Andras Vajda (Ericsson)

Andras Vajda held various positions within Ericsson Research and the Networks business unit. Within Ericsson Research he was one of the initiators of Ericsson's cloud and many-core programming research efforts, driving the strategy and architecture work; he was also responsible for co-ordinating Ericsson's software research activities and the interaction with external parties in the area of many-core programming. Vajda also represents Ericsson in the steering groups of several international and national initiatives, such as the European Network of Excellence for High-Performance Embedded Architecture and Compilers (HIPEAC, He is the author of the book "Programming Many-core Chips", published by Springer in 2011.