuring plan and implementation of operational efficiency initiatives designed to strengthen the company's competitive positioning. AMD expects that these combined actions will create a more competitive cost structure and rebalance the company's global workfor... 
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11/2/11AMD Processors Power Leading Research and Academic Supercomputers
HPC Systems Grab Early Edge With AMD's "Interlagos" Processors, AMD Fusion APUs and Award-Winning AMD Opteron(TM) 6100 Series Processors SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 02, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced several new installations of advanced research and academic supercomputers will run on a wide range of AMD technology including the upcoming 16-core processor codenamed "Interlagos," the AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) and the AMD Opteron(TM) 6100 Series p... 
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11/1/11AMD FirePro(TM) V4900 Professional Graphics Card Delivers Best-in-Class Features, Performance and Unparalleled Value
AMD FirePro(TM) V4900 Blows Away Competition(1) While Delivering AMD Eyefinity Technology for Entry-Level Professional Graphics Market SUNNYVALE, CA, Nov 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD FirePro(TM) V4900, which delivers unequalled performance for Digital Content Creation (DCC) and Computer Aided Design (CAD) professionals at an entry-level price point. By leveraging AMD's most advanced graphics technology, including AMD Eyefinity(2) technology, t... 
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10/27/11AMD Reports Third Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 27, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) AMD revenue $1.69 billion, 7 percent sequential increase and 4 percent increase year-over-year Net income $97 million, earnings per share $0.13, operating income $138 million Non-GAAP(1) net income $110 million, earnings per share $0.15, operating income $146 million Gross margin 45 percent More than 60 percent sequential increase in mobile Accelerated Processor Unit (APU) shipments drives record mobile micr... 
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10/20/11MotionDSP Taps AMD and OpenCL(TM) Industry Standard for Fast Processing of Ikena ISR Video Software
AMD Heterogeneous Computing Technology Enables Real-Time "CSI-Style" Video Reconstruction to Support Public Safety SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 20, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that MotionDSP has optimized the industry-leading Ikena ISR real-time video reconstruction software for OpenCL(TM) and AMD technology. Ikena ISR is a ground-breaking tool for real-time video processing and image enhancement, significantly improving video from Intelligence, Surveillance and ... 
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10/20/11AMD and BlueStacks Join Forces to Bring Android Apps to x86-Based Tablets and PCs
AMD Invests in BlueStacks to Enable Virtualized Android Apps on AMD APU-Powered PCs, Tablets SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 20, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced an investment in BlueStacks, a venture-backed firm developing innovative software. BlueStacks has introduced a solution to enable Android applications to run fast and full-screen on Microsoft Windows(R)-based devices. AMD and BlueStacks are collaborating to optimize the BlueStacks App Player for Windows sof... 
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10/19/11AMD Appoints Mark Papermaster as Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Apple, Cisco and IBM Veteran Brings Extensive Processor and Platform Design Experience Spanning From Low-Power Handhelds to High-Performance Blade Servers SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 19, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that Mark Papermaster, 50, has joined as the company's senior vice president and chief technology officer. He will report to President and Chief Executive Officer Rory Read and will oversee all of AMD's engineering, research and development (R&D),... 
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10/12/11Unlock Your Record Setting AMD FX Series Processor Today
With the First Eight-Core Desktop Processor, Enthusiasts and Overclockers Get an Amazing PC Experience at Unheard of Prices SUNNYVALE, CA, Oct 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unleashed the AMD FX family of CPUs, delivering a fully unlocked and customizable experience for desktop PC users. The AMD FX series of desktop CPUs includes the first-ever eight-core desktop processor, enabling extreme multi-display gaming, mega-tasking and HD content creation for PC and di... 
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10/5/11AMD Demonstrates Next Generation 28nm Graphics Processor at Fusion 2011
TAIPEI, TAIWAN, Oct 05, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At Fusion 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today demonstrated its next generation graphics processor, based on the cutting-edge 28nm process technology. The demonstration was delivered by Corporate Vice President and General Manager of AMD's Graphics Division, Matt Skynner, as part of his keynote titled, "Enabling the Best Visual Experience." Skynner demonstrated a notebook-based version of AMD's 28nm next-generation graphics processor delivering... 
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9/28/11AMD Announces Preliminary Third Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 28, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that revenue for the third quarter ending Oct. 1, 2011 is expected to increase four to six percent as compared to the second quarter of 2011. The company previously forecasted third quarter 2011 revenue to increase 10 percent, plus or minus two percent, from the second quarter of 2011. In addition, AMD expects third quarter gross margin to be approximately 44 to 45 percent. The company previously fore... 
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9/26/11AMD Delivers Multi-Display Support With Longevity on Latest Entry-Level Embedded Discrete GPU
AMD Radeon(TM) E6460 GPU Brings the Latest Desktop Graphics Performance and Features to the Casino Gaming, Digital Signage, Instrumentation and Industrial Controls Markets BOSTON, MA, Sep 26, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at Embedded Systems Conference East, AMD (NYSE: AMD) introduced the AMD Radeon(TM) E6460 discrete graphics processor as AMD's next generation entry-level embedded graphics processor, complementing the previously announced AMD Radeon(TM) E6760. With support for up... 
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9/22/11AMD Announces Executive Changes
AMD Products Group General Manager Rick Bergman Leaving AMD to Pursue a New Opportunity Paul Struhsaker Joins AMD as Corporate Vice President and General Manager, Commercial Business Division SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 22, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Rick Bergman is leaving AMD. President and CEO Rory Read will serve as interim general manager of AMD's Products Group. AMD also announced that Paul Struhsaker, 49, has joined the company to lead AMD's newly-fo... 
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9/20/11AMD Announces Financial Analyst Day
Financial Analyst Day to Be Held on February 2, 2012 SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 20, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the company will hold its Financial Analyst Day on February 2, 2012 at its headquarters in Sunnyvale, California. A live video webcast of the presentation with slides will be available on ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will be available for 30 days after the con... 
