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Oct 08, 2014TSMC Selects Synopsys as "2014 Partner of the Year" for Interface IP and Joint Development of 16-nanometer FinFET Plus Design Infrastructure
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Jun 04, 2014Synopsys, STMicroelectronics and Samsung Collaborate to Accelerate Adoption of 28-nm FD-SOI Technology for SoC Design
Synopsys Galaxy Design Platform Enables Designers to Take Full Advantage of High-Performance and Low Power of 28-nm FD-SOI

Jun 03, 2014Synopsys and Intel Collaborate to Enable 14-nm Tri-Gate Design Platform for Use by Customers of Intel Custom Foundry
Extends Production-Proven 22-nm Design Enablement to 14-nm for Cloud Infrastructure and Mobile Market Segments

Jun 02, 2014Samsung and Synopsys Deliver Design Tools and IP for 14-nm FinFET Process
FinFET-ready Silicon-proven Tools and IP Available for Immediate Design of SoCs

Jun 02, 2014Samsung’s 14nm FinFET Process Technology Ecosystem Solidly in Place for Mobile Consumer and IT Infrastructure SoC Applications


May 27, 2014Synopsys and TSMC Collaborate to Validate DesignWare IP in TSMC 16-nm FinFET Process
Silicon Success of DesignWare USB 3.0 femtoPHY, Logic Libraries and Embedded Memories in TSMC 16-nm FinFET Process Verifies Robustness of Both IP and Process

Apr 23, 2014UMC Certifies Synopsys IC Validator Physical Verification Tool for 28 nm
Certification Enables Designers to Realize the Power, Performance and Area Benefits of FinFET Technology

Apr 14, 2014TSMC Certifies Synopsys Digital and Custom Solution for V1.0 N16 Process
Certification Enables Designers to Realize the Power, Performance and Area Benefits of FinFET Technology

Feb 12, 2014Synopsys, Realtek and UMC Collaborate on Industry's First Single-Chip Ultra High Definition Smart TV SoC
Realtek's Chip Achieves First-Pass Silicon Success Using Broad Portfolio of DesignWare Logic Libraries and Embedded Memories in UMC's 40-nm Process

Oct 30, 2013Synopsys Extends Performance Exploration Solution for ARM AMBA 4 Interconnect-based Multicore SoCs
Platform Architect with New SystemC Model for ARM CoreLink NIC-400 Network Interconnect Enables Optimization of SoC Performance from among Thousands of Configurations

Oct 28, 2013Synopsys Announces Availability of Discovery Verification IP for ARM AMBA 5 CHI Standard
Discovery VIP Successfully Leveraged by Early Licensees Now Broadly Available

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