Huawei Honors Agilent with Excellent Supplier Award

4/30/2004 - Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) announced it has received an Excellent Supplier award from Huawei Technologies, China's leading networking company. Agilent is Huawei's largest supplier of fiber-optic transceivers and also supplies Fibre Channel controller and PHY ICs, RF and microwave devices, LEDs, infrared transceivers and optocoupler products. Huawei selects its Excellent Supplier recipients based on a company's technological expertise, product quality, responsiveness, delivery and cost.

"To achieve a competitive advantage, we must have best-in-class partners throughout our entire supply chain," said Hua Liang, senior vice president of Huawei. "Agilent's Semiconductor Products Group has consistently proven it can help us win in our markets."

"To be recognized by Huawei is a great honor and a testament to our technical excellence and customer-first culture," said Young K. Sohn, president of Agilent's Semiconductor Products Group. "China is a significant and growing part of our semiconductor business, and this award shows we're making great progress."

About Huawei Technologies
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., established in 1988, specializes in research and development, production and marketing of communications equipment and provides customized network solutions for telecom carriers in optical, fixed, mobile and data communications networks. As a non-state-owned business, Huawei Technologies is a key supplier in China's telecommunications market and has achieved great success in international markets. In 2003, Huawei Technologies had total sales of RMB 31.7 billion and employed more than 22,000 people worldwide. Further information about Huawei is available at

About Agilent Technologies
Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is a global technology leader in communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis. The company's 28,000 employees serve customers in more than 110 countries. Agilent had net revenue of $6.1 billion in fiscal year 2003. Information about Agilent is available on the Web at

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