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

Feb 26, 2015Synopsys' embARC Open Software Platform Accelerates Development of ARC-based Embedded Systems for the Internet of Things
Online Access to Open Source Drivers, Operating Systems and Middleware Expands Ecosystem Support for Software Developers Implementing ARC Processor-based Designs

Feb 25, 2015Synopsys Co-CEO Aart de Geus to Speak at Morgan Stanley Technology, Media & Telecom Conference


Feb 18, 2015Synopsys Posts Financial Results for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015
Q1 2015 Financial Highlights

Feb 12, 2015Synopsys Expands VDK for Renesas RH850 Ethernet AVB and CAN-FD for Automotive System Software Development
Virtualizer Development Kit (VDK) Enables Tier 1 and OEM Companies to Start Development Early and Improve Software Quality for RH850-based MCU Designs

Feb 11, 2015Synopsys' New DesignWare DDR Explorer Tool Delivers Up to 20 Percent Improvement in DDR Memory Subsystem Efficiency
Performance Analysis Tool Accelerates Optimization of Address Mapping, Clock Frequency and Quality of Service for DesignWare DDR Memory Controller

Feb 04, 2015Synopsys Announces Earnings Release Date for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015


Feb 03, 2015ARM and Synopsys Collaboration Enables Optimized Implementation of ARM Cortex-A72 Processor-based SoCs with IC Compiler II
Synopsys' Design Solutions Enable Realization of Premium Mobile Experience with ARM's New Suite of IP

Feb 03, 2015Synopsys' New 25G/50G Ethernet Verification IP Enables Next-Generation Gigabit Designs
Native SystemVerilog Ethernet VIP and Source Code Test Suites Enhanced with Built-in-Coverage and Support for Protocol-aware Debug

Jan 29, 2015Synopsys' New DesignWare Medium Density NVM IP Family Reduces Die Cost by Up to 25 Percent
An Alternative to Embedded Flash Memory, NVM IP Eliminates Need for Extra Masks or Processing Steps for Analog ICs

Jan 22, 2015Synopsys' Silicon-Proven DesignWare HDMI IP Receives HDMI 2.0 Certification
Complete HDMI IP Solution with HDCP 2.2 Certification Meets Highest Security Standards for Ultra-High Definition Multimedia SoCs

Jan 21, 2015Synopsys Expands Memory Verification IP Portfolio with UFS, UniPro and eMMC to Accelerate Verification Closure for Mobile Designs


Jan 15, 2015Rockchip Achieves First-Pass Silicon Success with Synopsys DesignWare IP Portfolio
Accelerated Project Schedule for Mobile Application Processor SoC with DesignWare USB, HDMI and MIPI IP

Jan 07, 2015Synopsys Co-CEO Aart de Geus to Speak at 17th Annual Needham Growth Conference


Dec 17, 2014Synopsys' PrimeTime ADV Achieves Rapid Adoption for Fastest Timing Closure
Adopted by More than 70 Semiconductor Companies with Over 50 Tapeouts in First 9 Months

Dec 16, 2014Synopsys Appoints Janice Chaffin to Board of Directors


Dec 16, 2014Synopsys and Imec Expand TCAD Collaboration to 5 nm and Beyond
Enables Delivery of Accurate Sentaurus TCAD Models for Nanowire, FinFET and Tunnel-FET Transistors

Dec 15, 2014Synopsys Surpasses Milestone of 100 VC Apps on the Verdi Debug Solution


Dec 10, 2014Coverity Scan Report Shows Big Data Projects Reducing Defects to Take on Internet of Things
Apache Hadoop, HBase, Cassandra Among Leading Projects Making Steady Progress

Dec 09, 2014Synopsys' New LPDDR4 Verification IP Accelerates Verification Closure for High-Performance Low Power Designs
Native SystemVerilog-based Memory VIP Portfolio Expanded to Support JEDEC LPDDR4 with Built-in Coverage, Verification Plan and Protocol-aware Debug

Dec 08, 2014Synopsys Ships Over 5000 HAPS Prototyping Systems for Software Development, HW/SW Integration and System Validation
HAPS FPGA-based Prototyping Systems Help More Than 400 Companies Accelerate Time to First Prototype and Avoid Costly Device Re-Spins

Dec 08, 2014Latest Release of Synopsys' LightTools Delivers Advanced Features for Illumination Design
LightTools 8.2 Now Generally Available

Dec 08, 2014Synopsys' Latest Release of IC Compiler II Broadens Availability of the Power of 10X
Top Semiconductor Companies Quickly Adopting IC Compiler II to Tapeout Across Range of Technology Nodes

Dec 04, 2014Faraday Technology Corporation Selects Synopsys Virtualizer to Accelerate Software Development for SoC Designs
Virtualizer Enables Faraday Design Services' Customers to Start Software Development up to 12 Months before Hardware Availability

Dec 03, 2014Brian Beattie Named EVP, Business Operations and Chief Administrative Officer
Trac Pham Appointed Chief Financial Officer



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