Exar's CEO Will Participate in Executive Session at DesignCon 2010

Jan 20, 2010, 19:00 ET from Exar Corporation

FREMONT, Calif., Jan. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Exar Corporation's (Nasdaq: EXAR) President and Chief Executive Officer, Pete Rodriguez will join other industry leaders at DesignCon 2010 for the Business Forum session on "Outsourcing the Electronics Design Chain for Efficiency & Profitability."  Panelists will highlight how by outsourcing design chain functions that do not add to their company's value proposition they have increased their efficiency and profitability.  Chaired by eSilicon CEO Jack Harding, the panel will also include executives from Synopsys Inc., TSMC North America, and Signetics Corporation. For more information on the panel, please go to http://www.designcon.com/2010/attendees/bf_t1/index.asp.

Who: Pete Rodriguez - President and Chief Executive Officer – Exar Corporation

What: Business Forum – "Outsourcing the Electronics Design Chain for Efficiency & Profitability"

Where: DesignCon 2010, Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA.

When: Tuesday, February 2, 2010 - 9:00 a.m.10:00 a.m. PST

About DesignCon

DesignCon® is the definitive event for electronic design experts spanning chip, package, board, and system domains, addressing common issues in signal integrity, power management, interconnection, and design verification.

For more than a decade, DesignCon has delivered quality conference programming complemented by an innovative technology exhibition representing all sectors of the electronic-design and semiconductor industries. DesignCon 2010 is no exception and promises to be the very best yet with the inclusion of the all-new PCB Summit as well as the IP Summit.

About Exar

Exar Corporation delivers highly differentiated silicon, software and subsystem solutions for industrial, datacom and storage applications.  For nearly 40 years, Exar's comprehensive knowledge of end-user markets along with the underlying analog, mixed signal and digital technology has enabled innovative solutions that meet the needs of the evolving connected world.   Exar's product portfolio includes power management and interface components, communications products, storage optimization solutions, network security and applied service processors.  Exar has locations worldwide providing real-time customer support to drive rapid product development.  For more information about Exar, visit: http://www.exar.com.

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