|Mar 19, 2013||Micronas Standardizes on Synopsys’ Design and Verification Solutions for Automotive Designs|
Solutions Include Galaxy Custom and Digital Implementation, Discovery Verification Platform
|Jan 30, 2013||Imagination Technologies Selects Synopsys as Advanced Verification Technology Partner|
Multi-year Collaboration Results in Deployment of Synopsys' Advanced Formal Debug Technology for Verification of PowerVR Graphics Intellectual Property (IP) Cores
|Jan 21, 2013||Freescale Boosts Verification Productivity with Synopsys Verification IP|
Companies extend system-on-chip (SoC) verification collaboration on simulation, debug and verification IP. Synopsys today announced advancements in its longstanding verification collaboration with Freescale® Semiconductor. With a focus on addressing the increasing complexities of SoC verification, Freescale teams are leveraging Synopsys' innovations in next-generation verification IP (VIP), simulation performance, debug technology and methodology development. This collaboration is targeted to achieve better schedule predictability and lower overall verification costs for Freescale's complex SoCs.
|Dec 17, 2012||Elliptic Technologies Selects Synopsys' Discovery VIP for ARM AMBA Interconnect for Verification of its Leading Security Systems|
Next-generation Discovery VIP provides high performance, advanced features, and ease-of-use to accelerate SoC verification. Synopsys announced that Elliptic Technologies, a technology leader in embedded security solutions for mobile, networking, smart grid and automotive markets, successfully deployed Synopsys' Discovery Verification IP (VIP) for the ARM® AMBA® protocol for verification of its new-generation Multi-Packet Manager security protocol accelerator (CLP-630). Elliptic cited performance, efficient ease-of-use and smooth deployment as some of the key benefits of Discovery VIP.
|Oct 29, 2012||Synopsys 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. Synopsys announced that its next-generation Discovery™ Verification IP (VIP) for the ARM® AMBA® 4 AXI4™ protocol now offers a Performance Checker capability. This capability enables system-on-chip (SoC) verification teams to analyze and validate SoC performance using metrics established during the system architecture definition process, speeding up the debug of SoC performance bottlenecks.
|Sep 19, 2012||Hitachi Selects Synopsys' Discovery Verification IP for ARM AMBA Interconnect for Verification of its Storage Systems|
Performance, intelligent debug and advanced coverage features led to selection of next-generation VIP. Synopsys today announced that the storage solutions division of Hitachi, Ltd. has selected Synopsys' Discovery™ Verification IP (VIP) for the ARM® AMBA® AXI3™ protocol for verification of Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform. Enabled by Synopsys' next-generation VIPER architecture, Discovery VIP demonstrated a performance advantage over other VIP, as well as delivered protocol-aware debug capabilities and advanced built-in coverage features, which have accelerated Hitachi's Storage Systems verification closure process.
|Aug 08, 2012||Synopsys Launches Industry's First Technical Community Site Dedicated to Users of Verification IP|
The site provides a centralized online resource of relevant forums and blogs focused on verification of industry-standard protocols. VIP-Central.org is the go-to source for the latest technical information and discussions on the use of verification IP and advanced verification methodologies to verify protocol-based IP as well as IP integration, SoC sub-systems and full SoCs. VIP-Central.org aggregates information from industry experts across the verification community, providing best practices and ideas for better verification performance, protocol debug, methodology, verification planning, coverage management and ease-of-use.
|May 14, 2012||AMD Selects Synopsys as a Verification IP Partner|
Expands Collaboration to Further Accelerate SoC Verification. Synopsys, today announced a multi-year agreement to provide Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) with its next-generation Discovery™ Verification IP (VIP). Based on the new VIPER architecture, the recently announced Discovery VIP family provides inherent performance, ease-of-use and extensibility to speed and simplify verification of the most complex system-on-chip (SoC) designs. This agreement covers a variety of VIP titles including USB 3.0, ARM® AMBA® AXI™ interconnect, SATA 3.0, PCI Express® Gen 3, and MIPI, as well as Synopsys' Protocol Analyzer, a unique protocol-aware SoC debug environment.
