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Cadence Design Systems is an electronic design automation and intelligent system design provider delivering hardware, software, and IP for electronic design. It offers products and technologies in the areas including custom IC and simulation, digital IC design and signoff, functional verification, IP, as well as system interconnect and analysis. The company serves 5G communications, aerospace and defense, automotive, AI and machine learning industries.

TypePublic
Founded1988
HQSan Jose, CA, US
Websitecadence.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)8,100(+8%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)$2.3 B(+10%)
Share Price (Jan 2021)$134.6
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Cadence

Lip-Bu Tan

Lip-Bu Tan

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Anirudh Devgan

Anirudh Devgan

President
Tom Beckley

Tom Beckley

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Custom IC and PCB Group
Alinka Flaminia

Alinka Flaminia

Senior Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, and Corporate Secretary
Tina Jones

Tina Jones

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources
Babu Mandava

Babu Mandava

Senior Vice President and General Manager, IP Group
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Cadence Office Locations

Cadence has offices in San Jose, Austin, Bellevue, Burlington and in 43 other locations
San Jose, CA, US (HQ)
Building 8, 2655 Seely Ave
Austin, TX, US
12301 Research Blvd Building V - Suite 200
Bellevue, WA, US
11900 NE 1st St Suite 300
Burlington, MA, US
55 Network Dr 2nd Floor
Cary, NC, US
200 Regency Forest Dr #260
Columbia, MD, US
6210 Old Dobbin Ln #100
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Cadence Financials and Metrics

Cadence Revenue

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Cadence's revenue was reported to be $2.34 b in FY, 2019 which is a 9.3% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2019)

2.3b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

9.3%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

2.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

88.6%

Net income (FY, 2019)

989.0m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

491.8m

Market capitalization (15-Jan-2021)

37.6b

Closing stock price (15-Jan-2021)

134.6

Cash (28-Dec-2019)

705.2m

EV

37.2b
Cadence's current market capitalization is $37.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.8b1.9b2.1b2.3b

Revenue growth, %

7%7%10%9%

Cost of goods sold

256.5m237.4m258.7m266.4m

Gross profit

1.6b1.7b1.9b2.1b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

476.9m479.0m485.4m517.3m518.4m532.5m576.7m580.4m579.6m

Cost of goods sold

61.8m60.8m54.5m63.2m59.0m60.5m70.6m61.5m61.0m

Gross profit

415.1m418.2m430.9m454.1m459.4m472.0m506.2m519.0m518.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

87%87%89%88%89%89%88%89%89%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

465.2m688.1m533.3m705.2m

Accounts Receivable

157.2m190.4m297.1m304.5m

Prepaid Expenses

37.1m63.8m92.6m103.8m

Inventories

39.5m33.2m28.2m55.8m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

203.1m204.1m345.8m989.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

119.6m115.5m118.7m122.8m

Inventories

4.9m5.0m752.0k(33.0m)

Accounts Payable

2.7m(26.0m)1.6m33.9m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

68.3m137.4m218.5m72.9m148.0m247.4m120.6m227.8m329.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

28.9m58.3m86.6m29.4m59.3m89.0m29.7m61.2m91.4m

Inventories

6.0m2.5m2.3m2.1m1.9m(1.5m)(10.6m)(25.7m)(43.8m)

Accounts Payable

(46.2m)(22.0m)(41.1m)(47.0m)(11.8m)(41.7m)(44.0m)(34.7m)(4.0m)
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

263.2k

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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Cadence Operating Metrics

Cadence's Backlog was reported to be $2.7b in FY, 2017.
FY, 2016FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Remaining Performance Obligations

$2.60 b$2.50 b$2.40 b$2.90 b$2.80 b$2.80 b$3 b$3.60 b

Backlog

$2.50 b$2.70 b

Facility Space Owned, sq. ft.

1.01 m1.01 m1.01 m1.01 m
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Cadence Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Integrand SoftwareFebruary 06, 2020
AWR CorporationJanuary 15, 2020$160 m
nusemiNovember 01, 2017
RocketickApril 28, 2016$40 m
Solomon Design Automation (SDA)October 21, 2014
Jasper Design AutomationJune 16, 2014$170 m
Forte Design SystemsFebruary 18, 2014
TranSwitchFebruary 12, 2014
Evatronix - IP BusinessJune 13, 2013
Cosmic CircuitsMay 23, 2013
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Cadence Revenue Breakdown

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Cadence revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.6% from Services and 94.4% from Product and Maintenance

Cadence revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.6% from Japan, 18.5% from Europe, Middle East and Africa, 30.0% from Asia and 43.9% from Americas

Cadence Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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Cadence Online and Social Media Presence

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Cadence Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    80/100

  • Compensation

    B

    70/100

  • Diversity

    B-

    70/100

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Cadence News and Updates

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Cadence Blogs

Celsius Thermal Solver

Industry's first complete electrical-thermal co-simulation solution for system analysis

Spectre X Simulator

A new massively parallel circuit simulator designed to provide up to 10X performance gains, while maintaining the golden accuracy customers have come to expect from 25 years of Spectre industry leadership

Protium X1 Enterprise Prototyping Platform

The first data center-optimized FPGA-based prototyping system providing multi-MHz speed for early software development, hardware/software regressions and full system validation

Tensilica Vision Q7 DSP

Doubles vision and AI performance for automotive, AR/VR, mobile and surveillance markets

JasperGold Formal Verification Platform

Third-generation formal verification platform featuring machine learning technology and core formal technology enhancements

Clarity 3D Solver

Delivers gold-standard accuracy with up to 10X faster simulation performance and unbounded capacity compared to legacy field solver technology
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Cadence Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cadence founded?

    Cadence was founded in 1988.

  • Who are Cadence key executives?

    Cadence's key executives are Lip-Bu Tan, Anirudh Devgan and Tom Beckley.

  • How many employees does Cadence have?

    Cadence has 8,100 employees.

  • What is Cadence revenue?

    Latest Cadence annual revenue is $2.3 b.

  • What is Cadence revenue per employee?

    Latest Cadence revenue per employee is $288.4 k.

  • Who are Cadence competitors?

    Competitors of Cadence include Keysight Technologies, Zuken and Ansys.

  • Where is Cadence headquarters?

    Cadence headquarters is located at Building 8, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose.

  • Where are Cadence offices?

    Cadence has offices in San Jose, Austin, Bellevue, Burlington and in 43 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cadence have?

    Cadence has 48 offices.