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Continuous Integration and Automation With Virtualizer Development Kits

This whitepaper describes how simulation-based Virtualizer Development Kits are the perfect technology to remove the dependency with hardware and to enable the integration and testing of hardware ...

Is Your Automotive Software Robust Enough for Hardware Faults? Part 2: ...

In this whitepaper, we will apply virtual Fault Mode and Effect Analysis (FMEA) concepts on a specific case study, an Electrical Vehicle Powertrain (EVP) system. We will show how this EVP system is...

Optimizing DDR Memory Subsystem Efficiency - Part 1

Part 1 – The Unpredictable Memory Bottleneck The memory subsystem sits at the core of a System-on-Chip (SoC) platform and can make all the difference between a well-designed system meeting its ...

Optimizing DDR Memory Subsystem Efficiency - Part 2

Part 2 – A Mobile Application Processor Case Study This whitepaper applies virtual prototyping tools and best practice techniques to optimize the DDR memory subsystem configuration for a specific ...

Universal Multi-Resource Bus: The Gateway to Your Prototype

In physical prototyping, two critical components are required in order to significantly boost the utility of a prototyping platform: a high performance, low latency communication channel, and ...

Accelerate DesignWare IP Driver Development for ARM-Based Designs

This whitepaper introduces driver development for DesignWare IP in the context of ARM-based systems using Synopsys Virtualizer Development Kits (VDKs). - November, 2015

Scaling Automated Software Testing With Virtualizer Development Kits

In this whitepaper we will discuss how simulation-based Virtualizer Development Kits (VDKs) enable software to be tested in a system context much earlier, bridging the gap with unit and integration...

Software Is Eating the World: End-to-End Prototyping to the Rescue

The statement ‘software is eating the world’ was coined by internet pioneer Marc Andreessen in 2011. Over the last decade, the role of electronics in our daily life has changed dramatically. - Tom ...

HDMI2.0a Verification IP

HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a proprietary audio/video interface for transferring uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from an HDMI-compliant ...

Five Vital Steps to a Robust Testbench with VC Verification IP and UVM

This white paper explains how to start performing constrained random verification quickly and easily using Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) based VC verification IP (VIP). A few benefits of...