SOURCE: Forte Design Systems

May 23, 2013 10:00 ET

MEDIA ALERT: Forte Design Systems Heads to 50th Design Automation Conference With Cynthesizer 5, Next-Generation SystemC High-Level Synthesis

Designer Track to Feature Presentation on Using Forte High-Level Synthesis; Forte Closes DAC With Bagpiper's Performance

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 23, 2013) -

WHO: Forte Design Systems™ (www.ForteDS.com), the #1 provider of SystemC synthesis products, enabling design at a higher level of abstraction and improving design results

WHAT: Will demonstrate Cynthesizer™ 5, the next-generation of SystemC high-level synthesis for SystemC high-level design, verification, and SystemC intellectual property (IP) development during the 50th Design Automation Conference (DAC) in Booth #1547.

Cynthesizer 5 includes low power synthesis capabilities, newly architected core synthesis algorithms that combine the scheduling and allocation phases of the tool, improving predictability and quality of results. It has a new SystemC integrated development environment (IDE) and Forte's unique CellMath floating point IP support.

WHEN: Monday, June 3, through Wednesday, June 5, from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. daily

WHERE: The Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas

Designers from Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corp. will offer a look at deploying Cynthesizer during a presentation titled, "Parallel Design Methodology for Video Codec LSI with High-Level Synthesis and FPGA-Based Platform," during Designer Track Session #8. It will be held Wednesday, June 5, from 1:30 p.m. until 3 p.m. in Room 18C.

Beer will be served in the Forte booth Tuesday from 3 until 6 p.m. Forte will host DAC's closing with a bagpiper's performance Wednesday, June 5, at 5:50 p.m. in Booth #1547. 

To learn more about Forte Design Systems and Cynthesizer 5, or to schedule a private demonstration, visit: www.ForteDS.com/dac2013.

The entire DAC program can be found at: www.dac.com.

About Forte Design Systems
Forte Design Systems™ is the #1 provider of electronic system-level (ESL) synthesis software, confirmed by Gary Smith EDA, provider of market intelligence for the global Electronic Design Automation (EDA) market. Forte's software enables design at a higher level of abstraction and improves design results. Its innovative synthesis technologies and intellectual property offerings allow design teams creating complex electronic chips and systems to reduce their overall design and verification time. More than half of the top 20 worldwide semiconductor companies use Forte's products in production today for ASIC, SoC and FPGA design. Forte is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with additional offices in England, Japan, Korea and the United States. For more information, visit www.ForteDS.com.

Forte Design Systems and Cynthesizer are registered trademarks for Forte Design Systems. Forte acknowledges trademarks or registered trademarks of other organizations for their respective products and services.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Brett Cline
    Forte Design Systems
    (978) 206-1855
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    Nanette Collins
    Public Relations for Forte Design Systems
    (617) 437-1822
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