Micron Electronics

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Micron Technology - History - 1978–1999
... Micron was founded in Boise, Idaho, in 1978 by Ward Parkinson, Joe Parkinson, Dennis Wilson, and Doug Pitman as a semiconductor design consulting company. 50,000 square feet (4,600 m2) of space was completed and Micron started producing 64K DRAM chips ... By focusing on being a low-cost producer, Micron survived numerous collapses in the DRAM market which caused many competitors to leave the industry ...

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