SAN JOSE, Calif., 20 May 2014

Highlights:

EDA Technology Access Agreement gives Cadence access to ARMv7 and ARMv8-A architecture-based processor IP, ARM® Mali™ GPUs, System IP and physical libraries to enable tools optimized for these IPs and the development of designs achieving the required power, performance and area (PPA)

First such agreement for ARM’s 64-bit v8 architecture, which includes the ARM Cortex®-A50 processor series

Tighter integration of Cadence tools with ARM technology for easier SoC design, verification and implementation, helping to shorten the time to market.

via Cadence and ARM Expand Collaboration for 64-bit Processor Designs.