Semiconductor Memory IP Market Research Report – Global Forecast till 2027

Semiconductor Memory IP Market: By Type (Dynamic Random-Access Memory, NAND and Static Random-Access Memory), Application (Networking, Industrial Automation, Automotive, Consumer Electronic Devices, Mobile Computing Devices and Others) - Forecast till 2027

ID: MRFR/SEM/5984-CR | February 2019 | Region: Global | 95 Pages         

1 Executive Summary

2 Market Introduction

2.1 Definition 14

2.2 Scope Of The Study 14

2.3 Market Structure 14

3 Research Methodology

3.1 Research Process 16

3.2 List Of Assumptions 20

3.3 Forecast Model 21

4 Market Dynamics

4.1 Introduction 23

4.2 Drivers 24

4.2.1 Rise In Demand Of Mobile Computing Devices Such As Smartphones, Tablets And Laptops 24

4.2.2 Increasing Memory Demand From Cloud Vendors And Data Centers 24

4.3 Restraint 25

4.3.1 High Cost Of DRAM And NAND 25

4.4 Opportunities 25

4.4.1 Increasing Adoption Of IoT Technology 25

4.5 Porter’s Five Forces Model 26

4.5.1 Threat Of New Entrants 26

4.5.2 Bargaining Power Of Suppliers 26

4.5.3 Bargaining Power Of Buyers 27

4.5.4 Threat Of Substitutes 27

4.5.5 Intensity Of Rivalry 27

5 Global Semiconductor Memory IP Market, By Product

5.1 Overview 29

5.1.1 DRAM (Dynamic Random-Access Memory) 30

5.1.2 NAND (Negative AND) 30

5.1.3 SRAM (Static Random-Access Memory) 30

6 Global Semiconductor Memory IP Market, By Application

6.1 Introduction 32

6.1.1 Consumer Electronic Devices 33

6.1.2 Mobile Computing Devices 33

6.1.3 Networking 33

6.1.4 Automotive 33

6.1.5 Industrial Automation 33

6.1.6 Others 33

7 Global Semiconductor Memory IP Market, By Region

7.1 Introduction 35

7.2 North America 36

7.2.1 US 39

7.2.2 Canada 40

7.2.3 Mexico 41

7.3 Europe 42

7.3.1 Germany 45

7.3.2 Italy 46

7.3.3 U.K 47

7.3.4 France 48

7.3.5 Russia 49

7.3.6 Rest Of Europe 50

7.4 Asia-Pacific 51

7.4.1 China 54

7.4.2 Japan 56

7.4.3 South Korea 57

7.4.4 India 58

7.4.5 Rest Of Asia-Pacific 59

7.5 Rest Of The World (ROW) 60

7.5.1 The Middle East & Africa 63

7.5.2 Latin America 64

8 Competitive Landscape

8.1 Competitive Landscape 66

9 Company Profiles

9.1 Arm Limited 69

9.1.1 Company Overview 69

9.1.2 Financial Overview 69

9.1.3 Products/Services Offered 70

9.1.4 Key Developments 70

9.1.5 SWOT Analysis 71

9.1.6 Key Strategy 71

9.2 Rambus Inc. 72

9.2.1 Company Overview 72

9.2.2 Financial Overview 72

9.2.3 Products/Services Offered 73

9.2.4 Key Developments 73

9.2.5 SWOT Analysis 73

9.2.6 Key Strategy 74

9.3 Cadence Design Systems, Inc. 75

9.3.1 Company Overview 75

9.3.2 Financial Overview 75

9.3.3 Products/Services Offered 76

9.3.4 Key Developments 76

9.3.5 SWOT Analysis 76

9.3.6 Key Strategy 76

9.4 Synopsys, Inc. 77

9.4.1 Company Overview 77

9.4.2 Financial Overview 77

9.4.3 Products/Services Offered 78

9.4.4 Key Developments 78

9.4.5 SWOT Analysis 79

9.4.6 Key Strategy 79

9.5 Mentor, A Siemens Business 80

9.5.1 Company Overview 80

9.5.2 Financial Overview 80

9.5.3 Products/Services Offered 81

9.5.4 SWOT Analysis 81

9.5.5 Key Strategy 81

9.6 ESilicon Corporation 82

9.6.1 Company Overview 82

9.6.2 Products/Services Offered 82

9.6.3 Key Developments 82

9.6.4 SWOT Analysis 83

9.6.5 Key Strategy 83

9.7 Dolphin Integration 84

9.7.1 Company Overview 84

9.7.2 Financial Overview 84

9.7.3 Products/Services Offered 85

9.7.4 Key Developments 85

9.7.5 SWOT Analysis 85

9.7.6 Key Strategy 85

9.8 SK Hynix Inc. 86

9.8.1 Company Overview 86

9.8.2 Financial Overview 86

9.8.3 Products/Services Offered 87

9.8.4 Key Developments 87

9.8.5 SWOT Analysis 88

9.8.6 Key Strategy 88

9.9 Micron Technology Inc. 89

9.9.1 Company Overview 89

9.9.2 Financial Overview 89

9.9.3 Products/Services Offered 90

9.9.4 Key Developments 90

9.9.5 SWOT Analysis 91

9.9.6 Key Strategy 91

9.10 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd 92

9.10.1 Company Overview 92

9.10.2 Financial Overview 92

9.10.3 Products/Services Offered 93

9.10.4 Key Developments 93

9.10.5 SWOT Analysis 94

9.10.6 Key Strategy 94

 

10 List Of Tables

TABLE 1 LIST OF ASSUMPTIONS 20

TABLE 2 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 29

TABLE 3 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 32

TABLE 4 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY REGION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 35

TABLE 5 NORTH AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 36

TABLE 6 NORTH AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 37

TABLE 7 NORTH AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 38

TABLE 8 US: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 39

TABLE 9 US: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 39

