Items tagged with John Gustafson

You have to hand it to Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) for continuing to fight, no matter how stacked the odds sometimes seem. It's been a rough couple of years in terms of losing top level talent, but lest anyone count the Sunnyvale chip designer down and out, AMD today announced the hiring of John Gustafson as senior fellow and chief product architect of the company's Graphics Business Unit. If that name sounds at all familiar, it's because Gustafson has been working with rival Intel for the past four years, most recently serving as a senior architect heading the chip maker's eXtreme Technologies... Read more...