Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) said that AltaSens has adopted the Cadence Modus Test Solution for its mixed-signal next-generation image sensors.
By using the Modus Test Solution in conjunction with other Cadence digital and verification tools on a 90nm process technology, AltaSens successfully met its aggressive test coverage goals while saving several weeks on design convergence. For more information, please visit www.cadence.com/modus.
The Modus Test Solution enables design engineers to reduce test time by up to 3X, bringing down production test costs and increasing silicon profit margins. The next-generation test solution incorporates a patented, physically aware 2D Elastic Compression architecture that enables compression ratios beyond 400X without impacting design size or routing.
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, hardware, IP and services to design and verify advanced semiconductors, consumer electronics, networking and telecommunications equipment, and computer systems.
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.