Cloud native EDA tools & pre-optimized hardware platforms
RSoft Photonic Device Tools, Synopsys OptSim, and Synopsys OptoCompiler & Synopsys OptoDesigner
Synopsys Photonic Solutions software and license key files for direct-sales customers are available on the Synopsys SolvNetPlus site at http://solvnet.synopsys.com. The Photonic Solutions tools appear in the product list with names starting with the prefix ‘PS’ and 'OptoCompiler'; note that each group contains the same files, you only need to download the Photonic Solutions installer once.
If you do not already have a SolvNetPlus account, use the link above and register for an account. Use your organization’s email address and site ID. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
For customers working with a distributor, please contact your local Synopsys products software distributor to obtain your software and license files.
If your country is not listed on our Global Contacts page, please contact us at email@example.com for instructions.
Make sure you have the license file, installer(s), and USB dongle (if applicable) that corresponds to the software you are installing.
Download the Photonic Solutions Installation Guide with detailed instructions for installing on Windows or Linux operating systems. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org in case you experience issues with installation or enabling the licenses.
The PIC Design Suite Installation Quick Start Guide provides a high-level overview of the installation process of OptoDesigner and OptSim with links to more details about the installation process.
Process Design Kits (PDKs) provide photonic IC designers the ability to use pre-qualified and characterized building blocks from which to build up their circuits. This saves designers time and reduces potential errors.
PDKs can include:
Synopsys Photonic IC Platform provides access to more than 30 foundry-specific PDKs to provide PDK-driven custom and hybrid design capabilities.
PDKs can be obtained from the foundry of your choice. Contact email@example.com if you need assistance.
Create a SolvNetPlus account at http://solvnetplus.synopsys.com/ to download installation and license files, access knowledge articles, production documentation, on-demand eLearning content and more.
Photonic Solutions enewsletters are sent quarterly to current customers.