Functional Verification
Xilinx and Synopsys Present: Meeting Test Goals Faster with SpyGlass DFT ADV
Early detection of testability issues can prevent major bottlenecks downstream and avoid time-consuming design iterations. In this webinar, Synopsys presents new techniques and capabilities available in SpyGlass DFT ADV such as high-impact test points to boost coverage, reduce the number of patterns, and minimize test costs. Our guest speaker from Xilinx discusses test challenges associated with large SoC designs such as the Xilinx Zynq® UltraScale™ chip family, and illustrates how SpyGlass DFT ADV addresses testability issues early in the design flow, saving weeks of complex DFT-related ECOs.
Amit Majumdar, Principal Engineer, Xilinx; Anthony Joseph, Applications Engineer, Synopsys; Dmitry Melnik, Marketing Manager, Synopsys
Apr 28, 2016

Increasing Verification Closure Effectiveness with Formal Verification
Learn about Synopsys VC Formal advanced techniques and formal coverage metrics that provide better convergence and simulation-like visibility, to achieve formal verification signoff.
Prapanna Tiwari, Formal Verification Product Marketing, Synopsys; Sean Safarpour, Ph.D., Formal Verification CAE Manager, Synopsys
Apr 20, 2016

What’s Next in Storage: NVMe Verification IP
In this webinar, we will discuss the latest technology in storage protocols, NVMe, a rapidly evolving high performance storage standard developed to reduce latency and support parallelism.
Eric Peterson, Senior R&D Engineer, Synopsys; Paul Graykowski, Senior Corporate Application Engineer (CAE) for Verification Group, Synopsys
Feb 23, 2016

Catching the Uncatchable Bugs with SpyGlass CDC: Comprehensive, Practical, and Powerful Analysis
In this webinar, we will discuss how the SpyGlass CDC solution enables comprehensive clock and reset domain crossing (CDC/RDC) verification for more than a billion gates, helping designers to avoid costly chip killer bugs, re-spins and achieve signoff quality verification.
Kiran Vittal, Director Product Marketing, Verification Group, Synopsys; Sean O’Donohue; Senior Corporate Application Engineer (CAE), Verification Group, Synopsys
Jan 26, 2016

Raising Design and Verification Productivity with SpyGlass Lint Advanced: The Next Generation of Lint
In this webinar, we will discuss how the newly introduced SpyGlass Lint Advanced solution identifies RTL issues at their source, pinpoints structural, coding and consistency problems in the RTL descriptions, and helps designers resolve issues quickly before design implementation.
Arbind Kumar Rohilla, Verification Group, Synopsys
Dec 08, 2015

A Holistic Approach to Verification: Synopsys VIP for ARM AMBA Cache Coherent Interconnects
In this webinar, we will discuss how to take advantage of the system-level capabilities of Synopsys Verification IP for ARM® AMBA® protocols to verify cache-coherent interconnects. Synopsys VIP includes system-level interconnect test suites and system-level coverage to accelerate verification closure.
Satyapriya Acharya, Engineering Manager, Verification Group, Synopsys
Nov 18, 2015

20X Power Analysis Performance Improvement with Synopsys Verdi Technologies
Discover how Synopsys' Verdi technologies, Siloti Correlation and Siloti What-If Replay Simulation, can enable up to 20X performance improvement for power analysis – from weeks to hours. These technologies enable the use of RTL simulation results to generate gate-level simulation data without the need to bring up the gate-level environment, thus enabling power analysis at early stages of the design cycle. Also included is parallel run technology to enhance performance up to 60X compared to the original flow.
Rich Chang, Product Marketing Manager, Debug, Synopsys
Sep 16, 2015

Learn How to Accelerate Verification Closure with PCIe Gen4 VIP
This webinar shows how to leverage protocol, methodology, verification and productivity features of Synopsys VC VIP and UVM source code test suites for accelerated verification closure of PCIe Gen4 based designs.
Paul Graykowski, Senior Manager, PCIe VIP, Synopsys
Aug 19, 2015

