High-Performance and Custom ASICs (SoCs) for Servers, Storage and Networking Applications
Today’s server, storage and networking equipment requires advanced, high-performance ASICs. As these custom chips become more complex, development typically becomes more challenging and time-consuming.
Socionext has the experience and expertise needed to help you quickly develop products, achieving the fast time-to-market you need for success.
We have more than 40 years of experience in ASIC design, and are the largest ASIC developer in Japan. Our custom silicon can be found in some of today’s most exciting products, from TOP500 supercomputers to highly reliable storage systems as well as 100G networking systems.
We have the ability to put hundreds of millions of logic gates and high capacity memories into custom chips—and have them work flawlessly the first time. Our extensive design portfolio contains more than 900 designs spanning technologies from 90nm to 16nm. This portfolio, along with our advanced process and packaging technologies, proven design methodologies and worldwide design resources help our customers bring smaller, faster, cooler and more affordable products to market.
Contact us to learn how we can help you quickly develop the superior products you need to achieve success.
High-performance and Custom SoCs for a Variety of Applications
The robust Socionext design methodology, extensive IP portfolio, proven macros and advanced packaging technology enable us to deliver highly complex ASIC and structured ASIC solutions.
We offer innovative technical solutions to serve a diverse set of markets:
Socionext has a strong background in consumer electronics, which enables us to offer innovative, cost-effective solutions for a variety of emerging applications. Our 90nm low-leakage process can deliver the excellent power-management capabilities needed for applications such as handheld equipment, DVRs, video peripherals, DTVs, HDTV and car multimedia applications.
Socionext has been developing datacomm and telecom products for years. Our source- synchronous and asynchronous high-speed I/O interfaces support a variety of applications in broadband and enterprise networking; optical and WAN switching; core, edge and metro routing; WAN aggregation and central office access.
Servers and Security Appliances
Socionext has extensive experience in integrating complex IPs for high-performance and structured ASIC applications. Our offerings meet the needs of the server market such as VOD (video on demand), digital advertising, data centers, web-security applications and gateways.
Industrial Automation Systems & Test Equipment
Socionext has been providing solutions for the industrial-automation and test-equipment markets for years. Our extensive portfolio of industry-standard interfaces, high-speed I/Os and embedded processor macros are key elements supporting this market.
Medical Imaging Systems
Medical imaging systems require the integration of mixed signal devices with processing elements. We meet these needs with state-of-the-art analog macros including ADCs and DACs; power- and area-optimized advanced processor cores such as ARM7, ARM9 and ARM 11; and a complete suite of controller macros.