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Jan 22, 2013Synopsys Contributes PyCell Technology to the IPL Alliance
Contribution underscores Synopsys' commitment to an open custom design ecosystem

Jan 25, 2012Synopsys Collaborates with Sigrity to Accelerate Signal Integrity Analysis
Combination of HSPICE and Sigrity Solution Delivers Up to 3X Speed-up for SI Analysis

Oct 25, 2011eSilicon Selects Synopsys' Custom IC Design Solution and Tapes Out 28-nm Designs
Comprehensive Solution Enables Rapid Ramp-up and Delivery of Advanced Custom IP

Aug 09, 2010Synopsys Galaxy Implementation Platform Used by TSMC for 28nm Process
Product Qualification Vehicle Test Chip Tapeout Includes Advanced Routing Rules, Low Power and Signoff Capabilities

Jun 14, 2010Synopsys Unveils Galaxy Characterization Solution for Standard Cells, Complex Macros and Memories
Comprehensive Solution Delivers Golden Accuracy and Compact Libraries

Jun 11, 2008Synopsys Honors IPL Alliance Companies With Tenzing Norgay Interoperability Award
TSMC, SpringSoft and Ciranova Receive Award for Driving Interoperable PDK Library Standards

Jun 09, 2008Synopsys Supports OSCI SystemC TLM-2.0
New API Standard Opens SystemC to Pre-Silicon Embedded Software Development and Virtual Platform Model Interoperability

May 30, 2008TSMC Joins the IPL Alliance as the First Foundry Member
World's Largest Foundry Brings Expertise to IPL Alliance Efforts

May 28, 2008Synopsys Releases Proven VMM Methodology Standard Library and Applications Under Apache Open Source License
VMM Available for Free Download from New 'VMM Central' Web Site

May 15, 2008Synopsys Adds 30 New Titles to DesignWare System-Level Library
New Components Include Simulator-Independent SystemC Models of PowerPC, MIPS CPUs and DesignWare Cores

May 14, 2008Liberty Technical Advisory Board Expands Under the Auspices of IEEE Industry Standards and Technology Organization
Broadened Industry Participation to Include Magma Design Automation and Mentor Graphics

May 12, 2008Peking University Press to Publish a Chinese Edition of the ARM-Synopsys “Low Power Methodology Manual”
Book and University Courses Will Enable Broad Adoption of Aggressive Power Management Techniques in China

Apr 21, 2008IPL Alliance Expands Charter to Address PDK Interoperability
TSMC invites IPL Alliance to participate in its “Partner & Services Pavilion” at the 2008 U.S. Technology Symposium

Jan 21, 2008Magma, Mentor Graphics and Synopsys Deliver Unified Power Format-Based Products
Industry Moves to Production Use of UPF Standard and Simplifies Low Power Design

Nov 06, 2007Toshiba Standardizes on CCS Technology at 65nm to Improve Accuracy and Designer Productivity
Composite Current Source Models Deliver 2X Tighter Accuracy and Reduce Characterization Cost by 80 Percent

Nov 02, 2007IPL Initiative Opens Technical Working Groups to Industry Particiation
Working Groups for Properties and Parameters, PCells and Constraints seek to grow standards for interoperable analog and full custom design flows

Jul 24, 2007EDA Standards Group Expands Board and Strategy
Semiconductor, IP, Systems and EDA Companies to Play Key Role in Developing New Accellera Standards

Jun 06, 2007Synopsys Honors Unified Power Format Collaborators With Tenzing Norgay Interoperability Award
Texas Instruments, Nokia, Mentor Graphics and Magma Design Automation Receive Award as Initial Drivers of Unified Power Format

Jun 05, 2007Synopsys Launches VMM Catalyst Program With More Than 50 Member Companies
Program Accelerates Development of VMM-Enabled Verification Tools, IP, Services and Training

May 24, 2007Synopsys and Synplicity Establish Alliance to Advance High-Performance ASIC Verification
Companies Leverage Unique Core Competencies to Further Hardware-assisted ASIC Verification

May 14, 2007Leading Semiconductor Companies in China Adopt the VMM Verification Methodology
Chinese-Language Edition of the Verification Methodology Manual (VMM) for SystemVerilog to Be Published by Beihang Press

Apr 23, 2007Unified Power Format, Open Analog Standards and Liberty Library Enhancements to be Featured at 19th EDA
Markus Levy, President of EEMBC and the Multicore Association, Will Deliver Keynote Address

Apr 04, 2007Synopsys Boosts Designer Productivity by Launching Liberty NCX Characterization Solution
Liberty NCX Accelerates Delivery of Production-Quality Current-Source Libraries

Mar 29, 2007Virage Logic Adds Liberty Composite Current Source Model Support to Memory and Logic IP
CCS Models Significantly Improve Accuracy for 65-nm and Below Semiconductor IP