Profile: Intel Corp (INTC.O)
21 Feb 2017
Intel Corporation, incorporated on March 1, 1989, is engaged in the design and manufacture of digital technology platforms. The Company sells these platforms to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), original design manufacturers (ODMs), and industrial and communications equipment manufacturers in the computing and communications industries. The Company's segments include Client Computing Group (CCG), Data Center Group (DCG), Internet of Things Group (IOTG), Software and Services (SSG) and All Other. The Company's All Other segment includes Non-Volatile Memory Solutions Group and the New Devices Group. The Company's platforms are used to deliver a range of computing experiences in notebooks (including Ultrabook devices), 2 in 1 systems, desktops, servers, tablets, smartphones, and the Internet of Things (including wearables, transportation systems and retail devices). It also develops and sells software and services focused on security and technology integration.
The Company offers platforms that integrate various components and technologies, including a microprocessor and chipset, a stand-alone system-on-chip (SoC) or a multichip package. The Company offers microprocessors with one or multiple processor cores. In addition, its Intel Core processor families integrate graphics functionality onto the processor die. The Company offers and develops SoC products that integrate the Company's central processing units (CPU) with other system components, such as graphics, audio, imaging, communication and connectivity, and video, onto a single chip. The Company offers a multichip package that integrates the chipset on one die with the CPU and graphics on another die, connected through an on-package interface. The Company also offers sixth generation Intel Core processor.
The Company offers various features, including Intel vPro technology, which is a solution for manageability, security, and business user experiences in the notebook, desktop, and 2 in 1 systems market segments. The Company offers Intel RealSense technology. Its True Key technology allows users to access devices through facial recognition and other biometric technologies. It offers a range of platforms based on various microprocessors, which include Intel Quark Processor, Intel Atom Processor, Intel Pentium Processor, Intel Celeron Processor, Intel Core m Processor, Intel Core i Processor and Intel Xeon Processor, among others. Through its McAfee products, the Company delivers solutions that secure computers, mobile devices and networks. The Company's Intel launched McAfee Endpoint Security 10.X enables customers to tackle the threat defense life cycle with reduced complexity.
The Company's communication and connectivity offerings for tablets, smartphones and other connected devices include baseband processors, radio frequency transceivers and power management integrated circuits. It also offers tablets, phone and Internet of Things solutions, which include multimode Long Term Evolution (LTE) modems, Bluetooth and Global Positioning System (GPS) receivers, software solutions, customization and essential interoperability tests. It offers not and (NAND) flash memory products used in solid-state drives. The Company offers manufacturing technologies and design services for its customers. Its foundry offerings include full custom silicon, packaging, and manufacturing test services. It also provides semi-custom services to tailor Intel architecture-based solutions with customers' intellectual property blocks. The Company also offers design kits, intellectual property blocks and design services.
Client Computing Group
The Company's CCG segment includes platforms designed for notebooks (including Ultrabook devices), 2 in 1 systems, desktops (including all-in-ones and personal computers (PCs)), tablets, phones, wireless and wired connectivity products, and mobile communication components. CCG offers home gateway products and set-top box components, and focuses on a range of wireless connectivity options that combine Intel WiFi technology with its second generation (2G) and third generation (3G) technologies. It has a range of wired solutions, such as Thunderbolt technology and client Ethernet solutions. Its sixth generation Intel Core processor family is used for notebooks and desktops. These processors use approximately 14-nanometer (nm) transistors and its Tri-Gate transistor technology. In mobile communications, the Company expanded its product portfolio with the release of its Intel Atom x5 and x7 processors, formerly code named Cherry Trail, and designed for mainstream and premium tablet platforms. These processors may be paired with its second-generation 4G LTE solution, featuring CAT6 and carrier aggregation. It also released its Intel Atom x3 processor, formerly coded named SoFIA 3G, its integrated baseband and SoC application processor designed for entry and value phone and tablet platforms.
Data Center Group
The Company's DCG segment includes server, network and storage platforms designed for the enterprise, cloud, communications infrastructure and technical computing segments. The Company's Intel Xeon processor D family, its Intel Xeon processor-based SoC product family, extends its portfolio for network, storage and high-density servers. Its Intel Xeon processor E7 v3 family targets at platforms requiring approximately four or more CPUs. It also released the Intel Xeon processor E3 v5 family on its 14nm process technology, targeted for entry-level servers and workstations. Knights Landing is designed for parallel compute- and memory bandwidth-intensive workloads. Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors are positioned to raise the performance of supercomputers, enabling trillions of calculations per second, and to address data analytics solutions.
Internet of Things Group
The Company's IOTG segment includes platforms designed for Internet of Things market segments, including retail, transportation, industrial, and buildings and home use, along with a range of other market segments. In addition, IOTG focuses on establishing an end-to-end architecture that captures actionable information for consumers. The Company's Intel Quark processors include the Intel Quark SE SoC, and the Intel Quark microcontrollers D1000 and D2000.
Software and Services
The Company's SSG segment includes Intel Security Group, and Software and Services group. SSG segment includes software products designed to deliver solutions that secure computers, mobile devices, networks, and software products and services. The Company enables platforms that can be used across multiple operating systems, applications and services across all of its products. It optimizes features by enabling the software ecosystem to take advantage of new platform features and capabilities. It protects consumers, small businesses and enterprises from malware and online threat.
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