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9/16/11AMD Celebrates Worldwide "AMD VISION Challenge" Finalists
AMD VISION Challenge Youth Technology Contenders Enter Second Phase of Competition SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the seven finalists of the AMD VISION Challenge contest, representing Brazil, India, Indonesia, Korea, Russia, Turkey and United Arab Emirates. This worldwide contest engaged youth technology enthusiasts to teach their peers about the benefits of VISION Technology from AMD and AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing ... 
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9/13/11AMD Set to Deliver Next Generation x86 Platforms for Windows 8
AMD and Microsoft Collaborate to Enrich Computing Experience Across Tablets, Notebook and Desktop PCs, Workstations and Servers ANAHEIM, CA, Sep 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --BUILD Conference -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today that it has created drivers to enable support for the upcoming Windows 8 operating system on AMD-based tablets, netbooks, PCs and servers. Continuing a long history of collaboration, AMD is working closely with Microsoft to empower a new generation of innovati... 
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9/13/11/ CORRECTION - AMD Showcases World's Fastest CPU
SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --In the news release, "AMD Showcases World's Fastest CPU," issued earlier today by Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD), we are advised by the company that the links in the first bullet point of the Supporting Resources section have been changed. Complete corrected text follows. AMD Showcases World's Fastest CPU AMD FX CPU Inducted Into Guinness Book of World Records SUNNYVALE, CA -- September 13, 2011 -- A longtime favorite of p... 
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9/13/11AMD Showcases World's Fastest CPU
AMD FX CPU Inducted Into Guinness Book of World Records SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --A longtime favorite of performance enthusiasts and overclockers around the world, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has achieved the Guinness World Record for the "Highest Frequency of a Computer Processor," by overclocking the upcoming 8-core AMD FX desktop processor. "The record-breaking processor speed that resides in the AMD FX CPU clearly demonstrates performance gain... 
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9/9/11AMD Joins Forces With Broadcast Technology Leaders to Overhaul Real-Time Video Workflows
AMD FirePro(TM) SDI-Link and AMD FirePro(TM) V7900 SDI Professional Graphics Card Enable Ultra-Low Latency in Broadcast and Video Production Environments AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, Sep 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At IBC 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) unveiled AMD FirePro(TM) SDI-Link to address the market for real-time, GPU-accelerated post production and broadcast pipelines requiring Serial Digital Interface (SDI) input and output. AMD FirePro SDI-Link was announced with support from the ... 
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9/7/11AMD Ships First "Bulldozer" Processors
First Production-Ready "Interlagos" Processor Revenue Shipments Now Underway SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced revenue shipments of the first processors based on its new x86 "Bulldozer" architecture. Initial production of the world's first 16-core x86 processor, codenamed "Interlagos," began in August and shipping to customers is already underway. Compatible with existing AMD Opteron(TM) 6100 Series platforms and infrastructure, "Inte... 
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9/6/11AMD FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics Certified for New OpenCL(TM) Compliant 3D Modeling Application
SIMULIA Leverages Open Industry Standards to Improve Performance of Abaqus FEA Software Across Platforms With GPU Computing SUNNYVALE, CA, Sep 06, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that AMD FirePro(TM) professional graphics are now supported by the latest release of Abaqus finite element analysis (FEA) software from SIMULIA, the Dassault Systemes' brand for realistic simulation. Abaqus, which takes advantage of the OpenCL(TM) industry standard, is a leading s... 
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8/30/11AMD to Present at Deutsche Bank Securities Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 30, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Deutsche Bank Securities Technology Conference at 8:40 a.m. PDT on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 in Las Vegas. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion... 
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8/30/11AMD Delivers Cloud Computing Expertise at VMworld 2011
LAS VEGAS, NV, Aug 30, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) executives and representatives will present details of its cloud computing and virtualization strategies in four sessions, beginning August 30, at VMworld 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada: -- In the AMD SUPER SESSION: Journey to the CORE (SUP1002) Wednesday, August 31st from 12-1:00 p.m., AMD Corporate Vice President and General Manager of server products, Pat Patla; AMD Server CTO, Don Newell; and VMware Chi... 
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8/25/11AMD Names Rory P. Read President and CEO
28-Year Industry Veteran Brings Extensive Track Record of Growth Through Transformation and Strong Customer Perspective SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 25, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Rory P. Read, 49, President and Chief Executive Officer of AMD, effective today. Mr. Read has also been appointed to the Company's board of directors. Read joins AMD from Lenovo Group, Ltd., where he was most recently President and Chief Operating Off... 
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8/24/11AMD to Present at Citi Technology Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 24, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Charles Moore, Corporate Fellow and CTO, Technology Group, will present at the Citi Technology Conference at 9:35 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 in New York. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live event and will ... 
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8/22/11AMD Boosts Its AMD Fusion APUs for Notebooks, Ultrathins, All-in-Ones and Desktops
SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 22, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today AMD (NYSE: AMD) updated its award-winning C- and E-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) for ultrathin and value notebooks, netbooks, all-in-ones and desktop PCs with top-of-the-line features. The updated APUs deliver: -- Enhanced HD graphics capabilities; -- Performance boosts with enhanced memory; -- DisplayPort ++ for connecting to any HDMI or DisplayPort-enabled monitor or TV; -- 12 hours of resting batter... 
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8/18/11Robert Rodriguez Harnesses AMD Technology to Bring Brilliant Graphics and Outstanding Visual Fidelity to Latest "Spy Kids" Film
AMD Technology Enables Director of "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D Aromascope" to Operate at the 'Speed of Thought' SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 18, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --In the latest addition to the "Spy Kids" film franchise, "Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D Aromascope," released August 19 by Troublemaker Studios, director Robert Rodriguez delivers stunning 3D effects at the highest visual fidelity through the use of AMD Technology (NYSE: AMD). For movie fans, ... 
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8/18/11AMD Releases Software Kit to Accelerate the Development of Stereo 3D
New Monitors Expand Ecosystem, Make Stereo 3D Games and 3D Movies Even More Immersive SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 18, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the availability of the AMD Quad Buffer SDK for AMD HD3D technology, delivering a vital tool to developers engaged in building immersive stereo 3D capabilities into upcoming game titles. Concurrently, new passive and active monitors from Acer, LG, Samsung, and Viewsonic have further expanded ecosystem support for AMD ... 
