Intel will reclaim its chipmaking lead, incoming CEO Gelsinger predicts

Intel headquarters in Santa Clara, California Stephen Shankland/CNET Intel will reclaim its chipmaking crown, incoming Chief Executive Pat Gelsinger said Thursday, a strong statement given years of manufacturing difficulties. After reviewing improvements to Intel’s next-generation manufacturing processes and new chipmaking developments, he expects Intel will once again secure “unquestioned leadership in process technology.” “I was […]

An engineer will run Intel again as Pat Gelsinger returns as CEO

James Martin/CNET The engineers are back in charge at Intel. After just two years in the role, Intel’s chief executive and former chief financial officer Bob Swan will step down effective Feb. 15, the company said in a press release on Wednesday. Pat Gelsinger,...

Intel CEO Bob Swan will step down next month

James Martin/CNET After just two years in the role, Intel CEO Bob Swan will step down effective Feb. 15, the company said in a press release on Wednesday. Pat Gelsinger, the CEO of software company VMware, has been appointed the new CEO of Intel. “The board is...