Update: Synopsys Acquires Silicon and Beyond Private Limited to Expand High-Speed SerDes IP Portfolio (March 21, 2018)
Bengaluru (India) – Feb 10 th 2016 -SilabTech, leading supplier of High Speed Interface intellectual property designs (Ips), announced today that it was awarded with the 2015 IESA Award for the Most Innovative Product for its High Speed Interface (SERDES) Design which is leading the industry in its Low Power figures while enabling customers to use it in wide variety of applications.
The award was announced as part of IESA (Indian Electronic and Semiconductor Association) annual summit that had taken place in Bangalore last week. The IESA committee had looked at more than 100 nominees before awarding this prestige prize to SilabTech.
“Winning the IESA Award is a great recognition for our break-through work on Low Power solutions for High Speed Interfaces. SilabTech is operating in a highly demanding environment where Interface Speed is increasing dramatically at the time where customers are expecting Green solutions with lower power and lower silicon area- this is the toughest segment in Silicon IP”, said Sujoy Chakravarty CEO of SilabTech; “This industry recognition is announced at the time where we win several high profile projects with Industry leaders that will integrate SilabTech solutions as part of their next generation products.”
“Technovation Awards celebrates excellence and recognize role-models in the electronics and semiconductor ecosystem”, as stated by M.N Vidyashankar, President,IESA who further commented that “Team SilabTech winning the award in the Product Innovation category shows just how great products can come out of India and are adopted by global players in the semiconductors space”
SilabTech ’s, VP Engineering, GK Nayak & VP IP, Ravi Mehta received the IESA Technovation Award from Santosh Kumar, President & MD, TI India & P.K Das, Director, STPI
During the IESA summit event, SilabTech had demonstrated its USB 3.0 and 3.1 SERDES IP Cores that support the newest Type C Connector on advance nodes for the PC, Storage and Consumer Electronics markets. SilabTech also demonstrated its solution for the Data Converters market based on the JESD204B SERDES and Controller (1- 12.5Gbps).
SilabTech is a privately held company, headquartered in Bangalore, India with sales offices in US, Europe, Japan and China. The company brings innovative design approaches to the ever increasing challenge of on-board and backplane high speed connectivity. The company is led by a group of senior mixed signal designers with vast experience in building analog and mixed signal IPs and in integrating them at chip level. Among the company’s customers are multinational fabless IC companies, system companies and ASIC design houses. SilabTech has taped out multiple SERDES, High Speed ADCs and other analog IP Cores in technologies ranging from 130nm to 28nm in multiple foundries.