Case Study: Medium Enterprise Computer Hardware Company


  • Purchased DesignWare Logic Libraries to meet the following project challenges:
    • Met aggressive performance targets
    • Met aggressive power targets
    • Met aggressive area targets
    • Met aggressive time-to-market window
    • Obtained high yield
    • Reduce project risk

Use Case

  • Used Synopsys’ DesignWare Logic Libraries at the 65-nm LP process node.
  • Implemented the following functions containing DesignWare Logic Libraries:
    • Other CPU cores (e.g., MIPS, PowerPC, ARC, etc.)
    • Interface cores (USB, PCIe, DDR, MIPI, SATA, etc.)
    • Other blocks of the SoC


  • Purchased Synopsys’ DesignWare Logic Libraries for for the following main reason(s):
    • Quality of the IP
    • Ease of integration effort
    • Completeness of solution (for example, Power Optimization Kit)
    • Availability on required process node(s)
    • Previous experiences with Synopsys DesignWare Logic Libraries
    • Previous experiences with Synopsys DesignWare IP
  • The customer achieved first-pass silicon success with DesignWare Logic Libraries.


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TechValidate Survey of a Medium Enterprise Computer Hardware Company

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Validated on Oct 10, 2013

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