Intel Custom Foundry certifies Cadence implementation and sign-off tools for Tri-gate process

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) has achieved certification for its implementation and sign-off tools on the Intel third-generation 10nm Tri-gate process for customers of Intel Custom Foundry, the company said.

Intel Custom Foundry utilized a PowerVR GT7200 graphics processing unit (GPU) from Imagination Technologies as part of the certification process. The tool certification and enablement provide Intel Custom Foundry customers with a complete and integrated system-on-chip (SoC) design flow.

Cadence enables global electronic design in the creation of integrated circuits and electronics. The company´s software, hardware, IP and services are used to design and verify advanced networking and telecommunications equipment and computer systems.