TABLE 10 CANADA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 40

TABLE 11 CANADA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 40

TABLE 12 MEXICO: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 41

TABLE 13 MEXICO: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 41

TABLE 14 EUROPE SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 42

TABLE 15 EUROPE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 43

TABLE 16 EUROPE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 44

TABLE 17 GERMANY: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 45

TABLE 18 GERMANY: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 45

TABLE 19 ITALY: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 46

TABLE 20 ITALY: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 46

TABLE 21 U.K: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 47

TABLE 22 U.K: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 47

TABLE 23 FRANCE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 48

TABLE 24 FRANCE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 48

TABLE 25 RUSSIA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 49

TABLE 26 RUSSIA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 49

TABLE 27 REST OF EUROPE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 50

TABLE 28 REST OF EUROPE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 50

TABLE 29 ASIA-PACIFIC: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 51

TABLE 30 ASIA-PACIFIC: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 52

TABLE 31 ASIA-PACIFIC: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 53

TABLE 32 CHINA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 54

TABLE 33 CHINA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 55

TABLE 34 JAPAN: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 56

TABLE 35 JAPAN: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 56

TABLE 36 SOUTH KOREA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 57

TABLE 37 SOUTH KOREA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 57

TABLE 38 INDIA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 39 INDIA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 58

TABLE 40 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 41 REST OF ASIA-PACIFIC: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 59

TABLE 42 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW): SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY REGION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 60

TABLE 43 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW): SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 61

TABLE 44 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW): SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 62

TABLE 45 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 46 MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 63

TABLE 47 LATIN AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 64

TABLE 48 LATIN AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 64

 

11 List Of Figuires

FIGURE 1 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET: MARKET STRUCTURE 14

FIGURE 2 TOP DOWN & BOTTOM UP APPROACH 19

FIGURE 3 DROC ANALYSIS OF GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET 23

FIGURE 4 PORTER'S FIVE FORCES ANALYSIS OF THE GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET 26

FIGURE 5 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 29

FIGURE 6 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IP MARKET, BY APPLICATIONS, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 32

FIGURE 7 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IP MARKET, BY REGION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 35

FIGURE 8 NORTH AMERICA: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 36

FIGURE 9 NORTH AMERICA SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 37

FIGURE 10 NORTH AMERICA SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IP MARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 38

FIGURE 11 EUROPE: SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 42

FIGURE 12 EUROPE SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 43

FIGURE 13 EUROPE SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 44

FIGURE 14 ASIA-PACIFIC SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 51

FIGURE 15 ASIA-PACIFIC SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 52

FIGURE 16 ASIA-PACIFIC SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 53

FIGURE 17 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY COUNTRY, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 60

