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Self-driving cars. Machines that learn. Lightning-fast communication across billions of devices in the datasphere. Synopsys technology is at the heart of innovations that are changing the way people work and play in our era of Smart Everything. We provide the world’s most advanced technologies for chip design, verification, IP integration, and software security and quality testing. In short, we help our customers innovate from silicon to software so they can bring Smart Everything to life.

 

From Silicon to Software

Why Wait Days for Results? The Next Frontier for Power Verification

Learn why SoC emulation is the next frontier for power system optimization, helping chip designers shift power verification left in the SoC design flow.

Jul 29, 2021
What’s Driving the Demand for 200G, 400G, and 800G Ethernet?

Hyperscale data centers are driving demand for high-bandwidth Ethernet protocols at speeds up to 800G to support HPC, AI, video streaming, and cloud computing.

Jul 28, 2021
Customer Spotlight: Aaroh Labs Delivers Rapid Design of Advanced-Node SoCs

Synopsys customer Aaroh Labs's expertise in SoC design, post-silicon validation & analog components facilitates innovation in large, complex, multi-core chips.

Jul 27, 2021
Entering the SysMoore Era: Synopsys Co-CEO Aart de Geus on the Need for AI-Designed Chips

Synopsys co-CEO Aart de Geus explains how AI has become an important chip design tool as semiconductor companies continue to innovate in the SysMoore Era.

Jul 23, 2021
Take the Guesswork Out of Designing Your New Product Architecture

We explain how virtual prototyping eliminates ASIC design bugs before RTL, and how chip architecture design modeling correlates key performance attributes.

Jul 21, 2021
AI and AI Chip Design – A New “Chicken and Egg” Riddle

Learn how artificial intelligence is used in the chip design process, helping designers from around the world create better AI chips for growing AI workloads.

Jul 15, 2021
3DIC Design: Optimizing PPA Per Cubic mm Requires a New Approach

3DIC technology is enjoying a surge in popularity; learn how IC design engineering innovations help chip designers take a silicon-first approach to 3DIC design.

Jul 14, 2021
Running a Trillion-Cycle Application Workload with Fast SoC Emulation

Explore the impact of high-performance SoC emulation on chip design & learn how full-visibility debugging gives designers a jump on SoC verification.

Jul 13, 2021
Protecting Automotive OTA Software Updates from Security Threats

Learn about automotive cybersecurity best practices and NHTSA guidelines for securing OTA vehicle software updates to protect connected vehicles.

Jul 8, 2021
Empowered By Real-World Software to Find Power Bugs

We explain how to find dynamic power & leakage power bugs during SoC verification, using pre-silicon emulation for full-stack system-level power analysis.

Jul 7, 2021
Ever Wonder What Drives Worldwide Innovation?

Sr. Director Mike Gianfagna explains why chip design & EDA are in the global spotlight, and how semiconductors fuel technological innovation around the world.

Jun 30, 2021
How EDA in the Cloud Fuels Semiconductor Innovation

Cloud-based EDA tools are sparking innovation in the semiconductor design industry, learn how they help chip designers meet time, quality, and cost targets.

Jun 29, 2021

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Chalk Talks Featuring Synopsys

