SNUG 2017 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.

PLATINUM SPONSORS

ARM

ARM technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 90 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world's most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving ARM innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.


GLOBALFOUNDRIES

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 

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


TSMC

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 http://www.tsmc.com.

GOLD SPONSORS

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


SMIC 

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


Socionext

Socionext is a new, innovative enterprise that designs, develops and delivers System-on-Chip products to customers worldwide. The company is focused on imaging, networking and other dynamic technologies that drive today's leading-edge applications. Socionext combines world-class expertise, experience, and an extensive IP portfolio to provide exceptional solutions and ensure a better quality of experience for customers. Founded in 2015, Socionext Inc. is headquartered in Yokohama, and has offices in Japan, Asia, United States and Europe to lead its product development and sales activities. For more information, please visit Socionext.


UMC 

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 technology includes volume production 28nm gate-last High-K/Metal Gate technology, ultra-low power platform processes specifically engineered for IoT applications and the automotive industry's highest-rated AEC-Q100 Grade-0 capabilities for production of ICs found in cars. UMC's 10 wafer fabs are strategically located throughout Asia and are able to produce over 500,000 wafers per month. The company employs more than 17,000 people worldwide, with offices in Taiwan, China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and the United States. For more information please visit www.umc.com.

BRONZE SPONSORS

eSilicon Corporation

eSilicon, a leading independent semiconductor design and manufacturing solutions provider, guides customers through a fast, accurate, transparent, low-risk ASIC journey, from concept to volume production. Explore your options online with eSilicon STAR tools, engage with eSilicon experts, and take advantage of eSilicon semiconductor design, custom IP and IC manufacturing solutions through a flexible engagement model. eSilicon serves a wide variety of markets including the automotive, communications, computer, consumer, industrial products and medical segments. Get the data, decision-making power and technology you need for first-time-right results. 


Imagination

Imagination is a global technology leader whose products touch the lives of billions of people across the globe. The company’s broad range of silicon IP (intellectual property) includes the key processing blocks needed to create the SoCs (Systems on Chips) that power all mobile, consumer and embedded electronics. Its unique multimedia, processor and connectivity technologies enable its customers get to market quickly with complete and highly differentiated SoC platforms. Imagination’s licensees include many of the world’s leading semiconductor manufacturers, network operators and OEMs/ODMs who are creating some of the world’s most iconic products. See: www.imgtec.com.


TowerJazz 

TowerJazz manufactures ICs, offering a broad range of technologies including: SiGe, BiCMOS, MS/CMOS, RF CMOS, CMOS Image Sensor, Power Management and MEMS as well as a design enablement platform for a quick and accurate design cycle. TowerJazz 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 through TowerJazz Panasonic Semiconductor Company (TPSCo), established with Panasonic Corporation of which TowerJazz has the majority holding. Through TPSCo, TowerJazz provides leading edge 45nm CMOS, 65nm RF CMOS and 65nm 1.12um pixel technologies. For more information please visit TowerJazz.