|Mar 22, 2012||Synopsys Extends Leadership in Storage Standards Verification IP with NVM Express|
Offers First-to-Market VIP for the Emerging NVMe Storage Interface Protocol
|Feb 27, 2012||Synopsys Unveils Next-Generation Verification IP for Faster SoC Verification|
Discovery VIP delivers up to 4X faster performance, rapid configurability, efficient protocol-aware debug, and quicker protocol compliance closure
|Feb 27, 2012||SpringSoft and Synopsys Link Debug Technologies to Speed Protocol Verification for SoC Designs|
|Jan 23, 2012||Synopsys Acquires ExpertIO|
|Sep 02, 2011||Synopsys Acquires nSys Design Systems|
|Feb 03, 2011||Synopsys Invites Cadence Incisive and Mentor Graphics Questa Users to the Verification FastForward Program|
VCS support for OVM 2.1.1 and the upcoming UVM 1.0 enables smooth migration to faster verification
|Jul 01, 2009||Synopsys MVSIM Adopted for Low Power Verification of STw8500 Mobile SoC Platform|
Comprehensive Support for Low Power Techniques and High Level of Accuracy Significantly Improve Bug Detection. Synopsys, Inc. today announced that ST-Ericsson has adopted Synopsys' MVSIM low power dynamic verification solution for its STw8500 system-on-chip (SoC) platform for the mobile phone market. ST-Ericsson selected MVSIM for its proven ability to comprehensively verify low power techniques, including standby and built-in automated low power assertions, which enable the early detection of bugs.
|Apr 30, 2009||Verivue Deploys VMM and VCS to Verify Scalable Media Distribution Switch|
Synopsys, Inc; today announced that Verivue, Inc. has standardized on the production-proven VMM verification methodology and VCS® functional verification solution, both key components of Synopsys' Discovery™ Verification Platform, for the verification of their flagship product, the MDX 9000 Series Media Distribution Switch.
|Apr 28, 2009||Tego Standardizes on VMM and VCS to Speed Verification of RFID Tags |
Synopsys, Inc. today announced that Tego, Inc. has standardized on the production-proven VMM verification methodology and VCS® functional verification solution, both key components of Synopsys' Discovery™ Verification Platform, to verify their radio frequency identification (RFID) tags for the aviation industry.
|Apr 06, 2009||Synopsys 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.
|Dec 17, 2008||VMM Users Drive New Features in Expanded Release|
Enhancements to Industry's Most Proven Verification Methodology Include New Base Classes and Performance Analyzer Application
|Dec 15, 2008||Synopsys Expands Confirma Hardware-assisted Verification Solution with the HAPS-A31 System|
Addition of Altera Stratix III FPGA-based prototyping boards targets algorithmic design and early software development
|Dec 01, 2008||Synopsys to Acquire ProDesign's CHIPit Business Unit|
sset Acquisition to Facilitate Expansion in the Fast-Growing Rapid Prototyping Segment
|Aug 26, 2008||Leading European Design Consulting Firms Standardize on VMM Verification Methodology|
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced that Chipright, CreVinn and Verilab, three leading European chip design and verification consulting companies, have standardized on the proven VMM verification methodology to streamline verification and speed time-to-market for their customers.
|Jun 18, 2008||Synopsys Discovery AMS Enables Analog Bits to Achieve 45nm SERDES Verification|
HSPICE, HSIM and WaveView Analyzer Deliver First-silicon Success
|Jun 03, 2008||ARM, Renesas Technology and Synopsys Define Industry's First Low-Power Verification Methodology|
Synopsys, Inc. (NASDAQ: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, today announced that it has collaborated with ARM and Renesas Technology to define the industry's first methodology to address the rapidly increasing complexity of low power verification.