News Releases 

The press releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.

Archives:  2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008 / 2007 / 2006 / 2005 / 2004 / 2003

Aug 27, 2015Synopsys Initiates $100 Million Accelerated Share Repurchase Agreement


Aug 26, 2015Synopsys Announces Results of Robert S. Hilbert Memorial Optical Design Competition
Annual Competition Recognizes Student Achievements in Optical Design

Aug 20, 2015FPT Software Improves Software Quality and Security with Synopsys' Coverity® Solution


Aug 19, 2015Synopsys Posts Financial Results for Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015
Q3 2015 Financial Highlights

Aug 05, 2015Synopsys Announces Earnings Release Date for Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2015


Aug 03, 2015Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Atrenta


Aug 03, 2015Synopsys and ASMedia Announce Industry's First USB 3.1 Interoperability Demonstration
Multi-Vendor USB 3.1 Interoperability Lowers Design Risk and Speeds Development of 10 Gbps USB SoC Designs

Aug 03, 2015Synopsys, UL to Reveal Details About Cybersecurity Assurance Program at CodenomiCON USA 2015
Framework Will Help Companies Assess Vulnerabilities and Mitigate Risk

Jul 29, 2015Coverity Scan Open Source Report Shows Commercial Code Is More Compliant to Security Standards than Open Source Code


Jul 29, 2015Synopsys Achieves Certification from Multiple Standards Organizations for Portfolio of IP on TSMC 16-nm FinFET Plus Process
Certified and Compliant DesignWare USB, PCI Express, HDMI, MIPI and SATA IP Ensure Functional Correctness and Minimize Integration Risk

Jul 28, 2015Synopsys Announces Industry's First USB Type-C IP Solutions
DesignWare USB-C IP Supports Reversible USB Type-C Connectors and USB 3.1, 3.0 and 2.0 Specifications
Multimedia News Release

Jul 27, 2015Synopsys Releases Latest Version of Coverity Software Testing Platform
Adds Coverage for JavaScript and Objective-C, Expands Security Testing Capabilities

Jul 20, 2015Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Seeker from Quotium


Jul 16, 2015Synopsys Acquires Bluetooth Smart IP from Silicon Vision
Asset Acquisition Expands Leading DesignWare IP Portfolio with Low-Power Wireless Interface IP for IoT Applications

Jul 08, 2015Synopsys' LightTools Delivers Innovative Modeling Capabilities for Freeform Optics in Illumination Systems
LightTools 8.3 Helps Speed the Design of Luminaires with a New Advanced Design Module

Jul 06, 2015Key ASIC Deploys Synopsys' Design Compiler Graphical to Accelerate System-on-Chip Design
Delivers Higher Frequency and Smaller Area Compared to Other Synthesis Solutions

Jun 29, 2015Synopsys Expands Security Solutions with Acquisition of Elliptic Technologies
Acquisition Complements DesignWare IP Portfolio with a Broad Range of Security IP

Jun 29, 2015Synopsys Completes Acquisition of Software Security Company Codenomicon


Jun 24, 2015Synopsys to Present at 32nd Nasdaq Investor Program


Jun 24, 2015Leading Suppliers of Automotive ICs Deploy Synopsys Test Solution
Synthesis-Based Test Delivers Higher Quality and Addresses ISO 26262 Functional Safety Requirements

Jun 22, 2015Synopsys PCI Express IP Adds System-Level Data Protection Features for High-Performance Cloud Computing SoCs
Supports Latest 16G PCIe 4.0 Specification and Adds Features for Reliability, Availability and Serviceability

Jun 22, 2015Synopsys Collaborates with NTU, NCKU, NTHU, and NCTU to Establish Joint Design Labs for IoT Applications
Cooperative programs will cultivate advanced design talent and help facilitate further advancement of Taiwan's semiconductor industry

Jun 21, 2015Synopsys and UMC Expand 14-nm FinFET Collaboration to Include DesignWare Embedded Memory and Test Solutions
Collaboration Follows Silicon Success of Synopsys DesignWare Logic Libraries and Tools in First UMC 14-nm FinFET Process Qualification Vehicle

Jun 18, 2015Synopsys RSoft 2015.06 Release Streamlines Design of Photonic Devices, Photonic Circuits and Fiber Optic Systems
Latest Release Delivers Advanced FDTD Simulation Features and Significant Speed Improvements