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Archive for 2020

2020 Recap: “Smart Everything” Year in Review

We cap off 2020 with a look at this year’s Smart Everything developments, including AI advancements, new EDA tools, 5G’s global rollout, and security in design.

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Posted in 5G, Aerospace and Government, Application Security, Artificial Intelligence, Automotive, Cloud, EDA, HPC, Inside Synopsys, Internet of Things, Optical Design, Prototyping, Security, Verification


AI Chips in 2021: 5 Predictions for Innovation

What’s in store for AI in 2021? Here are 5 key predictions for growth and innovation in AI, plus a look at the role that silicon chips will play in this.

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Posted in Artificial Intelligence


Top High-Performance Computing and Cloud Predictions for 2021

Synopsys thought leaders explore the future of High-Performance Computing (HPC) and the cloud in 2021, including new applications & COVID-19’s continued impact.

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Posted in Cloud, HPC


Advancing Sustainability Through Emissions Reduction and Low-Power Computing

Explore Synopsys’ commitment to reducing its environmental impact, including carbon neutrality, emissions reductions & low-power system-on-chip (SoC) design.

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Posted in Inside Synopsys


Q&A with Synopsys Scientist Lisa McIlwain: Advancing Women in STEM

We sit down with Synopsys Scientist Lisa McIlwain to discuss her career path, circuit design verification, & the challenges of advancing women in STEM careers.

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Posted in EDA, Inside Synopsys, Verification


Synopsys and IBM Research AI Hardware Center Make National Headlines

Our partnership with IBM Research AI Hardware Center is transforming the next generation of AI; learn more from SemiWiki, TechRepublic, InsideHPC & EE Times.

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Posted in Artificial Intelligence


How Die-to-Die Connectivity Is Advancing High-Performance Computing

HPC solutions are in high demand; learn how die-to-die connectivity enables new multi-chip module SoCs that provide higher yield & power for HPC applications.

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Posted in HPC, IP


Enabling the 5G Rollout: Why Efficient and Flexible IP Is Key for Semiconductor Design

5G rollout means new challenges in chip design; learn how our 5G IP solutions & SoC design tools deliver top performance for 5G infrastructure applications.

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Posted in 5G


How Shifting Security Left Enables More Robust Defense Applications

Security is imperative for defense applications; we explore how shifting security left in the design process (DevSecOps) allows security & speed to coexist.

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Posted in Aerospace and Government, Application Security


Designing Smarter Sensors for Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving cars rely on smart sensors to power advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS); learn how EDA tools create smarter sensors for smarter, safer cars.

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Posted in Automotive