- Creates world’s leading supplier of industrial software for the Digital Enterprise.
- Siemens significantly expands its software business by entering the Integrated Circuit (IC) design and embedded software segments.
- Emphasis placed on critical need for both Electronic Systems and IC development tools.
- Siemens uniquely positioned to address complex development needs of today’s smart products with convergence of PLM and EDA software.
Siemens’ just-announced agreement to acquire EDA software leader Mentor Graphics in a $4.5 billion cash transaction positions the German industrial giant to make itself the unchallenged powerhouse provider of an integrated, end-to-end digital platform for mechatronics product engineering. Continue reading
Expanding our digital leadership with the acquisition of Mentor Graphics: Presentation by Siemens CFO Ralf P. Thomas and Siemens PLM Software Executive Chairman Chuck Grindstaff. Conference call recording here.