Mentor Graphics Corporation, a provider of electronic hardware and software design solutions, has acquired XS Embedded (XSe), a German developer of design software for automotive hardware and reference platforms, under undisclosed terms. XSe has more than 10 years of direct experience in the automotive electronics design industry across 20 automotive programs that combine hardware and software expertise.
products complement Mentor's existing automotive design software offerings. The Mentor Graphics Embedded Systems Division enables embedded development for a variety of applications, including automotive, industrial, medical, consumer electronics, networking, and military and aerospace. Mentor is now much better, if not uniquely, positioned to address the cross-functional collaboration needs required for integration of advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS), driver information, and infotainment