Intel Corporation is the largest semiconductor manufacturer in the world, with major facilities in the United States, Europe, and Asia. Intel has changed the world dramatically since it was founded in 1968; the company invented the microprocessor, the 'computer on a chip' that made possible the first handheld calculators and personal computers (PCs).

Intel produces many different flavors of multicore processors: the Pentium D is used in desktops, Core 2 Duo is used in both laptop and desktop environments, and the Xeon processor is used in servers. The latest Intel Xeon processor-based servers are providing powerful, scalable, and reliable solutions that let you tackle today's toughest IT challenges.