EDA revenues grow despite declining Semiconductor revenues in Q1 2019

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Global semiconductor revenues dropped by 13.0% to $96.8 billion in Q1 2019 vs. Q1 2018 (WSTS), and by 15.5% vs. Q4 2018, while Q4 2018 were an 8.2% sequential decline from Q3 2018. Gartner is forecasting -3.4% full year drop in 2019 semiconductor revenue to $458 billion. Despite this declining trend in semiconductor revenues for […]

edalics at DAC, June 2 – 5, 2019

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Gerry Byrne, founder of edalics, is a regular visitor to the Design Automation Conference and will be attending DAC 56 in Las Vegas from June 2 – 5 this year. Gerry is always happy to schedule a face-to-face meeting at DAC to discuss possible opportunities or just meet for a chat about the state of […]

Flat Semiconductor & steady EDA revenue growth in Q4 2018

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Global semiconductor revenues grew only slightly by 0.6% to $114.7 billion in Q4 2018 vs. Q4 2017 (SIA), but were 8.2% less than in Q3 2018, following double digit % growth in previous quarters of 2018. Gartner is forecasting 14.4% full year growth in semiconductor revenue to $481 billion for 2018. Despite slowing semiconductor revenue […]

Steady Semiconductor & EDA revenue growth in Q3 2018

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Global semiconductor revenue growth moderated to 15.1% or $124.2 billion in Q3 2018 vs. Q3 2017 (SIA), following 20.5% & 20% growth in Q2 & Q1 2018 respectively. Gartner is forecasting 14.4% full year growth in semiconductor revenue to $481 billion for 2018. Meanwhile, revenues in the EDA market grew steadily, with Synopsys growing quarterly […]

Robust Semiconductor & EDA revenue growth in Q2 2018

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Global semiconductor revenue continued its robust growth of 20.5% to $117.9 billion in Q2 2018 vs. Q2 2017 (SIA), following 20% growth in Q1 2018. Gartner is forecasting 14% full year growth in semiconductor revenue to $479 billion for 2018. Meanwhile, revenues in the EDA market grew steadily, with the no. 1 EDA tool supplier, […]

edalics at DAC, June 24-28, 2018

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Gerry Byrne, founder of edalics, is a regular attendee at DAC and was at San Francisco in June this year and will be back at DAC again in June 2019. Gerry is always happy to schedule a face-to-face meeting at DAC to discuss possible opportunities or just meet for a chat about the state of the EDA sector.

Solid semiconductor & EDA revenue growth in Q1 2018

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Global semiconductor revenue grew to $111.1 billion in Q1 2018, or 20% vs. Q1 2017 (SIA), extending the recent strong growth of 22.5% growth in Q4 2017 and 21.6% 2017 full year growth to $412 Billion. Gartner is forecasting further solid growth in semiconductor revenue to $470 billion for 2018. Of the two major EDA […]