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October 04, 2010 13:00 ET

Emerson Network Power's Stephen Dow Receives Prestigious AdvancedTCA Summit 2010 Industry Leadership Award

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - October 4, 2010) - Stephen Dow, President of the Embedded Computing business of Emerson Network Power, will receive the prestigious AdvancedTCA Summit 2010 Industry Leadership Award. The award will recognize Dow's key role in establishing Emerson Network Power as a major industry force in both AdvancedTCA and MicroTCA.

"AdvancedTCA Summit is extremely pleased to recognize Stephen Dow's outstanding leadership in putting Emerson Network Power at the forefront of technology, standards development, marketing, and promotion for AdvancedTCA and MicroTCA," said Ernie Bergstrom, President of Crystal Cube Consulting and Chairperson of the AdvancedTCA Summit. "Under Dow's leadership, Emerson Network Power has contributed greatly toward the work of groups such as PICMG, CP-TA, Service Availability Forum, and OpenSAF Foundation. Emerson has also led in such diverse areas as module development, interoperability, platform integration, power and cooling, and fabrics. Furthermore, Emerson has been a major sponsor of webcasts, seminars, road shows, conferences, and other events."

The award will be presented to Dow at the AdvancedTCA Summit 2010 during the All-Industry Reception on Wednesday, November 10 at 6:00 pm at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The presenter will be Joe Pavlat, President of PICMG, as well as the 2008 award recipient.

About the AdvancedTCA Summit
The AdvancedTCA Summit is the only conference dedicated entirely to this emerging standard platform for telecommunications. It features tutorials, workshops, roundtables, paper and panel sessions, keynotes, and exhibits. Subjects include hardware, software, infrastructure, design and development methods, applications, standards, interfaces, and market research. It also covers related standards such as AdvancedMC and MicroTCA. It is produced in cooperation with such organizations as PICMG (PCI Industrial Computer Manufacturers' Group), CP-TA (Communications Platforms Trade Association), SCOPE (network equipment providers), SA (Service Availability) Forum, OpenSAF, and the RapidIO Trade Association. For more information, visit

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Contact Information

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    Ernie Berngstrom
    AdvancedTCA Summit Chairperson
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    Zee Zaballos
    ZNA Communications
    (831) 425-1581, ext. 201
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