MIPS to Launch Next-Gen Technology at Microprocessor Forum

At next week’s Microprocessor Forum, MIPS Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MIPS) will unveil its next-generation processor family for the 32-bit embedded market. The advanced technology is uniquely designed to address the ever-increasing performance demands required for today’s consumer electronics applications-including HD DVD, Blu-ray(TM) Disc, IPTV and 802.11n. These high-growth segments coincide with MIPS’ core market focus throughout the digital living room and connected home-where the company currently holds a leadership position.

The MIPS Technologies’ presentation is scheduled for Wednesday, May 23 at 2:50 p.m. at The Doubletree Hotel in San Jose, Gateway Ballroom. The presentation will feature Vidya Rajagopalan, director of engineering at MIPS, who will discuss details of the innovative microarchitecture and pipeline optimized for industry-leading performance, area-efficiency and low power consumption.

The Microprocessor Forum will be held at the Doubletree Hotel, San Jose May 21-23.

About MIPS Technologies
MIPS Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of industry-standard processor architectures and cores for digital consumer, networking, personal entertainment, communications and business applications. The company drives the broadest architectural alliance that delivers 32- and 64-bit embedded RISC solutions to the embedded market, and in combination with its licensees, offers the widest range of robust, scalable processors in standard, custom, semi-custom and application-specific products worldwide. MIPS Technologies currently owns more than 400 patent properties (patents and applications) worldwide and licenses its intellectual property to today’s leading semiconductor companies, ASIC developers and system OEMs.

Today, MIPS-Based(TM) designs are integrated in millions of products around the world, including broadband devices from Linksys, digital cameras from Canon, DTVs and entertainment systems from Sony, DVD Recordable devices from Pioneer, digital set-top boxes from Motorola, network routers from Cisco and laser printers from Hewlett-Packard. Founded in 1998, MIPS Technologies is based in Mountain View, California, with offices worldwide. For more information, please contact (650) 567-5000.

MIPS and MIPS-Based are trademarks or registered trademarks of MIPS Technologies, Inc. in the United States and other countries.