Press Releases, Articles and Events

Press Releases

04/06/2015  ATopTech Collaborates with TSMC on 10nm Automatic Place and Route Design Enablement and Tool Certification 

03/31/2014  ATopTech Closes 2013 with Continued Growth

09/30/2013  ATopTech's Aprisa and Apogee Physical Implemention Tools Included in TSMC 16-Nanometer FinFET Reference Flow

05/30/2013 ATopTech Introduces New Technologies for Aprisa and Apogee Physical Design Solutions at DAC 2013

05/22/2013 ATopTech's Aprisa and Apogee Physical Implementation Tools Certified by TSMC for 16nm FinFET Technology

10/10/2012 ATopTech's Physical Design Solution Included in TSMC 20nm Reference Flow

5/31/2012 ATopTech Place and Route Receives TSMC 20nm Phase I Certification

11/15/2011 ATopTech's Aprisa Place and Route Tool Aids Richnex to Increase Product Competitiveness While Reducing the Design Cost

10/17/2011 Faraday Technology Adopts ATopTech's Aprisa for Physical Implementation at Advance Process Nodes

9/26/2011 NetLogic MicroSystems Selects ATopTech's Next Generation Physical Design Solutions for 28nm Designs

06/06/2011 Extreme DA and ATopTech Extend Cooperation for Timing Sign-off Technology to POCV Analysis

06/01/2011 ATopTech Shows Innovations and Performance Gains in Aprisa ans Apogee Physical Design Solutions at DAC 2011

05/31/2011 ATopTech's Aprisa Physical Design Solution Included in TSMC Reference Flow 12.0 for 28nm Designs

05/25/2011 Extreme DA and ATopTech Announce Partnership for Timing Sign-off Closure

03/22/2011 ATopTech Place and Route Engine Included in TSMC's EDA 28nm Routing Qualification Report

02/23/2011 ATopTech Closes 2010 with 70% Growth in Revenue

09/22/10 ATopTech Announces Board of Directors

06/14/10 ATopTech and TSMC Extend Collaboration on Physical Design Solution for 28nm Technology

04/07/10 ATopTech's Physical Design Solutions Delivers Productivity and Quality of Results to STARC

01/19/10 ATopTech's Aprisa Physical Design Solution Qualified by TSMC for 40nm Designs

01/10/10 ATopTech Appoints Jue-Hsien Chern as CEO

ATopTech Introduces Industry.s First Top-Level Design Tool to Seamlessly Integrate All Hierarchical Functions with Block-Level Implementation

Adds fully integrated top-down, bottom-up chip planning, chip assembly, timing closure capabilities to industry-leading portfolio

07/24/09 What to see at DAC, ATopTech recommended by Gary Smith and John Cooley DeepChip

03/31/09 AtopTech, Magma, Apache vs. the Synopsys/Cadence package deals

01/26/09 ATopTech Closes Successful 2008, Reaches Revenue Milestone
Company Sees First 40 nm Design Tape-Out, Expands Production Tape-Out Count

01/23/08 AtopTech's Aprisa, Cuts the Physical Design Time of Sharp's Multimillion-Gate System-on-Chip Design
SoC designers using Aprisa produced the best quality of results with very short turn-around time; used flat design methodology which will be continued on other large SoC designs
Japanese Version

12/10/07 Pioneers in Breakthrough IC Design Tools Launch New Company, Announce Proven Physical Design Product
With multimillion-dollar revenues, ATopTech is the new face of physical design for semiconductors at 90nm and below.

12/10/07 ATopTech Signs Multi-year, Multi-million Dollar Contract with Broadcom
Aprisa allows Broadcom to leverage next generation place and route tools for designing ICs at 65 nm and below


Semiconductor Engineering 11/12/13

Executive Viewpoint - Jue-Hsien Chern

DeepChip 10/25/13

SNPS vs ATopTech ruling

DeepChip 6/8/10
Apogee floorplanner

Tech Viewpoint 5/10/10
Silicon 60 List - Page 26
Read why companies are using Aprisa
ATopTech takes a fresh approach to place and route

DeepChip 06/05/08
Cooley's Must See at DAC
SCDSource 06/05/08
Atoptech listed as top ten technologies to see at DAC 08
EEtimes 02/01/08
Atoptech named as one of EE Times 60 Emerging Startups
EEdesignline 12/11/07
ATopTech, a new face in physical design
EDN 12/10/07
EDA startup ATopTech causes stir
SCDSource 12/10/07
Start up ATopTech Challenges IC Design Leaders
EDN 12/10/07
EDA P&R startup ATopTech out of the gates with Broadcom win
EEtimes 12/10/07
ATopTech tips netlist-to-GDSII solution



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