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Cadence is committed to keeping design teams highly productive with a range of support offerings and processes designed to keep users focused on reducing time-to-market and achieving silicon success. Our Global Customer Support infrastructure and processes provide customers with high accessibility to a vast knowledgebase of solutions and timely access to Cadence technical experts. Our proven Customer Support Flow ensures you get the assistance you need - when you need it - to keep your design effort working at the peak of productivity.

Cadence Online Support
24x7 online access to a knowledgebase of the latest solutions and technical documentation
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Software Downloads
Software updates are available through electronic or CD distribution for customers with a current maintenance agreement and Cadence Online Support or eDA-on-Tap account.
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Computing Platform Support
Current Cadence technology releases and operating system supported on UNIX and PC platforms.
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University Software Program
Easy access to leading electronic design automation (EDA) tools for educational institutions around the world.
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Cadence Customer Support ensures speedy resolution to product issues by furnishing:
  • 24x7 online access to a knowledgebase of the latest solutions and technical documentation
  • Direct collaboration with Cadence Support Application Engineers to overcome engineering challenges
  • Processes and infrastructure that ensure Cases are quickly resolved by the appropriate Customer Support teams
  • An extensive global network of Cadence resources which can be leveraged to successfully resolve your Case
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Customer Support Contacts
Please refer to Global Customer Support Contacts for regional phone and email information.