Xilinx and NSA Deliver New Design Flow and Verification Process for High Assurance Industry

High Performance Virtex-4 FPGAs Enable Single Chip Cryptographic Solution

VIENNA, Va., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- At the Software Radio Summit Technical Conference, Xilinx Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the world's leading supplier of programmable solutions, today announced the results of a joint technology development project with The National Security Agency (NSA) consistent with the Department of Defense's (DoD) Crypto Modernization initiatives. Enabled by Xilinx Virtex(TM)-4 FPGAs, the new design flow and verification process provides the industry's first FPGA-based single chip cryptographic solution. Xilinx will be demonstrating the design and verification flow at the Software Radio Summit Technical Conference today in the Sheraton Premiere Hotel at Tyson's Corner.

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The jointly developed solution is based on NSA requirements for high-grade cryptographic processing and required an exhaustive analysis to evaluate the security of the Virtex-4 family of FPGAs, and their ability to allow independent functions on a single chip.

"This new technology allows the information assurance industry to maximize the advantages of programmable logic to obtain a true COTS solution to what has historically been a custom process," said Eric Sivertson, general manager for Aerospace and Defense at Xilinx.

About Xilinx Virtex-4 Platform FPGAs

With more than 100 technical innovations, the Virtex-4 family of domain optimized FPGAs consists of 17 devices and three domain-optimized platforms: Virtex-4 LX FPGAs for logic-intensive designs, Virtex-4 SX FPGAs for high- performance signal processing, and Virtex-4 FX FPGAs for high-speed serial connectivity and embedded processing. Devices are shipping now. For more information on the Virtex-4 product family, visit http://www.xilinx.com/virtex4.

About Xilinx

Xilinx is the worldwide leader in complete programmable logic solutions. For more information, visit http://www.xilinx.com.

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