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    • Creating the Revolution

    • Stanford and Silicon Valley
    • By: John Hennessy (Dean, Stanford School of Engineering)
    • Narrated by: John Hennessy
    • Length: 46 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It is a well-documented fact that Silicon Valley sprang from the Stanford School of Engineering. Former Dean Fred Terman's vision of local employment for his graduates led to the founding of Hewlett-Packard, Sun Microsystems, and Cisco Systems. Dean John Hennessy, co-founder of MIPS Computer Systems and Chief Architect at Silicon Graphics, describes the continued success of this academia-industry partnership.

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