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Energy Efficient Implementation of ARM® Cortex™-A57/-A53 Processor Cores in FD-SOI Process Technology

STMicroelectronics shares its approach to delivering optimized energy efficient solutions for the SoC market. Highlights from the low power implementation and verification methodology developed with Synopsys.
David Jacquet, Senior Principal Engineer, Design & Architecture for Energy ,Efficiency CPU & GPU subsystems Technology R&D, STMicroelectronics



Implementation and Virtual Prototyping of a 2.6 GHz ARM® Cortex®-A15 in a big.LITTLE SoC

Fujitsu Semiconductor provides an overview of the Galaxy Implementation technologies used on the Cortex-A15 processor tapeout and the use of Synopsys Virtualizer™ Development Kit (VDK) to accelerate software development.
Seiji Goto, Manager, Imaging Solution Division, Advanced Products Business Unit, Fujitsu Semiconductor Limited



Reference Implementation Collaboration for Optimized Cortex-A15 and Cortex-A7 Processor Introduction

Introducing the ARM-Synopsys optimized reference implementations of the ARM Cortex™-A15, Cortex-A7 processors, and CoreLink™ CCI-400 interconnect for the Galaxy Implementation Platform using ARM Artisan physical IP in TSMC 28HPM process technology.
Bernard Ortiz de Montellano, Product Manager, ARM Processor Division, Phil Dworsky, Director, Strategic Alliances, Synopsys



Collaboration to Enable Design Flows with ARM Artisan Physical IP in Advanced Process Technologies - Introduction

Introducing the ARM-Synopsys collaboration to enable advanced process design flows with the Galaxy implementation tools through Artisan physical IP. John introduces early 3-way collaboration between ARM, Synopsys and TSMC on 16nm design enablement.
John Heinlein, Vice President, Marketing, Physical IP Division, ARM, Phil Dworsky, Director, Strategic Alliances, Synopsys



20nm Flow Development and Optimized Mali GPU Implementation Introduction

Introducing the ARM-Synopsys collaboration to smooth and optimize the design flow with the Galaxy Implementation Platform and ARM Artisan Physical IP in TSMC 20nm SoC process technology.
Tim Whitfield, Hsinchu Design Center Manager, ARM, Phil Dworsky, Director, Strategic Alliances, Synopsys



Demonstrating the 20nm Implementation Ecosystem using an ARM Mali GPU with a Full Galaxy Tool Flow

Several Synopsys customers presented at DAC 2013 their lasts collaborations using the Galaxy Implementation Platform. ARM presented how they optimized the Galaxy design flow with ARM Artisan Physical IP in TSMC 20nm SoC process technology.
Tim Whitfield, Hsinchu Design Center Manager, ARM + others



ARM-Synopsys Verification collaboration to enable ARM-based SoCs

Industry leaders, such as Altera, ARM, Freescale, Qualcomm and STMicroelectronics shared their views on what's driving SoC complexity and how their teams have achieved success at DAC 2013.
Paul Matin, Senior Product Manager, ARM



Memory Simulation in a FinFET World - Overcoming Challenges Introduction

George Lattimore and Ron Moore, Director discuss the challenges of modeling embedded memories in FinFET process technologies and how ARM and Synopsys collaborated to address these challenges using Synopsys FineSim.
George Lattimore, Director of Engineering, ARM Ron Moore, Director, Strategic Accounts, ARM Phil Dworsky, Director, Strategic Alliances, Synopsys



Overcoming challenges of FinFET memory IP using FineSim

Synopsys hosted an AMS Luncheon at DAC 2013. At this event, ARM presented the challenges of modeling embedded memories in FinFET process technologies and how ARM and Synopsys collaborated to address these challenges using Synopsys FineSim.
George Lattimore, Director of Engineering, ARM



Optimized Implementation Of A Gigahertz+ ARM® Cortex™-A15 Processor

Synopsys Galaxy™ Implementation Platform was used for a low power implementation of an ARM® Cortex™-A15 processor for mobile apps. Key techniques were used to achieve a 20% improvement over traditional implementation techniques.
Brian Millar, Physical Implementation Lead, High Performance CPU Team, Samsung



Achieve Gigahertz+ Performance on ARM® Cortex©-A15 Processor Implementation

Synopsys presented its high performance core methodology, highlighting key technologies to achieve challenging performance/power targets. HiSilicon shared its experiences and results on the successful tapeout of a complex ARM Cortex-A15 based SoC design.
Kevin Yip, Senior Applications Consulting (AC) Manager, Synopsys. Catherine Xiayu, Director of the COT Design Department, HiSilicon Chunsheng Liu, Principle Engineer in the COT Design Department, HiSilicon.



High-Performance Physical Design of a 28nm Quad-Core ARM® Cortex™-A15 Processor

Highlights the Synopsys IC Compiler™ flow for a 28nm quad-core ARM® Cortex™-A15 processor. Various physical design techniques were used to obtain very high clock frequencies which can be applied to ARM and other 28nm high-performance chips.
Jason Karka, Designer, Texas Instruments Michael Robinson, Designer, Texas Instruments