In October 2010, Synopsys acquired Optical Research Associates
(ORA®), representing Synopsys’ initial move into the optics industry and aligning with the company's strategy to expand its total addressable market into areas that are naturally adjacent to traditional EDA. With the CODE V®
software products, Synopsys will continue ORA’s long history as one of the world’s leading developers of optical design and analysis software. The Engineering Services
group will continue as the largest independent supplier of optical systems design with more than 4,800 completed projects in imaging, illumination, and optical systems engineering..
In May 2012, Synopsys acquired RSoft Design Group, expanding the company’s portfolio of optical design and analysis software products. With the RSoft products, Synopsys has augmented the CODE V and LightTools product lines to provide a full spectrum of photonics and optical design solutions. For more information, please go to the RSoft web page
CODE V Brochure
Engineering Services Brochure