Synopsys Announces Availability of DesignWare IP on Samsung 14LPP and 10LPP Process Technologies

Synopsys Announces Availability of DesignWare IP on Samsung 14LPP and 10LPP Process Technologies

Silicon-Proven IP Portfolio Provides Low-Risk Path to Silicon Success for SoC Designs on Samsung’s Advanced Process Technologies

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ —

Highlights:

  • DesignWare Interface IP portfolio for Samsung 14LPP and 10LPP processes includes USB 3.1/3.0/2.0, PCI Express 4.0, HDMI 2.1/2.0, LPDDR4 and DDR4
  • IP development builds on long history of successful collaboration, which has resulted in millions of units shipped with high-quality DesignWare IP on Samsung’s process technologies

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq:SNPS), today announced availability of a broad portfolio of DesignWare® IP on Samsung Electronics’ 14LPP and 10LPP process technologies including USB 3.1/3.0/2.0, PCI Express® 4.0, HDMI 2.1/2.0, LPDDR4 and DDR4. This latest development on Samsung’s advanced process technologies builds on more than 10 years of successful collaboration between the two companies, providing designers with high-quality IP that enables them to lower integration risk and achieve first-pass silicon success.

“Samsung Foundry’s collaboration with Synopsys over the last decade has enabled our mutual customers to achieve silicon success in millions of production units,” said Ryan Lee, vice president of Foundry Marketing Team at Samsung Electronics. “As designs get more complex and migrate to advanced technologies, it is very important to partner with Synopsys to develop high-quality IP solutions that enable our customers to differentiate their products, accelerate schedules and quickly ramp into production with our 14LPP and 10LPP process technologies.”

“Our long and successful collaboration with Samsung Foundry has enabled us to provide designers with a broad portfolio of silicon-proven DesignWare IP on Samsung’s process technologies ranging from 180-nm to 10-nm,” said John Koeter, vice president of marketing for IP at Synopsys. “As the leading provider of physical IP with more than 75 test chip tapeouts on FinFET processes, Synopsys makes significant investments in developing IP on advanced nodes to help designers meet their power, performance and area targets.”

Availability

  • DesignWare USB 3.0 and HDMI 2.0 for Samsung 14LPP process are available now.  
  • DesignWare USB 2.0, USB 3.1, PCI Express 4.0, HDMI 2.1, LPDDR4, and DDR4 for Samsung 14LPP and 10LPP processes are scheduled to be available and silicon validated in the second half of 2017.

About DesignWare IP

Synopsys is a leading provider of high-quality, silicon-proven IP solutions for SoC designs. The broad DesignWare IP portfolio includes logic libraries, embedded memories, embedded test, analog IP, complete interface IP solutions consisting of controller, PHY and next-generation verification IP, embedded processors and subsystems. To accelerate prototyping, software development and integration of IP into SoCs, Synopsys’ IP Accelerated initiative offers IP prototyping kits, IP software development kits and IP subsystems. Synopsys’ extensive investment in IP quality, comprehensive technical support and robust IP development methodology enables designers to reduce integration risk and accelerate time-to-market. For more information on DesignWare IP, visit http://www.synopsys.com/designware.

About Synopsys

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) is the Silicon to Software™ partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day. As the world’s 15th largest software company, Synopsys has a long history of being a global leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP and is also growing its leadership in software security and quality solutions. Whether you’re a system-on-chip (SoC) designer creating advanced semiconductors, or a software developer writing applications that require the highest security and quality, Synopsys has the solutions needed to deliver innovative, high-quality, secure products. Learn more at www.synopsys.com.

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Salesforce Announces Strategic Agreement with Dell Technologies

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Salesforce Announces Strategic Agreement with Dell Technologies

Salesforce’s Intelligent Customer Success Platform to connect Dell Technologies’ sales, service, marketing and more

Salesforce Einstein artificial intelligence to make customer interactions smarter and more predictive

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SAN FRANCISCO, May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), the global leader in CRM, and Dell Technologies today announced a strategic technology agreement. Extending the long-standing relationship between the two companies, Dell Technologies will expand the use of Salesforce’s market-leading sales, service, and marketing applications and CRM platform, which have been made smarter by Einstein artificial intelligence, to thousands of Dell Technologies employees worldwide, empowering them to deliver even greater customer success.

