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Debug Becomes A Bigger Problem

Feb 11, 2016 - EDA companies have been developing more integrated debug flows that bring execution engines and hardware and software closer together, but is that enough?

Debug: Last Bastion Of Automation

Jan 27, 2016 - Folklore erroneously claims verification consumes 70% of development time. But does debug really consume 50%?

Gaps In Performance, Power Coverage

Oct 15, 2015 - Coverage tells us when we have done enough functional verification, but what about power and performance? How do you know you have found the worst case?

Preparing for Low-Power Verification Success: Setting Objectives and ...

Oct 8, 2015 - Functionally verifying complex SoCs is an enormous challenge, and the challenge grows when multiple power domains are throttled or powered up and down for power management needs.

Reachable or reached, covered or coverable – is it just semantics?

Jan 19, 2016 - RTL code coverage is used to measure the progress of SoC functional verification for simulation, formal property verification (FPV) and other formal techniques, but have you ever ...

Debug Issues Grow At New Nodes

Jul 26, 2018 - Finding the root cause of problems becoming more difficult as systemic complexity rises; methodology and different approaches play an increasingly important role.

Efficient Low Power Verification & Debug Methodology Using Power-Aware ...

Dec 13, 2018 - This article discusses using the capabilities of a power aware simulator coupled with an intuitive and powerful debug to ensure that subtle bugs do not escape silicon.

Exascale Emulation Debug Challenges

Apr 11, 2019 - Learn how to address the 3 primary verification challenges of complex SoCs: reducing the effort to find the time window around the root cause of a test failure, reproducing the root ...

Bottlenecks be Gone - Automated Performance Verification with Synopsys

Feb 15, 2018 - Perform automated end-to-end performance verification using Synopsys VC VIP AutoPerformance, Verdi Performance Analyzer and Verdi Protocol Analyzer.

Perfecting the Great Verification Fugue

Nov 3, 2015 - Michael Sanie, Senior Director Marketing in the Synopsys Verification Group, gave the wrap-up presentation at SpyGlass World recently, on the Synopsys Verification Direction.