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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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