Expert Insights

John Blyler  |  July 14, 2015

USB Type-C: what it is and why it matters

A look at the USB Type-C connector and the enhanced data rates and charging facilities it will enable
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Jim Thomas  |  July 10, 2015

What hardware verification can learn from software development

What hardware designers can learn from software verification techniques such as agile, behaviour-driven development, code coverage and zero known defect strategies
Mark Handover  |  June 30, 2015

Back to basics – doing formal the right way

Considering design style, assertions, engines and coverage can help ease the development of an effective formal verification test plan
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Luke Collins  |  June 25, 2015

Applying agile techniques to IC design

How agile methodologies can be applied to personal and team practice in IC design, including for developing cloud accelerators at Microsoft
Joe Mallett  |  June 17, 2015

Eight tips for choosing your next FPGA tool

Eight issues to consider when choosing an FPGA tool, including risk minimisation, routing issues, ability to iterate, IP freedom and more
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Mike Bartley  |  May 6, 2015

Achieving safety and security in SoC development

Designers will have to update development processes to achieve the rigorous safety certifications required in automotive, rail, avionics and similar markets
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Lauro Rizzatti  |  April 30, 2015

Putting emulation on the map

Emulation is now served by all three leading vendors and is a hot topic for discussion among engineers. The major verification conferences need to follow suit.
Topics: EDA - ESL, IC Implementation, Verification  |  Tags: , ,   |  Organizations: , ,   |  
Michael Thompson  |  April 20, 2015

Neural networks bring advanced object detection to embedded vision

Dedicated processors using convolutional neural networking techniques bring advanced vision techniques such as object recognition to embedded systems.
Brian Fuller  |  March 16, 2015

Design reaches out from the edge

We are moving towards a "continuum of compute", ARM CEO Simon Segars said at CDNLive Silicon Valley, a trend that will reshape design.
Pranav Ashar  |  February 25, 2015

DO-254 without tears

Compliance with aviation’s hardware design standard is seen as a ‘tough ask’, but EDA’s own evolution has made that process easier than you may think.
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