This page brings together all of our onsite coverage from Design Automation and Test in Europe 2012, which just wrapped in Dresden, Germany.
Tuesday, March 13
Panel pushes more abstraction, subtler synthesis and more organization.
Better scripts needed to support analog layout tools.
EU sees a window of opportunity in web and cloud-driven HPC.
GlobalFoundries’ SVP for design enablement underlined the need for joint foundry-IP-EDA cooperation to overcome complexity.
Partners claim yield boost for pathfinder customers on Calibre-based platform at 45/40 and 32/28nm.
Wednesday, March 14
Old processes don’t mean old tools, especially given the work ahead on more-than-Moore, 3D IC technologies.
Thursday, March 15
Heat is becoming a problem as Robert Bosch plans for a lot more electronics in cars but not necessarily a lot more electric cars.
Blue Pearl takes timing analysis technology to programmable logic through hooks into Synopsys Synplify Pro and plans more.
Friday, March 16
Riviera-Pro adds several language features from IEEE 1076-2008 to support the OS-VVM verification methodology.
Docea Power aims to help designers assess the vulnerability of a chosen package and floorplan to heat-generated problems.