Synopsys, Inc. is the Silicon to Software™ partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day. The company is a global leader in Electronic Design Automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP. Synopsys is a leader in software security and quality. It has one of the industry’s broadest portfolio of application security testing tools and services.

Synopsys technology makes it possible for leading companies to build smarts, security, and safety into next-generation automotive applications. These include ADAS, V2X, autonomous systems, and more. Automotive systems require increasing amounts of compute power and software content–and years of development time. Accelerate the process with Synopsys. Synopsys can help you meet new goals for power, connectivity, and reliability that are crucial to the future of automotive.


System Security for the Connected Car

Synopsys tools and services empower companies across the automotive supply chain to build security and quality into all stages of the software development lifecycle (SDLC). Synopsys solutions help companies align with ISO 26262, MISRA, and other emerging automotive cybersecurity standards.

Automotive-Grade IP

Synopsys offers the broadest portfolio of silicon-proven, automotive-grade IP including: ARC processors with vision, neural network, sensor fusion capabilities, safety island, and security IP.

Synopsys DesignWare IP is ASIL ready ISO 26262 certified. It meets stringent AEC-Q100 reliability standards and, it supports automotive quality management. This is to help accelerate the development of ADAS, connected vehicle, gateway, and infotainment and MCU designs.

Virtual Prototyping

Synopsys virtual models and virtual prototyping solutions provide Early Access to silicon chips and virtual ECUs, allowing software development to start months earlier. They also enable collaboration across the supply chain of OEMs, Tier 1s, and semiconductor companies throughout the automotive development lifecycle.

Functional Safety and Reliability

Synopsys offers native automotive solutions that are optimized for efficient design of autonomous driving and ADAS SoCs.

Our functional safety verification platform is a solution that brings together best-in-class technologies. This is for FMEA, and FMEDA and fault campaign management under a single unified flow.

We also provide complete solutions to address reliability challenges, including electromigration (EM), voltage (IR) drop, device aging, and robust redundant VIA insertion (RVI) capabilities.

Our tools are certified to ISO 26262 Tool Confidence Level TCL 1 to accelerate quality and functional safety qualification.