Washington, D.C. 20549


Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (date of earliest event reported): August 31, 2017

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction of
(Commission File
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)

2100 Logic Drive, San Jose, California
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (408) 559-7778

 (Former name or former address, if changed since last report: N/A)

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Item 8.01.  Other Events.

Supplemental Indenture

On August 31, 2017, Xilinx, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into the Third Supplemental Indenture with U.S. Bank National Association ("U.S. Bank"), as trustee (the “Third Supplemental Indenture”). The Company previously entered into an Indenture, dated as of June 14, 2007 (the “Base Indenture”) and a Second Supplemental Indenture dated as of May 30, 2017 (the “Second Supplemental Indenture”) pursuant to which the Company issued $750,000,000 aggregate principal amount of 2.950% Senior Notes due 2024 (the “Notes”). The Third Supplemental Indenture amends the Second Supplemental Indenture to clarify certain redemption terms in Section 1.5.2.

The foregoing description of the Third Supplemental Indenture, the Base Indenture and the Second Supplemental Indenture are qualified in their entirety by the terms of such agreements, which are filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto, Exhibit 4.4 to Form S-3 filed June 15, 2007 and Exhibit 4.01 to Form 8-K filed May 30, 2017, respectively, and incorporated herein by reference.

Trustee Change

Effective August 31, 2017, U.S. Bank was appointed as successor Trustee to The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A. (now known as The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A.) under the Base Indenture, as supplemented by the First Supplemental Indenture, dated as of March 12, 2014. The Agreement of Replacement, Appointment and Acceptance by and among the Company, U.S. Bank and The Bank of New York Trust Company, N.A. (now known as The Bank of New York Mellon Trust Company, N.A.) is filed as Exhibit 99.2 hereto.

Item 9.01.  Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)           Exhibits
Exhibit Number

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Date: September 1, 2017
/s/ Lorenzo A. Flores
Lorenzo A. Flores
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer