DesignWare Technical Bulletin

What's New: Accelerate USB 3.0 IP Integration with USB University

By Eric Huang

Whether you're new to designing with USB 3.0 IP, or you're a seasoned expert looking to enhance your skills, Synopsys' new online USB 3.0 University has a session for you. Register today for the free USB 3.0 University sessions that will help streamline your USB IP integration.

Introductory Sessions

  • Why USB 3.0?: Understand the technology trends that are driving the development of faster USB technology.
  • USB 3.0 Overview: Learn about cables, connectors, how USB products work together, and how USB is architected as a bus.

Advanced Sessions

  • USB 3.0 Functional Layer: Understand how USB stacks and drivers structure data to be handled by the protocol layer hardware.
  • USB 3.0 Protocol Layer – Part I: Learn about the different packet types, how they are organized, and how they are used in IN and OUT transactions.
  • USB 3.0 Protocol Layer – Part II: See how the USB control, bulk, interrupt, and isochronous transfers are handled. The new USB 3.0 streaming feature is also explained in detail.
  • USB 3.0 Link Layer: Understand how the link layer manages the port-to-port flow of data between the host and the device.
  • USB 3.0 Physical Layer: Learn how the USB 3.0 electrical layer encodes digital data for transmission over a cable and decodes analog data into digital data for the link layer.