FIGURE 18 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY PRODUCT, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 61

FIGURE 19 REST OF THE WORLD (ROW) SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPMARKET, BY APPLICATION, 2020-2027 (USD MILLION) 62

FIGURE 20 GLOBAL SEMICONDUCTOR MEMORY IPKEY PLAYERS MARKET SHARE, 2020 (%) 66

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Semiconductor Memory IP Market Overview


The worldwide semiconductor memory IP market is expected to rise at a CAGR of 13.5%, with a value of USD 1.22 billion during the estimated forecasting year of 2020-2027.


In electronic design, the semiconductor intellectual property core, IP core, or IP block is a reusable unit of logic, cell, or integrated circuit layout design that is the intellectual property of one party. The IP cores may be licensed to another party or can be owned and used by a single party alone. The term is derived from the licensing of the patent or source code copyright in the design. Semiconductor memory IP is witnessing the direct impact of the growing demand for high-performance memory systems across all the end-user verticals. The increasing complexity of the semiconductors and the ever-increasing demand for intense memory operations result in a need for faster and more efficient memory solutions in the market.


The companies are investing in developing efficient memory solutions. The IOT, automation, and the autonomous vehicle technologies due to which the expansion is happening at a rapid pace. There has been driving the demand for the new types of semiconductor infrastructure, which will support the growth of the market sectors. There is a high cost associated with the technology. The adoption price is so high that it has decreased the development of the market sectors.


Covid 19 Analysis


The outbreak of pandemics had a bad impact on the semiconductor memory IP market. It negatively affects the production of semiconductor memory and also has a devastating effect on the supply chains of their partners and distributors. It had a huge impact on the operation of the semiconductor IP solutions. The demand for consumer electronics decreased and some of the embedded devices due to the so imposed lockdown measures harmed the semiconductor memory IP market. The decrease in demand for raw materials along with the decrease in export shipments for automotive vehicles brought the market growth to a steady rate.


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Market Dynamics


Drivers


Increase in the number of users of computing devices and consumer electronic products increases the demand of the semiconductor memory IP market. Transformation of the designs of the system-on-chips and rise in demand for advanced devices during the outbreak of COVID increases the growth of the semiconductor memory IP market. The rise in the growth of the multicore technology for the user’s electronic growth purposes rises the demand for system-on-chip designs, rise in expenditure and cost of the system chip, adopting the connected device for using it daily and the growth in demand of teleconference industry during the pandemic are the driving factors that are rising the growth of the industries.


Opportunities


Each electronic devices are smarter, efficient, and lighter than other devices thus enhancing the opportunities of the semiconductor memory IP market. Consumers are now trending to adopt reliable gadgets that can withstand minor mishaps thus increasing the chance of a sale in the market. Semiconductor technology is very much prevalent in the smartphone company where the sale of these cellphones has a great demand on the semiconductor industry. This increase in the adoption rate increases the opportunity for growth of the semiconductor memory IP market. The demand for AI applications increases the opportunity for adoption of the semiconductor sales.


Challenges


High costs of the devices are the major challenging factor of the semiconductor IP market. The use of low-quality and low- performance products has harmed on the semiconductor industry.


Cumulative growth


Rise of demand and integration of power electronics and the devices so connected LIKE TV, smartphones, wearables, and other connected vehicles propels up the semiconductor memory IP market The rise in processor applications in smartphones, tablets, and other appliances fuels up the demand. Along with reliable and efficient processors, the semiconductor memory and interface products steer up the semiconductor memory IP market growth. Miniaturization marked in the consumer electronics industry steers up the market growth in the upcoming years.


Restraints


The presence of unskilled labor armed is the major factor affecting the semiconductor memory IP market


Segment Overview


By Type


Based on type, the semiconductor intellectual property market is classified into SRAM( Static Random Access Memory), DRAM(Dynamic Random Access Memory), NAND(negative AND). The NAND is expected to cover the largest semiconductor memory IP market share. It covers high CAGR during the review period. DRAM covers moderate semiconductor memory IP market share. Based on application, the semiconductor IP market is bifurcated into networking, industrial automation, the automotive sector, and electronic and consumer computing devices, and many more. Based on end-users the semiconductor intellectual property market is classified into communications, medical purpose, consumer electronics, automotive and industrial, defense, and many others. It is also marked that the global semiconductor memory IP market is divided into geographical and regional regions of North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and RoW. the segmentation has been done based on future and current marketing trends.


