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Oct 14, 2013Synopsys and TSMC Collaborate to Deliver 16-nm Custom Design Reference Flow
TSMC Certifies Analog/Mixed-Signal Products for 16-nm Design Requirements

Oct 01, 2013Synopsys Selected as TSMC’s 2013 “Interface IP Partner of the Year” for Fourth Consecutive Year
Award Recognizes Technical Leadership, Number of Customer Tape-Outs, and Outstanding Customer Support

Sep 23, 2013Synopsys Implementation Solution Included in TSMC 16-nm Reference Flow for FinFET Design


Mar 21, 2013ARM and Synopsys Collaborate to Deliver Optimized Reference Implementations for ARM Processors
Optimized Methodologies for ARM's Cortex-A15, Cortex-A7 and CCI-400 Solutions Help Designers Achieve Processor Performance and Power Objectives Faster

Feb 11, 2013Synopsys Signs Multiyear Collaboration Agreement with ARM for Early Software Development for ARMv8 Processors
New Virtualizer Development Kits for ARMv8 Processors Enable Early Software Development Up To One Year in Advance of Silicon

Jan 22, 2013Synopsys Accelerates Adoption of FinFET Technology with Production-Proven Design Tools and IP
FinFET Technology Support Developed over Five-year Collaboration with Industry Leaders

Dec 20, 2012Samsung and Synopsys Collaborate to Achieve First 14-nanometer FinFET Tapeout
Collaboration Encompasses Synopsys IP, Design Implementation, Extraction and Signoff Tools

Oct 29, 2012Synopsys Extends Support for ARM AMBA Protocol Verification with New Performance Checker for AMBA 4 AXI4
Next-generation Discovery Verification IP Enables Identification and Debug of SoC Performance Bottlenecks

Oct 17, 2012Synopsys Wins TSMC's 2012 "Interface IP Partner of the Year" Award
Excellent Customer Support, Technical Leadership and Number of Customer Tape-Outs Cited as Key Selection Criteria

Oct 17, 2012TSMC Awards Synopsys "Partner of the Year 2012" for 20nm Reference Flow
The award recognizes Synopsys' broad and deep technical expertise and shared commitment to the development and delivery of TSMC’s 20nm reference flow

Jun 04, 2012Synopsys and Samsung Deliver a Complete Solution for 20-Nanometer Node
Solution Includes Place and Route, Physical Verification, and Signoff Design Tools

May 31, 2012Synopsys Design Implementation Tools Receive TSMC 20nm Phase I Certification


May 30, 2012GLOBALFOUNDRIES Selects Synopsys' Yield Explorer for Faster Yield Ramp
Unique Fabless-Foundry Sharing Model Allows Automated Volume Diagnostics to Identify and Prioritize Systematic Failure Mechanisms

Apr 30, 2012Samsung Electronics Tapes out Gigahertz+ ARM Cortex-A15 Processor with Synopsys IC Compiler
Hardened core used in industry's first ARM® Cortex™-A15 processor-based SoC for mobile computing devices

Apr 03, 2012Synopsys' StarRC Extraction Solution Certified by UMC for 28-nm Designs
StarRC Technology Files Silicon-Validated and Available to UMC's 28-nm Customers

Mar 28, 2012Synopsys, Altera and TSMC Collaborate to Deliver Silicon-Accurate Parasitic Modeling and Extraction for 28-nm Processes
Altera Deploys Synopsys' StarRC Extraction Solution to Accelerate Time to Market for 28-nm FPGA Designs

Mar 21, 2012Synopsys Unveils Virtualizer Development Kits to Accelerate Software Development for ARM big.LITTLE Processing
VDK Family Delivers Fast Software Bring-Up and Better Debug Control for Quad-Core ARM® Cortex™-A15 MPCore™ Processor and ARM big.LITTLE™ Processing-Based Designs

Sep 29, 2011ARM and Synopsys Sign ARM Cortex Processor Models Agreement
Synopsys to Sell ARM Fast Models and Develop New Fast-Timed Models of ARM Cortex™ Processors

Jun 06, 2011ARM and Synopsys Sign Multi-Year EDA Tools and ARM® Cortex™-A15 Access Agreements
Agreements Aim to Maximize System-on-Chip (SoC) Performance and Energy Efficiency while Shortening Development Time

Jun 02, 2011Synopsys and TSMC Collaborate to Deliver Custom Design Solution for 28nm Analog/Mixed-Signal Reference Flow 2.0
Synopsys Galaxy Custom Designer Provides New Capabilities to Address Advanced Process Node Design Challenges

Jun 14, 2010ARM, IBM, Samsung, GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Synopsys Announce Delivery of 32/28nm HKMG Vertically Optimized Design Platform
Companies demonstrate strength of collaboration at 47th DAC