|Mar 25, 2014||Synopsys Unveils Advanced Mixed-Signal Verification Initiative to Accelerate Regression Testing of Mixed-Signal SoCs|
Initial Components of Initiative Extend Proven Verification Methodology and Technologies for Mixed-Signal Applications
|Mar 04, 2014||Synopsys Introduces Verification Compiler to Enable 3X Productivity|
Synopsys Introduces Verification Compiler to enable 3X productivity and deliver next-generation software technologies for complete verification flow. Verification Compiler is a complete portfolio of integrated, next-generation verification technologies that include advanced debug, static and formal verification, simulation, verification IP and coverage closure to create a complete functional verification flow with a single product.
|Feb 25, 2014||Synopsys Delivers Industry’s Fastest Emulation System|
ZeBu Server-3 speeds hardware-software bring-up, OS boot and SoC verification by up to 4X for faster time-to-market on even the largest designs
|Feb 25, 2014||Imagination Technologies and Synopsys Collaborate to Enable Faster Emulation|
ZeBu Server-3 emulator achieves 3.5 MHz performance on PowerVR Series 6 GPU to speed driver development and SoC verification
|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