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Agilent Technologies to Display Latest Wireless Test Solutions at CTIA WIRELESS 2010

SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 9, 2010 — Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced it will demonstrate the latest wireless test and measurement solutions at CTIA WIRELESS 2010, March 23-25, Las Vegas Convention Center, Booth 2427. Agilent’s test solutions address the latest wireless technologies, including LTE, TD-LTE, 3GPP W-CDMA, HSPA+, E-EDGE (EDGE Evolution), UMA/GAN, WiMAX™, and femtocells.

CTIA WIRELESS 2010 is the premier event for all things wireless. While testing mobile devices, diagnosing infrastructure, and optimizing networks are hidden from consumers, they are critical success factors for wireless manufacturers and operators. Helping the wireless industry deal with the most advanced … Read More → "Agilent Technologies to Display Latest Wireless Test Solutions at CTIA WIRELESS 2010"

Synopsys Galaxy Custom Designer Accelerates Analog/Mixed-Signal Engineering Productivity with Built-in DRC Visualization and Correction

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 9, 2010 – Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, today announced that it has enhanced its Galaxy Custom Designer(TM) solution with the addition of SmartDRD, an innovative design-rules-driven technology. SmartDRD technology enables layout engineers to more quickly achieve design-rule-check (DRC) clean designs with significantly reduced effort for analogue and custom designs. SmartDRD automates many DRC repair tasks, reducing hours of manual effort to mere seconds.

Driven by the need to manage increasing design complexity and ever-growing design rule counts and their interrelationships, SmartDRD … Read More → "Synopsys Galaxy Custom Designer Accelerates Analog/Mixed-Signal Engineering Productivity with Built-in DRC Visualization and Correction"

Imec and Synopsys collaborate on 3D stacked IC development

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – March 9, 2010 – Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS), a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design, verification and manufacturing, and the Belgian nanoelectronics research center, imec, today announced they have entered into a collaboration to use Synopsys TCAD (Technology Computer-Aided Design) finite-element method tools for characterising and optimising the reliability and electrical performance of through-silicon vias (TSVs). The collaboration will accelerate the development of 3D stacked IC technologies.

While considered an emerging technology, 3D stacked IC complements conventional transistor scaling and allows multiple chips to be stacked and integrated into a single package. … Read More → "Imec and Synopsys collaborate on 3D stacked IC development"

Magma Announces Agenda for MUSIC Silicon Valley Users Conference

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 3, 2010 –– Magma® Design Automation Inc. (Nasdaq: LAVA), a provider of chip design software, today announced the final agenda for the MUSIC users conference in Silicon Valley on March 10 in San Jose. The program will feature parallel tracks of technical presentations and tutorials given by Magma users, design industry experts and Magma’s engineering research and development staff, and an exposition of Magma partners. Magma CEO Rajeev Madhavan will deliver a keynote address entitled, “The Electronic Ocean.”</ … Read More → "Magma Announces Agenda for MUSIC Silicon Valley Users Conference"

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