Category Archives: ASIC Design

Use Analog ASICs to Eliminate the Threat Posed by Counterfeit Chips

March 13, 2017, anysilicon

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Global information company IHS was recently quoted as confirming that one out of every four counterfeit parts reported last year were for Analog ICs. While the media focus of the counterfeiting problem has been primarily military/aerospace as it relates to national defense and homeland security, the fact is that the

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An Introduction to On-Chip Variation (OCV)

February 28, 2017, anysilicon

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On Chip Variation (OCV) is an increasing problem that starts at 130nm and its effects are increasing with smaller process nodes. And On-Chip Variation (OCV) is one of them, specifically for Static Timing Analysis.
 
The first task is to find all possible sources variation, and find out how these

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Faraday: World’s First ISO 26262 Certified ASIC Service Company

January 19, 2017, anysilicon

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Hsinchu, Taiwan — Jan. 19 2017 — Faraday Technology Corporation (TWSE: 3035), a leading ASIC design service and IP provider, has received the certificate of ISO 26262 (Road vehicles-functional safety) from SGS-TÜV Saar on its design development process. Faraday is the first ASIC design service company in the world approved

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eInfochips Positioned in the Leadership Zone for Semiconductor Services

January 17, 2017, anysilicon

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eInfochips, a leading Product Engineering and Software R&D services firm, recently announced that the company was rated in the “Leadership Zone” for Semiconductor services by Zinnov, in its annual “Zinnov Zones 2016 PES” ratings. eInfochips was also recognized under “Execution Zone” for Aerospace, Industrial Automation, Medical Devices, and Consumer Software.
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AnSem expands operations in Enschede, The Netherlands

December 22, 2016, anysilicon

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Leuven, December 20th 2016 – AnSem NV, the leading analog, RF and mixed-signal ASIC solutions company expands its operations, opening an office in Enschede, The Netherlands.
 
The Dutch design center will be headed by Clemens Mensink, who has over 20 years of IC experience. AnSem BV will be located

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HDL Design House Selected as ARM Approved Design Partner

December 20, 2016, anysilicon

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Belgrade, Serbia – December 20th, 2016 – HDL Design House, a provider of high-performance digital and analog IP cores and system-on-chip (SoC) design and verification services, has joined the ARM® Approved Design Partner program, through which leading SoC design houses are recognized by ARM as accredited partners in specific technologies

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