SAN JOSE, Calif., October 10, 2013 – LSI Corporation (NASDAQ: LSI), a leader in semiconductor designs that accelerate storage and networking, today announced that it has received the 2013 Supplier of the Year award from Cisco.

This prestigious award recognizes LSI for demonstrating consistent and relentless excellence in quality, technology, flexibility and support of Cisco’s many initiatives in the spirit of true partnership. The distinction was awarded during Cisco's 22nd Annual Supplier Appreciation Event, held September 17 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

“Our Supplier Appreciation Awards give us an opportunity to highlight excellent performances by the very best of our extended supply chain,” said Gary Cooper, vice president, Global Supplier Management, Cisco. “Our strong relationships and close collaboration with our suppliers and partner ecosystem continue to drive excellence in innovation, productivity and efficiency.”

Cisco presented awards to suppliers in recognition of their contributions to Cisco’s success in fiscal year 2013. At the event, Cisco celebrated the shared successes of its global value chain with strategic suppliers and manufacturing partners and reaffirmed its commitment to a strong, continued partnership that will further accelerate innovation.

About LSI

LSI Corporation (NASDAQ: LSI) designs semiconductors and software that accelerate storage and networking in datacenters, mobile networks and client computing. Our technology is the intelligence critical to enhanced application performance, and is applied in solutions created in collaboration with our partners. More information is available at www.lsi.com. Connect with LSI via Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

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