Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Opera VPN App For Android Released
Microsoft Provides Glimpse Of 24-core Processor For HoloLens
Nvidia Unveils Parker, The Latest SOC For Autonomous Vehicles
Toshiba to Implement Eyefi Connected Features in Next FlashAir SD Cards
LG Unveils New Bluetooth Portable Speakers
Android 7.0 Nougat Released For Nexus Devices And LG V20
Sony To Launch Two New PS4 Models Next Month
Samsung To Announce Refurbished Smartphone Program
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > AMD Inv...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, July 09, 2007
AMD Invests $7.5 million in Transmeta


AMD aggreed to invest $7.5 million in microprocessor developer Transmeta in exchange for Transmeta preferred stock, in an effort to support the firm's development of energy efficient chip technologies.

"We are very pleased that AMD has made a strategic investment in the future of Transmeta," said Les Crudele, president and chief executive officer of Transmeta. "AMD has long been a leader in the development and delivery of energy-efficient, high-performance computing technologies, standards and initiatives. Transmeta has been proud to endorse and contribute to those industry leading activities, and we look forward to continuing our collaboration with AMD on technology initiatives in the future."

"Transmeta has been an innovative force in the industry for more than a decade," said Dirk Meyer, president and chief operating officer of AMD. "Transmeta was a key ally in helping to bring our highly-successful AMD64 technology to market and has supported the widespread industry adoption of both AMD64 and AMD's HyperTransport technology. Our investment will support Transmeta's technology development work and AMD's efforts to leverage Transmeta's innovative energy-efficient technologies to the benefit of AMD's customers."

Transmeta is known for its low-power processors and the LongRun1 and LongRun2 power management technologies.

Both Transmeta and AMD are into an ongoing litigation against Intel, the world's largest chip maker. AMD accuses Intel of antitrust violations, while Transmeta has been involved in a series of patent disputes over chip architecture and power-efficiency technologies.


Previous
Next
AMD Announces Price Cut For Athlon Processors        All News        Primera Bravo XRn Network Disc Publisher is Now Shipping
AMD Announces Price Cut For Athlon Processors     PC Parts News      OCZ Offers Performance DDR2 Lineup for Laptops

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
AMD Says Zen Procedssors Are Close, Outlines New Features
AMD Downgrades ARM Strategy For Servers
AMD Radeon RX 470 And RX 460 Are Shipping in Early August
AMD Radeon Pro Solid State Graphics Combines Polaris GPU With SSD Flash Memory
Latest AMD Radeon Software Fixes PCI-e Power Draw Issues
AMD Launches the VR-ready Radeon RX 480 Graphics Card
Nvidia To Position The GTX 1060 Against New Radeon RX 480
AMD Zen Chipset Rumored To Have USB 3.1 Design Issue
AMD To Release Polaris 10 And Polaris 11 GPUs
AMD Provides Sneak Peek of Polaris-based Radeon RX 460 and RX 470 Graphics Cards
AMD Launches 7th Generation AMD A-Series APUs, Announces New Radeon RX GPUs, Demonstrates Upcoming Desktop Processor "Zen" Processor Core
AMD Introduces the FirePro S7100X Hardware-Virtualized GPU for Blade Servers

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .