SOURCE: CADENCE DESIGN SYSTEMS, INC.

September 17, 2007 11:00 ET

Media Advisory: Cadence Invests in Research Laboratory to Extend Technology Leadership Into the Future

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - September 17, 2007) -


WHO:     Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS)

WHAT:    Opening celebration of Cadence Research Laboratory @ Berkeley

The new applied research facility in Berkeley, California is just steps from one of the world's most prestigious institutions of higher education and within easy reach of the dynamic economic engine of Silicon Valley.

WHEN:    Monday, September 24, 2007
         4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

WHERE:   2150 Shattuck Avenue, 10th Floor
         Berkeley, California
Interviews and Photo Opportunities for Media:

--  Mike Fister, President and CEO, Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
--  Andreas Kuehlmann, Director of  The Cadence Research Lab at Berkeley
--  George Scalise, CEO, Semiconductor Industry Association
--  The Honorable Tom Bates, Mayor of Berkeley
--  Robert Price, Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, University of
    California, Berkeley
--  Representatives from the offices of Congresswoman Barbara Lee,
    Congresswoman Anna Eshoo and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
    

Media RSVP requested: 408-473-8382

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, methodologies, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. Cadence reported 2006 revenues of approximately $1.5 billion, and has approximately 5,200 employees. 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 www.cadence.com.

Contact Information

  • Public Relations Contact:
    Nancy Szymanski
    Cadence Design Systems
    Direct: 408-473-8382
    Cell: 415-420-5008
    nancy@cadence.com