Today's EDA marketplace demands integrated world class solutions. No one company alone can deliver this. Through MGC's partnerships you can be assured of the best available "total solution" comprised of Mentor Graphics' world-class tools and key partner technologies. Our strategic partnership programs include OpenDoor, Silicon Vendor and University partners.
Design Area / Foundry Partners
Higher Education Program
Through the Higher Education Program, Mentor Graphics strives to develop long term relationships with engineering colleges and universities around the world. Mentor Graphics has partnered with more than 1200 colleges and universities worldwide. Learn more
Term for Startup Program
The Term for Startup Program is tailored to the unique needs of startups with economical pricing and simple 12 or 18 month contract terms. TFS contracts include intensive support from Mentor Graphics to ensure that you are immediately productive with our products. Learn more
Mentor Graphics has comprehensive tool flows for every stage of IC development providing the competitive edge for rapid time to market and first silicon success at the customer’s choice of foundry provider. Foundry Solutions
Mentor Graphics' OpenDoor program is the industry's leading and longest standing program supporting the development of integrated world class solutions. OpenDoor provides access to a diverse number of partner companies that offer well integrated, leading edge software solutions that complement the Mentor Graphics suite of tools in all aspects of the design process. Learn more
OpenDoor Partner Index
Through OpenDoor, over 95 partner companies have agreed to develop and maintain commercial integrations, expanding the choices available to Mentor Graphics users in all design processes: hundreds of EDA products now interoperate with Mentor Graphics tools for ESDA, Top Down Design, PCB Layout and IC Design.