Cadence Design Systems, Inc.

September 12, 2011 08:00 ET

Cadence Demonstrates Proven Design and Verification IP at Intel Developer Forum

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2011) - Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS)

WHO: Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS), a leader in global electronic design innovation, showcases its integration-ready, proven high-speed interface and memory IP solutions, and verification IP with the industry's broadest support of protocols and memory models, including emerging standards, at the 2011 Intel Developer Forum.

WHAT: Cadence will highlight design and verification IP (VIP) that enable the successful integration of high-speed interface and memory IP into ASICs and SoCs.

Specifically, the company will highlight design IP for DDR4, Wide I/O, NAND flash, PCI Express 3.0 and multi-gigabit Ethernet.

Cadence will also highlight its extensive VIP Catalog, which provides proven verification IP for more than 30 complex protocols and over 15.000 memory device configurations, including emerging standards and open support of all major simulators and use models from IP and SoC to system level. Cadence will present an analysis of the verification challenges posed by PCI Express Gen 3 and SuperSpeed USB, and the optimal use of verification IP in SoC and system-level verification.

The company's live demonstrations will include:

  • A high-performance, dual-mode, 128-bit data-path, x8 PCI Express 3.0 controller IP configuration implemented in a PMC-Sierra 6Gb/s SAS Tachyon protocol controller.
  • Advanced low-density parity check (LDPC) error correction IP technology suitable for high-performance Flash applications such as enterprise SSD.

WHEN: Exhibit Hours:
Tuesday, Sept. 13, 5-7 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 14, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., 4 - 7 p.m.
Thursday, Sept. 15, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

WHERE: The Intel Developer Forum is being held at Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Demonstrations will take place in the Cadence Booth #422.

About Cadence
Cadence enables global electronic design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today's integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software, hardware, IP, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices, design centers, and research facilities around the world to serve the global electronics industry. More information about the company, its products, and services is available at

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