Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (Cadence) develops system design enablement (SDE) solutions that are used to design whole electronics systems and integrated circuits (ICs) and electronic devices. The Company's SDE product offerings include electronic design automation (EDA), software, emulation and prototyping hardware, and two categories of intellectual property (IP): verification IP (VIP) and design IP. The Company provides maintenance for its software, emulation hardware and IP product offerings. The Company offers products and technologies for Functional Verification, including Emulation and Prototyping Hardware; Digital IC Design and Signoff; Custom IC Design; System Interconnect and Analysis, and IP. It offers products and services to electronics systems and semiconductor companies, Internet service providers and other technology companies that deliver a range of electronics products in market segments, such as mobile and consumer devices, communications and personal computers.