EDA Consortium Reports Revenue Increase For Q1 2014

             EDA Consortium Reports Revenue Increase For Q1 2014

PR Newswire

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2014

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The EDA Consortium (EDAC)
Market Statistics Service (MSS) today announced that the Electronic Design
Automation (EDA) industry revenue increased 4.6 percent for Q1 2014 to $1746.1
million, compared to $1668.5 million in Q1 2013. Sequential EDA revenuefor Q1
2014 decreased 7.1 percent compared to Q4 2013, while the four-quarters moving
average, which compares the most recent four quarters to the prior four
quarters, increased by 5.2 percent.

"All regions except Japan enjoyed solid growth in the first quarter of 2014
with Pac Rim averaging over 14% growth on a rolling four-quarter basis," said
Walden C. Rhines, board sponsor for the EDAC MSS and chairman and CEO of
Mentor Graphics. "In particular, CAE and PCB showed positive growth for the
quarter."

Companies that were tracked employed 30,440 professionals in Q1 2014, an
increase of 3.7 percent compared to the 29,360 people employed in Q1 2013, and
up 1.9 percent compared to Q4, 2013.

The complete, quarterly MSS report, containing detailed revenue information
broken out by both categories and geographic regions, is available to members
of the EDA Consortium.

Revenue by Product Category
The largest category, Computer Aided Engineering (CAE), generated revenue of
$638.6 million in Q1 2014, which represents a 6.6 percent increase compared to
Q1 2013. The four-quarters moving average for CAE increased 2.8 percent.

IC Physical Design & Verification revenue decreased to $331.9 million in Q1
2014, a 2.4 percent decrease compared to Q1 2013. The four-quarters moving
average increased 7.4 percent.

Printed Circuit Board and Multi-Chip Module (PCB & MCM) revenue of $159.7
million for Q1 2014 represents an increase of 1.6 percent compared to Q1 2013.
The four-quarters moving average for PCB & MCM increased 5.4 percent.

Semiconductor Intellectual Property (SIP) revenue totaled $518.1 million in Q1
2014, a 10.2 percent increase compared to Q1 2013. The four-quarters moving
average increased 7.4 percent.

Services revenue was $97.7 million in Q1 2014, a decrease of 4.1 percent
compared to Q1 2013. The four-quarters moving average increased 3.1 percent.

Revenue by Region
The Americas, EDA's largest region, purchased $760.7 million of EDA products
and services in Q1 2014, an increase of 7.1 percent compared to Q1 2013. The
four-quarters moving average for the Americas increased 5.8 percent.

Revenue in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) was up 7.4 percent in Q1
2014 compared to Q1 2013 on revenues of $296.8 million. The EMEA four-quarters
moving average increased 4.9 percent.

First quarter 2014 revenue from Japan decreased 19.3 percent to $209.7 million
compared to Q1 2013. The four-quarters moving average for Japan decreased 10.2
percent.

The Asia/Pacific (APAC) region revenue increased to $478.9 million in Q1 2014,
an increase of 13.5 percent compared to the first quarter of 2013. The
four-quarters moving average increased 14.4 percent.

About the MSS Report
The EDA Consortium Market Statistics Service reports EDA industry revenue data
quarterly and is available to EDAC members. Both public and private companies
contribute data to the report. Each quarterly report is published
approximately three months after quarter close. MSS report data is segmented
as follows: revenue type (product licenses and maintenance, services, and
SIP), application (CAE, PCB/MCM Layout, and IC Physical Design &
Verification), and region (the Americas, Europe Middle East and Africa, Japan,
and Asia Pacific), with many subcategories of detail provided. The report also
tracks total employment of the reporting companies.

About the EDA Consortium
The EDA Consortium is the international association of companies that provide
design tools and services that enable engineers to create the world's
electronic products used for communications, computer, space technology,
medical, automotive, industrial equipment, and consumer electronics markets
among others. For more information about the EDA Consortium, visit
www.edac.org, or to subscribe to the Market Statistics Service, call
408-287-3322 or email mss14@edac.org.

The information supplied by the EDA Consortium is believed to be accurate and
reliable, but the EDA Consortium assumes no responsibility for any errors that
may appear in this document. All trademarks and registered trademarks are the
property of their respective owners.

Press Contacts:

Paul Cohen, EDA Consortium, 978-769-2106
Suzanne Graham, Mentor Graphics, 503-685-7789

SOURCE EDA Consortium

Website: http://www.edac.org
 
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