Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today announced that NVIDIA
Corporation has deployed the Cadence® Protium™ X1
FPGA-Based Platform for early software development to accelerate the
development of its large-capacity GPUs for gaming, artificial
intelligence (AI), automotive and other market segments. The Protium X1
platform provides NVIDIA with a data center-optimized system that
enables multi-MHz speed for early software development,
hardware/software regressions and full system validation. It also offers
NVIDIA scalable performance, optimal capacity, faster bring-up and
advanced debug capabilities.
“The Protium X1 platform is enabling us to develop our large GPU designs
on FPGAs for the first time,” said Narendra Konda, director, hardware
engineering at NVIDIA Corporation. “We chose to adopt the Protium X1
platform because it allows us to accelerate firmware and software
development as well as system integration, which results in
time-to-market and product quality gains.”
The Protium X1 platform is part of the broader Cadence Verification
Suite. It further extends the innovation within the Cadence Verification
Suite and supports the company’s Intelligent System Design strategy by
enabling system innovation through early software development. For more
information on the new Protium X1 platform, please visit www.cadence.com/go/ProtiumX1.
Cadence enables electronic systems and semiconductor companies to create
the 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 market faster. The company’s System
Design Enablement strategy helps customers develop differentiated
products—from chips to boards to systems—in mobile, consumer, cloud
datacenter, automotive, aerospace, IoT, industrial and other market
segments. Cadence is listed as one of Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best
Companies to Work For. Learn more at cadence.com.
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