Innovative Ideas for Predictable Success
      Volume 1, Issue 2


SoC Benchmark

Gate Count Trends
San Jose SNUG attendees demonstrate the trend towards larger designs over the 4 years between 2002 and 2006, with the greatest increase in design activity in the 5M gate plus category.

SoC Benchmark
What is the gate count of your current IC design? (Assume 4 transistors = 1 gate. Include memory.) 2006 N = 479; Margin of error = +/- 5%

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