Gartner Research

Market Trends: Electronic Design Automation, Worldwide, 2005

Published: 05 December 2005

ID: G00136302

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


The electronic design automation market continued to experience slow revenue growth in 2004. Revenue growth in the EDA market will remain stagnant until new leaders emerge.

Table Of Contents
  • Introduction
    • EDA — A World on Hold
  • Report Overview, Definitions and Methodologies
    • Report Organization
    • Data Collection Process
    • EDA Subapplications — Segmentation and Definitions
  • Major Trends
    • EDA Market
  • CAE: RTL Simulation Drives the Market
    • Electronic System Level
    • RTL Methodology
    • Design for Test
    • Hardware/Software Co-verification
    • The Gate-Level Methodology
    • Miscellaneous Tools
  • IC CAD — A Market in Turmoil
    • IC Place and Route
    • IC Implementation and ASIC Layout
    • Custom Place and Route
    • Process Migration
    • Design Rule Checking
    • Extraction
    • IC Physical Analysis
    • IC Simulation Program With Integrated Circuit Emphasis
    • Physical Libraries and Tools
    • IC Computer-Aided Manufacturing
    • Technology Computer-Aided Design
    • Resolution Enhancement Technology
  • PCB Design
    • PCB Market
    • PCB Physical Analysis Tools
    • PCB Timing
    • PCB Signal Integrity
    • PCB Electromagnetic Interference
    • PCB Power and Thermal Tools
    • Printed Circuit Board Computer-Aided Manufacturing
    • Printed Circuit Board Simulation Program With Integrated Circuit Emphasis
    • PCB Virtual Prototype
  • The Forecast

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