EDA & Others

EDA & Others

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Aldec, Inc. is an industry-leading Electronic Design Automation (EDA) company delivering innovative design creation, simulation and verification solutions to assist in the development of complex FPGA, ASIC, SoC and embedded system designs.

With an active user community of over 35,000, 50+ global partners, offices worldwide and a global sales distribution network in over 43 countries, the company has established itself as a proven leader within the verification design community.

Aldec market share is estimated at 38% of all mixed-language RTL Simulators sold to FPGA designers worldwide. (Excludes OEM simulators supplied directly from FPGA vendors).

Aldec delivers high quality EDA solutions for government, military, aerospace, telecommunications, automotive and safety critical applications. Large companies including IBM, GE, Qualcomm, Rohde and Schwarz, Bosch, Texas Instruments, Applied Micro, Hewlett Packard, Toshiba, Intel, NEC, Mitsubishi, LG, Hitachi, NASA, Invensys, Westinghouse, Raytheon, Panasonic, Lockheed Martin, Samsung, as well as mid-size and small firms utilize Aldec EDA verification suites to boost product performance, cut design development cycles and reduce cost.

For more information about Aldec, please visit http://www.aldec.com/.

AU Optronics Corporation

AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) is a worldwide leading manufacturer of thin film transistor liquid crystal display panels (TFT-LCD). AUO is able to provide customers a full range of panel sizes and comprehensive applications, offering TFT-LCD panels in sizes ranging from 1.2 inches to greater than 65 inches. AUO is the first TFT-LCD manufacturer in Taiwan to mass produce TFT-LCD panels by means of G3.5, G4, G5, G6, G7.5 and G8.5 fabrications. Additionally, the amassed production of the company’s G6 reached worldwide top 1.

For more information about AU Optronics Corp., please visit http://www.auo.com/


Cadence enables global electronic-design innovation and plays an essential role in the creation of today’s integrated circuits and electronics. Customers use Cadence software and hardware, methodologies, and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems. Cadence reported 2006 revenues of approximately $1.5 billion, and has approximately 5,200 employees. The company is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., with sales offices, design centers, and research facilities around the world to serve the global electronics industry.

For more information about Cadence, please visit http://www.cadence.com.

Dorado Design Automation, Inc.

ECO ( Engineering Change Order ) is Dorado’s corporate commiment to the semiconductor industry. 

ECO has long been considered as activities related to design change of integrated circuits. Since 2003, Dorado has expanded the scope of ECO to include “all the incremental jobs in the ECO Phase of design flow”, and committed the company to providing solutions for all ECO issues.

Dorado’s Tweaker is an ECO tool suite that supports all possible incremental jobs such as Functional ECO, Metal ECO, Timing ECO, Power ECO, and Clock ECO. Tweaker has been built merely to meet the requirement of incremental jobs with ECO specific architecture and algorithm. It’s the first EDA tool designed specifically for ECO. 

At the moment that ECO becomes a vital part of design flow, Tweaker product family are in use by various types of semiconductor companies including IDM’s, fundries, and fabless companies worldwide. 

For more information, please visit http://www.dorado-da.com.

Dyna Image

Dyna Image (DI) is a fabless semiconductor company that designs and markets an innovative range of optical sensors, inertia sensors and integrated, multi-function sensors for consumer market applications. The company, a subsidiary of Lite-On Semiconductor and a member of the Lite-On Group, has support locations in Taiwan, China and Korea. Its product development is focused on sensor solutions for mobile devices including smartphones, tablets, wearables and other IoT applications – the fastest growing consumer electronics sectors.

For more information about Dyna Image, please visit www.dyna-image.com

Holy Stone Enterprise Co., Ltd.

In 1993, Holy Stone launched the section of ASIC concerning Graphic Chip business. With this successful start, the Multimedia section was soon founded and set off in serving customers updated technology in Patent Design and Applying Design fields. Moreover, the introduction of Canon’s substrates for IC package has offered layout professional services when BGA just started the same business.
Ever since the company is incorporated, we always insist on uphold the spirits of “proficiency “and “dedication” in throughout our whole services, as well as the management philosophy of “Practical” and “Profitable”.. We also believed in profit-sharing of enterprise. Today for such insistence, Holy Stone, a small company of only five members in 1981, now becomes a famous enterprise and earns its well-known and excellent international credit and reputation all over the world.

For more information about Holy Stone, please visit http://www.holystone.com.tw/

HOY Technologies

HOY Technologies Co,. Ltd., founded in 2009, is a DFT(Design for Testability ) service provider. We provide customized DFT IP (BIST, BISR, ECC, etc.), DFT based tester and failure analyzer for memory, logic ICs, and SoC. Through our services , customers reduce test cost and risk, as well as accelerate their time-to-market. We have cooperated with several IC designers, IP providers and test/package companies to develop the most cost-effective test solutions. 

HOY Technologies also provides an EDA tool, called “Brains”, which is a BIST compiler with auto-insertion for embedded memories. To minimize design engineer’s effort, Brains built in a fully automation process, which make DFT design flow within only one click. Not only in tool field, Brains also has a resource sharing hardware design. It supports programmable at-speed testing in 2.6GHz with only less than 1% area overhead.

