2021-05-14 - Siemens Digital Industries Software

Siemens Strengthens IC Verification Portfolio with Fractal Technologies Acquisition

Siemens plans to add Fractal's technology to the Xcelerator portfolio as part of its EDA IC verification offerings.

2021-05-11 - Synopsys Inc.

Synopsys Platform Helps Nanya Accelerate Next-gen Memory Design

Nanya Technology has selected Synopsys Custom Design Platform to accelerate design of next-generation memories for mobile, automotive, consumer, and industrial markets.

2021-04-23 - Siemens Digital Industries Software

Siemens Place-and-route Solution Now Qualified on TSMC’s N6 Technology

In addition to previous collaboration for multiple technology nodes starting from 40nm down to 7nm, Aprisa is now qualified to run on TSMC's highly advanced N6 technology.

2021-04-22 - Cadence Design Systems Inc.

Cadence’s Pegasus Now Certified for Samsung Foundry’s 5nm, 7nm Nodes

Cadence's Pegasus Verification System has achieved certification for Samsung Foundry's 5nm and 7nm process technologies.

2021-04-21 - Nitin Dahad

Synopsys Unified Circuit Simulation Workflow Tackles SoC Design Complexity

Synopsys is offering a unified approach to SoC design, accommodating complex mixes of analog, digital and mixed signal components.

2021-04-12 - Alan Patterson

US Puts China’s Phytium on Entity List for Making Missiles Using Western Tech

Tianjin Phytium Information Technology Co. is one of seven companies that the US put on its Entity List after the Washington Post reported that China used American and Taiwanese chip technology to create the world's first hypersonic missiles.

2021-04-06 - Cadence Design Systems Inc.

Cadence Accelerates Pre Silicon Hardware Debug and Software Validation

Cadence Design Systems Inc. has launched the Palladium Z2 Enterprise Emulation and Protium X2 Enterprise Prototyping systems to handle the exponentially increasing system design complexity and time-to-market pressures.

- Majeed Ahmad

Siemens Emulation and Prototyping Tools Tackle SoC Design Challenges

A cohesive system takes hardware, software, and system verification to the next level of emulation and prototyping platform innovation.

2021-03-12 - Chouki Aktouf

EDA Breakthroughs Needed to Conquer Evolving SoC Design Challenges

As system complexity continues to rise, breakthroughs are needed if EDA is to keep ahead of SoC design challenges.

2020-12-09 - Sally Ward-Foxton

IBM Ecosystem Promises Game-Changing AI Performance

IBM research ecosystem promises full-stack innovation for game-changing AI chips, but its goals are lofty...

2020-11-17 - Nitin Dahad

Synopsys Acquires Moortec to Expand Silicon Lifecycle Management Platform

Synopsys acquisition of Moortec addresses silicon lifecycle management trend...

2020-11-16 - Don Scansen

Why is Apple M1 Processor Passing on the Chiplets?

In light of Apple’s M1 processor announcement recent;y, let me ponder why Apple passed on the chiplets, and where I believe chiplets make more sense.