—New design center highlights commitment to expand engineering resources focused on silicon design in the EU —
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Oct. 1, 2021 — AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announced the opening of a new Design Center in Romania. Located in Iasi, the new AMD design center will employ a diverse team of engineers focused on furthering both hardware and software innovations at the heart of the company’s leading high-performance computing solutions.
“We are thrilled to expand our presence in Europe with the opening of a new design center in Iasi,” said Steven Hesley, corporate vice president Silicon Design Engineering at AMD. “Our team in Romania will focus on key design developments for future CPU core architectures and AMD Infinity Fabric™ technology that will help accelerate next-generation computing experiences.”
The creation of a new AMD Design Center in Europe, with plans for future expansion, highlights the company’s growing engineering presence and commitment to develop engineering talent in the region. “AMD is committed to providing customers high-performance products with advanced security features that help solve some of the world’s toughest challenges,” said Mario Silveira, corporate vice president of sales EMEA at AMD. “I am excited to see Europe contributing to our company’s vision of delivering sustainable and industry-leading products through a team of talented engineers in Romania.”
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