Aldec, Inc. is a privately owned electronic design automation company, and provides software and hardware used in creation and verification of digital designs targeting FPGA and ASIC technologies. Headquartered in Henderson, Nevada, Aldec also has offices/development centers in Europe(UK), Japan, Israel, India, China, Taiwan, Poland and Ukraine.
As a member of Accellera and IEEE Standards Association Aldec actively participates in the process of developing new standards and updating existing standards (e.g. VHDL, SystemVerilog).
Aldec provides HDL simulation engine for other EDA tools (e.g. Altium Designer) and bundles special version of its tools with FPGA vendors software (e.g. Lattice).