Today's SoC designs require a new definition of IP, one that extends beyond traditional IP to address integration complexity, verification and software to significantly reduce the cost of SoC design. In this definition of IP, Cadence delivers a fully integrated IP stack that extends from the physical interface though the controller to the bare-metal software, and includes a comprehensive design and verification environment.
Complementing Integration-Optimized IP, Cadence's component IP provides both common and high-performance Silicon IP that can be utilized in many different designs. Component IP is of high quality, has a well defined set of deliverables, and works well in your SoC design environment.
The Cadence VIP Catalog provides support for 30+ complex protocols and 15,000+ memory device configurations. Proven on thousands of customer designs and supporting all major simulators, Cadence is your reliable one-stop shop for verification IP. Our leading-edge protocol support means you can be first to market with the latest technology. The scalable Cadence VIP supports all stages of product development including in-depth IP protocol verification, multiprotocol SoC interconnect verification, and accelerated hardware/software system verification.