C.J. Holthaus is technical director for VIA Technologies' x86 processor design team in Austin, Texas: Centaur Technology. He manages post-silicon verification and worldwide infrastructure for the company. He is responsible for compatibility testing, BIOS and motherboard infrastructure, and performance analysis. Prior to joining Centaur, C.J. was a verification engineer for Dell Computer Corp.
C.J. received a BS engineering degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.