By Technology


Advancement of technology led to the development of components that increased the demand of the semiconductor market. Modern devices were invented which increased the demand for powerful chips for semiconductor memory IP solutions. technological support marks the population of the market growth during the assessment period. Due to the modernization of technology, some of the companies have started manufacturing next-generation electronic devices having high capacity. Many smart electronic devices like cell phones and some of the communication equipment have started using the innovative technology thus increasing the demand of the semiconductor industry. The rapid rise in internet users was marked.


Recent Developments



  • The semiconductor memory IP market is highly competitive and has several leading players. A few major players are currently dominating the market in terms of market share. The costs associated with the manufacturing need to be reduced to save the expenses, and thus the investments in the research and development have been increasing.

  • SiFive, the leading provider of the commercial RISC-V processor IP, announced the launch of the S2 Core IP Series at the Linley Spring Processor Conference in Santa Clara. The S2 Core IP Series is 64-bit to SiFive’s 2 Series Core IP and brings advanced features to SiFive’s smallest microcontrollers.


Regional Analysis


From the review period, it was noted that the semiconductor memory IP market covers the entire five regions of North and Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, Europe, and Asia-Pacific regions. The region of Asia -Pacific is regarded to be the most dominant market region and is expected to maintain its dominance in the review period. The growth experienced in the semiconductor industry augments the market in the upcoming years. Countries like China, Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan contribute to the major growth. North America covers the second-largest semiconductor memory IP market share and projects at a CAGR of 13.37% during the assessment period.


Competitive Landscape


The semiconductor industry is highly condensed with small and big competitors competing in the market for occupying the largest market share. Collaborating and attaining acquisitions and launching a new product are the key strategies adopted by the competitors to cover a dominant position in the semiconductor memory IP market. Some of the market players are Micron Technology Inc. of United States, Synopsys Inc. of United States, Rambus Inc. of the United States, SK Hynix Inc. of South Korea, Mentor of United States, Samsung Electronics of South Korea, Cadence Design Systems Inc. of United States, Dolphin Integration of France, a Siemens business,  Arm Ltd of the United Kingdom and eSilicon Corporation of United States.


Report Overview


The report gives a detailed analysis and gives historical information about the market scenario during the forecast period. The report provides a current estimation of the market growth in terms of revenue estimation across different regions. It also highlights the role of technology which helps in the expansion of market size and growth. It signifies the factors that play a major role in the expansion of growth and also highlights the factor that hampers growth. The report gives an analysis of the market attractiveness and the competitive landscape that gives a comprehensive study about the competitors in the market. It gives importance to the SWOT analysis. It gives a good analysis about the product type, perspectives of the market, their latest developments thus providing a platform for market research for publication. It gave an in-depth analysis of the market risks and the major challenges affecting the market.



Report Scope:
Report Attribute/Metric Details
  Market Size   USD 1.22 Billion
  CAGR   13.5%
  Base Year   2019
  Forecast Period   2020-2027
  Historical Data   2018
  Forecast Units   Value (USD Billion)
  Report Coverage   Revenue Forecast, Competitive Landscape, Growth Factors, and Trends
  Segments Covered   Type, Application and Region
  Geographies Covered   North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Rest of the World (RoW)
  Key Vendors   Micron Technology Inc. of United States, Synopsys Inc. of United States, Rambus Inc. of the United States, SK Hynix Inc. of South Korea, Mentor of United States, Samsung Electronics of South Korea, Cadence Design Systems Inc. of United States.
  Key Market Opportunities

  • The demand for AI applications increases the opportunity for adoption of the semiconductor sales
  • Consumers are now trending to adopt reliable gadgets that can withstand minor mishaps
  •   Key Market Drivers

  • Increase in the number of users of computing devices
  • Rise in demand for advanced devices during the outbreak of COVID
  • The rise in the growth of the multicore technology for the user’s electronic growth purposes


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    Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

    APAC region is termed to be the largest market for semiconductor memory IP.

