Atheros to Present at Merrill Lynch Tech Conference May 7

Apr 29, 2008 (08:04 AM EDT)

SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Atheros Communications, Inc. , a leading developer of advanced wireless and wired network communications solutions, today announced that Jack Lazar, vice president and chief financial officer, will present at the Merrill Lynch Technology 2008 Conference on Wednesday, May 7, at the Westin Times Square hotel in New York.

The presentation is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Eastern time and will be webcast live via the investor relations section of the Atheros website at .

About Atheros Communications, Inc.

Atheros Communications is a leading developer of semiconductor system solutions for wireless and wired communications products. Atheros combines its wireless systems expertise with high-performance radio frequency (RF), mixed signal and digital semiconductor design skills to provide highly integrated chipsets that are manufacturable on low-cost, standard complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) processes. Atheros technology is being used by a broad base of leading customers, including personal computer, networking equipment and consumer device manufacturers. For more information, visit or send email to .

CONTACT: Jack Lazar, Chief Financial Officer of Atheros Communications,Inc., +1-408-773-5200; or Deborah Stapleton of Stapleton CommunicationsInc., +1-650-470-0200, for Atheros Communications, Inc.

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