Guest Post How much does it cost to fund the development of a chip? A few years ago the answer to this question would have been many tens, and probably hundreds of millions of dollars. But things are changing.
Cadence widens its reach in chip design to Tensilica's 200 licensees.
In a big strategic shift for the chip design software industry, Synopsys said today it plans to buy Magma Design Automation for $507 million.
The deal leaves two juggernauts in electronic design automation software (EDA) — Synopsys and arch rival …