Cadence Accelerates Innovation in 5G RF Communications by Acquiring Integrand

Cadence Design Systems has announced the acquisition of Integrand Software to further accelerate innovation in the 5G RF communications space. Integrand’s EMX technology is the industry-leading Method of Moments (MoM) solver technology for analysis and extraction and enables designers to accurately and efficiently simulate large integrated circuits (ICs) and advanced packages, characterize passive components and analyze interconnect parasitics in 3D-IC systems.

Executing upon the Cadence Intelligent System Design strategy, the integration of Integrand EMX with the Cadence Virtuoso, Sigrity, Clarity and AWR solutions offers customers a complete electromagnetic signoff solution.

Cadence enables electronic systems and semiconductor companies to create innovative end products that are transforming the way people live, work and play. Cadence software, hardware, and semiconductor IP are used by customers to deliver products to the market faster. The company’s Intelligent System Design strategy helps customers develop differentiated products- from chips to boards to intelligent systems- in mobile, consumer, cloud, data center, automotive, aerospace, IoT, industrial and other market segments.

They recently also acquired AWR from National Instruments.