SANTA CLARA, Calif., Oct. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) — a worldwide leader in providing complete silicon solutions from storage to Internet of Things (IoT), cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment, in-home content delivery and Kinoma® software enabling the "Smart Life and Smart Lifestyle"— today announced that the Company has been named an "Outstanding Large Company of the Year" by the IEEE's Region 6 Director. This award, handed out annually, honored Marvell as a top company in 2015 located within IEEE's Region 6, the Western United States, recognizing the Company's contributions and commitment to support technologies that have advanced the engineering community and made a difference to the world at large. The awards were presented at an evening event at the IEEE Global Humanitarian Technology Conference (GHTC) 2015 in Seattle on October 10th.
"We are honored that IEEE, the world's largest professional association dedicated to fostering technological excellence, has recognized Marvell's groundbreaking technologies and commitment to engineering innovations to advance the 'Smart Life, Smart Lifestyle.' It is our passion and mission to innovate, invent and create new technologies to better the lives of people all around the world," said Weili Dai, President and Co-Founder of Marvell. "I would like to thank our Marvell team worldwide for their tireless dedication and diligent focus on continuously bringing revolutionary technologies to fruition. I am also grateful to all our customers and partners for the strong support and trust that they have given us throughout the years as we join forces to bring cutting-edge technologies to market."
From its roots as a Silicon Valley start-up founded in 1995 to now one of the world's leading fabless semiconductor companies, Marvell has continually raised the technology bar, and its innovative system-on-chip (SoC) and software platforms have been adopted by tier one service providers and top OEMs around the globe. Building on the Company's rich history of leadership and contribution in advancing semiconductor technology, Marvell has set its sights on the future of integrated circuit (IC) design. Marvell's recent MOdular CHIp (MoChi™) interconnect and Final-Level Cache (FLC) memory innovation provides the foundation for a significant paradigm shift that is designed to revolutionize IC design by lowering the cost and complexity of next-generation chips and systems.
"Marvell truly embodies IEEE's mission of fostering technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity. Marvell has proven itself as a global leader in the semiconductor industry with its contributions and commitment to advancing IC design and bringing to market technologies that have changed the world," said Thomas Coughlin, Director, IEEE Region 6. "In addition, Marvell has distinguished itself in its support of the engineering profession. It is my honor to present the 'Outstanding Large Company of the Year for Contributions to Engineering and Engineering Professionalism' award to Marvell for its exceptional dedication and energy to the global engineering community."
Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL) is a global leader in providing complete silicon solutions and Kinoma software enabling the "Smart Life and Smart Lifestyle." From storage to Internet of Things (IoT), cloud infrastructure, digital entertainment and in-home content delivery, Marvell's diverse product portfolio aligns complete platform designs with industry-leading performance, security, reliability and efficiency. At the core of the world's most powerful consumer, network and enterprise systems, Marvell empowers partners and their customers to always stand at the forefront of innovation, performance and mass appeal. By providing people around the world with mobility and ease of access to services adding value to their social, private and work lives, Marvell is committed to enhancing the human experience.
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