Semiconductor intellectual property core

NSITEXE Successfully Develops Multiple Custom Processors for Automotive Applications in Half the Time with Synopsys ASIP Designer Tool

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00am

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS )today announced that NSITEXE, a group company of DENSO Corporation that develops and sells high-performance semiconductor IP, used the Synopsys ASIP Designer Tool in the development of five specialized custom processors, including dedicated vector-processing engines, for its automotive data flow processor (DFP) platform.

Key Points: 
  • Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS )today announced that NSITEXE, a group company of DENSO Corporation that develops and sells high-performance semiconductor IP, used the Synopsys ASIP Designer Tool in the development of five specialized custom processors, including dedicated vector-processing engines, for its automotive data flow processor (DFP) platform.
  • With ASIP Designer, NSITEXE was able to optimize the processors' multicore architecture and automatically generate software development kits (SDKs), enabling the company to design the custom processors in half the time compared to designing them from scratch.
  • ASIP Designer enabled us to develop the data flow processor model in record time and deliver it to the customer on schedule."
  • "Innovative companies like NSITEXE have adopted ASIP Designer to speed the development of their custom processors," said John Koeter, senior vice president of marketing and strategy for IP at Synopsys.

Arteris IP FlexNoC® Interconnect Licensed by VITEC for High Resolution Video Encoder and Decoder Chips

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

CAMPBELL, Calif., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Arteris IP, the world's leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that VITEC has licensed Arteris FlexNoC Interconnect IP for use in its high-resolution video encoder and decoder systems.

Key Points: 
  • CAMPBELL, Calif., Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Arteris IP, the world's leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that VITEC has licensed Arteris FlexNoC Interconnect IP for use in its high-resolution video encoder and decoder systems.
  • "VITEC's choice of Arteris IP FlexNoC for its state-of-the-art IPTV video systems is evidence of how our NoC technology increases chip performance while decreasing die size and cost," said K. Charles Janac, President and CEO of Arteris IP.
  • "Arteris IP is the only semiconductor IP company 100% focused on innovating on-chip interconnect technologies that accelerate the development and increase the performance of system-on-chip architectures."
  • Arteris, FlexNoC, Ncore, CodaCache, PIANO, Arteris IP and the Arteris IP logo are registered trademarks of Arteris, Inc. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners.

Arasan Announces MIPI I3C IP Cores compliant to the MIPI I3C Specifications v1.1

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 7:00pm

Arasan's I3C IP is fully configurable across multiple parameters through simple scripts based on the customer's specifications making it suitable for a variety of Sensor applications.

Key Points: 
  • Arasan's I3C IP is fully configurable across multiple parameters through simple scripts based on the customer's specifications making it suitable for a variety of Sensor applications.
  • Arasan's I3C IP has been validated at the RTL level with 3'rd party VIP and the System Level at multiple I3C interoperability sessions conducted by the MIPI Association.
  • Licensees can be assured of an I3C compliant IP from Arasan
    Our I3C IP has also been seamlessly integrated with our MIPI CSI IP cores along with our Universal C-PHY / D-PHY Combo PHY IP to enable camera sensor control via I3C, one of I3C's primary functions.
  • Arasan's high-quality, silicon-proven, Total IP Solutions include digital IP cores, analog PHY interfaces, verification IP, HDK, software stacks and optional customization services.

The Landmark IPO of VeriSilicon (688521.SH) on Shanghai STAR Market

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 - 7:18am

VeriSilicon Microelectronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (VeriSilicon, 688521.SH) today successfully landed on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board (STAR Market) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, China.

Key Points: 
  • VeriSilicon Microelectronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (VeriSilicon, 688521.SH) today successfully landed on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board (STAR Market) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, China.
  • When the stock market opened, VeriSilicons stock price instantly soared to 150 RMB/share, an increase of 289.31%.
  • VeriSilicon is committed to providing customers with platform-based, all-round, one-stop custom silicon services and semiconductor IP licensing services leveraging its in-house semiconductor IP.
  • According to IPnest statistics, in 2019, VeriSilicon ranked 1st in mainland China and 7th worldwide for IP license revenue.

QuickLogic Joins CHIPS Alliance to Expand Open Source FPGA Efforts

Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 1:35pm

QuickLogic recently announced the QuickLogic Open Reconfigurable Computing (QORC) initiative to broaden access to open FPGA technology for embedded systems developers.

Key Points: 
  • QuickLogic recently announced the QuickLogic Open Reconfigurable Computing (QORC) initiative to broaden access to open FPGA technology for embedded systems developers.
  • "QuickLogic, a leader in open source eFPGA IP and FPGA tooling, will help us drive innovation in the FPGA sector and further our mission to remove barriers for open hardware design."
  • QuickLogic's Brian Faith will present "Open Source FPGA Tooling, Our Journey from Resistance to Adoption" at the CHIPS Alliance Workshop, being held virtually on Thursday, September 17.
  • The CHIPS Alliance is an organization which develops and hosts high-quality, open source hardware code (IP cores), interconnect IP (physical and logical protocols), and open source software development tools for design, verification, and more.

