High-Performance, Low-Power IP Enables Designers of Mobile and Consumer SoCs Using Mie Processes to Reduce Design RiskMOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 1, 2015 — (PRNewswire) —
- Broad portfolio of Synopsys' DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP for the Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 40LP process is immediately available
- As part of Synopsys' Foundry-Sponsored IP Program, the DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP is available at no cost to qualified licensees
- Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 40LP process offers 50 percent lower power consumption at the same operating speed compared to previous Mie process technologies
- Broad portfolio of DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP delivers high performance with low leakage and active power
Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced the availability of DesignWare® Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP for the Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 40-nanometer low-power (40LP) process. Designers using the Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 40LP process can integrate DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP to optimize the power efficiency and performance of their designs. The IP is made available through Synopsys' Foundry-Sponsored IP Program, which enables designers to license the DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP at no cost.
"The availability of DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP on the Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor 40LP process enables our mutual customers to reduce design risk," said Masahiro Chijiiwa, director and corporate executive officer, (technology development), Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor. "The combination of our 40LP process and Synopsys' comprehensive portfolio of logic libraries and embedded memories enables designers to speed SoC development and quickly ramp to volume production."
DesignWare Logic Libraries give engineers the ability to optimize their entire SoC design for speed and energy efficiency by including 9-track high-density and 12-track high-speed libraries with long channels, and power optimization kits to reduce power consumption. High-speed, high-density and low-voltage DesignWare Embedded Memories offer multiple power management modes including light sleep, deep sleep and shutdown-with-retention to enable designers to meet aggressive power targets and extend the battery life of their products.
"As the leading supplier of physical IP, Synopsys provides designers with silicon-proven logic library and embedded memory IP that supports a range of process technologies for leading foundries," said John Koeter, vice president of marketing for IP and prototyping at Synopsys. "By offering DesignWare Logic Library and Embedded Memory IP for Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor's 40LP process, Synopsys enables designers to incorporate necessary low-power features for longer battery life in their mobile and consumer products."
The DesignWare Logic Libraries and Embedded Memories supporting Mie Fujitsu Semiconductor's 40LP process are now available at no cost to qualified licensees as part of Synopsys' Foundry-Sponsored IP Program.
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, wired and wireless interface IP, security 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.
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 16th 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 quality and security solutions. Whether you're a system-on-chip (SoC) designer creating advanced semiconductors, or a software developer writing applications that require the highest quality and security, Synopsys has the solutions needed to deliver innovative, high-quality, secure products. Learn more at www.synopsys.com.
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