Honoree

Chin-Cheng Wu

AWARDS

Presidents Circle Laurel Pin (2016)
Benefactor
School of Informatics Career Achievement Award (2009)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Informatics
M.S., 1977

BIOGRAPHY

Chin-Cheng Wu is co-founder and chairman at Azuki Systems, responsible for the company's vision and corporate strategy. Wu is a successful serial entrepreneur, having founded and led numerous businesses spanning a range of different industries, most notably Arrowpoint Communications, which was subsequently sold to Cisco Systems. Recently he served as chairman of Acopia Networks, a leader in high-performance, intelligent file virtualization solutions. Wu founded and became chairman of Acopia Networks in 2001, after leaving Cisco Systems. He holds a master's degree in computer science from Indiana University.

To recognize his more than 20-year career in the networking and communications industry, Cheng was named to InteractiveWeek Magazine's "Top 25 Unsung Heroes of the Internet" list in 2000 and named the Key Industry Player by Massachusetts Telecom Council in 2002. In addition to functioning as chairman of Azuki Systems, Cheng also serves on the board of eIQNetworks.