Intel Corporation held an analyst meeting yesterday in
“We are still involved with processors, we always have been and we always will be, but beyond the processor we are doing quite a lot of work,” said Intel’s President Paul Otellini, quoted by CBS MarketWatch.
As reported yesterday, Centrino appears to be a big deal not only for Intel Corporation of
Otellini also said Intel remains on track to reduce its average chip costs by 25% in 2003, in line with an earlier projection. In mid-2003, Intel backed away from this projection, but Otellini said higher volumes now make this a realistic goal.
Even though the majority of high-technology companies indicated the upturn of the industry in the second half of 2003, Intel remains modestly conservative on the matter in short-term (particularly about 2004).
“We are seeing some sprinkling signs of that,” said Intel’s CEO Craig Barrett, quoted by ZDNet. “But I do not expect to see a major upgrade cycle,” he added.
Intel’s job number one for the year 2004 is the ramp of the next-generation Pentium 4 with SSE3 technology processor code-named
Paul Otellini indicated the company’s intention to speed up the Pentium 4 with SSE3 “
Intel promised to continue aggressively penetrating the emerging markets, such as