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Mentor Sets New Software Scaling Benchmark for Semiconductor Design Workload on Microsoft Azure

Wilsonville, Ore., June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced that the Calibre™ platform Physical Verification Suite has achieved a new standard for electronic design automation (EDA) software scalability on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. The benchmarks were achieved during scaling experiments on 5nm test chips and a full reticle-sized 7nm production design...

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Mentor and AMD Verify Massive Radeon Instinct Vega20 IC Design on AMD EPYC in ~10 hours with Ecosystem Partners Microsoft Azure and TSMC

Wilsonville, Ore., May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AMD engineers executed a physical verification pass of the Radeon Instinct™ Vega20 – its largest 7nm chip design – in ~10 hours using the TSMC-certified Calibre™ nmDRC software platform from Mentor, a Siemens business, running on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform using HB-series virtual machines, powered by AMD EPYC™ processors. Using...

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Mentor Releases Catapult and Calibre Software Kits with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
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Mentor Releases Catapult and Calibre Software Kits with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The Catapult HLS AI Toolkit offers an object detection reference design and IP that helps designers to implement neural network accelerator engines. Calibre mlOPC product predict the OPC output to within single nanometer accuracy using intelligent feature extraction and machine algorithms. Catapult features setup to build an AI/ML demonstrator platform with live feed on FPGA prototyping board.

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Testing Software Now Equipped With Technology to Capture Defects
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Testing Software Now Equipped With Technology to Capture Defects

The Tessent TestKompress software from Mentor is now available with ATPG, automotive-grade automatic test pattern generation, technology. The technology enables customers to capture defects with its suite of default models and test pattern generation applications.  The ATPG allows for ISO 26262 compliance with its ability to capture defects.

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Mentor Announces New Manufacturing Process with Optimized Flow and Fill Automation
Portable Tools

Mentor Announces New Manufacturing Process with Optimized Flow and Fill Automation

Mentor has announced new compete solutions including its Calibre nmPlatform™, Analog FastSPICE (AFS)™ Platform, Eldo Platform and Nitro-SoC place and route system for GLOBALFOUNDRIES' 22FDX Fully-Depleted Silicon-On-Insulator (FD-SOI) integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing processes. Their automated fill flow ensures analog devices are able to leverage full performance. The Mentor...

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Test & Measurement

Xpedition Vibration and Acceleration Solution offers fast and accurate virtual prototyping.

Suitable for military, aerospace, automotive and industrial markets, Xpedition Xpedition Vibration and Acceleration Solution comes with intuitive pre-processor and wizard. Reducing field failure rates, unit can detect components on threshold failure. Capable of analyzing pin-level Von-Mises stress and deformation for failure probability and safety factors, product features automated simulation...

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Test & Measurement

Tessent DefectSim measures circuit's defect tolerance.

Operated with Mentor's Eldo and Questa ADMS circuit simulators, Tessent DefectSim measures defect coverage of any test applied to mixed-signal or analog circuit. Measuring user defined, opens, shorts, and extreme variation defects in schematic netlist, Defectsim uses statistical method called likelihood-weighted random sampling to minimize number of defects and can also measure circuit's...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

FloMASTER Thermo-Fluid System provides waste heat recovery system.

Including Model-Based Design (MBD), Simulation-Based Characterization (SBC) for component modeling, FloMASTER™ 1D thermo-fluid system enables simulation of components of up to 60 arms, with the automation launcher, system allows models to be driven from automatically generated excel spreadsheet and allows user to harness the power of system simulation. Device is used for vehicle's complex...

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Mentor Sets New Software Scaling Benchmark for Semiconductor Design Workload on Microsoft Azure

Wilsonville, Ore., June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced that the Calibre™ platform Physical Verification Suite has achieved a new standard for electronic design automation (EDA) software scalability on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. The benchmarks were achieved during scaling experiments on 5nm test chips and a full reticle-sized 7nm production design...

Read More »
Software

Mentor and AMD Verify Massive Radeon Instinct Vega20 IC Design on AMD EPYC in ~10 hours with Ecosystem Partners Microsoft Azure and TSMC

Wilsonville, Ore., May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AMD engineers executed a physical verification pass of the Radeon Instinct™ Vega20 – its largest 7nm chip design – in ~10 hours using the TSMC-certified Calibre™ nmDRC software platform from Mentor, a Siemens business, running on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform using HB-series virtual machines, powered by AMD EPYC™ processors. Using...

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Mentor Releases Catapult and Calibre Software Kits with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Software

Mentor Releases Catapult and Calibre Software Kits with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

The Catapult HLS AI Toolkit offers an object detection reference design and IP that helps designers to implement neural network accelerator engines. Calibre mlOPC product predict the OPC output to within single nanometer accuracy using intelligent feature extraction and machine algorithms. Catapult features setup to build an AI/ML demonstrator platform with live feed on FPGA prototyping board.

Read More »
Testing Software Now Equipped With Technology to Capture Defects
Software

Testing Software Now Equipped With Technology to Capture Defects

The Tessent TestKompress software from Mentor is now available with ATPG, automotive-grade automatic test pattern generation, technology. The technology enables customers to capture defects with its suite of default models and test pattern generation applications.  The ATPG allows for ISO 26262 compliance with its ability to capture defects.

Read More »
Mentor Announces New Manufacturing Process with Optimized Flow and Fill Automation
Portable Tools

Mentor Announces New Manufacturing Process with Optimized Flow and Fill Automation

Mentor has announced new compete solutions including its Calibre nmPlatform™, Analog FastSPICE (AFS)™ Platform, Eldo Platform and Nitro-SoC place and route system for GLOBALFOUNDRIES' 22FDX Fully-Depleted Silicon-On-Insulator (FD-SOI) integrated circuit (IC) manufacturing processes. Their automated fill flow ensures analog devices are able to leverage full performance. The Mentor...

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Company News

Mentor Xpedition and PADS Professional Design Flow Achieve ISO 26262 Functional Safety Compliance

- The Mentor Xpedition™ and PADS® Professional printed circuit design (PCB) flow meet ISO 26262 requirements for automotive electronics design functional safety - Compliance includes the HyperLynx™ and Valor™ NPI technologies that can be applied to either the Xpedition or PADS Professional flow WILSONVILLE, Ore., Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Mentor, a Siemens business, today announced...

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Test & Measurement

Xpedition Vibration and Acceleration Solution offers fast and accurate virtual prototyping.

Suitable for military, aerospace, automotive and industrial markets, Xpedition Xpedition Vibration and Acceleration Solution comes with intuitive pre-processor and wizard. Reducing field failure rates, unit can detect components on threshold failure. Capable of analyzing pin-level Von-Mises stress and deformation for failure probability and safety factors, product features automated simulation...

Read More »
Test & Measurement

Tessent DefectSim measures circuit's defect tolerance.

Operated with Mentor's Eldo and Questa ADMS circuit simulators, Tessent DefectSim measures defect coverage of any test applied to mixed-signal or analog circuit. Measuring user defined, opens, shorts, and extreme variation defects in schematic netlist, Defectsim uses statistical method called likelihood-weighted random sampling to minimize number of defects and can also measure circuit's...

Read More »

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