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S2C Newsletter
2011 Winter Issue

Chairman's Corner
Mon-Ren Chene
Chairman and CTO

We pride ourselves in being a very customer focused company.  We view our customers as partners and strive to deliver them products that solve their prototyping problems. One of the important metrics that we have to measure our success is repeat business. 

In this newsletter, we report on a major reorder by Novatek.  This validates that we are continuing to deliver value to our customers.  We continue to expand our sales coverage and are happy to announce that we have appointed elects FTD Solutions as our new Southeast Asian distributor. 

  • Novatek Places Major Repeat Order with S2C
  • S2C Selects FTD Solutions as Southeast Asian Distributor
  • New Blogs from S2C

  • Please check out our new blog section where our marketing and applications engineering teams discuss FPGA-based prototyping issues of concern to them.  Please feel free to contact me on how we can improve your prototyping experience.

    Novatek Places Major Repeat Order with S2C

    In December 2011, Novatek announced that it has placed a significant repeat order for S2C's FPGA-based rapid SoC prototyping solutions. Novatek, the 11th largest fabless semiconductor supplier in the world, has been using S2C's prototyping solutions to accelerate their SoC hardware and software development since 2009. HH Liu, Novatek's Director of iHome Division said: "we have been using S2C's FPGA-based prototyping solutions on a wide range of SoC designs. We find that their products are very robust and that their customer support is outstanding." Novatek is using a mixture of Altera-based and Xilinx-based FPGA prototyping products from S2C.

    S2C Selects FTD Solutions as Southeast Asian Distributor

    S2C announced that it has selected FTD Solutions Pte Ltd. as its distributor for Southeast Asia. FTD Solutions has sales and support operations in Singapore, the Philippines, Malysia, Vietnam, Thailand and Malaysia.

    Toshio Nakama, S2C CEO said: "FTD Solutions has a deep understanding of the SoC and ASIC markets in Southeast Asia and has the technical skills to complement our sales and support organizations. We look forward to engaging with new customers in the rapidly growing Southeast Asian SoC and ASIC markets."

    Aravindan Ramalingam, Technical Director for FTD Solutions said: "Our customers have been looking for robust rapid SoC prototyping solutions. S2C offer complete ecosystem solution SOC Prototyping, IPs and Services, which is necessary for SOC makers. Complete SOC solution is a key value for our customers. We believe that S2C's solutions are an excellent fit for our customer needs.

    New Blogs from S2C

    We have added a new blogs section to the S2C website to give you viewpoints from our marketing and engineering teams.  Please go to the new blog section on our website to see the first blogs.


    About S2C

    Founded and headquartered in San Jose, California, S2C has been successfully delivering rapid SoC prototyping tools since 2003. S2C provides:

    • Rapid SoC FPGA-based prototyping hardware and automation software
    • Prototype Ready™ IP, Platforms, and Accessories
    • System-level design verification and acceleration

    S2C's value is our singular focus on SoC/ASIC development. Our highly qualified engineering team and customer-focused sales force understands our customers’ SoC development needs. S2C’s unique FPGA-based solution, using our patented TAI IP technology, enables designers to quickly assemble FPGA-based SoC prototypes on S2C FPGA boards. This gives customers an early start on software development, typically the long pole item in development schedules. Combining rapid prototyping methodologies with a comprehensive portfolio of Prototype Ready IP and advanced verification and acceleration solutions, S2C solutions greatly reduces the SoC design cycle.

    In addition to the headquarters in San Jose, CA, S2C currently has 4 direct offices located in Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen China and HsinChu, Taiwan. S2C is also the organizer of the annual SoCIP seminar and exhibition in China, which brings SoC designers from the Asia-Pacific region together with international silicon IP and SoC solution vendors. For more information, visit www.s2cinc.com.

    Email: sales@s2cinc.com

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