Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

Cadence Design Services, the services arm of Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NYSE: CDN) offers access to world-class IC design expertise to help meet the challenges of today's electronics marketplace. Through a close working relationship, Cadence Engineering Services works to ensure that customers' designs get to market within the window of opportunity. Whether the challenge is achieving fast and accurate implementation of a single ASIC design, or the complex task of building multi-million gate system-on-chip designs with custom, complex analog circuits, Cadence Engineering Services can deliver. By combining an extensive breadth of engineering capabilities backed by experience from hundreds of leading-edge designs, Cadence Engineering Services can significantly reduce time-to-market and help manage the risks associated with today's designs. Only Cadence Design Services can provide world-class design skills, dedicated professional project management, and the quality and integrity you expect from the world's largest design service provider.

  • Market Focus:
    • Automotive
    • Consumer
    • Wireless/Mobile
    • Networking
    • Data Storage
    • Aerospace & Defense
    • IoT
    • Deep Learning, Machine Learning
Design Service Portfolio
  • Engineering Capabilities
    • Cadence Design Services offers the services required to bring advanced integrated circuit designs to market on-time. These services include the design tools, skills and experience required to realize today's complex designs with 1st Silicon Success™, as well as an experienced network of supply chain providers for the latest libraries/IP, foundry, test and packaging/assembly services.
  • Cadence Engineering Services
    • Virtual prototyping
    • Performance modeling
    • HW/SW partitioning
    • System Architecture
    • Spec-to-GDSII
    • System-level IC design
    • Verification and HW emulation
    • Custom Digital design
    • Mixed-Signal Design
    • Implementation and physical design
    • Package design
    • Design-For-Test (DFT)
    • Hard and soft IP portfolio
    • Third Party IP integration
    • Methodology Services (CAD and design infrastructure)
  • Supply chain services include
    • Foundry management
    • Package selection/consultation
    • Silicon validation
    • Prototype test, characterization
  • Design Successes
    • More than 100 tape-outs in the past 3 years
    • Up to 340 million equivalent gates
    • More than 10 different processes
    • More than 50 tape-outs at 16 nm and below
  • Intellectual Property

    Cadence IP Group develops and deploys a broad portfolio of intellectual property (IP) to accelerate the development of leading electronics products. Cadence's IP portfolio encompasses standards-based IPs (soft, hard), Tensilica Processor IP and Verification IPs for Automotive, Computing, Communications, Consumer and Wireless applications. Examples of Cadence IP:

    • Standard Interface IP - e.g. Controllers, SerDes and PHYs for USB, PCIe, MIPI, Ethernet
    • Memory and storage IP – e.g. DDR, LPDDR, NAND Flash, Quad SPI, SD/SDIO/eMMC
    • SoC peripheral IP for control and connectivity – e.g. I2C, I2S, PWM
    • Analog mixed-signal IP – e.g. ADC, DAC, AFE, Power Management
    • Tensilica Customizable Processor and DSP IP (embedded control, embedded DSP, Communications, Vision/Imaging, Audio/Voice/Speech, customer optimized)
Contact Information
  • Cadence Engineering Services 2655 Seely Avenue
    San Jose, California 95134
    TEL: +800.746.6223

    USA contact:
    Rick Cole

    Europe contact:
    Paolo Pezzati
  • Design Site Locations
    • Cary, NC
    • San Jose, CA
    • Munich, Germany
    • Paris & Sophia-Antipolis, France
    • Bracknell, UK
    • Tel-Aviv, Israel
    • Zelenograd, Russia
    • Katowice, Poland
    • Yokohama, Japan
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