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About CoWare

CoWare is a supplier of system-level electronic design automation (EDA) software tools and services. CoWare offers a comprehensive set of electronic system-level (ESL) tools that enable SoC developers to "differentiate by design" through the creation of system-IP including embedded processors, on-chip buses, and DSP algorithms; the architecture of optimized SoC platforms; hardware/software co-design and virtual platforms for device software development. The company's solutions are based on open industry standards including SystemC. CoWare's customers are major systems, semiconductor, and IP companies in the market where consumer electronics, computing, and communications converge. CoWare's corporate investors include ARM [(LSE:ARM);(Nasdaq: ARMHY)], Cadence Design Systems (Nasdaq:CDNS), STMicroelectronics (NYSE:STM), and Sony Corporation (NYSE:SNE). CoWare is headquartered in San Jose, Calif., and has offices around the world.

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1732 North First Street Suite 250

San Jose, California, 95112,

United States


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Expert Collections containing CoWare

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CoWare Patents

CoWare has filed 3 patents.

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Scientific modeling, Software design patterns, Amiga, Simulation, Software design


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Scientific modeling, Software design patterns, Amiga, Simulation, Software design



CoWare Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was CoWare founded?

    CoWare was founded in 1997.

  • Where is CoWare's headquarters?

    CoWare's headquarters is located at 1732 North First Street, San Jose.

  • What is CoWare's latest funding round?

    CoWare's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did CoWare raise?

    CoWare raised a total of $66.96M.

  • Who are the investors of CoWare?

    Investors of CoWare include Synopsys, Gimv, Greylock Partners, Cadence, Clipeum and 8 more.

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