IP

July 23, 2020

Accellera IP security group expects standard by year end

The chair of Accellera’s IP security assurance working group expects the draft standard for hardening hardware core to be out by the end of the year.
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July 20, 2020

Perforce buys Methodics

Version-control specialist Perforce Software has bought Methodics, which focuses on the lifecycle and traceability management of semiconductor IP.
July 13, 2020

Heterogeneous integration calls for new approaches

Heterogeneous integration has the potential to overcome the yield and cost challenges presented by the growing headwinds associated with process scaling. But it may take a dramatic rethink in design approaches.
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July 8, 2020

Scaling costs tip balance toward chiplets for AMD server processors

In a panel session at VLSI Symposia, AMD described how the economics have come down strongly in favor of multichip integration for multicore server processors.
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July 8, 2020

Arm returns to its roots

Arm is to return to focusing on semiconductor IP following the decision to spin out its IoT operations to separate groups within the Softbank empire.
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June 23, 2020

Mentor to use UltraSoC acquisition to drive in-life learning

Siemens has agreed to acquire UK-based debug and on-chip instrumentation startup UltraSoC and will fold the operation into Mentor’s Tessent test-software product line.
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June 10, 2020

Onchip sensors aim for finer-granularity heat measurements

Moortec has reworked its thermal-sensing core design to allow for finer-grained use on SoCs being designed for the 5nm node.
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May 26, 2020

DVCon 2020 to repeat sessions online

DVCon US is to repeat sessions online from today until the middle of August, with exclusive access to registered attendees through early June.
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May 14, 2020

The price of reliability is constant vigilance

Papers presented at the recent IRPS conference showed the growing importance of lifetime monitoring to the problem of handling components as they age.
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April 29, 2020

Arm extends free access to core designs for startups

Arm has put together a program based on its existing Flexible Access model that is intended to provide early-state startups with a broader list of cores they can prototype before needing to take out a full licence.
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