News Releases 

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

Archives:  2015 / 2014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009 / 2008 / 2007 / 2006 / 2005 / 2004 / 2003

Feb 11, 2016Synopsys' IC Validator Certified by Samsung Foundry 14-nm Process for Signoff Physical Verification
Availability of 14-nm Runsets Provides Benefits of In-Design Productivity and Faster Physical Verification

Feb 03, 2016Synopsys Announces Earnings Release Date for First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016


Feb 03, 2016Synopsys Redefines Circuit Simulation with Native Environment
Eliminates Need for Third-party Environment, Accelerates Analog Verification

Feb 03, 2016Synopsys' 10 Gbps USB 3.1 IP First to Pass USB-IF Certification
USB-IF Certified IP Ensures Interoperability and Lowers Integration Risk for High-Performance, Low-Power SoC Designs

Feb 01, 2016Synopsys Delivers Industry's First SAS 24G Verification IP for Enterprise Storage Systems
First Verification IP Product Line That Includes All SAS Interface Speed Configurations

Jan 27, 2016Synopsys Launches New IP Subsystem to Accelerate Data Fusion Processing in IoT Devices
DesignWare Smart Data Fusion IP Subsystem Integrates Latest ARC EM DSP Processors, Peripherals and Software to Boost Signal Processing Performance and Reduce Energy Consumption

Jan 26, 2016Synopsys Introduces USB 3.1 Type-C IP with DisplayPort 1.3 and HDCP 2.2 for High-Bandwidth Data Transfer with Content Protection
DesignWare IP Solution Accelerates Development of SoCs Delivering Secure Video, Data and Power over a Single USB Type-C Connector

Jan 26, 2016Synopsys' StarRC Raises the Bar in Parasitic Extraction Performance and Scalability
Smarter Resource Management Significantly Improves Customer Design Efficiency

Jan 25, 2016Synopsys Platform Architect MCO Delivers Industry's First Power-Aware Architecture Analysis Tool Supporting IEEE 1801-2015 UPF 3.0
Solution Enables Efficient Reuse of UPF 3.0 System-Level IP Power Models for Early Analysis of SoC Architectures for Power and Performance

Jan 20, 2016Synopsys Unveils SiliconSmart ADV Cell Library Characterization Solution
Offers a Smarter Way to Get PrimeTime Signoff-Quality Timing Models with Available Compute Resources

Jan 06, 2016Synopsys DesignWare IP Enables First-Pass Silicon Success for SK Hynix Universal Flash Storage Device
High-Quality IP Enables Integration in Two Weeks and Speeds Time to Volume

Jan 05, 2016Synopsys Co-CEO Aart de Geus to Speak at 18th Annual Needham Growth Conference


Jan 05, 2016Synopsys Boosts Software Integrity Platform with Coverity 8.0 Release
Latest Version of Static Analysis Solution Adds Coverage for PHP, Python; Improves Security Analysis, Integration Support, and Ease of Use

Dec 18, 2015Synopsys Bolsters Software Integrity Platform with Acquisition of Static Code Analysis Vendor Goanna Software


Dec 17, 2015iCatch Technology Selects Synopsys' DesignWare IP Portfolio for Digital Video and Image SoCs
High-Quality IP Combined with Synopsys' HAPS-70 FPGA-Based Prototyping System and Professional Services Accelerate Time-to-Market

Dec 14, 2015Axell Switches to Synopsys' Design Compiler RTL Synthesis Solution for Graphics IC Designs
Achieves 5 Percent Smaller Area with Accelerated Design Closure

Dec 09, 2015Latest Release of Synopsys' CODE V Enhances Design of High-Performance Asymmetric and Freeform Optical Systems
CODE V Optical Design Software Release 10.8 Is Now Generally Available

Dec 09, 2015Synopsys Initiates $200 Million in Accelerated Share Repurchase Agreements


Dec 08, 2015Synopsys Releases New Versions of RSoft Photonic Component and Optical Communication Design Tools
Latest Releases Accelerate Design of Complex, State-of-the-Art Photonic Components and Systems

Dec 03, 2015Synopsys to Present at Raymond James Technology Investors Conference


Dec 02, 2015Synopsys Posts Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015
Q4 2015 Financial Highlights

Nov 24, 2015Synopsys' IC Compiler II Qualified for Samsung Foundry 10-nanometer Process
Qualification Brings Proven, Transformational Benefits of IC Compiler II to Adopters of Samsung Foundry's Latest FinFET Process

Nov 23, 2015Synopsys Delivers Industry's First Ethernet 400G Verification IP for Next-Generation Networking and Communications Systems
Native SystemVerilog Ethernet VIP Features Built-in Coverage, Verification Planning, Protocol-Aware Debug and Source Code Test Suites

Nov 17, 2015Synopsys Notifies Customers of Unauthorized Access to Web Portal
Synopsys Has Identified and Closed Method Used to Gain Access; Investigation Determines No Customer Project or Design Data in the Portal Was Accessed