PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

Written by / Agency / Source: Synopsys, Inc.

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Synopsys Announces STMicroelectronics' Adoption of IC Compiler for CPU and GPU Implementation - Gigahertz Performance, Coupled with Energy-Efficiency Requirements, Drive the Switch to IC Compiler - Synopsys.com
Synopsys Announces STMicroelectronics' Adoption of IC Compiler for CPU and GPU Implementation

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Mountain View, CA, United States, 2014/03/11 - Gigahertz Performance, Coupled with Energy-Efficiency Requirements, Drive the Switch to IC Compiler - Synopsys.com. NASDAQ: SNPS

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Highlights:

• STMicroelectronics completes standardization on IC Compiler for all general-purpose and graphics-processor implementations;
• High-performance/low-power optimizations help meet aggressive design goals and time-to-market schedules;
• Key enabling technologies in IC Compiler include concurrent clock and data optimization, layer-aware optimization, physical datapath, and comprehensive support for hierarchical and low-power design.

Synopsys, Inc., a global leader providing software, IP and services used to accelerate innovation in chips and electronic systems, today announced that STMicroelectronics, a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, has standardized on Synopsys' IC Compiler™ place-and-route solution for all its CPU and GPU implementations inside its Design Enablement and Services organization. STMicroelectronics processor cores are known for pushing gigahertz performance with extreme energy efficiency, making them a compelling choice for the mobile market place. The switch to IC Compiler was enabled by best-in-class performance-centric technologies which repeatedly helped meet the very challenging performance, power and schedule targets.

"Over the years, ST and Synopsys have built many successes together, starting with the first 1 GHz dual-core CPU in 45nm technology and more recently with the 3 GHz dual-core version in 28nm FD-SOI technology in 2013," said Philippe Magarshack, executive vice president, Design Enablement and Services at STMicroelectronics. "IC Compiler reliably meets our performance and power needs and standardizing on it is a natural progression that allows us to collaborate closer on further technology advancements."

STMicroelectronics has a unique processor architecture made possible through their patented fully depleted Silicon on Insulator (FD-SOI) process technology. An FD-SOI device can operate at significantly higher frequencies than an equivalent, traditional, bulk complementary-metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) device. It can also run very fast at low voltages, providing much higher energy efficiency. The close collaboration between STMicroelectronics design teams and Synopsys has led to a compelling implementation solution that fully exploits the performance and power promise of FD-SOI technology and provides the throughput needed to meet tight time to market windows. STMicroelectronics' processor implementation kit utilizes several key technologies from the Synopsys Galaxy™ Implementation Platform, including:

• Design Compiler® Graphical physical guidance tool for improved place and route correlation;
• IC Compiler concurrent clock, data, and layer-aware optimization to boost performance;
• IC Compiler physical datapath for the structured placement of registers and memories to meet timing;
• Hierarchical flow with innovative one-pass budgeting for shorter turnaround time;
• PrimeTime® physical-aware ECO guidance technology with IC Compiler minimum physical impact implementation for faster ECO closure;
• In-Design physical verification with IC Validator for faster DRC convergence;
• Multivoltage design with IEEE 1801 UPF standard that spans the entire Galaxy flow to support complex low power management strategies.

"We appreciate that a semiconductor leader like ST has access to many choices. It is therefore highly gratifying to have them standardize on IC Compiler," said Antun Domic, executive vice president and general manager, Implementation Group at Synopsys. "We view this as a strong vote of confidence in our technology direction and look forward to coming years of collaboration to drive even higher levels of design efficiency."

About Synopsys

Synopsys, Inc. (synopsys.com) accelerates innovation in the global electronics market. As a leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP, Synopsys delivers software, IP and services to help engineers address their design, verification, system and manufacturing challenges. Since 1986, engineers around the world have been using Synopsys technology to design and create billions of chips and systems.

Editorial Contacts:
Lisa Gillette-Martin, MCA, Inc.
P: 650-968-8900 x115 - E: lgmartin[.]mcapr.com.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Synopsys, Inc.

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

 
 
# # #
 
 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Synopsys Announces STMicroelectronics' Adoption of IC Compiler for CPU and GPU Implementation

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

Synopsys, Inc. |
Publisher Contact: Sheryl Gulizia - Synopsys.com 
650-584-8635 sgulizia[.]synopsys.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Synopsys, Inc. securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Synopsys, Inc. / Company Profile


Read Electronics/Instrumentation/RFID Most Recent Related Newswires:

Hitachi High-Technologies Launches New Tabletop Microscope 'TM4000' Series
NI Announces Multiple Antenna UE Support for its MIMO Application Framework to Further 5G Research
Mentor Adds Veloce Strato Emulation Platform Software to Mentor Safe ISO 26262 Qualification Program
Elecard in the 2017 Streaming Media European Readers' Choice Awards
Mentor Announces FloTHERM Product with New Command Center for Productivity and Performance
Frost & Sullivan Highlights CORAnet™'s Efforts to Strengthen its Brand in the Competitive Mobile Electronic Health Record Market
PANalytical Launches Epsilon 1 for Small Spot Analysis
Mentor Accelerates Android Development for Xilinx Zynq UltraScale+ MPSoC
Infineon Receives Bosch Global Supplier Award
Bruker Announces Multiple Leading Logic and Foundry Customers Order Bruker X-Ray Defect Inspection Systems
Malvern PANalytical Opens New Application Lab
Imec and Partners Uncover Path to Unlock 2D Materials-Based Field-Effect Transistors (FETs) for High Performance Logic
Curtiss-Wright’s New Rugged Data Recorder is First to Bridge Legacy Fibre Channel-based Sensors with Modern Ethernet Network Architectures
Mentor Introduces Unique Valor NPI Automated Technology Solution to Ease PCB Design for Manufacturing
Light Source Calibration Services Market Set to Witness an Uptick During 2017-2025 Reports PMR

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  Rapid Recovery

Visit  RightITnow Ltd





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)