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Xilinx at MILCOM 2007

What: Xilinx Demonstrates Low Power Solutions for Radio Modem and Cryptography at MILCOM 2007

Where: The Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center Kissimmee, Fla. Booth #522

When: October 29 - 31, 2007

PRNewswire
SAN JOSE, Calif.
Oct 24, 2007

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX), the world's leading provider of programmable logic solutions, today announced that it will showcase its solutions for Software Defined Radio (SDR) and single chip cryptography based on Xilinx® Virtex™ FPGAs at MILCOM 2007, to be held at The Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center on October 29 - 31. Xilinx high-performance programmable solutions enable developers to meet demanding SWAP-C goals for next-generation secure systems.

  (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020822/XLNXLOGO)

  Xilinx MILCOM participation includes the following:

   Booth Demonstrations
   Small Form Factor Software Defined Radio Development Platform
   Demonstration of Xilinx small form factor SDR development platform
   acting as a GSM picocell enabling voice and data communications between
   standard GSM cell phones.  The development platform combines powerful
   power optimization tool with reduced board size (6 x 5 inches).  The
   development platform enables reduction of size, weight, and power for
   mobile, handheld, and small form factor SDRs used in military, public
   safety and commercial radio applications.  The power optimization tool
   allows waveform developers to optimize total system power via iterative
   power measurements and re-partitioning of algorithms across TI's digital
   signal processor and Xilinx FPGAs.

   Xilinx-Enabled Small Form Factor Product Showcase
   Assortment of handheld communication products enabled by Xilinx low-power
   programmable technology including Joint Tactical Radio Systems (JTRS)
   handheld, manpack small form fit (HMS) radios, and battery-powered
   consumer devices.

   Technical Session
   Tuesday, October 30, 2007 -- "Reconfigurable Technology for MIMO-OFDM
   Systems"
   Dr. Raghu Mysore Rao and Dr. Chris Dick, Xilinx
   High data rate applications are driving the need for high throughput and
   spectrally efficient broadband communication systems.  Efficient
   modulation schemes and multiple antenna techniques are being explored for
   such applications as MIMO-OFDM.  OFDM modulation has been adopted by
   almost all major broadband wireless standards including 802.11a/g,
   DVB-T/DVB-H, 802.16, UWB, etc.  MIMO-OFDM is also finding its way into
   some newer standards such as 802.11n and 802.16e.  The key aspects of all
   these standards are reliability and high throughput.  Mobility is also a
   key factor in some of these standards.


  About Xilinx Aerospace and Defense

Xilinx is the worldwide leader in complete programmable logic solutions providing uninterrupted support to the Aerospace and Defense (A&D) community since 1989. Comprehensive solutions include commercial grade to radiation tolerant field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs), A&D focused intellectual property (IP) for applications from image processing to waveform generation, and advanced technology such as partial reconfiguration and single chip crypto. Xilinx offers long product lifecycles, high reliability devices, unique manufacturing flows, specialized design services, and advanced security solutions for high assurance applications to support the long term program needs of the A&D industry. For more information, visit http://www.xilinx.com/esp/mil_aero/index.htm.

About Xilinx

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

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  Silvia Gianelli
  Xilinx, Inc. Public Relations
  (408) 626-4328
  silvia.gianelli@xilinx.com

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