Computer Industry Luminary Rich Page Joins Rambus as Fellow
Page will apply advanced computing knowledge to develop next-generation solutions
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rambus Inc. (Nasdaq:RMBS), one of the world's premier technology licensing companies, today announced that Rich Page has joined Rambus Labs as a Fellow. Mr. Page is a renowned expert in the computer industry with numerous hardware and software contributions that have helped shape the evolution of the personal computer.
At Rambus, we are continually looking at opportunities where our development efforts can have an impact on the industry, said Dr. Gary Bronner, vice president of Rambus Labs. Richs abundant and distinguished accomplishments make him a great addition to our inventive culture and we look forward to his contributions to our efforts in systems and displays as well as new development areas.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Page has been a key driver within the computer industry. His honors include being named as one of the first five Fellows at Apple Computer. During his tenure at Apple, he was one of the leading engineers behind both the hardware and software decisions of early MacIntosh systems. After Apple, Mr. Page was a co-founder of NeXT Computers, where he led the development of the Next Cube, NeXTstation, and Turbo NeXTstation products. After NeXT, he was president of Sierra Research and Technology, where he led state-of-the-art designs for the networking space, shipping 622-Mbps ATM, 10/100-Mbps Ethernet, and Gigabit Ethernet designs. Following Sierra Research, Mr. Page founded Next Sierra where he led development of driver electronics for OLED displays. Cambridge Display Technology (OLED) acquired Next Sierra and Mr. Page continued his development work there through 2008. Since that time, Mr. Page has served as an independent consultant to a number of high-tech organizations.
Mr. Page holds a Masters degree in Computer Science and a Bachelors degree in Physics and Mathematics from San Jose State University.
About Rambus Inc.
Founded in 1990, Rambus is one of the worlds premier technology licensing companies. As a company of inventors, Rambus focuses on the development of technologies that enrich the end-user experience of electronic systems. Its breakthrough innovations and solutions help industry-leading companies bring superior products to market. Rambus licenses both its world-class patent portfolio, as well as its family of leadership and industry-standard solutions. Rambus has offices in California, North Carolina, Ohio, India, Germany, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan. Additional information is available at www.rambus.com.
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Source: Rambus Inc.Copyright Business Wire 2012