Lauro Rizzatti, Verification Consultant
I recently had a chance to catch up with Bill Neifert, Senior Director of Market Development at Arm. Talking with Bill was like climbing into TARDIS (Time And Relative Dimension In Space) with the time-traveling ali...
Chip design debug is a difficult discipline, and system-on-chip (SoC) design has made it more so. It’s like the proverbial needle in the haystack. For SoC designs it’s two haystacks, one for software, the other hardware. Software development groups often point a collective finger at the hardware group claiming it’s a hardware bug, while [...]
In today’s competitive landscape, getting complex electronic devices rich in embedded software to market faster while making them cheaper and more reliable is a very risky proposition. Not thoroughly testing hardware designs inexorably lead to respins, increasing design costs and lengthening delivery of the netlist to the layout process, and ultimately delaying the time-to-market target [...]