SANTA CLARA, Calif
. - Agilent Technologies Inc.
announced it will provide Agilent EDA software, support and training, totaling $13 million, to a new hub of the Georgia Electronic Design Center (GEDC) in Atlanta.
The new Agilent EDA Simulation Center will provide hands-on circuit design instruction and research capability for students. It is also expected to be a catalyst for start-up companies involved in wireless communications design. The venture, sponsored by the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech), is expected to be fully operational by year's end.