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4Q05 Global Forecast: Traditional EDA Front-End and Back-End Flow Displacing IC Implementation Tools

Published: 02 December 2005

ID: G00135932

Analyst(s): Gary Smith, Laurie Balch


Electronic design automation revenue growth remains weak overall. However, this growth varies considerably among primary market segments because of the shift in sales away from IC implementation tools and the increasing influence of electronic-system-level toolsets.

Table Of Contents
  • EDA Forecast Assumptions
  • Changes in CAE and IC Applications Forecasts
  • ESL Methodologies Taking Shape
  • Market Forecast Scenarios
  • Gartner Dataquest Perspective
  • Recommendations

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