Cliosoft to Participate at the 57th Design Automation Conference Showcasing Design Configuration and Enterprise IP Management Solutions

Monday, July 20, 2020 - 4:30pm

The companys flagship solutions includes the Cliosoft SOS , built exclusively to meet the demanding data management requirements of SoC designs, and Cliosoft HUB , built exclusively to catalog, collaborate and trace semiconductor IP efficiently across multi-site teams.

Key Points: 
  • The companys flagship solutions includes the Cliosoft SOS , built exclusively to meet the demanding data management requirements of SoC designs, and Cliosoft HUB , built exclusively to catalog, collaborate and trace semiconductor IP efficiently across multi-site teams.
  • For more information on the 57th Design Automation Conference please visit: www.DAC.com .
  • Cliosoft software is used by 300+ customers worldwide to deliver products to market faster and better by enabling efficient hardware design data management, collaboration, IP traceability and reuse.
  • For more information visit www.cliosoft.com
    Cliosoft SOS, Cliosoft HUB and the Cliosoft logo are trademarks of Cliosoft.

Arm Intends to Strengthen Focus on Core Semiconductor IP Business Growth

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 - 8:00pm

Today, Arm announced proposed strategic organizational changes to strengthen its focus on growth and profitability.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Arm announced proposed strategic organizational changes to strengthen its focus on growth and profitability.
  • Upon completion of the proposed transfer, Arm will deepen its focus on its core semiconductor IP business and expects to continue collaborating with the new ISG businesses.
  • Arm believes there are great opportunities in the symbiotic growth of data and compute, said Simon Segars, chief executive officer, Arm.
  • Arm would be in a stronger position to innovate in our core IP roadmap and provide our partners with greater support to capture the expanding opportunities for compute solutions across a range of markets.

Hardent and PLC2 Announce New IP Partnership to Support German Semiconductor Companies

Monday, June 29, 2020 - 1:00pm

PLC2 is now Hardent's official IP representative for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and the two companies will collaborate to deliver cutting-edge video compression IP cores to semiconductor customers in these countries.

Key Points: 
  • PLC2 is now Hardent's official IP representative for Germany, Austria, and Switzerland, and the two companies will collaborate to deliver cutting-edge video compression IP cores to semiconductor customers in these countries.
  • "We see many opportunities for Hardent's video compression IP cores within the DACH semiconductor market," says Stefan Krassin, CEO at PLC2.
  • "We are very pleased to have PLC2 join our global network of IP representatives," says Simon Robin, President at Hardent.
  • For more information about Hardent's video compression IP portfolio, visit Hardent's IP products page .

Arteris® IP Advances onto List of Top 15 Semiconductor IP Vendors

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 1:00pm

CAMPBELL, Calif., June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Arteris IP, the world's leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that the 2020 IPnest Semiconductor Design IP Report has listed Arteris IP as the 12th largest semiconductor IP company worldwide and 2nd behind Arm Holdings in the Chip Infrastructure market category, which includes primarily on-chip interconnect IP.

Key Points: 
  • CAMPBELL, Calif., June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Arteris IP, the world's leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that the 2020 IPnest Semiconductor Design IP Report has listed Arteris IP as the 12th largest semiconductor IP company worldwide and 2nd behind Arm Holdings in the Chip Infrastructure market category, which includes primarily on-chip interconnect IP.
  • Arteris IP had the second largest year-over-year revenue growth of the top 15 semiconductor IP companies and established a 31.3% share of the interconnect IP market as a result of its $34 million in 2019 revenues.
  • "Arteris IP achieved a phenomenal year in 2019, as indicated in the IPnest Semiconductor Design IP Report," said K. Charles Janac, President and CEO of Arteris IP.
  • Arteris, FlexNoC, Ncore, CodaCache, PIANO, Arteris IP and the Arteris IP logo are registered trademarks of Arteris, Inc. All other product or service names are the property of their respective owners.

Analysis on Impact of Covid-19- Global Interface IP Market 2020-2024 | Increase in Demand for Modern SoC Chips to Boost Market Growth | Technavio

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 - 6:30am
Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200512005729/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Interface IP Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The use of SoCs has grown substantially in the last five years.
  • In SoC designs, pre-verified and pre-designed blocks called IP blocks or IP cores and virtual components are combined on a single chip.
  • Thus, the increase in demand for SoC chips will drive the growth of the market during the forecast period.
  • This will fuel the demand for interface IP, thereby driving the growth of the market.