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Jun 02, 2009SMIC Deploys Synopsys HSPICE Simulator for 45-nm Physical IP and Standard Cell Development
HSPICE 2009.03 Delivers 2x Speed-up and Improved Silicon Correlation

Apr 06, 2009Synopsys Delivers 2x Verification Speed-up with VCS Multicore Technology
Synopsys, Inc., a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today unveiled new multicore technology within the VCS® functional verification solution, a key component of Synopsys’ Discovery™ Verification Platform. VCS multicore technology delivers a two-times (2x) improvement in verification performance by harnessing the power of multicore CPUs.

Apr 06, 2009Synopsys Unveils CustomSim Unified Circuit Simulation Solution
Synopsys, Inc., a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced its new CustomSim™ circuit simulation solution. The best-in-class simulation technologies of NanoSim®, HSIM® and XA have been unified into a single circuit simulation solution with added multicore capabilities delivering up to four times (4x) performance improvement for large analog and mixed-signal circuits.

Apr 06, 2009Synopsys Introduces Discovery 2009 Delivering Faster, Unified Verification Solutions
Synopsys, Inc., a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today introduced the latest generation of its Discovery™ Verification Platform, an integrated verification solution for analog/mixed-signal (AMS) and digital designs. Discovery 2009 delivers unprecedented verification productivity with new multicore simulation technologies, native design checks and comprehensive low power verification capabilities throughout the platform.

Feb 12, 2009Synopsys Delivers Multicore Support with the Latest PrimeTime Release
Synopsys, Inc. today unveiled two key improvements to its PrimeTime® static timing analysis (STA) suite that deliver a dramatic boost to designer productivity. The latest release includes a flexible multicore processing technology that makes more effective use of both single-core and multicore CPUs across today's compute server farms, harnessing their compute potential.

May 27, 2008Synopsys Unveils New IC Compiler Router Delivering 10X Speed-Up
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today unveiled Zroute, a new multi-threaded router fully integrated into IC Compiler.

Mar 31, 2008Synopsys Star-RCXT Extraction Product Delivers 2X Performance Boost With Dual- Core Support
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced that its Star-RCXT™ parasitic extraction product offers customers a near 2X performance boost over the previous release with dual-core support as part of the company's comprehensive multi-core initiative.

Mar 10, 2008HSPICE Accelerates Circuit Simulation Performance
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today unveiled improvements to its HSPICE® core engine technology that boost performance for complex analog and mixed-signal designs.

Mar 10, 2008Synopsys Extends Multi-core Support
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced its multi-core initiative to deploy advanced parallel, threaded and other optimized compute technologies across its Discovery™ Verification and Galaxy™ Design platforms, and Design for Manufacturing (DFM) solutions.