2017-08-15 - Cadence

7nm-ready RAKs provide optimised RTL-to-GDS flow

To accelerate the adoption of ARM's latest processors, Cadence has delivered new 7nm-ready Rapid Adoption Kits for the Cortex-A75 and…

2017-08-01 - Synopsys

MediaTek adopts Synopsys prototyping for SoCs

HAPS prototyping is part of the Synopsys Verification Continuum platform, which is focused on accelerating the verification and software development…

2017-07-13 - Michael Allen

How ancillary services benefit PCB assembly

Besides PCB assembly, contract manufacturers offer other services that can help reduce a project's cost and lead time.

2017-07-07 - Rick Merritt

Moore’s Law end shakes industry

The industry may still be in denial about the future of Moore's Law. With no clear replacement for CMOS scaling,…

- Rick Merritt

Goodbye DRAMS, hello franken-systems

Domain-specific architectures will rise to improve performances in target markets.

2017-05-24 - Rick Merritt

Chinese start-up sells try-and-buy Si IP online

SiFive has a new embedded RISC-V core and a simple way to access its processor cores on its website. What's…

2017-04-10 - EE Times Asia

MCUXpresso IDE offers MCU design flexibility

Built to leverage the MCUXpresso SDK and Config Tools, the MCUXpresso IDE unifies Kinetis and LPC MCUs under a set…

2017-03-28 - EE Times Asia

Secure module for SoCs adds crypto acceleration

The DesignWare tRoot H5 HSM provides SoCs with a unique identity that cannot be tampered with, according to Synopsys.

2017-03-24 - Vivek Nanda

Synopsys compiles low-power ref. kit

The kit is based on a bitcoin mining SoC and is designed aid deployment of a Unified Power Format-based hierarchical…

2017-03-17 - Synopsys

Synopsys to develop interface IP for TSMC’s 12nm node

The DesignWare Interface, Analog and Foundation IP will help designers accelerate development of mobile SoCs, according to Synopsys.