Tuesday, September 27, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Disney Working On Potential Twitter Bid: report
World's Largest Music Strem Ripping Site Faces Legal Action
Renault-Nissan and Microsoft Partner to Deliver Connected Car Technologies
Adobe and Microsoft Partner in the Azure Cloud
Roku Launches The Smallest Set-Top Box Ever
HERE To Offer Live Traffic Services Based On Data Gathered by Other Cars
JDI Develops 12.3-inch Curved LCD for Automotive Applications
Snapchat Introduces 'Spectacles' Camera-equipped Glasses, Changes Company name To Snap
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 > Intel t...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Tuesday, April 27, 2010
Intel to Invest $177 Million to Expand Guadalajara Design Center


During a press conference with Mexico President Felipe Calderon, Intel President and CEO Paul Otellini announced the company would invest 2,300 million pesos (US$177 million) over 3 years to expand Intel's Guadalajara Design Center (GDC).

The investment will focus on increasing technology development activities, staffing and technology and education initiatives that support Calderon's National Digital Plan, Intel said.

The Intel GDC focuses on the design, testing and validation of integrated circuits and other hardware, and education software technologies used in Intel products sold globally. The expansion will include the construction of a new building for technical labs, office space, a technology museum for children and an IT lab to support small- and medium-sized businesses. In addition, approximately 150 additional technical jobs will be created over the next 3 years, bringing the total number of GDC engineers to 550.

The GDC is Intel's largest site in Mexico and where all its technology development activities in Mexico are based. Since it was established 10 years ago, it has grown from 33 employees to over 400 jobs. In addition to technology development activities, the GDC also has several initiatives in place at local universities aimed at fostering the region's technical talent pool. Nearly 100 undergraduate students have participated in these programs in the past 18 months.

Additionally, to make possible the GDC's mission -- to "help to transform prototypes into products" and continue tackling current and future technologies -- the new site will increase its product validation activities. Validation is a critical part of Intel's product development cycle. Since its foundation, the GDC has contributed to the development of more than 40 processor and chipset products distributed around the world. The center aims to increase its technical contributions in the upcoming years.


Previous
Next
Earth View Now Available in Google Maps        All News        SKY Perfect JSAT and Sony to Broadcast 2010 FIFA World Cup in 3D
ASUS Unveils New 890FX Based Motherboards     PC Parts News      AMD Delivers New AMD Phenom II X6 Processor

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Samsung Narrows Gap With Intel In Semiconductor Industry Ranking
Intel Raises Third-Quarter Revenue Expectations
TPG to Buy Intel's McAfee Security Unit
Intel to Buy Movidius To Accelerate Computer Vision Through RealSense
Intel 7th Generation Kaby Lake Processors Released
Intel Introduces New 3D NAND SSDs
Intel to Accelerate Altera, Autonomous Driving
Nvidia Says Intel Is Misleading With Outdated Deep Learning Benchmarks
Intel Says USB-C Audio Could Kill Traditional Headphone Jacks
2016 IDF: From Virtual Reality to Artificial Intelligence to 5G
IDF: Intel Talks About Upcoming Kaby Lake Processors And Optane SSDs
Intel To Produce 10nm ARM-based Chips LG, Others

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 .