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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 01, 2013Latest Synopsys Virtualizer Release Accelerates Creation and Deployment of VDKs for Software Development
New TLM Subsystem Flow and Eclipse IDE Integration Speed VDK Availability for Software Developers

Jun 03, 2013Synopsys Announces Support for new ARM AMBA 5 CHI Interconnect


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 21, 2013ARM and Synopsys Collaborate to Optimize ARM Mali GPU 20nm Implementation
First Mali-T658 Tapeout on 20nm Technology Based on Galaxy Implementation Platform DPT-compliant Flow

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

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

Aug 28, 2012ARM and Synopsys Expand Collaboration to Optimize Power and Performance, and Accelerate Design and Verification for ARM Technology-based SoCs


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 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

Oct 20, 2009Synopsys Enables Optimized High-Performance Energy-Efficient ARM Processor-based Designs
Optimized Implementation Methodology Enables 2GHz Fully Synthesizable ARM Cortex-A8 Processor for Advanced Mobile and Consumer Applications

Jul 27, 2009ARM, Chartered, IBM, Samsung, and Synopsys Collaborate to Deliver Vertically Optimized Solution for 32/28nm Mobile SoC Designs
Companies combine low-power processor architecture, integrated design flow, and system-level IP on Common Platform foundry process

Mar 16, 2009Synopsys Introduces Lynx Design System
Production-Ready Design Environment Accelerates Chip Development and Mitigates Project Risk

Feb 23, 2009Industry's First Low Power Verification Methodology Manual
Newly Published Book Documents Best Practices by Experts from More Than 30 Companies

Jan 20, 2009Synopsys Enhances DesignWare Ethernet IP With Support for IEEE 1588 Specification and ARM AMBA 3 AXI Interface
Silicon-Proven IP Delivers Precision Clock Synchronization Capabilities and High-Throughput Connection for Ethernet-Based SoCs

Jun 09, 2008Synopsys Delivers 45-Nanometer Low Power Reference Flow for Common Platform Technology Validated with ARM
Comprehensive Flow Enhanced with Integration of Eclypse Low Power Solution Enabled by Unified Power Format

Jun 03, 2008ARM, Renesas Technology and Synopsys Define Industry's First Low-Power Verification Methodology
Methodology Enables Verification Engineers to Deploy Experts' Best Practices to Tackle Low-Power Verification Complexity

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 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

May 29, 2007Synopsys and ARM Optimize Reference Methodology for Aggressive Power Management
Enhanced Flow Uses Synopsys' IC Compiler and DC Topographical Technology to Manage Leakage for 65-Nanometer and Below Processes

May 29, 2007New Low Power Methodology Manual Demystifies Advanced Power Management
Springer Book Explains How to Ease Adoption of Aggressive Power Management Techniques