Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation and technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California. It is one of the world’s largest and highest-valued semiconductor chip makers based on revenue. Intel is known for producing microprocessors and other electronic components, and its products are used in a wide range of computer systems and other electronic devices. The company was founded in 1968 by Gordon Moore and Robert Noyce, and it has played a key role in developing the personal computer industry. Today, Intel is a leading provider of microprocessors for personal computers, servers, and other devices, and it also produces a range of other technology products and services.