MSS Revenue by Geographic Region
The Americas, Edna’s largest region, purchased $626.1 million of EDA products and services from MSS member companies in Q2 2011, an increase of 21.1% compared to Q2 2010. The four-quarters moving average for the Americas increased 17.7%.
Revenue in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) was up 8.8% in Q2 2011 compared to Q2 2010 on revenues of $246.5 million. The EMEA four-quarters moving average increased 8.4%.
Second quarter 2011 revenue from Japan increased 17.8% to $253.9 million compared to Q2 2010. The four-quarters moving average for Japan increased 11.1%.
The Asia/Pacific (APAC) region revenue increased to $311.6 million in Q2 2011, an 18.1% increase compared to the same quarter in 2010. The four-quarters moving average increased 26%.
About the EDAC MSS Report
The EDA Consortium Market Statistics Service reports members’ EDA industry revenue data quarterly and is available by annual subscription. 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 and 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.
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In The News
Here are just a few news items that the writer wants to mention:
Over the past 10 days, many articles have been published or posted about Steve Jobs and his untimely passing. Your writer saw the following article by Jason Hiner, the Editor in Chief of TechRepublic, and your EDA WEEKLY writer wanted to share the article with you in case you missed it:
“Steve Jobs' 100-year legacy: Humanizing technology”
October 10, 2011, 11:34 PM PDT
An article by James Temple appeared in the San Francisco Chronicle that caught this writer’s eye, that might be of interest to anyone who has worked for a private, venture-backed company, especially in roles requiring the raising of venture capital or corporate capital:
“Early payouts to startup execs a troubling trend”
Sunday, October 9, 2011 San Francisco Chronicle Page E1
Did you know? Mentor Graphics purchased the non-exclusive rights to distribute as marketing collateral, hard copies of the July 25, 2011 EDA WEEKLY article, entitled,
“Back to the Future”
Contact the writer or IBSystems for details if there is an EDA WEEKLY article in which you have a similar interest.
New Rambus Book on Signal Integrity to be released:
Juliet Niczewicz of The Hoffman Agency in Silicon Valley advises that a new Signal Integrity book authored by Rambus engineers is set to come out on October 25, 2011. The authors are Dan Oh and Chuck Yuan. Perhaps in the next EDA WEEKLY or in an upcoming Electronics IP Industry Commentary, we can tell you:
- Why they developed a book on Signal Integrity
- How some engineers can go from engineering to book authoring
- Their views of the latest trends, issues, & developments in Signal Integrity
About the Writer:
Since 1996, Dr. Russ Henke has been active as president of HENKE ASSOCIATES, a San Francisco Bay Area high-tech business & management consulting firm. The number of client companies served by Henke Associates during those years now numbers close to fifty. Engagement lengths have varied from a few weeks up to ten years and beyond.
During his previous corporate career, Henke operated sequentially on "both sides" of MCAE/MCAD and EDA, as a user and as a vendor. He's a veteran corporate executive from Cincinnati Milacron (Research Scientist), SDRC (President & COO), Schlumberger Applicon (Executive VP), Gould Electronics (President & General Manager), ATP (Chairman and CEO), and Mentor Graphics (VP & General Manager).
Henke is a Fellow of the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) and served on the SME International Board of Directors. Henke was also a board member of SDRC, PDA, ATP, and the MacNeal Schwendler Corporation, and he currently serves on the board of Stottler Henke Associates, Inc.
Henke is also a member of the IEEE and a Life Fellow of ASME International. In April 2006, Dr. Henke received the 2006 Lifetime Achievement Award from the CAD Society, presented by CAD Society president Jeff Rowe at COFES2006 in Scottsdale, AZ. In February 2007, Henke became affiliated with Cyon Research's select group of experts on business and technology issues as a Senior Analyst. This Cyon Research connection aids and supplements Henke's ongoing, independent consulting practice (HENKE ASSOCIATES). Dr. Henke is also a contributing editor of the EDACafé EDA WEEKLY, and he has published EDA WEEKLY articles every four weeks since November 2009; URL's available.
Since May 2003 HENKE ASSOCIATES has also published a total of ninety-nine (99) independent COMMENTARY articles on MCAD, PLM, EDA and Electronics IP on IBSystems' MCADCafé and EDACafé.