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Micron Technology 

“Market Cap $25.93 B As of May 2014

At a Glance

  • Industry: Semiconductors
  • Founded: 1989
  • Country: United States
  • CEO: D Mark Durcan
  • Website: www.numonyx.com
  • Employees: 30,900
  • Sales: $11.28 B
  • Headquarters: Boise, Idaho

Forbes Lists

#488 Global 2000

  • #852 in Sales
  • #363 in Profit
  • #1052 in Assets
  • #427 in Market value
Profile

Micron Technology, Inc. provides semiconductor solutions. It manufactures and distributes semiconductor solutions such as Dynamic Random Access Memory, NAND flash memory; CMOS image sensors, other semiconductor components and memory modules. The company operates through four segments: NAND Solutions Group, DRAM Solutions Group, Wireless Solutions Group and Embedded Solutions Group. The NAND SolutionsGroup includes high volume NAND flash products sold into data storage, personal music players and portions of computing markets, as well as NAND flash products sold to Intel Corp. through the company’s consolidated IM Flash joint ventures. The DRAM Solutions Group includes high volume Dynamic Random Access Memory products sold to the personal computer, consumer electronics, networking and server markets. The Wireless Solutions Group includes DRAM, NAND flash and NOR flash products, including multi-chip packages, sold to the mobile device market. The Embedded Solutions Group includes DRAM, NAND flash and NOR flash products sold into automotive and industrial applications, as well as NOR and NAND flash sold to consumer electronics, networking, personal computer and server markets. Micron Technology was founded in October 1978 and is headquartered in Boise, ID.

“Micron Technology Company

For more than 30 years, Micron’s teams of dreamers, visionaries, and scientists have redefined innovation—designing and building some of the world’s most advanced memory and semiconductor technologies. We develop the technologies that transform what’s possible.

In fact, you likely use our memory every day—in products from computing, networking, and server applications, to mobile, embedded, consumer, automotive, and industrial designs. As one of the most prolific patent holders in the world we continually rethink, recast, and advance new ideas to bring innovation to broader markets and find ways our technology can inspire new applications or make fundamental improvements to existing designs. Our roots are in memory, the core strength of our business. As we look toward the future, we’ll continue to build on our past achievements by leveraging the synergies between our core memory business and diversified products and technologies that help drive innovation and growth in new markets.”

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