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Verification Highlights from DAC 2016

The Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2016 was a great success and here we provide you the highlights of Synopsys’ activities at the event. Synopsys hosted the annual “SoC Leaders Verify with Synopsys” Verification luncheon.  The luncheon featured industry experts and executives from Cavium, NXP, Qualcomm and Samsung, and drove our main messages of collaboration, with […]

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Synopsys Verification Continuum at DAC 2016

The Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2016, in Austin, Texas kicks off next week starting June 5th to June 9th. As the leading and longest-running annual design and verification event, DAC is the premier place to network with fellow design and verification engineers. Synopsys will feature its annual Verification Luncheon and Customer Panel that discusses the […]

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NVMe VIP Architecture: Host Features

In my last post, I covered a basic NVMe VIP test-case including some basic setup, sending a command and receiving a completion. Here, we’ll look at a few more NVMe commands, touching on some of the features and capabilities of the VIP. Here’s where you can learn more about Synopsys VC Verification IP for NVMe and for PCIe. […]

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MIPI I3C VIP Accelerates Scalable Sensor Interfaces on Mobile Devices

As sensors continue to get smaller, more powerful and cheaper, smartphones and other mobile devices incorporate over ten sensors to create self-aware devices. For instance, most recent models of Apple and Samsung handheld devices use several sensors to perform some of their coolest interface tricks: proximity sensor, accelerometer (motion sensor), ambient light sensor, moisture sensor, […]

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First Ethernet 400G VIP to Enable Next-Gen Networking and Communications SoCs

On Monday, Synopsys announced the availability of the industry’s first verification IP (VIP) and source code test suite to support the proposed IEEE P802.3bs/D1.0 Ethernet 400G standard (400GbE). To understand how it will enable next generation networking and communication systems, we take a look at the evolution of the Ethernet. Evolution of the Ethernet Ethernet was […]

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PCIe Gen4 – VIP/IP Solution with Protocol-Aware Debug and Source Code Test Suites

Today’s PCIe verification engineers have to trade-off between verification completeness and demanding time to market, and the new Gen4 specification makes it more challenging.  This video highlights Synopsys’ complete PCIe Gen4 solution that includes implementation IP (Controller/PHY), Verification IP, protocol-aware debug and source code test suites to accelerate verification closure. Here’s where you can learn […]

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Synopsys NVMe VIP Architecture: The Host Protocol Layers

Our previous post on NVMe was an overview of the NVMe protocol. We will now start looking closer at the VIP-proper, looking initially at the NVMe Host Protocol layers. This will provide an introductory overview of sending commands to the NVMe Controller. Here’s where you can learn more about Synopsys’ VC Verification IP for NVMe and for PCIe. […]

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Introducing Synopsys VIP for PCIe Gen4

Here, Paul Graykowski, Corporate Applications Engineer at Synopsys, describes what our Verification IP for PCIe Gen4 can do for you.

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Increase Productivity with Synopsys Memory VIP

In this video, you will learn how to increase productivity with Synopsys Memory VIP. You can learn more about our VIPs at Verification IP Overview. If you are interested in a hands-on workshop in your area, check out our Memory Verification IP Workshops.

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SoC Leaders Verify with Synopsys: DAC 2015 Verification Luncheon

Featuring speakers from Altera, AMD, ARM, Cavium and Freescale During DAC 2015, Synopsys hosted a luncheon event at DAC in San Francisco, CA. Michael Sanie, senior director of verification marketing at Synopsys kicked things off by highlighting the Synopsys Verification Continuum and several key next-generation technologies that are in production and address the need to “Shift-Left” […]

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