For Companies Looking to Develop and Manufacture Commercial SoCs

Commercialize for no upfront fee with DesignStart Pro, just a success-based royalty model. Start developing your production chip by upgrading to a free, fast-access license, which includes:

  • Cortex-M0 and the Cortex-M System Design Kit (CMSDK)
  • Cortex-M3 processor and the SDK-100 System Design Kit, including the SSE-050 subsystem
  • 90-day time-limited license of Keil MDK Professional or IAR Embedded Workbench
  • A range of services and support options

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By joining DesignStart Pro and commercializing your production chip, you will have access to the design support and training opportunities your team needs.

Arm training will get your teams up to speed quickly. We have hardware, software and system courses available in private, online and public classrooms.

Technical Resources

Visit Arm Developer for additional technical resources to aid in your custom SoC development.

Design Services

We can help turn your ideas into reality in partnership with the Arm Approved Design Partners, offering design advice and assistance with specifications. Let us help you select the best design partner for your needs. 

DesignStart RTL Review

For customers that design their own SoC, we can help verify the design and reduce risk before tape out. The review includes memory system arrangement, debug system, clock and power domains, and more.

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