For more information about HOY Technologies, please visit http://www.hoy-tech.com.


Incentia Design Systems, Inc. is a leading Electronic Design Automation (EDA) tool provider of advanced timing, signal integrity, and power analysis, post-layout timing & power ECO, and logic synthesis software through its TimeCraft™, ECOCraft, and DesignCraft™ product lines, for multi-million-gate nanometer designs. Incentia’s products have been in use at leading semiconductor, fabless IC design, systems, and design service companies worldwide and have produced numerous successful tape-outs in different design application areas, such as communications, networking, wireless, chip-sets, consumer electronics, and multi-media. Incentia has offices in Santa Clara, California and Hsinchu Science Park, Taiwan, and distributors in Japan, China, India, Korea, and Israel.

For more information, please visit http://www.incentia.com or email to  info@incentia.com

Kaviaz Technology

Kaviaz was established at HsinChu, Taiwan, in May 2008. The mission and vision of Kaviaz is to bring solutions of the best quality for clients to increase productivity in electronics design, verification, and production. The solutions span domains of EDA (Electronics Design Automation), IIP(Implementation Intellectual Properties), VIP(Verification Intellectual Property), FPGA Platform, etc.

For more information about Kaviaz, please visit http://www.kaviaztech.com

Macronix International Co., Ltd

Macronix is a leading provider of innovative Non-Volatile Memory (NVM) semiconductor solutions, ranked #1 in ROM & Serial Flash and #4 in NOR Flash industry respectively. Being the largest and the most advanced supplier of ROM products worldwide, the company currently produces a wide range of Parallel and Serial NOR Flash products. Our Flash products address the nonvolatile memory requirements in embedded, consumer, computer, networking and enterprise applications.

Macronix was established in 1989 in the Science Park, Hsinchu, Taiwan. The Company is one of the very few suppliers offering Serial Flash products from 512Kbit to 256Mbit densities. We also provide Flash products with extremely small packages as well as very thin packages in space-constrained applications to satisfy the market demand. In our ROM Business, XtraROM™ products with 65-nanometer process have been delivered. Macronix also offers a Known Good Die (KGD) program for System In Package (SIP) solutions.

Macronix owns one 8-inch wafer fab (Fab 2) and one 6-inch wafer fab (Fab 1). The Company designs and fabricates its nonvolatile memory products in Fab 2. Fab 1 focuses on strategic foundry business for niche logic products. To provide the next generation of nonvolatile memory solutions, Macronix is jointly developing technology for Phase Change memories along with its high technology alliance partners in the world. We also announced the world’s first Flash prospective technology, BE-SONOS™.

For more information about Macronix, please visit http://www.macronix.com/


Maojet was founded in May 1992 at Taipei, plays a single role as a distributor of high quality and hi-tech products all over the world, and has been very successful. For over several years, Maojet has been working very closely with its customers and enjoying a stable growth rate.

In order to provide better service to all customers, the branch office was opened in Hsin-Chu City. The results show that Maojet are indeed providing better service to their customers and improves the better performance in promotion, sales and service for all the product lines.

For more information about Maojet, please visit http://www.maojet.com.tw.


MIC provides an extensive service network. The business scope covers CMP, photomask, wafer and mask inspection, consumable spare parts, SOI wafer, LCD process and inspection equipment and materials; outsourcing service in tool manufacturing; clean room and MEP turnkey projects, DI water, gas and chemical supply systems, waste water treatment systems, facility monitoring and control system, etc.

To facilitate instant and safe delivery services to all customers, MIC set up two bonded warehouses in Hukou and Shanhua, located in northern and southern Taiwan respectively. MIC insures the logistics of acquisition, storage, distribution and maintenance of raw materials and spare parts to enhance not only the company but also our customers’ ability to be more competitive.

For more information about Marketech, please visit http://http://www.micb2b.com.

Microtime Computer Inc.

Microtime Computer Inc., established for more than 24 years, is a professional provider of system development, production and design service. Our main goal is to offer customers the complete development and training platform of embedded system to shorten time-to-market.

We started from a professional ICE (In-Circuit Emulator) manufacturer located in Taiwan. Those widely sold to the market, e.g. 65C02, 8051, 80196, PIC, ARM…, etc enabled us to stably grow afterwrds. We also offer the complete solution for Embedded C/C++ compiler/debugger, TI DSP tool chain, RTOS, TCP/IP, UML based design tool, etc. Our customer base now covers more than industrial 5,000 units and 90% of academic education adopt our related tools in teaching/research.

To expand our service field and sales, it’s honored that Microtime has officially signed contract with Andes to be its local reseller in Dec, 2008. The product portfolio includes ADP-XC5, ADP-AG101, AICE, AndESLive, etc. With the good prestige of Andes and rich experience of Microtime in educational field, it’s envisioned there will be mutual benefit in the near future.

