San Jose, Calif. – Xilinx, Inc. today announced that it has received the 2013 Supply Chain Security Champion Award from Cisco.
This prestigious award recognizes Xilinx for embracing Cisco’s goal of becoming its customers’ #No. 1 trusted IT partner, and demonstrating innovation to address tainted and counterfeit goods, and to protect intellectual property. The distinction was awarded during Cisco’s 22nd Annual Supplier Appreciation Event, held September 17 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
“Our Supplier Appreciation Awards give us an opportunity to highlight excellent performances by the very best of our extended supply chain,” said Gary Cooper, vice president, Global Supplier Management, Cisco. “Our strong relationships and close collaboration with our suppliers and partner ecosystem continue to drive excellence in innovation, productivity and efficiency.”
Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco’s success in fiscal year 2013. At the event, Cisco celebrated the shared successes of its global value chain with strategic suppliers and manufacturing partners and reaffirmed its commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further accelerate innovation.
Xilinx is the world’s leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs and 3D ICs. These industry-leading devices are coupled with a next-generation design environment and IP to serve a broad range of customer needs, from programmable logic to programmable systems integration. For more information, visit www.xilinx.com.