Yield Explorer and SiliconDash
Once a design goes to tape-out, the real challenges begin. Teams find themselves drowning in data from design-process-test during production ramp-up, and have to cope with data from numerous sources in different formats in the manufacturing test supply chain. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Mark Laird of Synopsys in part three of our series on the Silicon LifeCycle Management (SLM) platform, discussing how Yield Explorer and SiliconDash give valuable insight to engineering and manufacturing teams.
Apr 12, 2021
14,461 views
In-Chip Sensing and PVT Monitoring
In-chip monitoring can significantly alter the lifecycle management landscape. By taking advantage of modern techniques, today’s more complex designs can be optimized even after they are deployed. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Stephen Crosher of Synopsys about silicon lifecycle management and how to take full advantage of the optimization opportunities available for scalability, reliability, and much more.
Mar 19, 2021
17,331 views
Silicon Lifecycle Management (SLM)
Wouldn’t it be great if we could keep on analyzing our IC designs once they are in the field? After all, simulation and lab measurements can never tell the whole story of how devices will behave in real-world use. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Randy Fish of Synopsys about gaining better insight into IC designs through the use of embedded monitors and sensors, and how we can enable a range of new optimizations throughout the lifecycle of our designs.
Feb 25, 2021
20,560 views
Accelerating Physical Verification Productivity Part Two
Physical verification of IC designs at today’s advanced process nodes requires an immense amount of processing power. But, getting your design and verification tools to take full advantage of the compute resources available can be a challenge. In this episode of Chalk Talk, Amelia Dalton chats with Manoz Palaparthi of Synopsys about dramatically improving the performance of your physical verification process. 
Jan 27, 2021
23,709 views

 

Synopsys Designer’s Digest

PrimeLib Next-Gen Library Characterization - Providing Accelerated Access to Advanced Process Nodes
What’s driving the need for a best-in-class solution for library characterization? In the latest Synopsys Designer’s Digest, learn about various SoC design challenges, requirements, and innovative technologies that deliver faster time-to-market with golden signoff quality. Learn how Synopsys’ PrimeLib™ solution addresses the increase in complexity and accuracy needs for advanced nodes and provides designers and foundries accelerated turn-around time and compute resource optimization.
Jul 14, 2021

 

Featured Videos from Synopsys

Accelerate Intelligent SLAM with DesignWare ARC EV Processor IP
Simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM) algorithms build a map and determine location in the map at the same time. But how can you speed up the results? This demo shows how ARC EV processor IP with CNN engine accelerates KudanSLAM algorithms.
Jul 30, 2021
1,753 views
Vibrant Super Resolution (SR-GAN) with DesignWare ARC EV Processor IP
Super resolution constructs high-res images from low-res. Neural networks like SR-GAN can generate missing data to achieve impressive results. This demo shows SR-GAN running on ARC EV processor IP from Synopsys to generate beautiful images.
Jul 30, 2021
1,838 views
Design Success with Foundation IP & Fusion Compiler
When is 1+1 greater than 2? When using DesignWare Foundation IP & Fusion Compiler! Join Raymond and Yung in their discussion of a customer that benefited from the combination of Fusion Compiler’s machine learning and Foundation IP cells and macros.
Jul 7, 2021
20,326 views
DesignWare Controller and PHY IP for PCIe 6.0
See a demo of Synopsys’ complete IP solution for PCIe 6.0 technology showing the controller operating at 64GT/s in FLIT mode and the PAM-4 PHY in 5-nm process achieving two orders of magnitude better BER with 32dB PCIe channel.
Jul 6, 2021
20,595 views
Kyocera Super Resolution Printer with ARC EV Vision IP
See the amazing image processing features that Kyocera’s TASKalfa 3554ci brings to their customers.
Jun 3, 2021
25,970 views
Industry’s First USB4 Silicon Success
USB4 offers up to 40Gbps speeds for incredibly fast connections. Join Synopsys to see the first demonstration of USB4 IP in silicon, along with real TX eyes for DesignWare USB4, DisplayPort, and USB 3.x IP.
May 14, 2021
28,128 views
What’s Hot: DesignWare Logic Library IP for TSMC N5
Designing for N5? Josefina Hobbs details the latest info and customer results on Logic Library IP for TSMC N5. Whether performance, power, area or routability are your key concerns, Synopsys Library IP helps you meet your toughest design challenges.
May 14, 2021
27,515 views
Super Resolution with ARC EV Processor IP
Interested in upscaling images with AI? Join Gordon Cooper for an update on SR-GAN with ARC EV Processors.
May 14, 2021
27,145 views