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Verdi Transaction Debug Platform: A Simplified Way to Debug IIP Designs and SoC

This white paper describes the concept of debugging with “real time dump” using Verdi Transaction Debug Platform (Protocol Analyzer, nWave, nTrace). - May 2018

Measuring and Analyzing SoC Performance with Verdi Performance Analyzer

Measure and Analyze SoC Performance with Verdi Performance Analyzer using VIP and HBM (High Bandwidth Memory) technology and controllers. - May 2018

Analyzing the Losses in Visually Lossless Compression Algorithms

Learn about some interesting methods to analyze the quality of compression algorithms, in addition to observations about VESA Display Stream Compression using these algorithms. - October 2017

A Simple Way to Debug IIP-Based Designs and SoCs: Using the Verdi Transaction...

Design problems that appear in the late phases of the development cycle can be extremely difficult to track down and debug, thus putting project schedules at risk. This whitepaper presents the ...

Synopsys SoundWire Test Suite

Validation and interoperability are always a challenge for any new protocol. In my earlier whitepaper, Digital Audio Simplified: MIPI SoundWire, I discussed the basics of digital audio ...

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...

VC VIP: A New Generation of Verification IP

The role of verification intellectual property (VIP) has become increasingly important over recent years as a vital component in achieving SoC verification productivity and is now fully established...

Demystifying the HDCP2.2 Authentication Process

This paper explains HDCP2.2 which is the latest generation content protection protocol. Our primary focus here is to explain how the authentication process on HDCP2.2, the various steps that are ...

Digital Audio Simplified: MIPI SoundWire

MIPI Alliance has come up with a new protocol standard for sound interface called SoundWire. SoundWire is a robust, scalable, low complexity, low power, low latency, two-pin (clock and data) ...