ZeBu EP1

Industry’s Fastest Billion Gates Emulation System

ZeBu® EP1 emulation system is the industry’s first 10 MHz emulator, utilizing Synopsys’ proven direct-connect architecture to optimize design communication to accelerate the hardware and software verification for SoC designs of up to 2 billion gates. With ZeBu EP1 users can achieve unmatched performance while supporting all familiar emulation use cases.

ZeBu EP1 Emulation System


  • Industry’s fastest emulation system
  • At-speed, Full visibility debug
  • Industry leading virtual integrations
  • Industry’s lowest total cost of ownership
  • Unmatched reliability

ZeBu EP1 leverages new hardware and software technologies to enable at-speed, full visibility debug providing design teams unprecedented capabilities for complex system on chip HW and SW development.

ZeBu EP1 builds on top of the broadest portfolio of transactors enabling emulation with the latest protocol standards. Hybrid emulation, pioneered by Synopsys with industry leaders, delivers the ease of use and performance for pre-silicon software bring-up.

Due to its architecture it delivers all of that while maintaining the lowest total cost of ownership and highest reliability, both hallmarks of the Synopsys ZeBu product family.