Altera invented the first reprogrammable logic device in 1984 and has been providing custom solutions since. They address concerns ranging from power consumption to performance to cost, serving industries including automotive, broadcast, computer and storage, consumer, industrial, medical, military, wireless, and test and measurement. Their portfolio also includes software development tools, versatile embedded processors, optimized intellectual property (IP) cores, reference designs examples, and a variety of development kits.
John P. Daane, CEO
Company Headquarters: San Jose, California
2012 Sales: $1.8 billion
Locations: 19 countries
Company website: www.altera.com