XYALIS, an Electronic Design Automation software developer founded in 1998, has developed the GTnano program, which processes the documents to be engraved on a Nanoform and optimizes their placement. XYALIS offers specialized tools in the area of Design for Manufacturing and Mask Data Preparation software.  More at

Ixiade Group

Ixiade Group assists companies in their innovation projects. With professional skills organized in four clusters, the Ixiade Group implements transverse methodologies tailored to each phase of the innovation process, from first idea to the implementation on the market. Its approach puts in synergy its skills with those of the customers and is thus a key for the innovation projects success.

CEA Investment

CEA Investment is an investment company, a subsidiary of CEA, which is specialized in seed investment in technology companies commercializing innovations developed at CEA.


LETI is a CEA laboratory located in Grenoble. It is one of the major research centers in electronics applications. Over 85% of its activities are dedicated to applied research in partnership with industrial companies. Over 1600 people are dedicated to innovation and technology transfer in key areas of micro and nano technologies. The LETI research work is mainly industrial oriented. LETI has led to the creation of more than thirty technological start-up such as SOITEC a world leader in achieving SOI wafers or TRONICS a Microsystems manufacturer. The main research themes of the LETI are:

  • Micro and Nanotechnology
  • Microsystems and heterogeneous integration
  • Smart sensors
  • Image chain
  • Systems for biology and health

LETI files over 170 patents per year and applies a dynamic strategy for the valorisation of its patent portfolio (monitoring and business intelligence, creation, extension, abandonment).

LETI has granted an exclusive license to ARNANO and continue to realize research and development work for ARNANO.


Created in 1989, the EVERIAL Group is now a major player in the archiving and document management. The overall offer of EVERIAL in the field of the management of document flow is based on 4 complementary expertises:

  • management and safekeeping of physical archives
  • Numerical solutions: electronic records, electronic document management, document portal, and paperless document processing, electronic safe, etc…
  • management of photographic collections
  • advice and training

EVERIAL is a member of APROGED, PAGE and FNTC.

EVERIAL brings to ARNANO its expertise in scanning and document workflow management.