System-Level Design

Top Stories

Open ISAs Gaining Traction

Emphasis on flexibility, time to market and heterogeneity requires more processing options.

The Growing Impact Of Portable Stimulus

Experts at the Table: How the Portable Test and Stimulus Standard has affected the industry and who are the early adopters?

EDA Revenue Up 6.6% For Q2

AI, automotive and design activity by systems companies continue to drive EDA industry growth.

IP’s Growing Impact On Yield And Reliability

Managing IP quality and compatibility is becoming more difficult at advanced nodes and in safety-critical markets.

New Technologies To Support 3D-ICs

Experts at the Table: 3D design and packaging is creating new demand on tools and requires a tight ecosystem and sharing across the industry.

EDA Gears Up For 3D

Experts at the Table: What are the limitations today that are preventing 3D-ICs from becoming mainstream, and which companies pushing to make it ha...

Synthesizing Hardware From Software

Can a software engineer create hardware? It may be possible, but not in the way that existing high-level synthesis tools do it.

What Is A Custom Processor?

The definition has changed, and so has the impact on the design process.

Chiplets, Faster Interconnects, More Efficiency

Why Intel, AMD, Arm, and IBM are focusing on architectures, microarchitectures, and functional changes.

Siemens-Mentor Deal Retrospective

CEO Tony Hemmelgarn talks about autonomous cars, 5G, EDA integration and the Siemens acquisition of Mentor.

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Round Tables

The Growing Impact Of Portable Stimulus

Experts at the Table: How the Portable Test and Stimulus Standard has affected the industry and who are the early adopters?

New Technologies To Support 3D-ICs

Experts at the Table: 3D design and packaging is creating new demand on tools and requires a tight ecosystem and sharing across the industry.

EDA Gears Up For 3D

Experts at the Table: What are the limitations today that are preventing 3D-ICs from becoming mainstream, and which companies pushing to make it ha...

Debug Tools Are Improving

Experts at the Table: How is machine learning going to impact debug, and what other improvements are on tap with debug?

Are Digital Twins Something For EDA To Pursue?

Part one: Defining the digital twins concept; the trouble with models; the issue with the ecosystem.

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Multimedia

Signoff-Compatible CDC

Why netlist clock domain crossing is now an essential complement to RTL CDC at advanced nodes and in AI chips.

Verification In The Cloud

Why this shift is finally happening.

Analog Fault Simulation

How to improve coverage in safety-critical designs.

Verification At 7/5nm

What's missing for advanced-node SoCs and AI chips.

Safety-Critical Coverage

Verification in automotive, medical and industrial designs.

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Programmed Complexity

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Meanwhile, 35 Years Later…

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