SNUG 2018 Worldwide Sponsors

Synopsys extends a sincere thank you to our SNUG Sponsors worldwide. Connecting with users at each local conference, our sponsors showcase their products and how they integrate with Synopsys solutions. Please visit the SNUG Proceedings Library to see how engineers around the world are using a blend of Synopsys and SNUG Sponsor technologies to solve their most difficult design challenges.



Arm technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. Our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 100 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer.


GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the world's first full-service semiconductor foundry with a truly global footprint. Launched in 2009, the company has quickly achieved scale as the second largest foundry in the world, providing a unique combination of advanced technology and manufacturing to more than 250 customers. With operations in Singapore, Germany and the United States, GLOBALFOUNDRIES is the only foundry that offers the flexibility and security of manufacturing centers spanning three continents. The company's five 300mm fabs and five 200mm fabs provide the full range of process technologies from mainstream to the leading-edge. GLOBALFOUNDRIES is owned by Mubadala Development Company. For more information, visit GLOBALFOUNDRIES.

Samsung Foundry

Samsung's foundry business is dedicated to support fabless and IDM semiconductor companies to achieve market success with advanced IC designs. As part of Samsung Electronics' Semiconductor Business, the world leader in semiconductor manufacturing, Samsung Foundry has deep expertise in advanced process technologies, design technologies, as well as a long, proven track record in high-volume manufacturing. For more information, please visit Samsung Foundry


TSMC is the world’s largest dedicated semiconductor foundry, providing the industry’s leading process technology and the foundry segment’s largest portfolio of process-proven libraries, IPs, design tools and reference flows. The Company’s owned capacity in 2016 reached above 10 million (12-inch equivalent) wafers, including capacity from three advanced 12-inch GIGAFAB® facilities, four eight-inch fabs, one six-inch fab, as well as TSMC’s wholly owned subsidiaries, WaferTech and TSMC China. TSMC is the first foundry to provide both 20nm and 16nm production capabilities. Its corporate headquarters are in Hsinchu, Taiwan. For more information about TSMC, please visit



ANSYS is the global leader in engineering simulation. From rockets and airplanes, to automobiles, computers, mobile devices and wearable technology – ANSYS software plays a critical role in product creation. Through our strategy of Pervasive Engineering Simulation, we help the world’s most innovative companies deliver radically better products to their customers. By offering the best and broadest portfolio of engineering simulation software, we help them solve the most complex design challenges and create products limited only by imagination. For more information, please visit ANSYS


Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation ("SMIC"; NYSE: SMI; SEHK: 981) is one of the leading semiconductor foundries in the world and the largest and most advanced foundry in mainland China. SMIC provides integrated circuit (IC) foundry and technology services at 0.35-micron to 28-nanometer. Headquartered in Shanghai, China, SMIC has a 300mm wafer fabrication facility (fab) and a 200mm mega-fab in Shanghai; a 300mm mega-fab and a second majority owned 300mm fab under development for advance nodes in Beijing; and 200mm fabs in Tianjin and Shenzhen. SMIC also has marketing and customer service offices in the U.S., Europe, Japan, and Taiwan, and a representative office in Hong Kong. For more information, please visit SMIC


UMC (NYSE: UMC, TWSE: 2303) is a leading global semiconductor foundry that provides advanced IC production for applications spanning every major sector of the electronics industry. The company’s sophisticated technologies include high volume 28nm High-K/Metal-Gate, volume production 14nm FinFET, ultra-low power platform processes specifically engineered for IoT applications and the automotive industry’s highest-rated AEC-Q100 Grade-0 auto IC manufacturing capabilities. UMC’s 11 fabs are strategically located throughout Asia with a total maximum production capacity of more than 600,000 wafers per month. The company employs approximately 20,000 people worldwide, with offices in Taiwan, China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the United States. For more information, please visit


Alchip Technologies

Founded in 2003, Alchip Technologies Ltd. is a leading provider of silicon design and manufacturing solutions for system companies developing complex and high-volume ASIC and system-on-chip (SoC). Alchip’s products are mainly used in HPC, AI, Fintech Block Chain, Cryptocurrency, IoT and consumer electronics devices like cameras, mobile phones, medical equipment, gaming machines. It provides services intended to enable customers to cost-effectively address the challenging complex silicon design and fast time to market. Alchip is a public company listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) under ticker number 3661. For more information, please visit

Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 

Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor is a pure-play foundry based on 300mm wafer manufacturing facilities located in Mie prefecture, Japan. We provide wafer foundry services at 90nm to 40nm, focusing on "ultra-low power" and "embedded non-volatile memory" technologies. To realize ultra-low power consumption, we adopted “DDC” (Deeply Depleted Channel) technology. "DDC" is a unique technology having transistors that can work at ultra-low voltage and leak. "Plug-In Flash" is our new technology which enables to manufacture an embedded flash memory on a generic logic process, without affecting the characteristics of transistors and other devices. Through our high value-added technologies and services, we contribute to realization of a smart society Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor


TowerJazz (, the global specialty foundry leader, specializes in manufacturing analog integrated circuits for more than 300 customers worldwide, the leaders in growing markets such as automotive, medical, industrial, consumer, IoT, and aerospace and defense, among others. TowerJazz offers a broad range of technologies including: SiGe, BiCMOS, Power and Mixed-Signal/CMOS, RF CMOS, CMOS image sensor, and MEMS as well as design enablement for a quick and accurate design cycle. TowerJazz also offers process transfer services to IDMs and fabless companies that need to expand capacity. TowerJazz operates two manufacturing facilities in Israel, two in the U.S. and three in Japan.