Intel's mission is to enhance lives by accelerating access to advanced technology for everyone, everywhere. The company's focus is not simply on what products it delivers it's on what Intel makes possible for people around the world. For nearly 40 years, Intel Corporation has developed technology enabling the computer and Internet revolution that has changed the world. Founded in 1968 to build semiconductor memory products, Intel introduced the world's first microprocessor in 1971. Today, Intel develops advanced integrated digital technology, primarily integrated circuits, for such industries as computing and communications. Intel's goal is to be the preeminent computing solutions company that powers the worldwide digital economy.