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8/9/11AMD Collaborates With Autodesk to Enable Easier and Faster Programming for Game Developers and 3D Artists
New 3D Rendering Plug-In Leverages Open Source Bullet Physics Engine and the OpenCL(TM) Industry Standard SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at SIGGRAPH 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced the latest industry-leading application to support open-source Bullet Physics and OpenCL(TM) industry standards. Through its collaboration with AMD, Autodesk has incorporated a new Bullet Physics plug-in, based on OpenCL(TM) standards, into the Autodesk Maya 2012 software Subscrip... 
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8/8/11AMD Opens the Throttle on APU Performance With Updated OpenCL Software Development Kit
SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 08, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability of the AMD Accelerated Parallel Processing (APP) Software Development Kit (SDK) v2.5. Featuring advances in CPU to GPU data throughput, the latest version of the APP SDK provides developers a solid foundation to take full advantage of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), including the latest AMD A-Series APUs offering brilliant HD graphics, supercomputer-like performance and All-Day battery l... 
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8/1/11AMD Teams With NYSERDA, HP, and Clarkson University for Sustainable Data Center Energy Research
Investment Will Fund Study on Clouds Fueled by Wind and Solar Power SUNNYVALE, CA, Aug 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its participation with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA), HP and Clarkson University in a significant research project that looks at the industry-wide challenge of channeling renewable energy directly to data centers. "The distributed computing model of the cloud parallels the distributed power-genera... 
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7/26/11AMD to Present at Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 26, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Rick Bergman, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Products Group, will present at the Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum at 11:00 a.m. MDT on Monday, August 8, 2011 in Vail, Colorado. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusi... 
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7/21/11AMD Reports Second Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 21, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) -- AMD revenue $1.57 billion, 2 percent sequential decrease and 5 percent decrease year-over-year -- Net income $61 million, earnings per share $0.08, operating income $105 million -- Non-GAAP(1) net income $70 million, earnings per share $0.09, operating income $114 million -- Gross margin 46 percent -- Accelerating Fusion Accelerated Processor Unit (APU) shipments drive record microprocess... 
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7/19/11Robert Rodriguez to Announce Collaboration Between Quick Draw Productions and AMD
Filmmaker Unveils Upcoming Film Slate, Powered by VISION Technology From AMD, at Comic-Con 2011 on Thursday, July 21st LOS ANGELES, CA, Jul 19, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- Award-winning writer / producer / director Robert Rodriguez will take the stage at Comic-Con 2011's Hall H on Thursday, July 21st to reveal the first slate of film and new media projects under his new banner, Quick Draw Productions. The filmmaker will also announce a new relationship with cutting-edge computer semiconduc... 
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7/12/11AMD Launches AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6990M -- World's Fastest Single Mobile Graphics Processor
Newest Addition to AMD Radeon(TM) Family Raises the Bar on Unprecedented GPU Power for Mobile Gaming Enthusiasts SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6990M GPU -- the world's fastest single mobile graphics processor -- an uncompromising GPU that delivers massive computing power to mobile users. The AMD Radeon HD 6990M GPU was measured to be up to 25 percent faster than any other announced notebook enthusiast GPU(1). Further... 
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7/5/11AMD Second Quarter 2011 Results to Be Announced on July 21
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jul 05, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, July 21, 2011 at 5:00 pm EDT/ 2:00 pm PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal second quarter ended July 2, 2011. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at http://quarterlyearnings.amd.com. The webcast will be available f... 
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6/30/11Media Alert: AMD A-Series Desktop Processors Set the APU Bar
Combining a Four-Core CPU and a Discrete Class Direct X(R)11-Capable GPU on a Single Chip, AMD Enables More Than Half a Teraflop of Compute Power SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 30, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) What: AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced availability for the AMD Fusion A-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) A8-3850 and A6-3650 desktop processors. The AMD A8-3850 and A6-3650 desktop processors will enable a high-performance experience for desktop users, includin... 
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6/21/11AMD Will Not Endorse SYSmark 2012 Benchmark
AMD Separates From Association With Industry Group BAPCo SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 21, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will not endorse the SYSmark 2012 Benchmark (SM2012), which is published by BAPCo (Business Applications Performance Corporation). Along with the withdrawal of support, AMD has resigned from the BAPCo organization. "Technology is evolving at an incredible pace, and customers need clear and reliable measurements to understand the expec... 
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6/20/11AMD Sees 15 Percent Growth in Six Months on Newest List of TOP500 Supercomputers
1/3 of the Top 100 HPC Systems Are Based on the AMD Opteron(TM) Processor AMD, the First x86 Provider to Break the Petaflop Barrier, Now Powers 4 Petaflop-Capable Top 10 Systems HAMBURG, GERMANY, Jun 20, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) is prominently featured in the newest bi-annual TOP500 Supercomputers list, announced today at the International Supercomputing Conference 2011. AMD's leadership in High Performance Computing (HPC) is demonstrated by double digit growth in th... 
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6/15/11AMD and Academic Experts Collaborate With Morgan Kaufmann Publishers on OpenCL(TM) Book
Distinguished Leaders in Parallel Computing and OpenCL Communities Produce Text Exploring the Programming of Multi-Core APUs, GPUs and CPUs SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced its collaboration on a new book for developers, Heterogeneous Computing with OpenCL, to be published by Morgan Kaufmann, an imprint of Elsevier Science & Technology Books. The book provides hands-on OpenCL(TM) experience and details multiple device architectures... 
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6/15/11AMD Launches Contest for Developers to Create Heterogeneous Compute Applications
AMD OpenCL(TM) Coding Competition to Reward Software Developers Creating Accelerated Applications That Make the Most of AMD Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD OpenCL(TM) Coding Competition, being run by software development leader TopCoder. This contest is intended to encourage the creation of applications that take advantage of OpenCL(TM) as well as the award-winning AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) arch... 
