The emulator has become the cornerstone of embedded system level (ESL) design on SoC projects, analyst Gary Smith claimed in a speech ahead of DAC 51.
If someone put a piece of RTL into your SoC designed to leak information to the outside world, or simply kill the device stone dead, could you spot it?
At DAC 2014, some 30 per cent of exhibitors are IP suppliers, offering design services or both, demonstrating how system-level design is about building on what has gone before.
NetSpeed Systems aims to cut SoC integration time using theories developed for much larger computer networks.
The 51st Design Automation Conference, to be held in San Francisco in early June, is offering free exhibit floor entry for the full three days.
DAC to link chip, software and system design to automotive OEMs with a new track covering 21 topics within four themes. Call for abstracts now open.
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