Complete Hardware Design Solutions

About Us

From our origins in 1989 as a design house for Application Specific Integrated Circuits, ASIC Design Services today offers a broad range of design services and is a leading distributor for technically complex electronic components and EDA software.

Our Services

Specialized Hardware Design

Electronic Component Distribution, Technical Support & Consulting

EDA Software Sales and Support

Training Courses

Programmable Logic Design (FPGAs, CPLDs)
ASICs and ASSPs (e.g. PCILite)
PCB Layout
System Design & Integration​

Microsemi – Programmable Logic Solutions, Flash & Anti-fuse FPGAs
Halo – Transformers for Telecoms & Networking
Holt – CMOS Display Drivers and Avionics Databus Monolithic ICs

Mentor Graphics – ModelSim (HDL), PADS (PCB), Expedition (PCB), HyperLynx, Cable Harness
DownStream Technologies – CAM350
Microsemi – Libero, Designer
XJTAG – XJAnalyser, XJEase, XJRunner

Doulos- VHDL & FPGA Design
Mentor Graphics – PCB Design & Layout
SmartFusion – Mixed Signal FPGA Design
XJTAG – XJAnalyser, XJEase, XJRunner

Product Lines

Mentor Graphics, a Siemens Business, is a technology leader in electronic design automation (EDA), providing software and hardware design solutions that enable companies to develop better electronic products faster and more cost-effectively.

Microsemi is dedicated to becoming the FPGA provider of choice. Their FPGAs are used by manufacturers of communications, computer, industrial control, military/aerospace and other electronic systems to bring complex, high-density digital designs to market quickly. Microsemi is the world’s leading provider of Flash & Anti-fuse FPGAs.

DownStream Technologies, LLC is a progressive software company focused on helping high-tech engineering organizations automate the PCB Release Process. DownStream Technologies delivers solutions that allow engineering and manufacturing teams to work together to transition Printed Circuit Boards (PCB) designs into successful, physical products.

HALO Electronics, Inc. manufactures the highest quality communication magnetics including signal transformers, filters, CMR chokes and low power DC/DC converters. HALO is a technology leader in many areas offering leading edge solutions that provide real estate and cost savings.

The XJTAG Development System is an established test suite with a range of software and hardware products that enable you to debug, test and program electronic circuits quickly and easily. The system works with devices that conform to the IEEE 1149.1 and 1149.6 boundary scan standards.

Holt Integrated Circuits is a major supplier of CMOS display drivers and avionics databus monolthic integrated circuits to the avionics and military markets. Our mission is to provide the highest quality products along with superior customer service to these markets.

Our Specialized Expertise

Telecoms: our E1 framers implemented on Microsemi FPGAs and integrated with HALO transformers.
Computers: PCILite, our simple, cost-effective, customizable PCI solution.
Data Security: our highly efficient encryption cores (e.g. AESlite) and DES, triple DES and AES cores available from Microsemi. Designs are implemented on Microsemi’s “design secure” FPGAs.
DSP: we implement DSP algorithms in hardware and offer a Digital Down Convertor ASSP.
Data Coms: we offer custom solutions for a variety of bus protocols including I�C, 1553B and PCI.
PCB Layout: using the PADS PCB products.


  • Practical Deep Learning
  • Essential Digital Designs Techniques
  • VHDL For Designers
  • Advanced VHDL
  • Comprehensive VHDL
  • Expert VHDL Design
  • Expert VHDL Verification
  • Fast-track Verilog for VHDL users
  • Comprehensive Verilog

Contact Us


1st Floor West, Midview Building Thandanani Office Park
Invicta Road Midrand South Africa

Call Us

+27 (0)11 315 8316