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Shared EDA makes EDA tools and Intellectual Property (IP) libraries affordable for all companies

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Join The Family and Find New Partners

Together with partners, such as BCS, Shared EDA organises events and seminars on technical topics. By joining Shared EDA, you can join these seminars and events and meet new partners.

Access More Advanced Technology

Any company can join now. Next to tooling, Shared EDA focuses on IP sharing as well.

IP Sharing makes top technology available for all, even in small volumes.

Realise Growth with Better Tooling

The best tools enable faster growth at better margins. Shared EDA offers the tooling.

Specific SME shared licenses programme. As a start-up: get the best tools for incredible start-up pricing.

“To strengthen the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) ecosystem”

Welcome to Shared EDA


Shared EDA is an independent organization dedicated to strengthen the Electronic Design Automation (EDA) ecosystem. The organization licenses EDA tools and coordinates relevant trainings, workshops, transfer of knowledge and sharing of semiconductor IP.

EDA tools users

Shared EDA makes EDA tools and Intellectual Property (IP) libraries affordable for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises and start-ups in the field of electronic design. More importantly, Shared EDA offers unique flexible license conditions that allow affiliated companies to respond effectively to changing tools needs. Read more here.

EDA tools vendors

Shared EDA offers EDA tools vendors a converging business model that caters to the demanding needs of today’s electronic design companies. Mentor Graphics was the first big EDA vendor that has made virtually all of their tools available through Shared EDA at unique flexible terms of use. Today Shared EDA offer primarily Ansys software tools. Read more here.

What our clients say

Shared EDA changed the game of licensing EDA tools. Read the difference this makes for our clients here.


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