Silexica, a Palo Alto, CA-based provider of multicore software design automation addressing complex, multicore platforms, closed an $8m Series A round of financing.
The round was led by Merus Capital with participation from new investor Paua Ventures as well as current investors Seed Fonds Aachen and DSA Invest.
The company will use the funds to expand its engineering capacity to adapt the technology to additional market segments and strengthen its international presence.
Led by Maximilian Odendahl, Chief Executive Officer, Weihua Sheng, Chief Technology Officer, Johannes Emigholz, Chief Operations Officer, Silexica provides software design automation tools for embedded software developers, system architects and semiconductor providers to design and build multicore systems required to build embedded vision, automotive, edge computing and wireless baseband processing products.
The company licenses its technology to electronic companies around the globe and supports its customers from local offices in Germany, U.S., Japan and China.