Low Power-High Performance

Top Stories

Choosing Power-Saving Techniques

There are so many options that the best ones aren't always obvious.

Power State Switching Gets Tougher

Understanding and implementing power state switching delays can make or break a design.

Mobile Processors Move Beyond Phones

Qualcomm, other vendors look to autos, drones, and other applications.

2017: Manufacturing And Markets

Part 1: The future of Moore's Law, new architectures and packaging, and a spike in automotive, artificial intelligence and virtual/augmented realit...

Chip Advances Play Big Role In Cloud

Semiconductor improvements add up to big savings in power and performance.

Embedded Software Verification Issues Grow

Inconsistent results, integration issues, and lack of financial incentives to solve these problems point to continued problems for chipmakers.

Tuning Heterogeneous SoCs

Just adding more cores doesn't guarantee better performance or lower power.

Analog’s Rising Status

Uptick in demand low power and power-sensitive designs brings new challenges and opportunities.

Reflecting Back on 2016: Markets

How last year's predictions panned out over the past 12 months.

Teaching Computers To See

First of two parts: Vision processing is a specialized design task, requiring dedicated circuitry to achieve low power and latency.

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Round Tables

Optimization Challenges For 10nm And 7nm

Experts at the Table, Part 3: Modeling accuracy, skin effects and new packaging techniques take center stage.

The Future Of Memory

Experts at the table, part 3: Security, process variation, shortage of other IP at advanced nodes, and too many foundry processes.

Optimization Challenges For 10nm And 7nm

Experts at the Table, Part 2: Heat is becoming a serious issue as thermal densities rise and this creates problems for industries such as automotiv...

Optimization Challenges For 10nm And 7nm

Experts at the Table, part 1: What will it take to optimize a design at 10nm and 7nm? The problem gets harder with each new node.

Mixed-signal/Low-power Design

Experts at the table, part 3: EDA vendors respond to the challenges posed by the chip companies.

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Multimedia

Tech Talk: Micro-Architecting Power

A deep dive into how to save power by leveraging idle time.

Tech Talk: Power Signoff

A look at the impact of margin in advanced designs and how to ensure there is sufficient coverage.

Tech Talk: Power Reduction

Why getting granular about energy can yield huge savings and how to utilize idle time.

Tech Talk: Lower Power Embedded NVM

How to increase the battery life in low power devices.

Tech Talk: Power Emulation

Using hardware-assisted verification to tackle complex power issues in SoC design.

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IP And LP In SoCs

When DDR DRAM Is Right For Automotive Systems

DRAM isn't just for infotainment: it's moving into safety-critical applications,...
A Bit About Memory

The Challenges Of Designing 28G And 56G SerDes IP

Identifying the most important aspects of SerDes IP design....
Power Source

7nm Design Success Necessitates A Multi-Physics Approach

Chip-package-system co-design helps produce more cost-effective and reliable des...
Best Of Both: LP & HP

Finding Evasive System-Level Bugs Using Memory Consistency Algorithm

Tackling a bug, like catching jewel thieves, is easier when you can narrow down ...
Everything Low Power

Multiple Dimensions Of Low-Power Verification With Portable Stimulus

Even without a UPF file, having a portable stimulus model saves time and effort....
At The Core

IoT Will Grow Faster With More Flexible Wireless Design

Evolving standards enable new generations of applications....
On-Chip Power Integrity

Dynamic Peak Power As A Proxy For DVD? Really?

Optimizing for dynamic voltage drop at the beginning of physical implementation....
The Traffic Cop

Three Common SoC Power Management Myths

Approaching power management from the architectural design level....
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Getting Ready For The IoT

Preparing for the next seismic shift in the semiconductor industry. ...

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