SAN JOSE, Calif., and SINGAPORE, Oct. 8, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Avago Technologies (Nasdaq:AVGO), a leading supplier of analog interface components for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications, today announced that they have been selected as Supplier of the Year for 2012 by Brocade. "Avago has demonstrated excellence in all areas of supplier performance, and they have a near perfect quality score," said Lisa Loscavio, VP of Supply Chain Operations for Brocade. "They support high velocity supply chain activities which provide great flexibility and their on-time delivery performance has been 100% for the last 4 quarters. Their vertical integration allows for best in class technology, reliability and Continuity of Supply." Ms. Loscavio goes on to say, "They have heavily invested in capacity and test infrastructure early in the Brocade product life cycle to meet our GA ramps. They have an extremely responsive team that is committed to seamless collaboration between our 2 companies and is visibly supported at the Executive level. There are multiple examples of co-development to advance technology, bringing unique offerings to market for Brocade." Avago is pleased to be recognized for its efforts in supplying innovative fiber optic products to Brocade to support their Fibre Channel and Ethernet networking solutions and looks forward to a continuing working relationship with them in the future. Further information on Avago fiber optic products is available online at www.avagotech.com/fiber About Avago Technologies Avago Technologies is a leading supplier of analog interface components for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications. By leveraging its core competencies in III-V compound and silicon semiconductor design and processing, the company provides an extensive range of analog, mixed signal and optoelectronics components and subsystems to approximately 40,000 end customers. Backed by strong customer service support, the company's products serve three diverse end markets: wireless communications, wired infrastructure, industrial and automotive electronics. Avago has a global employee presence and heritage of technical innovation dating back 50 years to its Hewlett-Packard roots. Information about Avago is available on the Web at www.avagotech.com. Follow Avago on Twitter at http://twitter.com/Avagotech and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Avagotech . Avago, Avago Technologies, and the A logo are trademarks of Avago Technologies. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.