Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) said that Mellanox Technologies has selected the Cadence Palladium XP verification computing platform for the development of its leading-edge server and storage products.
By allowing hardware and software system integration prior to silicon availability, the Palladium XP platform improved the time to market for Mellanox by three months.
The cornerstone of the Cadence System Development Suite, the Palladium XP platform is the industry´s first high-performance, special-purpose verification computing platform that unifies best-in-class simulation acceleration and emulation capabilities in a single environment. With its hot-swap technology with the Cadence Incisive platform, the Palladium XP platform delivers unparalleled productivity as users can transition among simulation, simulation acceleration and emulation environments at runtime without re-compilation. The Palladium XP platform offers systems and semiconductor companies flexible new use models that accelerate verification and hardware-software integration, helping to assure on-time delivery of high-quality products to the market.
Cadence Design Systems develops, sells or leases, licenses, and maintains electronic design automation software, hardware, verification intellectual property (VIP), and design intellectual property for semiconductor and electronics systems companies worldwide. Cadence Design Systems, Inc. was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in San Jose, California. The company´s website is at http://www.cadence.com.