Global training solutions for engineers creating the world's electronics

August 2004|Press release

Doulos to cover the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland for Xilinx training programs.

Today announced the appointment of Doulos Ltd, as Authorised Training Provider (ATP) in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Doulos are authorised to train Xilinx customers and partners on the complete range of Xilinx training programs.

This accreditation is the result of an intensive training and investment programme by both Doulos and Xilinx. The agreement demonstrates the commitment of both companies to provide the FPGA marketplace with the highest standards of excellence in the education and training of design engineers. Xilinx are maintaining this programme of appointing training providers of the highest calibre throughout Europe.

"This agreement signifies our intention to remain the supplier of choice in the FPGA market through the medium of training,"said Ken Bardell, European customer training manager at Xilinx. "We are committed to continually delivering best-in-class education and services to our customer base."
"Doulos is very pleased to be recognised by Xilinx as a provider of high quality training solutions," said Rob Hurley, managing director of Doulos Ltd. "This partnership will offer our customers the highest levels of training to meet their increasingly complex design goals."

About Xilinx

Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ:XLNX) is the world-wide leader of programmable logic solutions. Additional information about Xilinx is available at

About Doulos

Doulos is the leader for independent know-how in the languages and methodologies used in FPGA, SoC and ASIC design. A fully independent company since 1991, its reputation for both development and delivery of the highest quality training solutions has extended beyond Europe. With a client base covering 14 countries and including the leading semiconductor and electronic systems design companies, Doulos’ in-house expertise supports training and project services in a wide range of design domains including: SystemC, e, SystemVerilog, PSL, VHDL and Verilog. Additional information about Doulos is available at

Editorial contact:

Andrea Barnard, Xilinx
+44 870 7356 526

Rachael Mundy, Doulos Marketing Manager
Tel: +44 (0)1425 471223