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Linux firm MontaVista seeks new CEO

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Jim Ready, the founder of embedded Linux specialist MontaVista Software, will step down as chief executive to become the company's top technologist.

Ready made the move for personal reasons, Peder Ulander, vice president of marketing, said Friday. He'll remain CEO until the company's board finds a replacement, Ulander said, at which point Ready will become chief technology officer.

It's not the only significant change at Sunnyvale, Calif., MontaVista.

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