EMA Design Automation introduced CircuitSpace version 4.0 for placement and design reuse. New and enhanced features of CircuitSpace 4.0 enable designers and engineers to reduce cycle times and increase overall design quality. The flexible replication and reuse capabilities enable developers to fully leverage design IP, even if there are differences between designs. Pricing for CircuitSpace 4.0 starts at $2,400 (1 year time based license, 1,200 part version).
Perforce Software rolled out version 2009.2 of their Software Configuration Management (SCM) system. The latest release features shelving, real-time metadata replication, and additional functionality for working offline. Perforce 2009.2 is available now. Perforce pricing is all-inclusive; there are no add-on components that require licensing. End-user licenses for the complete solution, including one year of support and maintenance, start at $900 per seat; volume discounts are available.