    The main drivers are augmented penetration of internet and the growing user base of computing devices such as smartphone, tablet and laptops characterizes.

    The semiconductor memory IP market is currently valued at over USD 580 Mn.

    The main key players investing largely in the semiconductor memory IP market are Synopsys, Inc., Arm Limited, Micron Technology Inc., Micron Technology Inc., Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., eSilicon Corporation, Dolphin Integration, Mentor, Rambus Inc.,

    The semiconductor memory IP market has included the segments of type and application.

    Micron Technology Inc. held 36-37% share in Semiconductor Memory IP market in 2018


    Market Research Future includes following key players for Semiconductor Memory IP market research study: Arm Limited, Rambus Inc., Cadence Design Systems, Inc., Synopsys, Inc., Mentor, eSilicon Corporation, Dolphin Integration, SK Hynix Inc., Micron Technology Inc., and Samsung Electronics.


    The market share analysis is derived by considering various factors such as financial position, segmental R&D investment, product innovations, corporate strength, product portfolio, strategy analysis, and, key innovations in the market among other factors.


    According to MRFR analysis, Micron Technology Inc. is currently leading the semiconductor memory IP market. The company offers memory and storage solutions under Micron, Crucial and Ballistix brand names. Micron makes significant investments in research and development of advanced technologies to offer a wide portfolio of innovative proprietary products and process technologies. The company is continuously introducing new generation products with reduced device footprint, high data transfer rates, low power consumption, increased memory density, and decrease manufacturing costs which helps them to remain competitive in the market. For instance, monolithic 12Gb 4X LPDDR4X DRAM and 8GB GDDR6 memory launched by Micron in 2018 offers powerful graphics memory DEIV optimized for high-performance memory including artificial intelligence (AI), networking, automotive and graphics processing units. The company also focuses on sales and marketing of its products which helps them to increase its geographical reach and maintain its position in the market.


    Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd has occupied the second position in the semiconductor memory IP market. The company has high technical expertise with approximately 50 years of experience in the industry. With its highly experienced research and development teams and high investments, the company is focused on developing and introducing new products with advanced capabilities to the market. This helps Samsung to attract new customers. The company has a wide geographical reach and is constantly working to tap the untapped regions which helps Samsung to maintain a stronghold in the market.


    SK Hynix Inc. has occupied the third position in the semiconductor memory IP market. The company has about 35 years of experience in development of DRAM and flash memory chips. With high technical expertise, the companies are continuing to spend large share on research and development of new products for various applications such as servers and storage solutions. The company always focuses on adding advanced capabilities to its chips which increases the system performance and productivity. This increases customer satisfaction helps retains its customers. The companies also produce chips in mass to meet the customer demand. For instance, advancements in video, 3D and graphics technology demands high graphics DRAM for which the company developed high speed 8GB GDDR6 graphics DRAM based on AI and started its mass production. This helps SK Hynix to maintain its position in the market.


    Synopsys Inc. has occupied the fourth position in the semiconductor memory IP market. The company is an EDA software provider used to design and test ICs or chips. The company maintains its market position by developing new products and acquiring companies. Acquisition of Kilopass Technology and Sidense Corporation helps Synopsys to increase its technical expertise, widen its product offerings and tap new customers. High technical expertise offers enhanced products with improved power efficiency and increased power bandwidth which is suitable for IoT applications. This helps Synopsys to maintain its position in the market.


    Rambus Inc. has occupied the fifth position in the semiconductor memory IP market. The company is spending a large share of research and development to expand its patent licensing business. The company partners with chip and system designers, foundries, and service providers so that its products are used in data center and mobile edge applications to increase its presence in the market. Furthermore, to increase its product portfolio and presence in markets the company also follows acquisition. Also, the skilled expertise of the company is focusing on developing creative and technically advanced products and solutions in other business such as payments, SerDes, smart ticketing and others which increases its revenue and help to maintain a strong position in the market.


    Other players such as Arm Limited, Cadence Design Systems, Inc., Mentor, eSilicon Corporation, and Dolphin Integration are also playing significant role in the development of semiconductor memory IP market growth and is expected to gain high momentum in the coming years.