NEW YORK, Oct. 29, 2010 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Veteran business journalist Jill Bennett joins Sandeep Vij, CEO, MIPS Technologies, Inc. (MIPS) to discuss the company's industry, strategy, financials and positioning.
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Sandeep Vij was appointed president and CEO of MIPS Technologies in January 2010. Mr. Vij has more than 20 years of senior-level management and marketing experience in the semiconductor industry. Prior to joining MIPS, he was Vice President and General Manager of the Broadband and Consumer Division of Cavium Networks, a leading provider of highly-integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing in networking, communications, and connected home applications. Mr. Vij was previously on the executive staff of Xilinx Inc. for 12 years. Prior to Xilinx, Mr. Vij spent five years in senior roles at Altera Corporation. Mr. Vij is a graduate of General Electric's Edison Engineering Program and Advanced Courses in Engineering. He sits on the Board of Directors of Coherent Inc. He holds an MSEE from Stanford University and a BSEE from San Jose State University.
About MIPS Technologies, Inc. (MIPS):
MIPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:MIPS) is a leading provider of industry-standard processor architectures and cores that power some of the world's most popular products for the home entertainment, communications, networking and portable multimedia markets. These include broadband devices from Linksys, DTVs and digital consumer devices from Sony, DVD recordable devices from Pioneer, digital set-top boxes from Motorola, network routers from Cisco, 32-bit microcontrollers from Microchip Technology and laser printers from Hewlett-Packard. Founded in 1998, MIPS Technologies is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with offices worldwide. For more information, contact (408) 530-5000 or visit .
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