PLDA is a privately owned technology company focused on delivering leading edge products and services that enable manufacturers of electronic components and systems worldwide to design and market differentiated products faster, without risk, and with dedicated support from highly skilled engineering teams.
With over 6,000 customers worldwide including most of the Fortune 500 technology companies, PLDA is the trusted and dependable expert for any embedded electronics project or product.
PLDA designs and sells highly differentiated semiconductor Intellectual Property cores (IP) for SoC and FPGA Integrated Circuits (IC), aimed at reducing design cycles and associated risks, ultimately improving time-to-market for our customers. PLDA is focused since day one on the PCI communication protocol and its evolutions and offers a broad range of leading edge PCI, PCI-X, and PCI Express controller IP cores. PLDA IP cores are deployed inside millions of ICs around the globe, enabling applications in numerous markets including medical, mil-aero, telecom, HPC, networking, consumer, and many more. PLDA products benefit from a global support and sales organization along with a strong partner ecosystem, enabling thousands of customers to successfully design highly differentiated products.
PLDA also develops and sells QuickPlay: An innovative high level workflow that enables the development of systems based on FPGAs with a high level of abstraction. QuickPlay is a platform that combined 3rd Party boards and IP cores from various sources and enables customers to be up and running with their FPGA based system in a matter of days (vs. months).
PLDA has entities in North America and in Europe ( France, Italy and Bulgaria).