Silicon and supplicant suppliers are important participants in the Cisco Compatible Extensions Program. Although they don't supply end user wireless LAN devices direct to corporate customers, their reference designs are a central part of all WLAN products. These suppliers provide the chipsets used in all the Cisco Compatible WLAN devices.
Below please find two tables that present current and past Silicon Suppliers that have licensed Cisco Compatible Extensions to be included in their reference designs:
Current Silicon and Supplicant Suppliers for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program
Current Cisco Developer Network Program - Silicon And Supplicant Suppliers are listed in Table 1. Details about the partner are available on the Cisco Developer Network website. A link to the details for each partner is provided.
Table 1 Silicon Supplicant Suppliers for Cisco Compatible Extensions Program
Legacy Silicon and Supplicant Suppliers
Legacy silicon and supplicant suppliers who were partners under the previous Cisco Compatible Extensions program that ran from 2001 to 2009 are listed in Table 2. These partners are not members of the current Cisco Developer Network Program. This information is displayed for historical reference
Table 2 Legacy Silicon and Supplicant Suppliers