AnaGlobe Technology Will Introduce Major Upgrades at the Design Automation Conference

New Applications and Features for GOLF and THUNDER

AUSTIN, Texas, June 7, 2017 — (PRNewswire) —  AnaGlobe Technology, Inc., a leader in layout integration solutions, will announce new versions of GOLF (a versatile layout platform) and THUNDER (an ultimate system integration solution) with more features and extended applications to support the expanding packaging industry as well as making layout editing jobs much smarter and easier. With impressive performance of dealing with huge GDS files, the LVL, and IP merge applications of GOLF and THUNDER have been proven to be superior tools with high C/P index by world-wide technology leading customers. This next generation of layout editors will be more powerful and smarter to reduce turn-around time significantly. The new features and applications will be announced and demonstrated at DAC 2017 (booth# 1727) held in Austin, Texas.

About GOLF

GOLF is a production-proven OpenAccess-based layout platform adopted by world-class layout houses, packaging houses/department, fabless design houses, design service companies, semiconductor foundries and flat panel display manufacturers. GOLF features powerful layout editing functions, intuitive GUI, flexible customization and extension. GOLF provides a versatile layout editor and viewer with simplicity and flexibility. GOLF provides API in C++/TCL/PERL/PYTHON (and more on demand) to help customers develop a variety of applications. The differentiation of GOLF vs. other tools is in its capability of customization for different applications such as custom layout, analog layout automation, test structure layout automation, flat panel display layout automation, and wafer-level chip-scale packaging layout automation.


ThunderTM is a unique tape-out level layout editor with built-in XOR, density and Boolean engine. It seamlessly combines an efficient database, powerful analysis engine with intuitive GUI. It handles huge layout data in excess of 750+GB of different formats, including GDS, OASIS, LEF/DEF, and OpenAccess, and performs complex geometrical operations accurately in a fast and robust manner. It provides C++/TCL/PYTHON/PERL interface for software developers to develop their own applications.

To see a live interview and speak with Yih-June Liou, VP, Operations, come by the EDACafe Booth #1528 at 3 PM on Tuesday, 6/20.

About AnaGlobe

AnaGlobe Technology, Inc. is a leader in layout integration solutions, the products of the company have been adopted by world-wide technology leading companies covering the industry including fabless, package, design service, foundry, panel, IP, etc. For more information, please see


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