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6/14/11AMD Details Future Technical Roadmap for Its Award Winning Fusion Architecture at Industry Developer Summit
AMD Corporate Fellow, Phil Rogers, Outlines Features Planned for APUs and PC Platforms to Dramatically Improve Future Computing Experiences BELLEVUE, WA, Jun 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today detailed to more than 700 developers and PC industry executives the roadmap for its Fusion System Architecture (FSA). The specific design features planned for future AMD products were presented in the opening keynote of the AMD Fusion Developer Summit. FSA describes AMD's over... 
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6/14/11AMD Ushers in Next Generation of Computing With AMD A-Series APUs
New AMD Fusion APUs Enable Brilliant Graphics, Supercomputer-Like Performance and All Day Battery Life(i) SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the next generation in mainstream consumer computing with the availability of the new high-performance AMD Fusion A-Series Accelerated Processing Units (APUs). Enabling truly immersive computing experiences in consumer notebooks and desktops, the AMD A-Series APUs enable brilliant HD graphics, supe... 
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6/14/11Hardware and Software Leaders Fulfill Promise of Brilliant Experiences and New PC Capabilities With AMD A-Series APU Technology
AMD Fusion APU Ecosystem Grows, Offers Breadth of Choice in Accelerated Software Applications and PC Form Factors SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced growing support for the AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) with more than 50 leading applications now accelerated by AMD Fusion APUs. With today's launch of the new AMD A-Series APUs, AMD unleashes unprecedented levels of performance in mobile and small form factors, wi... 
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6/14/11AMD Celebrates Innovation With VISIONary of the Year Award Winners
Grants and Computing Gear Awarded to Fuel Innovative Spirit Among Entrepreneurs, Foodies and Photographers BELLEVUE, WA, Jun 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AFDS -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the winners of the first-ever AMD VISIONary of the Year Awards during the AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS) this week. The VISIONary Award winners, selected from a wide range of candidates in an online, public vote demonstrate exemplary use of technology to innovate in three popular areas ... 
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6/13/11AMD Unveils New Software Tools Designed to Accelerate the Development of Brilliant Computing Experiences
Next-Generation User Experiences Made Possible by OpenCL(TM) Standards, Combined Compute Capabilities of CPUs and GPUs in Heterogeneous Platforms SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 13, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new set of software development tools and solutions to enable developers to optimize their applications for OpenCL(TM) standards. These advanced tools create a foundation for software companies to realize the full potential of the AMD Fusion Family of Accele... 
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6/9/11AMD and ViVu Join Forces to Bring Vivid, Next-Generation PC Video Experiences to Life
AMD Invests in ViVu; New Technology to Be Showcased at Upcoming AMD Fusion Developer Summit SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 09, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced an investment in ViVu, a leader in desktop videoconferencing solutions. The AMD Fusion Fund program makes strategic investments in companies that are developing unique, digital consumer and professional experiences that take advantage of the power of the innovative AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) pr... 
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6/8/11AMD and Leading Software Vendors Continue to Expand Offerings Optimized for OpenCL(TM) Standard
Common Industry Programming Interface, Heterogeneous APU Technology Enable Brilliant Experiences Across Computing Platforms SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 08, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced increasing industry adoption of the OpenCL(TM) standard across a broad range of innovative software applications. As a long-standing proponent of industry standards, AMD works closely with leading software companies to help optimize their applications across common platforms, while... 
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6/7/11AMD and Nintendo Join Forces in Creating a New Way to Enjoy Console Gaming Entertainment
AMD's Custom HD Graphics Processor Enables Immersive HD Multimedia Gaming Entertainment for Nintendo's New Wii U(TM) Console LOS ANGELES, CA, Jun 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at E3, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced its support for Nintendo's newly-announced Wii U(TM) system, as a new way to enjoy HD console gaming entertainment. The custom AMD Radeon(TM) HD GPU reflects the best characteristics of AMD's graphics technology solutions: high-definition graphics support; rich multimedia... 
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6/7/11AMD Reintroduces FX Brand for High-End Processors and Platforms at E3
AMD Continues to Power the Ultimate PC Gaming and Hi-Def Experience With FX Brand and New "Gaming Evolved" Collaborations LOS ANGELES, CA, Jun 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today reintroduced the FX brand for PC processors and platforms at the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). FX-branded products will be geared toward enthusiast PCs and HD entertainment aficionados. AMD also announced new members for its "Gaming Evolved" program, driving the PC gaming experience fo... 
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6/7/11Live Webcasts From AMD Fusion Developer Summit: Keynote Presenters to Outline Technology Vision for Software Developers
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it will host live webcasts from the AMD Fusion Developer Summit, to be held June 13-16, 2011 in Bellevue, Washington. AMD will webcast keynote presentations to be delivered by industry thought leaders from AMD, ARM, Corel and Microsoft. To view the live webcasts, please visit: www.amd.com/afds. The AMD Fusion Developer Summit will gather developers, academics and emerging innovators to learn about het... 
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6/7/11AMD Opteron(TM) 6000 Series Platform Increases Reach, Demonstrates Virtualization Prowess, Drives Toward Core-Rich "Interlagos"
SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Since the launch of the AMD Opteron(TM) 6000 Series platform in 2010, AMD (NYSE: AMD) has continued to work with its OEM and channel partners to add to the platform's portfolio. The AMD Opteron 6000 Series platform's virtualization muscle has been noted in products such as the award-winning Dell PowerEdge R815 and the HP ProLiant DL585 G7. The AMD Opteron 6000 Series platform's compatibility with the next generation 16-core processor, c... 
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6/1/11AMD Paves the Way for the Next Generation of Supercharged Desktop PCs With 9-Series Chipsets
AMD Also Enables Incredible Graphics on Windows Tablets With the 2011 HD Tablet Platform and Announces VISION Technology Branding Update TAIPEI, TAIWAN, Jun 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --COMPUTEX -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today launched its 9-Series chipset line-up, helping PC builders to develop next generation high performance desktop platforms. The company also unveiled its 2011 HD Tablet Platform, based on the AMD Z-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU), enabling vivid media display... 
