ClioSoft SOS Hardware Configuration Management – Starter Edition

Donate $100 to the The Alameda County Community Food Bank, and ClioSoft will give you a license to their SOS Hardware Configuration Management – Starter Edition in exchange. The special promotion ends March 31, 2010. SOS Starter Edition is a design management solution for small design teams. The tool streamlines the design process by enhancing communication and facilitating efficient and accurate sharing of design data from concept through tape-out.

For a $100 donation per user per year paid directly to The Alameda County Community Food Bank (with all proceeds going to the charity), engineers will receive:

  • A one-year license with the same price guarantee for three years
  • World-class, round-the-clock technical support (email, phone, WebEx)
  • One introductory live online (WebEx) training session, including Q&A
  • Full access to online FAQs and application notes
  • Downloads of patches and new releases

SOS is integrated seamlessly with Cadence’s Virtuoso Custom IC, Mentor’s ICstudio, SpringSoft’s Laker Custom Layout Automation System and Synopsys’ Galaxy Custom Designer flows. The Starter Edition provides revision control features integrated with any one of these IC design flows and includes ClioSoft’s highly-rated technical support.

ClioSoft SOS Starter Edition Features

  • Full revision control:
    • Check out
    • Check in
    • Cancel checkout
    • Revision history
    • Rollback to or export previous revision
    • Update/synchronize workarea
  • Isolated sandbox workareas for each user
  • Cell-views managed as composite design objects not separate files
  • Choice of seamless integration with any one of the following flows:
    • Cadence Virtuoso 5.x (CDBA) or 6.x (Open Access)
    • SpringSoft Laker
    • Mentor ICstudio
    • Synopsys Custom Designer

More info: ClioSoft’s SOS Hardware Configuration Management – Starter Edition | The Alameda County Community Food Bank