SoC portfolio boost with Cadence’s acquisition of Tensilica
Published: 29 April 2013 - Michelle Winny
Cadence Design Systems is in the process of acquiring Tensilica, a specialist in dataplane processing IP.
The company’s focus on configurable dataplane processing units is aimed at embedded data and signal processing for mobile wireless, network infrastructure, auto infotainment and home applications.
IP from the company delivers subsystems that are compatible with industry-standard CPU architectures.
The acquisition will enable Cadence to deliver a more complete SoC solution.