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2014-04-01 23:22:18

This integration allows the Sigrity solution to automatically export cycle-accurate timing simulation results to TimingDesigner for graphical viewing and analysis. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 EMA Design Automation (ema-eda.com), a full-service provider of Electronic Design Automation (EDA) solutions, today announced TimingDesigner 9.4, which is tightly integrated with the Cadence® Allegro® Sigrity™ SI solution to provide a unique, highly-automated timing closure...

2014-04-01 08:36:06

WILSONVILLE, Ore., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor Graphics Corp. (NASDAQ: MENT), today announced availability of a new solution for X-value verification in register transfer level (RTL) and gate level designs. X-values are symbols that represent unknown voltage levels of signals in digital IC designs. The latest version of the Questa(®) Verification Platform links simulation and formal verification capabilities to deliver complete X-value analysis and debug, which helps an IC...

2014-03-25 08:38:08

Synopsys Enters Software Quality and Security Market as Market Leader MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNPS), a global leader providing software, IP and services used to accelerate innovation in chips and electronic systems, has completed its acquisition of Coverity, the leading provider of software quality, testing and security tools. The value of the transaction is approximately $334 million net of cash acquired, which Synopsys is funding using a...

2014-03-25 04:20:55

SHANGHAI, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC"?NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981), China's largest and most advanced semiconductor foundry, announced today that a full set of Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) protection service, including documents, checklists, PERC Suite, floor plan review, and risk management services, has been offered to IC design customers to enhance the whole chip ESD design and ensure their first silicon success. Along...

2014-03-24 08:34:45

Industry Leaders Collaborate with Synopsys to Bring New Technology into Production Use MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- 10X faster design planning, 5X faster implementation, 2X larger capacity - all lead to 10X faster throughput -- Built on completely new scalable infrastructure, timer and analytical optimization engines -- Already contributing to production tapeouts at established and emerging technology nodes...

2014-03-18 12:35:36

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced that Yamaha Corporation (Yamaha) utilized components of the Cadence® Low-Power Solution to achieve a 50 percent reduction in leakage power in its newest chip for smartphones. The Cadence tools used by Yamaha consisted of Cadence Encounter® RTL Compiler (RC), Cadence Encounter Conformal® Low Power (CLP) and Cadence...

2014-03-18 08:39:08

Successful Collaboration on Design Planning Automation is a Pivotal Contributor MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- MediaTek is deploying IC Compiler extensively for hierarchical system on a chip (SoC) design -- Close collaboration on hierarchical design planning technologies and methodology is key to success -- Enabling technologies in IC Compiler include data flow analysis, large design handling, support for multiple...

2014-03-11 08:39:17

Gigahertz Performance, Coupled With Energy-Efficiency Requirements, Drive the Switch to IC Compiler MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Highlights: -- STMicroelectronics completes standardization on IC Compiler for all general-purpose and graphics-processor implementations -- High-performance/low-power optimizations help meet aggressive design goals and time-to-market schedules -- Key enabling technologies in IC Compiler include concurrent...

2014-03-10 08:34:26

SUNNYVALE, California and AHMEDABAD, India, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ASIC design experts to present techniques for multi-million block implementation eInfochips, a leading product [https://www.einfochips.com ] and semiconductor [https://www.einfochips.com/index.php/industries/semiconductor ] design company will deliver a presentation at the prestigious Silicon Valley leg of the Cadence User Conference series - CDN Live 2014...

2014-03-05 12:30:24

Highlights: SAN JOSE, Calif., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, today announced new Allegro® TimingVision(TM) environment, which speeds up timing closure by up to 67%. Available within Cadence® Allegro PCB Designer, TimingVision environment makes it possible for PCB designers to save significant time in ensuring that signals in an interface meet timing requirements. This is an increasingly important...


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