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RSoft Component Design Suite 2014.09 Service Release 1 Available Now

The RSoft™ Component Design Suite 2014.09 Service Release 1 (2014.09-1), now available, provides a number of bug fixes and other improvements.

Note: This service release is supported only on the Windows platform.

Issues Resolved in RSoft Component Design Suite 2014.09-1

This service release corrects several issues, including the following:

  • Implements automatic SCL server restart in case of dongle removal/reinsertion or sleep/hibernation.
  • Provides improved floating point consistency for DiffractMOD™ and ModePROP™.

Please refer to the RSoft Component Design Suite 2014.09-1 readme file, which is available on SolvNet, for more details about these and other updates included in the release.

Software and License File Download Instructions

Customers in the U.S., Canada, and Other Direct-Sales Locations

Software and license key files for RSoft product customers in the U.S., Canada and other direct-sales locations are available on the Synopsys SolvNet website. You will need the following to install RSoft products version 2014.09-1:

Complete instructions about obtaining your RSoft products software, license key files and the SCL installer are available in the RSoft Installation Guide at

To learn more about navigating SolvNet to obtain RSoft products software and license key files, view our SolvNet overview video.

International Customers

For international customers working with distributors, you will continue to obtain your software and license key files from your local RSoft software distributor. Your distributor will provide the SCL installer that enables the licensing functionality. See the Synopsys Optical Solutions Group Global Contacts page for contact information. If your country is not listed on the Distributors page referenced above, please contact us at for instructions.