Terasic is a company founded in 2003 which focus on developing high-level FPGA boards and providing global FPGA project service including semiconductors, software & hardware technology and so on. The research and development capabilities are recognized by Altera, which is the world’s top five IC design company. Terasic set up its headquarter in Wuhan, China and provides a wide range of high quality service with professional experience.

Founded in 1984, XILINX(NASDAQ) is a world-leading provider of programmable logic integrity solutions. XILINX develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of advanced integrated circuits, software design tools, and Intellectual properties cores which predefine the system level function. XILINX pioneered the innovative technology of field programmable logic array(FPGA) and meets over a half of the world’s demand for FPGA products. The XILINX products also include complex programmable logic devices(CPLD).

The Council on Electronic Design Automation (CEDA) was established to foster design automation of electronic circuits and systems at all levels. The Council’s field of interest spans the theory, implementation, and use of EDA/CAD tools to design integrated electronic circuits and systems, CEDA has six member societies and enables the exchange of technical information by means of publications, conferences, workshops, and volunteer activities.