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6/1/11AMD Global Cloud Study Reveals Growing Trust in Cloud Computing as Businesses Achieve Measurable Value
Research Examines Attitudes and Approaches to Cloud Computing Across the World, as IT Decision Makers Name Infrastructure a Key Consideration SUNNYVALE, CA, Jun 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the results of a global research study on adoption, attitudes and approaches to cloud computing, surveying IT decision makers in public and private sector organizations across the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific. The findings reveal both global and regional... 
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5/24/11AMD FirePro Professional Graphics Get Even Better, Outperform Competition by 100 Percent
AMD FirePro(TM) V5900 and AMD FirePro(TM) V7900 Professional Graphics Cards Help Deliver Increased Productivity With AMD Eyefinity, AMD PowerTune and GeometryBoost Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA, May 24, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the newest generation of professional graphics cards -- AMD FirePro(TM) V5900 and AMD FirePro(TM) V7900 -- more than doubling performance of competitive offerings in key professional market applications(1). Created for the desig... 
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5/23/11AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units Win 2011 Best Choice of COMPUTEX TAIPEI Award
TAIPEI, TAIWAN, May 23, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) is awarded today with the highest industry honor, "2011 Best Choice of Computex TAIPEI Award" for its Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) in the Computer & System category. The award is given by Taipei Computer Association, a key player in IT industry and exhibition in Taiwan, and appraised by a panel of government representatives, academicians, research analysts, oversea media, editors-in-chief and industry ... 
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5/23/11Live Webcast From COMPUTEX 2011: AMD to Detail Plans to Continue Enabling the Next Generation of PC User Experiences
SUNNYVALE, CA, May 23, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it will hold a live webcast from COMPUTEX 2011 in Taipei, Taiwan on May 31 at 10:30 p.m. ET (10:30 a.m. UTC in Taiwan on June 1). During the 90-minute webcast, AMD executives and a number of partners will also share exciting news on future plans for the AMD Fusion Family of APUs. To view the live webcast, please visit: www.amdcomputex.com.tw The AMD Fusion APU era ignited at CES 2011. Since then, OEMs... 
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5/23/11New AMD Embedded G-Series APUs Provide 39 Percent Power Reduction for Fanless Designs
AMD Fusion Technology, Named "Best in Show" at Embedded Systems Conference, Is Available for Full-Featured, Fanless Embedded Systems in as Little as 5.5W SUNNYVALE, CA, May 23, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced immediate availability of two new AMD Embedded G-Series APUs (Accelerated Processing Units) with thermal design power (TDP) ratings of 5.5 and 6.4 watts, up to a 39 percent power savings compared to earlier versions^1. The very low power consumption an... 
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5/18/11In Abu Dhabi, Advanced Micro Devices Outlines AMD Fusion APU Benefits
Emirate Plays Key Role in Advanced Technology Investment in Manufacturing of Upcoming 32nm AMD Fusion APUs ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES, May 18, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Under the theme 'Acceleration: Llano Races Ahead,' global partners ATIC, a subsidiary of Mubadala Development Company, AMD (NYSE: AMD) and GLOBALFOUNDRIES came together today (Wednesday) to showcase Abu Dhabi's role in bringing the future of high tech computing to life. An audience of peers, industry partners, aca... 
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5/16/11AMD and Dell Offer New Multifunctional Server Solution for Compute, Professional Graphics and VDI
New AMD FirePro(TM) V7800P Professional Graphics Address Server and Data Center Requirements as One Tool to Meet Critical IT Needs ATLANTA, GA, May 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at Microsoft Tech-Ed North America, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that AMD FirePro(TM) professional graphics are entering the data center with Dell blade servers. The new AMD FirePro(TM) V7800P professional graphics are designed to deliver ultra-fast performance, superb visual quality and massive parallel ... 
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5/16/11AMD Highlights State of Cloud Adoption and Emerging IT Demands in Europe and Asia
New Research From AMD Sheds Light on Varying Attitudes Towards Cloud Computing Around the World SUNNYVALE, CA, May 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At this week's Cloud Computing Summit in Abu Dhabi, the China Cloud Computing Conference in Beijing and the Enterprise Cloud Computing and Virtualization Conference (ECCV) in London, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is leading the discussion on the infrastructure demands facing businesses deploying cloud computing solutions worldwide. Raed Hijer, seni... 
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5/11/11AMD Fusion APU Receives "Best in Show" Award at Embedded Systems Conference
The AMD Embedded G-Series Platform Is Named Best Hardware by VDC SUNNYVALE, CA, May 11, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced the AMD Embedded G-Series APU was named "Best in Show" for hardware at the Embedded Systems Conference by the industry analyst firm VDC Research, which has been presenting the Embeddy Awards at ESC for seven years running. The primary criteria for the hardware category are an enabling product that offers new innovation and new or significantly ... 
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5/11/11AMD and Acceleware Collaborate to Offer OpenCL(TM) Education
Monthly OpenCL Training Courses to Be Held in Various Locations Worldwide SUNNYVALE, CA, May 11, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a collaboration with Acceleware whereby the companies will deliver professional training programs to help developers learn how to create applications that comply with OpenCL(TM) standards. This announcement follows AMD's recent introduction of the OpenCL(TM) University Kit, a set of course materials designed for universities to t... 
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5/4/11AMD to Present at J.P. Morgan Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, May 04, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, CFO and Interim CEO, will present at the J.P. Morgan Technology, Media and Telecom Conference at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the live even... 
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5/2/11AMD Delivers First Embedded GPU Offering Support for OpenCL(TM) and Six Independent Displays
AMD Radeon(TM) E6760 GPU Brings the Latest Desktop Graphics Performance and Features to the Medical, Casino Gaming, Defense and Aerospace Markets SUNNYVALE, CA, May 02, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at Embedded Systems Conference Silicon Valley 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) introduced the AMD Radeon(TM) E6760 embedded discrete graphics processor. Available now, the AMD Radeon E6760 GPU is the first of its kind to offer embedded system designers the combination of OpenCL(TM) support(1) alo... 
