Founder and President, Embedded Microprocessor Benchmark Consortium (EEMBC)
Markus Levy is president of EEMBC, which he founded in April 1997. As president, he manages the business, marketing, press relations, member logistics, and supervision of technical development. Mr. Levy is also president of the Multicore Association, which he co-founded in 2005. He was previously a senior analyst at Microprocessor Report, and an editor at EDN magazine, focusing in both roles on processors for the embedded industry.
Mr. Levy began his career in the semiconductor industry at Intel Corp., where he served as both a senior applications engineer and customer training specialist for Intel's microprocessor and flash-memory products. He is the co-author of Designing with Flash Memory, the one and only technical book on this subject, and received several patents while at Intel for his ideas related to flash-memory architecture and usage as a disk-drive alternative.