Siemens strengthens IC market commitment with acquisition of Solido Design Automation

November 21, 2017, anysilicon


Siemens has entered into an agreement to acquire Saskatoon, Canada-based Solido Design Automation Inc., a leading provider of variation-aware design and characterization software to semiconductor companies worldwide. Solido’s machine learning-based products are currently used in production at over 40 major companies, enabling them to design, verify, and manufacture more competitive

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Why is Analog increasingly important in the Digital Era?

November 20, 2017, anysilicon


Since its invention in the `60s, integrated circuit development has seen an aggressive and cyclic pace for improvement pushed by specific disruptive applications. These once were military/aerospace, mainframe computer, minicomputer, personal computers, networking, mobile and more recently smartphones. The traditional approach has always been to make the most out of

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Cadence to Expand High-Speed Communications IP Portfolio with Acquisition of nusemi inc

November 20, 2017, anysilicon


Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that it has acquired nusemi inc, a company focused on the development of ultra-high-speed Serializer/Deserializer (SerDes) communications IP.
SerDes solutions enable high-speed communications between chips, backplane and long-haul optical interconnect by converting between parallel data and extremely high-speed serial data streams with

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Sankalp Semiconductor receives STPI Highest Exporter Award

November 17, 2017, anysilicon


Sankalp Semiconductor, a design service company offering comprehensive digital & mixed signal SoC services and solutions, today received an award from Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) for being the Highest Exporter – ITES in the Hubballi Region award. Sankalp Semiconductor has consecutively third time won the award. According to

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UltraSoC selected by Microsemi for growing RISC-V product range

November 16, 2017, anysilicon

Microprocessor in hand in front of chip layout

UltraSoC today announced that Microsemi, a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, has licensed UltraSoC’s universal analytics and embedded intelligence platform for use in an expanding range of Microsemi products based on the RISC-V open source processor architecture.
This latest engagement for UltraSoC extends

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Open-Silicon Expands Networking IP Portfolio to Address High-Bandwidth Ethernet Endpoint and Ethernet Transport Applications

November 15, 2017, anysilicon

Sprinter leaving starting blocks on the running track. Explosive

Open-Silicon today announced the availability of a comprehensive IP subsystem targeted at high-bandwidth networking applications. The subsystem expands on Open-Silicon’s existing high speed chip-to-chip Interlaken interface IP to include Ethernet Physical Coding Sublayer (PCS), Flex Ethernet (FlexE) and multi-channel multi-rate Forward Error Correction (FEC) IPs targeted for Ethernet endpoint and

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