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June 11, 2019
Dennis Joseph is a technical marketing engineer supporting Calibre interfaces in the Design-to-Silicon division of Mentor, a Siemens business. His primary focus is the support and enhancement of the Calibre DESIGNrev layout viewer. Dennis received an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Florida.

Speed up design and verification with a smaller layout

How to remove or extract portions of a layout for easier, more focused and faster project delivery.
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May 21, 2019
Calibre node introduction feature - May 2019

Preparing for success at the next node with Calibre

How Mentor develops and works with partners to prepare each version of its Calibre DFM platform to be ready for the introduction of each new process node.
May 15, 2019
Tom Anderson is a technical marketing consultant working with multiple EDA vendors, including AMIQ EDA. His previous roles have included vice president of marketing at Breker Verification Systems, vice president of applications engineering at 0-In Design Automation, vice president of engineering at IP pioneer Virtual Chips, group director of product management at Cadence, and director of technical marketing at Synopsys. He holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from M.I.T. and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

Why hyperlinks are essential for HDL debugging

Text editors have major debug limitations that the use of hyperlinks in integrated development environments help you overcome.
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May 14, 2019

How emulation’s virtual mode boosts productivity: Part Two

Part two of this feature describes three use-cases that exploit the VirtuaLAB technology in HDMI, PCIe and Ethernet designs.
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May 1, 2019
Dr Lauro Rizzatti is a verification consultant and industry expert on hardware emulation. Gabriele Pulini is a product marketing manager in the Emulation Division of Mentor.

How emulation’s virtual mode boosts productivity: Part One

This two-part article describes advantages when using a hardware emulation platform in virtual mode compared with in-circuit-emulation.
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April 26, 2019
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Focus your use of Portable Stimulus on three key axes

Portable Stimulus allows reuse along horizontal, vertical and technique axes, but you need to be aware of the strengths and weaknesses of each to get the greatest benefits.
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April 15, 2019
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How critical area analysis improves yield

CAA is a valuable tool available to both design engineers and foundries to help them avoid layout-dependent effects during manufacturing.
April 2, 2019

High-level synthesis for AI: Part Two

How Chips&Media used HLS on the development of a computer vision IP block.
March 26, 2019

High-level synthesis for AI: Part One

The computational and algorithmic demands made by computer vision systems highlight HLS' value for AI system development.
March 25, 2019
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Use evolving DRC to automate high-voltage and multi-power domain verification

Automated voltage-aware DRC addresses the reliability verification challenges in today’s high-voltage and multiple power domain applications.
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