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4/27/11AMD Raises the Bar on Sub-$100 Graphics Performance and Image Quality
New AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6670, HD 6570 and HD 6450 Discrete Graphics Cards Provide Exceptional DirectX(R)11 Game Experience, Application Acceleration and AMD Eyefinity Multi-Display Technology in Low-Power, Low-Profile, Low-Cost Graphics Boards SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 27, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the addition of the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6670, HD 6570 and HD 6450 graphics cards to the channel, completing the roll-out of the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6000 family of graphi... 
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4/27/11AMD and MulticoreWare Team to Help Developers Optimize the Use of OpenCL(TM) for AMD Fusion APUs
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 27, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a new collaboration with MulticoreWare, a leader in software solutions and tool development for multi-core and heterogeneous computing environments, to deliver an advanced set of tools for OpenCL(TM) optimization. The tools development effort accelerates software developers' ability to create and optimize software that fully exploits the unique processing capability of AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Un... 
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4/26/11AMD Announces Thought Leaders From ARM and Microsoft to Be Among Keynote Speakers at AMD Fusion Developer Summit
Application Development Community to Discuss Parallel Programming, Industry Standards and Market Opportunities Created by Heterogeneous Computing SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 26, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced a distinguished line-up of keynote speakers as well as technical session topics for the inaugural AMD Fusion Developer Summit (AFDS), which will be held June 13-16, 2011 at the Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, Washington. Industry keynote presentations will... 
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4/25/11AMD Embedded G-Series Platform Gets Real-Time Operating System Support From Express Logic
ThreadX(R) RTOS Provides Precise Software Timing for the AMD Embedded G-Series Platform SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 25, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced embedded software provider Express Logic has brought its industry-leading ThreadX real-time operating system (RTOS) to the AMD Embedded G-Series platform. The AMD Embedded G-Series Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) offers an advanced, low-power, multi-core x86 CPU and a discrete-class DirectX(R) 11-capable GPU on a single... 
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4/21/11AMD Reports First Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 21, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) -- AMD revenue $1.61 billion, 2 percent sequential decrease and 2 percent increase year-over-year -- Net income $510 million, earnings per share $0.68, operating income $54 million -- Non-GAAP(1),(2) net income $56 million, earnings per share $0.08, operating income $92 million -- Gross margin 43 percent, non-GAAP gross margin 45 percent AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced revenue for the first qu... 
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4/12/11AMD Foundation Awards Game Design Education Grants to Two Austin Recipients
Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area and Girlstart Receive More Than $100,000 Total for Educational Programming AUSTIN, TX, Apr 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At Game On! Texas, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the AMD Foundation has awarded a $75,000 grant to Girlstart and a $32,500 grant to the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Austin Area to support game design education programs for the two nonprofits. AMD also contributed funds for the creation of technology labs at both groups'... 
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4/12/11AMD Fusion Technology and Discrete Graphics Accelerate Award-Winning Sony Vegas Pro Video Production Software
AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and World-Class AMD Graphics Solutions Enable High-Performance Environment for Vivid Video Creation LAS VEGAS, NV, Apr 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at NAB 2011, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that the professional video creation application Vegas(TM) Pro 10.0d from Sony Creative Software is accelerated by AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and AMD's leading graphics solutions including ATI FirePro(TM) professional graphics... 
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4/12/11AMD Empowers Content Creators to Bring Their Visions to Life at NAB Show 2011
AMD and Leading Software Suppliers Demonstrate AMD Fusion and ATI FirePro(TM) V9800 Professional Graphics Solutions That Meet the Demands of Creative Professionals LAS VEGAS, NV, Apr 12, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At the NAB Show in Las Vegas, AMD (NYSE: AMD) is empowering content creators with technology to enable them to bring their visions to life with AMD Professional Graphics and AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs). Supporting users from start to finish, AMD provides ... 
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4/11/11AMD and Vizrt Collaborate to Power Immersive Viz Video Wall Experiences
Vizrt Certifies AMD Professional Graphics Solutions for Viz Engine 3.5 SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 11, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that the ATI FirePro(TM) V9800 professional graphics card was certified for Vizrt's beta release of the Viz Engine(TM) 3.5 rendering solution. Viz Engine, which is one of today's most powerful tools for rendering animated 2D and 3D scenes in realtime, powers the Vizrt Viz Video Wall ER(TM) solution commonly used by leading broadcast... 
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4/3/11AMD to Host a Webcast in Relation to the Amendment of Its Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES
SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 03, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, Chief Financial Officer and Interim Chief Executive Officer, will host a conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET (5:30 a.m. PT) on Monday, April 4, 2011 to discuss the amended Wafer Supply Agreement with GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. announced earlier today and related matters. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation will be available on amd.com on the Investor Relations Homepage page: http:... 
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4/3/11AMD Amends Wafer Supply Agreement With GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Discloses GLOBALFOUNDRIES Investment-Related Noncash Gain of $492 Million
The Amendment Delivers a Pricing Model That Better Aligns to AMD's Business and Incentivizes GLOBALFOUNDRIES to Continue Improving 32nm Yields SUNNYVALE, CA, Apr 03, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it amended its Wafer Supply Agreement (WSA) with GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. The primary purpose of the amendment was to revise the pricing methodology applicable to wafers delivered in 2011 for AMD's microprocessor and accelerated processing unit (APU) products. T... 
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3/28/11AMD Honored on CRN's 5-Star Partner Programs Guide for Second Consecutive Year
Annual Guide and 5-Star Designation Identifies the IT Channel's Most Successful Vendor Partner Programs SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 28, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --For the second consecutive year, AMD (NYSE: AMD) has received a 5-Star Partner Rating and has been named to CRN's 2011 Partner Programs Guide for its AMD Fusion Partner Program (FPP). CRN's Partner Programs Guide recognizes vendors with robust partner programs or products that provide the best possible partnering elements for chann... 
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3/24/11AMD Hires Ronaldo Miranda as New VP and General Manager for Latin America
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 24, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today Ronaldo Miranda, 50, will join the company effective April 4 as vice president and general manager for AMD's Latin America region. In this role, Miranda is responsible for all of AMD's business and operations in Brazil, Mexico, South and Central America and the Caribbean. He brings more than 27 years of experience in successfully managing sales and business operations at various technology companies in La... 
