Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced it has acquired Silicon and Beyond Private Limited, a provider of high-speed SerDes technology used in data intensive applications such as machine learning, cloud computing, and networking. This acquisition demonstrates Synopsys’ continued focus on next-generation SerDes solutions, addressing the need for greater amounts of reliable data transfer between chips, backplane, and extended range optical interconnects. The acquisition also adds a team of R&D engineers with high-speed SerDes expertise to help designers meet their evolving design requirements.
The terms of the deal, which is not material to Synopsys financials, are not being disclosed.
“Silicon and Beyond’s high-speed SerDes technology enables designers to implement reliable, high-speed connectivity across long-reach channels in high-end computing applications,” said Joachim Kunkel, general manager of the Solutions Group at Synopsys. “This acquisition underscores Synopsys’ commitment to expanding our DesignWare IP portfolio to help designers meet the challenging bandwidth and power requirements of advanced data-intensive SoCs.”
Synopsys is a provider of high-quality, silicon-proven IP solutions for SoC designs. The broad DesignWare IP portfolio includes logic libraries, embedded memories, embedded test, analog IP, wired and wireless interface IP, security IP, embedded processors and subsystems.