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SemiconductorEngineering: Cars, Security, And HW-SW Co-Design – Part 3
Sep 13, 2016

SemiconductorEngineering: Cars, Security, And HW-SW Co-Design – Part 2
Aug 31, 2016

SemiconductorEngineering: Cars, Security, And HW-SW Co-Design – Part 1
Jul 07, 2016

Racing To Design Chips Faster
As the market begins shifting toward more vertical solutions, methodologies, tools and goals are changing on a grand scale
Feb 25, 2016

Using end-to-end prototyping to reduce the impact of rising software content in SoCs
A look at using end-to-end prototyping to ease architecture development, hardware/software integration, and system validation in SoC designs.
Jan 20, 2016

5 ways FPGA-based prototyping shrinks design time
5 ways FPGA-based prototyping shrinks design time
Dec 01, 2015

How to accelerate FPGA design productivity at every available step
How to accelerate FPGA design productivity at every available step
Nov 30, 2015

Hybrid Emulation Gets More Hybrid
Possibilities increase for what can be done with this technology as profitability and investments grow.
Oct 29, 2015

Avoiding the Sin of Respin: Q&A with Johannes Stahl of Synopsys
Johannes Stahl acknowledges that the company’s recent announcement of its latest FPGA-based prototyping system, HAPS-80, is the “trigger point” for a conversation with EECatalog.
Oct 02, 2015

Power Estimation: Early Warning System Or False Alarm?
Experts at the table, part 3: The experts discuss what it will take for software to become more power aware and the progress we can expect over the next year.
Oct 02, 2015

Automotive MCU code fault-busting with vHIL:
With electronic and software content in vehicles skyrocketing, and the expectations for flawless operation getting larger, the need for system-level verification continues to grow.
Sep 30, 2015

FPGA-based prototyping 2: Understand the real cost
Part two of our series on FPGA-based prototyping looks at two critical factors to address before a project begins: budgeting and high-level implementation.
Sep 28, 2015

Rapid Prototyping is an Enduring Methodology
Today the majority of designs are developed using software tools, but rapid prototyping is still a method used in a significant portion of designs.
Sep 28, 2015

Power Estimation: Early Warning System Or False Alarm?
Experts at the table, part 2: Panelists discuss where in the process power estimation is being used today and where it is needed.
Sep 22, 2015

Power Estimation: Early Warning System Or False Alarm?
Experts at the table, part 1: Is power estimation good enough to make design decisions and to provide confidence in final silicon?
Sep 10, 2015

FPGA-based prototyping 1: What’s all this buzz about?
This multi-part series addresses various aspects of FPGA-based prototyping. Future installments will address budgeting and implementation, but we start by looking at why the technique is generating so much interest.
Sep 07, 2015

Making Hardware Design More Agile
Experts at the table, part 3: Can the same techniques used in software apply at the system level, or are they more effective for blocks and subsystems?
Aug 31, 2015

Simulating to a fault in automotive and more
We’re putting the finishing touches on Chapter 9 of our upcoming book on ARM processors in mobile, this chapter looking at the evolution of Qualcomm.
Aug 30, 2015

What Happened To ESL
Has the ESL methodology lived up to its promises?
Aug 27, 2015

The Trouble With Abstractions
With all of the data needed for system tradeoffs coming from downstream, how well is design abstraction really working?
Aug 27, 2015

Making Hardware Design More Agile
Experts at the table, part 2: Reducing duplication in development, debug and verification; differences between hardware and software methodologies; why now?
Aug 12, 2015

Who’s Calling The Shots - First of two parts: Systems vendors used to take their lead from chipmakers. Not anymore.
Throughout the PC era and well into the mobile phone market, it was semiconductor companies that called the shots while OEMs followed their lead and designed systems around chips. That’s no longer the case.
Jul 31, 2015

Making Hardware Design More Agile
Experts at the table, part 1: Different approaches for hardware and software; questions about whether hardware can really mirror approaches taken by software teams; measuring what works instead of trying to figure out what’s broken.
Jul 30, 2015

Virtual Prototyping – The Future’s So Bright
Virtual prototyping has been making its appearance in the embedded software arena since the late 1990s, steadily gaining acceptance as a valuable software development target.
May 19, 2015





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