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3/23/11AMD First Quarter 2011 Results to Be Announced on April 21
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 23, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it will webcast its quarterly earnings conference call on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 5:00 pm EDT/ 2:00 pm PDT to discuss the results of its fiscal first quarter ended April 2, 2011. All interested parties will have the opportunity to listen to the real-time audio webcast of the teleconference over the Internet through AMD's Web site at http://quarterlyearnings.amd.com. The webcast will be available ... 
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3/21/11AMD Hires Mike Wolfe as New CIO
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 21, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it has appointed Mike Wolfe, age 52, as the company's chief information officer. He brings more than 30 years of engineering and information technology experience, most recently as vice president of IT for product development and engineering at HP for the last five years. Wolfe will be responsible for managing AMD's global technology infrastructure and will report to Thomas Seifert, senior vice president ... 
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3/16/11Experience the Realism of Total War: Shogun(TM) 2 With AMD Radeon(TM) HD Graphics
The AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6870 With DirectX(R) 11 Support and AMD Eyefinity Technology Enables Exhilarating Gaming Experience in New Strategy Game SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it is enabling the ultimate gaming experience in the much-anticipated Total War: Shogun(TM) 2 strategy game by Sega(R), using the company's latest graphics cards, such as the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6870 graphics cards. With second-generation DirectX(R) 11-capable... 
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3/15/11Leading ODMs Select AMD Fusion APUs for Whitebook and High Definition PC Systems
New AMD Fusion-Based PCs Available Now to Meet Growing Demand for High-Definition Computing, Exceptional Battery Life and Sleek, Compact Form Factors SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that leading original design manufacturers (ODMs) are choosing AMD's 2011 low-power platform for a new generation of PC designs ranging from ultrathin notebooks to all-in-one desktops. Nearly two dozen unique ODM whitebook and high definition PC (HDPC) des... 
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3/14/11AMD Fusion APUs and AMD Radeon(TM) Graphics Cards Accelerate Internet Explorer 9, Powering Immersive Next-Generation Web Experiences
AMD's Unrivaled APUs and Discrete Graphics Technologies Work in Parallel With Internet Explorer 9 to Unlock the Full Potential of the PC AUSTIN, TX, Mar 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at SXSW Interactive, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced that the new Internet Explorer 9 from Microsoft is accelerated by the AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs) and AMD Radeon(TM) graphics cards, helping to deliver the next-generation Web to consumers. AMD Fusion APU-based systems mak... 
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3/8/11AMD Extends Graphics Performance Lead, Launches World's Fastest Graphics Card... Again!
AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6990 Utilizes Sophisticated AMD PowerTune Intelligent Power Management Technology, Delivers Native Support for Wraparound 5x1 Gaming With AMD Eyefinity Technology SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 08, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the launch of the fastest graphics card in the world, the AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6990, packing so much raw performance it delivered a new single graphics card world record score of P11865 in the industry standard 3DMark11 benchmark... 
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3/7/11AMD Fusion APUs Accelerate More Than 50 Leading Software Applications
Software Developers Embrace New Family of Processors to Enhance PC Computing Experiences SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 07, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced growing support from the PC software community with more than 50 mainstream applications currently accelerated by the new AMD Fusion Family of Accelerated Processing Units (APUs). The groundbreaking AMD Fusion APUs, available in PCs since early this year, help remove hardware barriers to allow software developers to de... 
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3/3/11AMD Renews Commitment to Gamers on the First Anniversary of "Gaming Evolved" Program
Gaming Evolved Has Helped AMD Expand Its AMD Eyefinity Multi-Display Technology to 70 Games, Introduce the Industry's Only Open Standards-Based Stereo 3D Solution and Drive a Record-Setting Transition to Microsoft DirectX(R) 11 SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar 03, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At the 2011 Game Developers Conference (GDC), AMD (NYSE: AMD) today celebrated the first anniversary of the AMD Gaming Evolved program, demonstrating its continued support for open industry standards and its... 
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3/2/11AMD Showcases New Open Source Physics Plug-In for Autodesk Maya 2011 at Game Developers Conference
New Plug-In Offers Users Real-Time Physics Plug-In for Popular 3D Animation Software SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Mar 02, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Today at the Game Developer's Conference (GDC), AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced a technology demonstration of a Bullet Physics plug-in for Autodesk(R) Maya(R) 2011 software. The new plug-in is based on OpenCL(TM) industry standards and the open-source Bullet Physics Engine. AMD's Bullet Physics plug-in for Autodesk Maya 2011 is designed to enable ... 
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3/1/11AMD Appoints Henry Chow to Board of Directors
SUNNYVALE, CA, Mar 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Henry Chow, 65, has been appointed to the company's board of directors. Chow spent more than 40 years at IBM, holding various leadership positions in IBM throughout the Asia Pacific region. He spent more than a decade as General Manager of IBM's Greater China Group, with responsibility for overseeing IBM's operations in China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. "Henry's experience and insight gained by overs... 
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3/1/11AMD Furthers Commitment to Embedded Customers With New Products and Expanded Support for Sales, Design and Software
New CPU Models for AMD Embedded G-Series Platform Offer "Bobcat" Core Technology for Headless Applications; AMD Fusion Partner Program Introduces New Systems and Technology Track for Embedded Customers NUREMBERG, GERMANY, Mar 01, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --At Embedded World today, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced a substantial line up of new products and tools for embedded customers. These offerings span products, software, design, and sales support and include immediate availability of thre... 
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2/23/11AMD Helps Advance Parallel Computing With OpenCL(TM) University Kit
Common Industry Standard OpenCL Helps Developers Easily Create Powerful Applications for Various Platforms SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 23, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the introduction of the OpenCL(TM) University Kit, a set of materials that can be leveraged by any university to assist them in teaching a semester course in OpenCL programming. This effort underscores AMD's commitment to the educational community, which currently includes a number of strategi... 
