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Synopsys is a company that provides products and services used by designers across the silicon-to-software spectrum. It supplies electronic design automation (EDA) software, hardware, pre-designed circuits and provides technical services and support to help engineers design and test integrated circuits (ICs) and electronic systems. The company serves a range of industries, including electronics, financial services, media, automotive, medicine, energy, etc.
HQMountain View, CA, US
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureB

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)15,036(+9%)
Job Openings1,025
Revenue (FY, 2020)$3.7 B(+10%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$317.9(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Synopsys

Aart de Geus

Aart de Geus

Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer
Chi-Foon Chan

Chi-Foon Chan

President and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Director
Trac Pham

Trac Pham

Chief Financial Officer
Sriram Sitaraman

Sriram Sitaraman

Chief Information Officer
Sassine Ghazi

Sassine Ghazi

Chief Operating Officer
Jan Collinson

Jan Collinson

Human Resources and Facilities Officer
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Synopsys Office Locations

Synopsys has offices in Mountain View, Allentown, Atlanta, Austin and in 95 other locations
Mountain View, CA, US (HQ)
690 E Middlefield Rd
Allentown, PA, US
1110 American Pkwy Suite F-140
Atlanta, GA, US
3390 Peachtree Rd NE #325
Austin, TX, US
1301 S MoPac Expy
Bellevue, WA, US
500 108th Ave NE Suite 1100
Bloomington, IN, US
116 W 6th St #300
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Synopsys Financials and Metrics

Synopsys Revenue

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Synopsys's revenue was reported to be $3.69 b in FY, 2020 which is a 9.7% increase from the previous period.

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Synopsys's current market capitalization is $48.5 b.
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Synopsys Operating Metrics

Synopsys's Backlog was reported to be $4b in FY, 2018. Synopsys's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 4 k in Q3, 2019.
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2.6 k2.7 k3.1 k3.2 k3.3 k

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Synopsys Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Moortec SemiconductorNovember 11, 2020
Terrain EDAFebruary 23, 2020
Tinfoil SecurityJanuary 10, 2020
QTronic GmbHAugust 06, 2019
PhoeniX SoftwareFebruary 08, 2018
Kilopass TechnologyJanuary 10, 2018
Black Duck SoftwareNovember 02, 2017$565 m
SidenseOctober 17, 2017
QuantumWiseSeptember 18, 2017
ForcheckJanuary 10, 2017
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Synopsys Revenue Breakdown

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Synopsys revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.9% from Maintenance and Professional Service, 20.0% from Upfront Products and 64.2% from Time-Based Products

Synopsys revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.6% from Korea, 11.4% from China, 10.5% from Europe, 48.1% from United States and 19.4% from Other

Synopsys Cybersecurity Score

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Synopsys News and Updates

Synopsys sets $175 million accelerated stock repurchase program

Synopsys Inc. announced Thursday an accelerated share repurchase (ASR) agreement for $175 million worth of its stock. Based on Wednesday's stock closing price of $325.01, the software company's ASR, with HSBC Bank USA, could represent about 538,445 shares, or 0.4% of the shares outstanding. The sto…

Synopsys Stock To Continue Rising After An Earnings Boost?

Synopsys, a company that focuses on silicon design and verification, silicon intellectual property, and software security and quality, saw its stock rise by 13% to $317 in the last twenty-one trading days. In comparison, the broader S&P500 rose by 1.8% over the last twenty-one trading days...

Synopsys CEO’s Opening Keynote At Hot Chips Outlines Future Vision Of AI-Driven Chip Design

Synopsys’ latest AI-driven design tools have moved beyond assisting with place-and-route, to now aiding in some aspects of architectural design and software interactions.

Synopsys Laps Competition With Second Generation AI

EDA Leader Synopsys achieves 28% Lower Power with AI while Samsung has first working chip designed by an Artificial Intelligence Last year, Electronic Design Automation leader Synopsys announced it had developed an AI called DSO.ai that could produce faster, lower cost, and more power-efficient c...

Synopsys CEO: AI-designed chips will generate 1,000X performance in 10 years

AI-designed chips are producing could lead to 1,000 times better performance for chips in the next decade, says Synopsys CEO Aart de Geus.

Winbond's Successful Interoperability of OctalNAND Flash with Synopsys DesignWare AMBA IP Delivers Complete High-Density NAND Flash Memory Solution

TAICHUNG, Taiwan, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Winbond Electronics Corporation, a leading global supplier of semiconductor memory solutions, today announced the successful interoperability of Synopsys' DesignWare Synchronous Serial Interface (SSI) IP and Winbond's OctalNAND Flash Memory....
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Synopsys Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Synopsys founded?

    Synopsys was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Synopsys key executives?

    Synopsys's key executives are Aart de Geus, Chi-Foon Chan and Trac Pham.

  • How many employees does Synopsys have?

    Synopsys has 15,036 employees.

  • What is Synopsys revenue?

    Latest Synopsys annual revenue is $3.7 b.

  • What is Synopsys revenue per employee?

    Latest Synopsys revenue per employee is $245.1 k.

  • Who are Synopsys competitors?

    Competitors of Synopsys include Parasoft, Rambus and Cadence.

  • Where is Synopsys headquarters?

    Synopsys headquarters is located at 690 E Middlefield Rd, Mountain View.

  • Where are Synopsys offices?

    Synopsys has offices in Mountain View, Allentown, Atlanta, Austin and in 95 other locations.

  • How many offices does Synopsys have?

    Synopsys has 111 offices.