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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 ...

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 ...

Is Your Automotive Software Robust Enough for Hardware Faults? Part 1: Fault ...

In this whitepaper we describe how virtual prototyping is expanding its reach to improve development of safety critical systems and deal with the single most complex aspect of automotive systems: ...

Faster Time to First Prototype - A Rapid Bring-Up Methodology for the ...

ASIC and SoC development projects demand prototypes as early as possible for system validation and hardware/software integration. A combination of a Design-for-Prototyping (DFP) methodology and ...

Understanding the Real Cost of Prototyping Hardware

This white paper provides an in depth look at significant factors to consider when choosing to develop or purchase prototyping hardware. Costs, development time, and effort are considered in detail...

Busting the 3 Big Common Myths About Physical Prototyping

This white paper discusses several common misperceptions about physical prototyping with FPGAs and their inherit limitations have largely been eliminated by the capacity, automation, and ...

Addressing IP Integration & Software Development Challenges to Accelerate SoC...

This white paper will explore the issues facing SoC designers as they address SoC complexity and time-to-market challenges. It will discuss the use of third-party IP while noting that high-quality ...

Solving the ASIC Prototype Partition Problem with Synopsys ProtoCompiler

When developing a multi-FPGA prototype of an ASIC or SOC, you have many decisions to make: how to distribute clocks; where to put the daughter boards with real-world interfaces; which modules ...

Synopsys’ HAPS System Speeds Proof-of-Concept Prototypes

The purpose of the PoC is to demonstrate that an algorithm, piece of intellectual property (IP), or system produce the correct results according to a target specification. In the Mil-Aero market, ...

Methods and Tools for Bring-Up and Debug of an FPGA-Based ASIC Prototype

Software simulation of RTL is no longer capable of providing all of the verification required for today's complex ASIC designs. Modern ASICs are a complex mixture of hardware and software, so it is...