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A new configuration of the Cadence® Encounter® digital IC design platform, the Encounter Digital Implementation System refines and redefines digital implementation for the industry. This truly configurable “system” extends the production-proven core Encounter platform technologies that designers have come to trust., and delivers new foundational ultra-efficient core memory architecture for the ultimate in capacity and performance and the industry’s first and only native and truly scalable end-to-end multi-core design backplane. It also provides a completely extensible architecture to handle the latest requirements for design closure, low power, mixed signal, design for manufacturability and yield optimization for complex, advanced node flat and hierarchical designs.
Learn more about Encounter. Become a specialist.
To experience for yourself the advantages of the new advanced digital design family, we invite you to explore all the dimensions of the new Encounter Digital Implementation System. In the process you’ll be on your way to becoming a specialist in the latest requirements and techniques to address complex flat and hierarchical design closure, advanced signoff, low power, mixed signal, and advanced node design.

Here's how to participate:
1) Create your account, or if you already have one, then log in.
2) Select one of the five technology areas.
3) Watch the narrated presentation video to get all the technical details you need.
4) Download the handy guide for reference.
5) Take the quiz to demonstrate your expertise, and earn your credentials.
6) Receive your specialist certificate by email (PDF) and be listed with other technology specialists.
7) Repeat for all the technology areas to demonstrate your expertise.

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Congratulations to most recent technology specialists

Ibrahim Mohamed
Dilip Kumar Badu
Mohit Gupta
B V N Jagadish
AP 1140
Vinicius Reis
Ilan Schnitman Souza
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BH 1131
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