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    Default AMD to acquire Seamicro

    SUNNYVALE, CA, Feb 29, 2012 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
    AMD today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SeaMicro, a pioneer in energy-efficient, high-bandwidth microservers, for approximately $334 million, of which approximately $281 million will be paid in cash. Through the acquisition of SeaMicro, AMD will be accelerating its strategy to deliver disruptive server technology to its OEM customers serving Cloud-centric data centers. With SeaMicro's fabric technology and system-level design capabilities, AMD will be uniquely positioned to offer industry-leading server building blocks tuned for the fastest-growing workloads such as dynamic web content, social networking, search and video.
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    Default Re: AMD to acquire Seamicro

    AMD seems to be making some very smart business choices these days. I just hope they don't abandon the highend desktop market to Intel. I really like AMD as a company and want to continue supporting them, but they need to produce something awesome with Piledriver.
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    Default Re: AMD to acquire Seamicro

    I think it is a great news.
    I love AMD and i want to see the company reach higher results.
    I have 10 years of experience in those industries:
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    Default Re: AMD to acquire Seamicro

    I doubt they would ever give up producing high-end chips, there's to much money to be made.

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