Intel launches $1B fund to build its foundry ecosystem
February 08, 2022The US chipmaker has just launched a USD 1 billion fund to support early-stage startups and established companies that are building disruptive technologies for the foundry ecosystem.
Synopsys acquires BU from BISTel
September 08, 2021Synopsys, Inc. has completed the acquisition of the semiconductor and flat panel display solutions from BISTel, a specialist in engineering equipment systems and AI applications for semiconductor smart manufacturing, headquartered in South Korea.
Infineon, Bosch, and more on quest for "Trustworthy Electronics"
August 20, 2021Coordinated by Infineon Technologies AG, the research project " Design methods and hardware/software co-verification for the unique identifiability of electronic components" ( VE-VIDES) has begun operations.
Synopsys acquires semiconductor solutions from BISTel
June 22, 2021Synopsys has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the semiconductor and flat panel display solutions from BISTel, a South Korean supplier of engineering equipment systems and AI applications for semiconductor smart manufacturing.
X-FAB sets up shop in Plymouth Science Park
June 18, 2021Already established in Germany, Malaysia, France and the United States, semiconductor manufacturer X-FAB is now setting up R&D operations in the Plymouth Science Park, UK.
Product Life Cycle of an Interconnect Bus
January 27, 2021The portable stimulus standard (PSS) is the latest industry standard created to allow the specification of test intent and behavior such that the test stimulus can be reused across various target platforms.
Synopsys acquires precision optical measurements provider
November 20, 2020Synopsys has acquired Light Tec, a provider of optical scattering measurements and measurement equipment.
Synopsys acquires in-chip monitoring solutions company
November 18, 2020Synopsys has acquired Moortec, a provider of in-chip monitoring technology specialising in process, voltage and temperature (PVT) sensors.
Synopsys completes acquisition of certain IP assets from INVECAS
February 14, 2020Synopsys, Inc. has completed its acquisition of certain IP assets from INVECAS. This acquisition broadens Synopsys' DesignWare Logic Library, Embedded Memory, General Purpose I/O, Analog, and Interface IP portfolio.
Synopsys to acquire certain IP assets of INVECAS
January 13, 2020The acquisition broadens the company’s IP portfolio and adds a team of experienced R&D engineers to the company’s development department.
Infineon and Synopsys collaborate on AI
September 17, 2019In order to support AI-driven solutions with its future automotive microcontrollers, Infineon Technologies AG has started a collaboration with Synopsys, Inc.
Synopsys to Acquire QTronic GmbH
August 13, 2019Silicon Valley-based Synopsys has signed a definitive agreement to acquire German automotive software and systems developer QTronic GmbH.
Elektrobit and Synopsys form joint effort to advance virtual system testing
May 13, 2019Silicon Valley-based Synopsys Inc. and Elektrobit (EB), headquartered in Bavaria, are collaborating in an effort to accelerate automotive electronic systems development using virtual environments, allowing automotive tier 1 and OEMs to move from physical to virtual system testing.
Synopsys establishes centre of excellence with STMicro
May 03, 2019Synopsys is collaborating with STMicroelectronics to establish a centre of excellence program to speed development of automotive electronic systems and software.
Samsung Foundry tapes out industry first eMRAM test chip based on 28nm FD-SOI process
September 25, 2017Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., the world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced it has expanded its differentiated FD-SOI process technology leadership by offering derivatives that include RF and eMRAM.
NXP selects Synopsys as primary SoC verification solution
June 07, 2016Synopsys has been selected by NXP Semiconductor as its primary system-on-chip (SoC) verification solution for automotive and secure connectivity applications.
Synopsys completes acquisition of Gold Standard Simulations
May 26, 2016Synopsys has completed the acquisition of Gold Standard Simulations Ltd. (GSS), a provider of TCAD and EDA simulation solutions for design technology co-optimization (DTCO) of advanced process nodes.
The madness that is the semiconductor industry
November 19, 2015And there we had another bang, On Semiconductor acquired Fairchild for USD 2.4 billion. This year has, in many ways, completely changed the semiconductor landscape.
Synopsys goes with Zuken SoftwareLoad more news
September 03, 2015Synopsys has chosen Zuken’s CR-8000 PCB design platform for their HAPS FPGA-based prototyping family of products.