EDA company Cadence to acquire Tensilica

software

SAN JOSE, Calif., 16 March 2013. Cadence Design Systems Inc. (NASDAQ:CDNS), an electronic design innovation company, has entered into an agreement to acquire Tensilica Inc., a provider of dataplane processing IP for approximately $380 million in cash.

Tensilica will expand Cadence's IP portfolio with configurable dataplane processing units optimized for embedded data and signal processing.

"With Tensilica, we will be able to provide designers with a more complete SoC (System on a Chip) solution that will speed the development of innovative and differentiated products, while reducing time to market," says Lip-Bu Tan, president and chief executive officer of Cadence.

"Joining Cadence will provide a broader platform to expedite our product development strategy and customer engagement. We will have the ability to accelerate IP subsystem development and integration while providing a more extensive support network to our customers," Jack Guedj, president and chief executive officer of Tensilica, says.

Tensilica customized DPUs augment traditional custom hardware design, offering both time-to-market and programmability advantages and can be optimized to achieve optimal power, performance, and area efficiency. Tensilica IP provides application-optimized subsystems that work synergistically with industry-standard CPU architectures.

Software image courtesy Shutterstock.

Follow Military & Aerospace Electronics and Avionics Intelligence news updates on Twitter.

software

Get the Intelligent Inbox Bi-weekly Newsletter Delivered to Your Inbox

Subscribe to email newsletter today at no cost and receive the latest information on:

  • Comercial Aviation
  • Avionics
  • ATC/ATM
  • SATCOM

Related Products

RR2P Removable Canister RAID System

Transportable data storage for mobile field use aboard planes, ships and ground transpo...

API DC Link Power Film Capacitors

High reliability DC link capacitors for power inverter applications which require super...

Silicones

Master Bond’s silicones are available in both one part and two part versions that offer...

Related Companies

Innovative Integration

  Since 1988, Innovative Integration has grown to become one of the world's leading supplier...

Winchester Systems Inc

At its founding in 1981, Winchester Systems introduced its first 5 MB disk system for Intel devel...

API Technologies Corp

Who We Are API Technologies is a dominant technology provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, ...
Wire News provided by   

 

Press Releases

Model INCX-4001

The INCX-4001 consists of a high quality audio transceiver specifically designed to implement a comple...

Model PS-1210

The PS-1210 is a 1A, 12VDC stand-alone or rack mountable non-switcher (no RF noise) power supply.

Model OS-3121

Optical switches are utilized to disconnect, bypass and reroute fiber optic communications. All of th...

Most Popular Articles


All Access Sponsors


Follow Us On...


Our Tweets from AUVSI 2015