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Nisshinbo Micro Devices Enhances Design Efficiency with Cadence Solutions

Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc., a leading provider of analog IC and module products, has partnered with Cadence Design Systems, Inc. to improve design efficiency and accelerate product development. By deploying Cadence’s AI-based Virtuoso Studio custom IC design platform and Clarity 3D Solver, Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. aims to reliably deliver innovative products to the market.

The integration of Virtuoso Studio platform provides Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. with a comprehensive suite of IC design solutions and seamless integration with Cadence’s multiphysics system analysis offerings. The Virtuoso Schematic Editor enables efficient design capturing, while the Virtuoso ADE Suite and Spectre X Simulator empower circuit designers to manage corner simulations, statistical analyses, and circuit optimization. The Virtuoso Layout Suite fosters collaboration through concurrent layout editing, resulting in a 30% reduction in turnaround time for routing complex analog blocks.

Additionally, Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. has adopted the Clarity 3D Solver for electromagnetic (EM) simulation and analysis of module designs. With a 12% improvement in solver runtime compared to their previous solution, the Clarity 3D Solver offers near-linear scalability without compromising accuracy. Its integration with Cadence IC packaging and PCB design platforms further enhances engineering productivity and turnaround time.

Yasutoshi Hirano, Manager of the Design Technology Department at Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc., expressed the importance of improving design efficiency to deliver reliable products in a timely manner. The combination of Cadence Virtuoso Studio and Clarity 3D Solver has provided Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. with a comprehensive chip-to-package design environment, enabling faster and more reliable product development.

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. is a pivotal leader in electronic systems design, leveraging over 30 years of computational software expertise. The company’s Intelligent System Design strategy delivers software, hardware, and IP solutions that transform design concepts into reality. Cadence’s partnership with Nisshinbo Micro Devices Inc. aligns with their commitment to accelerating system innovation.

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