For more information about Microtime Computer Inc., please visit http://www.microtime.com.tw/

Nanya Technology Corporation

Nanya Technology Corporation was founded on March 4, 1995. The company conducts research and development, design, manufacturing, and sales of DRAM products, with worldwide sales offices in USA, Europe, Japan and China. The main shareholder is Nanya Plastics Corporations of the Formosa Plastics Group. In 2008, the company achieved USD 1,153 million in revenue, representing a 31 percent down year-over-year.

Nanya Technology Corp. currently owns both 8-inch and 12-inch Fabs, located in Nan Kan, Taoyuan and Nanlin Technology Park, Taipei County respectively. The 12-inch Fab (Fab-3A) will convert to the next-generation 50-nanometer stack technology in the third quarter of 2009.

In April, 2008, Nanya and Micron Technology executed a Joint Technology Development Agreement. Nanya and Micron will share the total output from Inotera Memories Inc., which will also convert to 50nm stack technology in the third quarter of 2009. This strategic collaboration will leverage Nanya and Micron’s manufacturing technology, and will greatly enhance both companies’ competitiveness in the DRAM industry.

For more information about Nanya, please visit www.nanya.com


Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) is a world leader in electronic design automation (EDA) software for semiconductor design. The company delivers technology-leading semiconductor design and verification platforms and IC manufacturing software products to the global electronics market, enabling the development and production of complex systems-on-chips (SoCs). Synopsys also provides intellectual property and design services to simplify the design process and accelerate time-to-market for its customers. Synopsys is headquartered in Mountain View, California, and has more than 60 offices located throughout North America, Europe, Japan and Asia. 

For more information about Synopsys, please visit http://www.synopsys.com


Truechip is a leading provider of Design and Verification solutions – which help you accelerate your design, lowering the costs and the risks associated with the development of your ASIC, FPGA and SoC. Truechip is a privately held company, with a global footprint, and a strong and experienced leadership.

Truechip has strong portfolio of proven, plug-and-play Verification IPs like USB family, PCIe family, Memory (LP/ DDR, HBM, HMC) family, AMBA family, MIPI Family, Display family and more. All of Truechip’s VIPs are natively developed in System Verilog, provide 100% functional coverage, includes assertions compatible with formal/dynamic simulation. All these VIPs are in production use across multiple customers worldwide, and support all industry leading simulators and emulators. To try out any of these high quality VIPs and experience Truechip’s industry leading 24X5 support, please visit www.truechip.net

Uniband Electronic Corp.

Uniband Electronic Corporation (UBEC) is an international fabless semiconductor company specializing in the design and manufacture of ICs for wireless applications. UBEC focusing on RF ICs had completely developed Low Noise Block Downconverter (LNB), Broadband Amplifier, 802.11 RF IC and ZigBee IC. We offers various RF solutions tailored to our customers’ and partners’ needs. Our mission is to develop high quality products with competitive price-and-performance ratio and time-to-market advantages for our customers. UBEC keeps the faith with regard to improve human life and working efficiencies via wireless communication technology and provide complete wireless communication application solutions.

For more information about UBEC., please visit www.ubec.com.tw

UniSense technology

UniSense Microsystems Technology Co., Ltd. is a fab-less MEMS product company. The company provides superior designs in the many types of sensing devices including pressure, temperature, humidity and other physical sensors. UniSense also offers Integrated Sensors which put the sensor, signal conditioning and control ASIC in one SIP (System-in-package) package. The Integrated Sensors are easy to use, accurate and cost effective. The applications of UniSense Sensors include: Medical devices:; such as blood pressure gauge, oxygen tank gauge, etc. IT devices: such as notebook computers, projectors, disk drives, etc. Consumer Electronics: such as cell phone, GPS, electronic compass, weather station, etc. Automotive Sensors: such as tire pressure sensor, MAP and BAP, etc. UniSense has established strong manufacturing infrastructure right in the center of Asian supply chain clusters.; Through its alliance with leading MEMS wafer foundries and major IC assembly houses, UniSense offers its products in the highest quality and the most effective mass production cost. UniSense’ team has deep expertise in the MEMS technology.; Many of them have been involved in the fields for more than 10 to 20 years.; UniSense’ vision is to provide accurate, smart sensor modules to our customers and to build products that help everyone living in a healthy and comfortable lifestyle.

For more information about UniSense Microsystems Technology Co., Ltd, please visit http://unisense.com.tw/

Winbond Electronics Corporation

Winbond is a specialty memory IC company engaged in design, manufacturing and sales services. From product design, research and development, and wafer fabrication to the marketing of brand name products, Winbond endeavors to provide its global clientele top quality memory solutions. Winbond’s major product lines include Code Storage Flash Memory, Specialty DRAM, Mobile DRAM, and TrustME Secure Flash Memory.

Winbond introduces the pioneering TrustME Secure Flash Memory that has been Common Criteria EAL 5+ certified for applications in enhanced system security. With Winbond Secure Flash Interface (SFI) IP, scalable secure flash densities for different SOC demands can be covered by TrustME, such as payment, biometrics, automotive, IOT. Flexible standalone secure flash or SiP architecture enables the optimization of system performance and cost.