Founded in June of 2009 by China Integrated Circuit Design Group Co., Ltd. and SDIC High-tech Investment Co., Ltd., the headquarters of Empyrean is located in Beijing, China’s Wang Jing Hi-Tech Park. Huada Empyrean Software Co., Ltd. provides the professional electronic design automation (EDA) software, IP and design services, including analog / mixed analog-digital IC design of the whole process solutions, digital SoC design optimization solutions, Flat Panel Design (FPD) optimization solutions and customized consulting services. Thanks to the nearly 30 years of accumulation in terms of technology, products, team and market, Empyrean boasts with the largest and leading-edge research and development team, and is also China's largest EDA software supplier.
As the relying institution of the National IC CAD Engineering Research Center, Empyrean has adhered to the group's experience in business and technology fields, and actively carried out the comprehensive cooperation with domestic and foreign customers with the establishment of EDA Laboratory at many universities. Empyrean takes "professionalism, dedication, collaboration and innovation" as its core value, and is ready to work with customers and partners for the common development and win-win cooperation.
1986 started to develop Panda CAD System
1993 released Panda System, and won the first prize of National Scientific and Technological Progress Award
2000 released Zeni System and accessed overseas markets
2006 released SoC clock analysis and optimization tool – ClockExplorer, which was successfully launched in the market
2008 released Timing optimization tool - TimingExplorer
2009 EDA division formed independent company – Empyrean
ClockExplorer, TimingExplorer received the evaluation and purchase of a number of the world's leading design companies
2010 released solution for AetherFPD, which promoted EDA solution in FPD area
2011 released ultra-high capacity chip-finishing platform - Skipper
released physical verification solution - Argus
released parasitic extraction analysis tool – RCExplorer™ which was adopted by STARCAD- AMS Design Flow
2012 released FPD whole process solutions, and was fully adopted by BOE
launched the silicon intellectual property (IP) and design services, and established the partnerships with IC Manufacturing Company
released digital/analog mixed signal circuit physical design system (AMS-PD)
2013 released a variety of digital/analog mixed IP core
released domestic CIM System (PMS module ) and successfully applied in CSOT.
In 1993, Panda IC CAD system won the First Prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award
In 1998, practicability of semiconductor three-level system full customization and design tools (promotion category) won the Third Prize of National Science and Technology Progress Award
In 2008, the ultra-deep submicron SoC physical level CAD key technology and its application won the Second Prize of Beijing Science and Technology Award
In 2009, ICExplorer integrated circuit design analysis software debugging won the title of "Beijing Self-innovation Product"
In 2010, Empyrean won the "Decade China Chips • Best Support Services Business Award "
In 2012, ultra-high capacity chip-finishing platform V1.0 (Skipper) was named as the "National Key New Product"
In 2013, FPD full process design platform won the Gold Prize of "CITE2013 Innovative Product and Application" (National Level)