Addressing Verification Challenges of Evolving Ethernet Speeds from 25/40/50/100G and Beyond
We will outline in detail the verification challenges of current and future Ethernet speeds and explain how Accellera UVM Methodology, IEEE 1800-2012 System Verilog Functional Coverage, and SystemVerilog Ethernet Verification IP empowers design and verification teams with methodology, techniques and tools they need to achieve success.
Shenoy Mathew, Senior Corporate Applications Engineer, Verification Group, Synopsys
May 20, 2015

Picking up the pieces: self-contained verification platforms for the modular smartphone era
In the framework of Mobile platforms, learn how source code testsuites provided with Verification IP enable verification engineers to quickly generate diverse permutations of random/constrained random transactions that stress test the systems and subsystems, contributing to "Shift Left" of the verification time and ensure bug free designs.
Nitin Agrawal, CAE Manager, Verification Group, Synopsys
Apr 07, 2015

Avoiding the Common Pitfalls of ARM-based Cache-coherent Verification and Performance Analysis
Synopsys will cover how verification IP for AMBA enables users to generate correct and interesting coherent stimulus for cache coherent SoC verification. This will include the complexities of configuration, stimulus, coverage and checking, as well as how to address the common verification pitfalls.
Neill Mullinger, Product Marketing Manager for Verification IP, Synopsys; Tushar Mattu, Corporate Application Engineer (CAE) for Verification Group, Synopsys
Dec 03, 2014

The 10 Things to Know About Memory Verification: Synopsys Memory VIP
Learn how feature-rich, native SystemVerilog memory VIP rapidly verifies the memory interfaces on complex designs, focusing on 10 key areas where productivity is improved.
Neill Mullinger, Product Marketing Manager for Verification IP, Synopsys; Nasib Naser, PhD, Senior Staff Corporate Applications Engineer, Synopsys
Oct 23, 2014

Reinventing Coverage and Planning with Verdi—A Fully Integrated, Complete Verification Closure Flow To Help You Deliver Chips On Time
The Synopsys Verdi® Coverage solution provides comprehensive planning and coverage analysis technologies as a part of the industry-leading Verdi3™Automated Debug System. We'll discuss why Synopsys' native integration of planning, coverage, and debug technologies provide a complete closure solution to help meet demanding schedules and provide teams with more confidence when asked the inevitable question: '"Are we done yet?"
Steve Chappell, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Debug and Analysis, Synopsys; Michael Horn, Verification Technologist, Synopsys
Oct 14, 2014

Addressing IP Compliance Challenges with UVM-based Test Suites
Protocol verification is a massive time- and resource-consuming endeavor, fraught with complexity and the risk of errors and omissions. Synopsys Verification Test Suites leverage the expertise of protocol experts to provide a rapidly deployable and extensible set of comprehensive tests, written in easily modifiable and reusable SystemVerilog UVM source code. The webinar will give an overview of the architecture and scope of Synopsys’ Verification Test Suites to achieve faster and higher quality coverage closure.
Neill Mullinger, Product Marketing Manager for Verification IP, Synopsys; Karim Aoua, Staff CAE, Synopsys
Sep 30, 2014

VCS Xprop: Catch X-Related Issues at RTL to Reduce Time-Consuming Gate-Level Simulations
In this webinar you'll learn about a new technology in VCS, called Xprop, which eliminates 'x' optimism at RTL to enable correlation with hardware design behavior. Xprop can be used to reduce and potentially eliminate gate-level simulations for 'x' validation. This webinar will also show how VCS® Xprop eliminates 'x' optimism in advanced simulation flows (such as VCS-NLP) and demonstrate how to debug 'x'-related issues identified by VCS-NLP and Xprop using Verdi™ Power-Aware Debug.
Rebecca Lipon, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Verification Group, Synopsys
Nov 05, 2013

Verilog-to-Verilog Equivalence Checking Using ESP
This Webinar gives a quick introduction to ESP-CV and how recent features are used to verify various Verilog-to-Verilog scenarios. Coverage analysis of the results is also discussed.
Philip Schmidt, R&D Manager, Synopsys; Dave Hedges, Corporate Applications Engineer, Synopsys
May 29, 2013



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