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2/22/11AMD Delivers on the Dream of Seamless Graphics Experience for Remote Workers by Enabling Support of Microsoft RemoteFX
ATI FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics and Microsoft RemoteFX Deliver Vivid Graphics to Thin Client Devices, Improving End User Experiences and Business Agility by Centralizing a Media-Rich Windows Desktop on Servers SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 22, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced support for Microsoft Windows Server(R) 2008 R2 Service Pack 1 (SP1), featuring Microsoft(R) RemoteFX(TM) with ATI FirePro(TM) professional graphics. Microsoft RemoteFX is a feature of Remote... 
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2/18/11Media Alert: AMD's "Ready. Willing. And Stable." Campaign to Help Channel Partners and Enthusiasts Build Their Dream PCs Today
Marketing Campaign, Online Marketing Activities and Contests Aimed at Driving Opportunities for the PC Component Channel SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 18, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) What: AMD (NYSE: AMD) has launched a new marketing campaign, "Ready. Willing. And Stable." to encourage component channel companies and PC enthusiasts to drive opportunities for our world-class AMD CPUs and GPUs as the ideal solution for building the best PC today. The campaign is composed of:... 
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2/16/11U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and Warren Spector to Keynote Game On! Texas 2011
AMD's Second Annual Symposium Will Convene Educators, Policymakers, and Industry and Community Leaders to Build Upon Texas' Digital Media Education Programs AUSTIN, TX, Feb 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and Warren Spector, Creative Director and GM of Disney Interactive Studios' Junction Point, will keynote the second annual Game On! Texas symposium. Game on! Texas brings together educators, indus... 
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2/16/11AMD Named EMEA Components Vendor of the Year at 'EMEA Channel Academy: 2011 Awards'
AMD Also Awarded Best Hardware Vendor 2010 by GameStar Magazine, Continuing the Commendations and Making AMD the Preferred Pick for Partners and Customers in EMEA MONACO, Feb 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that it has been named EMEA Components Vendor of the Year at the 'EMEA Channel Academy: 2011 Awards'. The honour was presented to AMD for its partner engagement, channel strategy and overall partner programmes, amongst other factors. The 'EMEA C... 
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2/16/11AMD and ViVu Showcase Wireless HD Content Streaming Solution Powered by AMD Fusion APUs
SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) and ViVu recently demonstrated for the first time a next-generation, high-definition (HD) content-streaming solution powered by AMD technology. The demonstration, which first took place at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), featured 720p HD video streaming wirelessly from an AMD-powered notebook PC to a flat panel display and two tablet devices all at once without any additional hardware. The demonstrated... 
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2/16/11Top PC Makers Launch Desktop PCs With AMD Radeon(TM) HD 6450, HD 6570 and HD 6670 Discrete Graphics Cards
New Desktop PCs From Dell, HP and More Pack the Latest Graphics Punch From AMD, Accelerating Many Everyday Applications, Supporting New Levels of Realism in the Latest Games, and Enabling the Ultimate Desktop Workspaces With AMD Eyefinity Multi-Display Technology SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 16, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that many of the industry's top PC makers are choosing AMD Radeon(TM) discrete graphics to help customers unlock new levels of realism made poss... 
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2/15/11AMD Embedded Solutions Names Trinity Technologies, Inc. Top Representative
Trinity Tops Global Roster of 16 Companies Extending Sales Support for AMD Embedded Platforms SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 15, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today named sales partner Trinity Technologies, Inc. as the AMD Embedded Solutions' Representative of the Year. This award is based on distribution management, revenue, and design wins in 2010 for AMD's vast catalog of embedded products, including the new AMD Embedded G-Series platform. Trinity is among a field of 16 firms tha... 
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2/14/11Industry's "Best CPU" Speeds Up, Stays Cool, Outperforms Competition
Five New AMD Opteron(TM) 6100 Series Processors Now Available for SE, Standard and HE Power Bands SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 14, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the immediate availability of five new members of the AMD Opteron(TM) 6100 Series processor family that specifically address rising demand for low-power, balanced systems for SMBs and increased performance-per-dollar-per-watt for enterprise and public sector environments. Key partners including Acer, Dell a... 
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2/8/11AMD Fusion APUs Accelerate Flash Player 10.2
AMD Low-Power APUs, Discrete GPUs Enable Hardware-Accelerated HD Video Playback SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 08, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Adobe(R) Flash(R) Player 10.2, released today, is fully supported on PC platforms powered by low-power AMD Fusion Accelerated Processing Units (APUs), enhancing video playback capabilities for users. AMD and Adobe worked together to enable 1080p high-definition (HD) video playback performance via improved video har... 
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2/8/11AMD and Barco Advance Medical Diagnoses With Enhanced Visual Imaging
Barco Selects ATI FirePro(TM) Professional Graphics With AMD Eyefinity Technology to Deliver Advanced Medical Imaging Technologies With Superior Performance SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 08, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that medical imaging specialist Barco has selected ATI FirePro(TM) 3D Professional Graphics technology for inclusion in its MXRT Series display controller products for demanding medical imaging applications. ATI FirePro professional graphics, with A... 
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2/3/11AMD to Present at Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference
SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 03, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced that Thomas Seifert, CFO and Interim CEO, will present at the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference at 4:40 p.m. P.T. on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 in San Francisco, California. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation can be accessed on the Investor Relations homepage: http://ir.amd.com. A replay of the webcast can be accessed approximately 24 hours after the conclusion of the li... 
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1/31/11New AMD Professional Graphics Solutions Enhance Visual Display Capabilities for High Productivity Workplaces
New AMD FirePro(TM) 2270 and ATI FirePro(TM) V5800 DVI Professional Graphics Offer the Flexibility IT Professionals Need to Efficiently Support Various Display Technologies SUNNYVALE, CA, Jan 31, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --AMD (NYSE: AMD) today introduced the AMD FirePro(TM) 2270 and ATI FirePro(TM) V5800 DVI professional graphics cards. AMD designed these new offerings for professionals in the medical, financial, design and engineering fields who require the ability to view and inter...