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HSPICE SIG event is here

I know HSPICE is not strictly a layout blog subject but for those of you who do the ‘Full Monty’ of design and layout consider going along to the SPICE/AMS event and check out the HSPICE SIG event. It’s at the Santa Clara Marriott Hotel on February 2nd (next Thursday). At this event, distinguished speakers from Xilinx, ARM, […]

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Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind

There’s no doubt that FinFET technologies have been very appealing. With FinFETs being up to 37% faster while using less than half the dynamic power than planar transistors, they have been a ‘no brainer’ to adopt and the industry has embraced them. To that extent, in a recent survey of Synopsys users, more than a […]

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