Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
adelestuart
User Rank
Rookie
re: Synopsys to buy SpringSoft for $406 million
adelestuart   6/10/2013 1:33:16 PM
NO RATINGS
Seems to be really easy to analyze it and I will try to do it somehow. http://www.bridewedding-speech.com/

Daniel Payne
User Rank
CEO
re: Synopsys to buy SpringSoft for $406 million
Daniel Payne   8/6/2012 3:12:39 AM
NO RATINGS
Remember that with each acquisition the smaller EDA company typically has up to 50% of their employees "let go". Then the real work of creating a credible product roadmap begins in earnest, and we still haven't seen a roadmap of the Magma/Synopsys product overlaps. Here's a list of 11 products that overlap, http://www.semiwiki.com/forum/f2/synopsys-acquires-magma-1152.html

KB3001
User Rank
CEO
re: Synopsys to buy SpringSoft for $406 million
KB3001   8/5/2012 11:26:21 AM
NO RATINGS
The EDA market is getting tougher and tougher and consolidation is a consequence of this.

eewiz
User Rank
CEO
re: Synopsys to buy SpringSoft for $406 million
eewiz   8/5/2012 11:17:21 AM
NO RATINGS
Synplicity, Magma, Ciranova, SpringSoft...... Seems to me that growth by acquisition is the only strategy at Synopsys these days. Should somebody remind them what is organic growth? BTW whos next? Atrenta?

yalanand
User Rank
Rookie
re: Synopsys to buy SpringSoft for $406 million
yalanand   8/5/2012 6:23:27 AM
NO RATINGS
This is very good move by Synopsys. I think this acquisition by Synoposys will further intensify the battle between Synopsys and Cadence.



Flash Poll
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
3 comments
A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Max Maxfield

Juggling a Cornucopia of Projects
Max Maxfield
20 comments
I feel like I'm juggling a lot of hobby projects at the moment. The problem is that I can't juggle. Actually, that's not strictly true -- I can juggle ten fine china dinner plates, but ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
41 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Karen Field

July Cartoon Caption Contest: Let's Talk Some Trash
Karen Field
151 comments
Steve Jobs allegedly got his start by dumpster diving with the Computer Club at Homestead High in the early 1970s.

Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)