Silexica was founded in 2014 as a spin-off of the Institute for Communication Technologies and Embedded Systems (ICE) at RWTH Aachen University. The acquisition of significant funding from the German EXIST program in 2013 paved the way for the start-up. Subsequently, a 7-digit financial investments enabled Silexica to start shipping its disruptive, innovative software tools and to further shape its commercial product portfolio. At the end of 2016, Silexica successfully completed a Series A round of financing.