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Salesforce will provide Dell Technologies a flexible platform to bring together sales, service, marketing and more, enabling a more unified customer experience. Dell Technologies customer contact centers worldwide will now have access to Service Cloud Einstein, integrating with the existing Sales Cloud footprint. In addition, the companies will use Dell Boomi’s leading cloud-native connection platform to rapidly move large volumes of data between the businesses.

Comments on the News
“Salesforce is excited to power Dell’s customer success, as Michael once again reshapes the technology landscape,” said Marc Benioff, chairman and CEO, Salesforce. “Our Intelligent Customer Success platform is enabling Dell Technologies to deliver a unified customer experience across all of its great companies in their sales, service and marketing organizations.”

“At Dell Technologies, we are 100 percent focused on our customers and on delivering the best customer experiences in the world,” said Michael Dell, chairman and CEO, Dell Technologies. “Salesforce is helping bring together all of our customer interactions across our family of businesses, which is huge for us, and with the addition of Einstein artificial intelligence, we can make each of those interactions smarter.”

About Salesforce
Salesforce, the global CRM leader, empowers companies to connect with their customers in a whole new way. For more information about Salesforce (NYSE: CRM), visit: http://www.salesforce.com.

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Cadence Digital, Signoff and Custom/Analog Tools Enabled on Samsung’s 7LPP and 8LPP Process Technologies

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Cadence Digital, Signoff and Custom/Analog Tools Enabled on Samsung’s 7LPP and 8LPP Process Technologies

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SAN JOSE, Calif., May 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that its digital, signoff and custom/analog tools are enabled on Samsung Electronics’ 7LPP and 8LPP process technologies. The 7LPP and 8LPP process technologies continue to deliver power, performance and area optimizations with additional scaling benefits over previous generations of advanced FinFET nodes, and customers can begin working on early designs using these next-generation technologies.

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The Cadence custom/analog, digital and signoff tools meet Samsung’s requirements, which can enable foundry customers to create complex, advanced-node mobile and other vertical market designs using Samsung’s 7LPP and 8LPP process technologies. To learn more about the Cadence® digital and signoff solutions, visit www.cadence.com/go/samsung7nm8nmdands. For information about the Cadence custom/analog solutions, visit www.cadence.com/go/samsung7nm8nmcanda.

The digital and signoff tools currently enabled on the Samsung 7LPP process include the Innovus Implementation System and Physical Verification System for DRC. The custom/analog tools enabled on the Samsung 7LPP process include the Virtuoso® Advanced-Node Platform, which consists of the Spectre® Accelerated Parallel Simulator (APS), the Spectre Extensive Partitioning Simulator (XPS), the Virtuoso ADE Product Suite, the Virtuoso Layout Suite, and the Virtuoso Schematic Editor. The Quantus QRC Extraction Solution and Physical Verification System for Layout Versus Schematic (LVS) and Manufacturability and Variability Solutions (MVS) are expected to be enabled on the 7nm LPP process by the end of June 2017.

The digital and signoff tools currently enabled on the Samsung 8LPP process include the Innovus Implementation System, Quantus QRC Extraction Solution and Physical Verification System. The custom/analog tools enabled on the Samsung 8LPP process include the Virtuoso Advanced-Node Platform, which consists of the Spectre Accelerated Parallel Simulator (APS), Spectre Extensive Partitioning Simulator (XPS), the Virtuoso ADE Product Suite, the Virtuoso Layout Suite, and the Virtuoso Schematic Editor.

“We’ve worked closely with Cadence to ensure that its custom/analog, digital and signoff tools enable customers to quickly and easily experience the benefits of our advanced-node process technologies,” said Jaehong Park, senior vice president of the Foundry Design Team at Samsung Electronics. “Enabling tools early is essential for our customers to deliver designs to their high-volume customers within tight market windows.”

“The Cadence tools that are enabled allow customers to achieve optimized power, performance and area results and remain competitive within their respective markets,” said Dr. Anirudh Devgan, executive vice president and general manager of the Digital & Signoff Group and the System & Verification Group at Cadence. “The close collaboration and efficient working model between Cadence and Samsung Foundry provides customers with confidence that these complex, advanced-node FinFET designs can be implemented quickly.”

About Cadence

Cadence enables electronic systems and semiconductor companies to create the innovative end products that are transforming the way people live, work and play. Cadence software, hardware and semiconductor IP are used by customers to deliver products to market faster. The company’s System Design Enablement strategy helps customers develop differentiated products—from chips to boards to systems—in mobile, consumer, cloud datacenter, automotive, aerospace, IoT, industrial and other market segments. Cadence is listed as one of Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Learn more at cadence.com.

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