Strategic Partners


ARM® - The world's leading semiconductor intellectual property (IP) supplier
ARM is at the heart of the world’s most advanced digital products. ARM’s technology enables the creation of new markets and transformation of industries and society. ARM designs scalable, energy efficient-processors and related technologies to deliver the intelligence in applications ranging from sensors to servers, including smartphones, tablets, enterprise infrastructure and the Internet of Things.

Company Highlights World icon 70% of the world's population uses Arm-based products

Chip icon 250Bn+ Arm-based chips shipped to date

Mobile icon 99% of smartphones run on Arm-based processors

CPU icon 50% of all chips with processors are Arm-based


Cadence and Lauterbach enable pre-silicon software development, combining Lauterbach’s TRACE32® debugger and the System Development Suite. Software developers debug embedded software running on CPUs embedded in their chip developments, that execute in Cadence’s Virtual System Platform, Incisive Enterprise Verification, Palladium XP Series and Protium FPGA based prototyping. The connection between execution engines and TRACE32® is established either using physical or virtual interfaces.


NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) enables secure connections and infrastructure for a smarter world, advancing solutions that make lives easier, better and safer. As the world leader in secure connectivity solutions for embedded applications, NXP is driving innovation in the secure connected vehicle, end-to-end security and privacy and smart connected solutions markets. Built on more than 60 years of combined experience and expertise, the company has 45,000 employees in more than 35 countries. 


Infineon is one of the few semiconductor manufacturers for automotive applications that covers the most important applications in vehicles, with a broad product portfolio of microcontrollers, intelligent sensors, transmit and receive ICs for radio-frequency applications and radar as well as both discrete and integrated power semiconductors: powertrain, chassis and comfort electronics as well as driving safety applications. Coupled with a high level of quality, this comprehensive range of products has made us a preferred partner for our customers for over 40 years.
Our development strategy focuses on the integration of functionality and thus on semiconductor solutions with an excellent price-performance ratio. We see the main focus of our activities in improving energy efficiency, providing greater driving safety and in the fast-growing low-cost car segment.


Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., Intel today has more than 100,000 employees in 63 countries and serves customers in more than 120 countries. Intel today designs and manufactures a variety of essential technologies, including microprocessors and chipsets and the additional hardware, software, and related services that together serve as the foundation for many of the world’s computing devices. Intel technologies are used in a range of devices and applications, from PCs, notebooks, and Ultrabook™ devices to tablets and smartphones and the data centers that support them.


Mentor Graphics Corporation is a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services and award-winning support for the world's most successful electronic, semiconductor and systems companies. Mentor Graphics has been a pioneer in the development of tools and methodologies which span the hardware and software domains. Established in 1981, the company reported revenues in the last fiscal year in excess of $1.15 billion.


Synopsys is a world leader in design automation software, IP and services for automotive OEMs and their suppliers. Synopsys’ tools equip engineers with powerful capabilities for the design, development and verification of electronics, Power systems and embedded software. Through the use of Virtual Development Kit (VDK) tools, Customers can optimize system robustness and validate reliability and safety for a range of automotive applications based on Freescale, Renesas and Infineon MCUs and ARM processors. 


ST STMicroelectronics is a global semiconductor leader delivering intelligent and energy-efficient products and solutions that power the electronics at the heart of everyday life. ST’s products are found everywhere today, and together with our customers, we are enabling smarter driving and smarter factories, cities and homes, along with the next generation of mobile and Internet of Things devices. By getting more from technology to get more from life, ST stands for life.augmented.


Wind River is a global leader in delivering software for the Internet of Things (IoT). The company’s technology has been powering the safest, most secure devices in the world since 1981 and today is found in more than 2 billion products. Wind River offers a comprehensive edge-to-cloud product portfolio that is backed by world-class global professional services, award-winning customer support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River software and expertise are accelerating digital transformation of critical infrastructure systems that demand the highest levels of safety, security, performance, and reliability.