Cadence Design Systems has agreed to buy the AWR RF-design company from its current owner National Instruments for approximately $160m.
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Cadence has followed its launched of a parallelizable EM simulator with one that focuses on the thermal behavior of ICs through to multi-PCB assemblies.
Moving design and verification activities into the cloud poses challenges. Next month's inaugural ES Design West will offer practical guidance.
AI, its system design implications and its impact on EDA tools themselves will be a key theme for ES Design West next month.
SEMI and the Design Automation Conference (DAC) have agreed to schedule the the US event for EDA alongside Semicon West in 2020 and 2021.
Analyst Rich Valera points to China as a major source of EDA tool growth despite short-term tensions with the US government.
Cadence has developed a version of its Protium prototyping engine that supports larger designs and which is intended to go into data-center racks.
Cadence and OneSpin are applying various forms of machine learning to their tools to automate formal verification.
Cadence has launched a web-based EDA service the company hopes will ease the transition from self-hosted computing to more flexible cloud-based development.
Early access to tools for new processes is helping Moortec deliver IP to determine the real-time health of on-chip circuits.
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