News Releases 

The press releases are listed in chronological order and are archived by year.

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Dec 08, 2016Synopsys Announces Industry's First DisplayPort 1.4 with DSC 1.2 Verification IP and Test Suites
Native SystemVerilog DisplayPort VIP Includes Built-In Coverage, Verification Planning and Protocol-Aware Debug

Dec 07, 2016Synopsys Takes Hierarchical Timing Signoff Mainstream
New Automation Technology Brings 5x - 10x Reduction in Compute Costs and Runtime

Dec 07, 2016Synopsys Releases Version 2016.12 of the RSoft Photonic System Design Suite
Latest Release Speeds Simulation of Long-Haul Optical Transmission Systems and Photonic Integrated Circuits

Dec 06, 2016Synopsys Initiates $100 Million Accelerated Share Repurchase Agreement

Dec 05, 2016Synopsys and IIT Bombay Announce Release of Sentaurus TCAD Model for NBTI Reliability Simulation of Advanced Transistors
Model Developed Through Collaboration Between Synopsys and IIT Bombay to Simulate Negative-Bias Temperature Instability in FinFET and Nanowire FET at 7nm, 5nm and Below

Nov 30, 2016Synopsys Posts Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016
Q4 2016 Financial Highlights

Nov 30, 2016Synopsys Completes Acquisitions of Cigital and Codiscope

Nov 21, 2016Mobileye Adopts Key Synopsys Automotive Functional Safety Verification Solution to Enable ISO 26262 Compliance of its Next-Generation ADAS SoCs

Nov 16, 2016Synopsys to Speak at 20th Annual Credit Suisse Technology Conference

Nov 15, 2016Imagination Technologies Adopts Synopsys STAR Memory System for Embedded Memory Test and Repair for New MIPS Processor
STAR Memory System's Multi-Memory Bus Processor Cuts Test Logic Area While Maintaining High CPU Performance

Nov 14, 2016Synopsys Test Solution Deployed by Leading Automotive IC Suppliers for Higher Quality, Reliability and Functional Safety
New Capabilities Accelerate Time to Automotive Test Goals and ISO 26262 Certification

Nov 14, 2016Synopsys Advances Test and Yield Analysis Solution for 7-nm Process Node
Increases Test Quality by Targeting Subtle Defects in FinFETs and Emerging Processes

Nov 09, 2016Synopsys Announces Earnings Release Date for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016

Nov 07, 2016Synopsys to Expand Software Security Signoff Solution with Acquisition of Cigital and Codiscope

Oct 26, 2016SMIC Standardizes on Synopsys StarRC for Signoff Parasitic Extraction
StarRC Technology Files Available in 28-nm PDK for Digital and Custom Designs

Oct 25, 2016Synopsys Tools Enable Secure, Efficient IoT Designs Based On New ARM Cortex-M23 and Cortex-M33 Processors

Oct 24, 2016Synopsys' Galaxy Design Platform Enables Superior Low-Power Designs on Samsung's 10-nm Process Technology
Platform Certified for Samsung's Second Generation of 10nm Process (10LPP)

Oct 24, 2016Synopsys Custom Compiler Certified for Samsung's 10-nm Process Technology
Samsung and Synopsys Collaborate to Reduce FinFET Layout Time

Oct 18, 2016Appeals Court Affirms Finding of Patent Invalidity in Suit Against Mentor in California
No Impact on ZeBu Sales or Support

Oct 12, 2016Synopsys Releases LucidShape CAA V5 Based Beta Version for Automotive Lighting Simulations
Enables Fast, Accurate Optical Simulation and Analysis of Automotive Lighting Products with Minimal Learning Curve for CATIA V5 Users

Oct 06, 2016Synopsys Releases Version 2016.09 of the RSoft Photonic Component Design Suite
Streamlines Design and Analysis Capabilities for Photonic Devices in Semiconductor, Silicon Photonics and LED/OLED Applications

Sep 27, 2016TSMC Recognizes Synopsys with Three Partner Awards for Interface IP and Joint Development of 7-nm Mobile and HPC Design Platforms

Sep 22, 2016TSMC and Synopsys Collaboration Delivers Innovative Technologies for the High Performance Compute (HPC) Platform
Scope of Collaboration Includes Innovations in Place-and-Route Optimization Technologies for High-Performance Designs

Sep 21, 2016Synopsys Foundation IP Meets Stringent Automotive AEC-Q100 Grade 1 Temperature Requirements for TSMC 16FFC and 28HPC+ Processes
DesignWare Logic Libraries and Embedded Memories Accelerate Development and Qualification of Automotive SoCs