Gartner Research

EDA 2001: It's Good To Be an EDA Vendor

Published: 25 October 2001

ID: G00101378

Analyst(s): Gary Smith, Laurie Balch, Jim Tully, Nancy Wu, Daya Nadamuni


The EDA industry has started to introduce the new tool sets that will revolutionize RTL design. These tools are a must for 0.13-micron silicon design and will be needed for the upcoming system design explosion.

Table Of Contents
  • Executive Summary
    • The New RTL Tools Start Moving In
  • Report Overview Definitions and Methodologies
    • Report Organization
    • Data Collection Process
    • EDA Subapplications — Segmentation and Definitions
  • Major Trends
    • The New RTL Tools Arrive
  • The CAE Market
    • The ESL Methodology
    • The RTL Methodology
    • DFT
    • Hardware/Software Coverification
    • The Gate-Level Methodology
    • Miscellaneous
    • Enterprise Tools
    • Interoperability Tools
    • Design Libraries
    • CIS
  • The IC CAD Market
    • IC Place and Route
    • IC Implementation
    • ASIC Place and Route
    • Custom Layout
    • Process Migration
    • Design Rule Checking
    • Extraction
    • IC Physical Analysis
    • IC SPICE
    • Physical Libraries and Tools
    • IC CAM
    • T-CAD
    • RET
  • PCB Design
    • PCB Layout
    • MCM, Hybrid and Packaging Layout
  • EDA Revenue Forecast by Subapplication

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