February 23, 2017
Portable stimulus and formal verification provide the means to handle the challenge of verifying cache-coherent SoC interconnects.
February 8, 2017
SSD controllers are becoming increasingly complex and as a result emulation is now the first choice for SSD verification. But your strategy must still meet five key criteria.
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.
September 9, 2016
Analysts say there is a $1B market on the horizon. We talk with Mentor's Jean-Marie Brunet about where such a number could come from.
August 12, 2016
Users now demand a smooth GUI experience. Making sure they get one requires harvesting and understanding key metrics.
July 22, 2016
Emulators have come a long way since their first introduction nearly three decades ago.
April 20, 2016
Accelerating software testing is vital to speeding up embedded system development, especially for Android and Linux systems running on ARM-based hardware. Virtual prototyping strategies, including the use of VDKs, can help.
April 14, 2016
How to accelerate many aspects of software testing by using virtual prototypes to stand in for target hardware from early in the development cycle.
January 20, 2016
A look at using end-to-end prototyping to ease architecture development, hardware/software integration, and system validation in SoC designs
December 9, 2015
More protocols, multibillion-gate designs, minimized power, burgeoning software and, for networking, hundreds of switch and router ports emphasize the need for scalable, virtualized emulation.