October 29, 2019
Why developing an IoT design environment demands an integrated, top-down design flow that combines AMS, digital, RF, photonics, and MEMS design and verification tools.
September 13, 2019
SEMICON West showed a distinct thematic shift away from preserving Moore's Law to assessing the architectural implications of AI, as EDA was brought into the event.
November 6, 2017
The challenge for designers is to find ways of providing high levels of security in low-cost devices that have become worthwhile targets because of their role as gateways to more valuable information.
December 14, 2016
When developing its security guidelines and checklists for consumer IoT and similar devices, the IoT Security Foundation's working groups tested their recommendations against what is known about real-world hacks and attacks.
December 12, 2016
USB 2.0 could become an integration standard for IoT SoCs, due to its ubiquity, available drivers, support for rapid prototyping, and area efficiency.
October 27, 2016
A look at implementing Bluetooth low energy interfaces into a design and the trade-offs involved in making different levels of integration
July 29, 2016
IoT security is critical. Embedding a root of trust in hardware can provide the firm foundation necessary for a more secure IoT implementation.
March 24, 2016
An analysis of what it takes to build true random number generators that can provide a strong cryptographic basis for systems security, especially for IoT devices.
March 21, 2016
A quick look at Bluetooth Smart and how it can be used to provide network connections in certain classes of IoT application.
January 12, 2016
Many IoT applications have a very strict energy budget. SoC designers targeting the IoT have to trade off providing the features that the market demands with the power budget the applications demand. What are their options?