Xilinx Aerospace and Defense Receives STACK Certification

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the world’s leading programmable logic solutions provider, announced it has received STACK International certification, effective January 2007, following an extensive audit. The successful completion of the STACK certification audit demonstrates the company’s 15-year uninterrupted commitment to the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) industry and extends its existing quality portfolio including ISO 9001 certified for quality management systems and QML Certifications for compliance with the Department of Defense MIL-PRF-38535 performance specification. Xilinx also provides the world’s leading Neutron Single Effects testing and characterization capability with its Rosetta program.

The Xilinx A&D division joins the distinguished list of STACK International members consisting of a worldwide group of major electronic equipment manufacturers serving the high-reliability and communications markets.

“With a comprehensive suite of quality processes and certifications, extended product lifecycles, and a vast array of high reliability FPGAs and supporting software, Xilinx is a trusted partner to the Aerospace and Defense community,” said Eric Sivertson, general manager of Aerospace and Defense at Xilinx.

“The completion of the STACK certification demonstrates Xilinx continued commitment to the A&D industry,” said Zia Fatherazi, managing director, STACK International. “The completion of our stringent high-level quality systems audit and compliance with the STACK specification S/0001 gives users quality and reliability confidence with available Xilinx solutions.”

About STACK International
STACK International is a group of multinational, independent electronic equipment manufacturers who share experience, “know how” and workload and co-operate in pre-competitive areas with each other and their suppliers to reduce individual members’ cost and risk of component ownership. For additional information about STACK International contact STACK International, Tyttenhanger House, Courser Road, Colney Heath, Herts AL4 0PG, United Kingdom. Telephone: +44 (0) 1727 829100.

About Xilinx
Xilinx is the worldwide leader in complete programmable logic solutions.