MontaVista Appoints David Warner as Chief Financial Officer

MontaVista Software Inc., a developer of open source software solutions for the embedded software market, has appointed David Warner as its chief financial officer. Warner brings expertise in e-commerce and international finance to MontaVista, which is expanding with infusion of venture capital and corporate investment. He will be responsible for directing MontaVista's financial operations and implementing the company's multitier channel strategy. MontaVista's principal offering is the Linux operating system tailored for embedded software applications, including Hard HatTM Linux, a standard off-the-shelf binary distribution of Linux for PowerPC and x86 architectures. The company also provides Linux support, porting and customization services to customers worldwide. MontaVista headquarters are in Sunnyvale, Calif.