June 18, 2018
Andy Ladd highlights the wide range of peak-power concerns around plugged-in devices.
October 6, 2014
ARM and TSMC used an extensive pre-planning process, including a static analysis of each module's overall logic structure, to put together a 2.3GHz processor design based around ARM's main 64bit Big.Little pairing for the foundry's 16nm finFET process.
October 11, 2013
PGA has been IC-centric for mainstream 2D configurations. It must become system-centric for 2.5D and 3D systems.
June 2, 2011
To ensure the robustness of an integrated circuit, its power distribution network (PDN) must be validated beforehand against any voltage drop on VDD nets. However, due to the increasing size of PDNs, it is becoming difficult to verify them in a reasonable amount of time. Lately, much work has been done to develop Model Order [...]