Synplicity, Inc. (NASDAQ:SYNP) will be Lattice Semiconductor’s (NASDAQ:LSCC) exclusive synthesis partner, and Lattice Semiconductor will broaden its synthesis offering in its ispLEVER® design tool suite to include the industry-leading Synplify Pro® logic synthesis software for higher-level designs.
As of May 2008, Lattice will distribute only the Synplify® and Synplify Pro synthesis products with its FPGAs and complex programmable logic devices (CPLDs). The companies also will work to deliver expanded support of the Synplify® DSP solution to algorithmic designers who seek to accelerate their DSP designs using Lattice FPGAs.
Synplicity’s Synplify and Synplify Pro synthesis software products support all Lattice devices, including the new LatticeECP2M and LatticeXP2 FPGA families, creating powerful solutions for aerospace, wireless, telecom and digital multimedia applications. Through advanced 90-nm silicon technology, an optimized architecture and proprietary circuit design, Lattice devices reduce total solution costs.