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The Making of Silicon Valley:
A One Hundred Year Renaissance

A colorful 100 year history of Silicon Valley. Chronicles the stages of development from the establishment of Stanford University to the present technological powerhouse. Over 70 technology company histories run chronologically throughout. Used as a primary reference text by most of the international news organizations, as a high school and college textbook and as a coffee table book.

Companies profiled in this book include:
United Defense; Hewlett-Packard; IBM Corporation;  SRI International;  Varian Associates;  Unisys Corporation;  National Semiconductor; Loral Corporation;  Wiltron Company; Rudolph and Sletten;  Sobrato Development, Ricoh Corporation, Philips Semiconductors; Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati; Siliconix, Inc.; Coherent, Inc.; Intel Corporation; Applied Materials; ALZA Corporation; Boole & Babbage; Tandem Computers; Advanced Micro Devices; Siemens, Rolm Communications; Etec Systems, Inc.; Northern Telecom; Gray, Cary, Ware & Freidenrich; Knight-Ridder Information; Oracle Corporation; Apple Computer; Quantum Corporation; Collagen-Laserscope-Resound; KLA Instruments; Heuristics Search; Silicon Valley Group; Trimble; Microtek Labs Inc.; Adobe Systems; Sun Microsystems; Cirrus Logic, Inc.; Pyramid Technology; Xilinx, Inc.; Silicon Graphics, Inc.; Symantec; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Linear Technology; MIPS Technologies; Cypress Semiconductor; Storage Dimensions; San Francisco Production Group; GTE Mobilnet; Komag; Autodesk, Inc.; Acuson Corporation; Radius, Inc.; Conner Peripherals; Network General; Frame Technology; Bay Networks; Lucas NovaSensor; ASCI; Target Therapeutics; CKS Group; S3 Incorporated; Madge Networks; Bergeson, Eliopoulos, Grady & Gray; Asante Technologies; SunRize Industries; Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley. 

Authors: John McLaughlin & Ward Winslow
Publication Date: 1996
Page Count: 141 pages
ISBN: 0-9649217-0-7
Format: Hardcover

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