Thought Leadership

A selection of posts from T&VS and other industry thought-leaders on a variety of topics relating to making products more reliable, safe and secure.

Robust Reliability Verification – A Critical Addition to Baseline Checks

Demanding markets such as automotive and IoT dictate rigorous need of both internal and third-party IP's validation, which should include reliability verification. A more streamline and robust set of checks is crucial to complement foundry-provided, rule-based checks. This article explores how to leverage the baseline checks for robust reliability verification. Read More Find out how [...]

2018-03-16T07:17:44+00:00 16th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Test Automation: Reduce Time to Analyze and Report Failures

Success in test automation is less about getting it right and more about avoiding mistakes.This article from DZone provides some quick tips on reducing the time your automated tests take and making them overall more efficient. Read More Find how T&VS Test Automation Services enables organisations to increase the effectiveness, efficiency, and coverage of their [...]

2018-03-16T07:06:44+00:00 16th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Is ISO 26262 just a pain in the ASIL?

The ASIL is a key component for ISO 26262 compliance. ISO 26262 provides an automotive-specific approach to determine ASIL levels and specifies measures to validate and confirm that the safety levels are achieved. This article examines how ASILs are determined and their implications for the design, building, and validation of safety-related electronic systems in automobiles [...]

2018-03-16T07:00:00+00:00 16th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

How to drive the future of smart cities with IoT

The concept of smart cities has been around for nearly a decade. It’s always been about delivering better, and more efficient services at the level of government that has the closest connection to constituents’ daily lives. But it has gone through some dramatic twists and turns with the emergence of key enablers like the IoT. [...]

2018-03-16T06:55:50+00:00 16th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Inside UVM, Take Two

This article from Semiengineering describes the concepts such as sequence, sequencer, driver and how the communication takes place from sequence to sequencer and from sequencer to driver and outlineshow it interacts with class uvm_sequence to generate stimulus out of sequence_item. Read More Join T&VS UVM training and learn how to improve the verification accuracy and [...]

2018-03-15T06:56:36+00:00 15th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

What to Do When There Isn’t Enough Time to Test?

Quite often testers will find themselves running out of time when testing an application. This article summarizes how can testers get enough time for testing and outlines what can be done if short time frame is available to thorough testing application. Read More Find out how T&VS Software Testing services help you to establish a [...]

2018-03-15T06:51:23+00:00 15th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Automotive IPs Bring New Challenges to IP Management

Recent innovations in the automotive industry have fuelled an insatiable appetite for more electronics in cars. With electronics now, a major component of building an automobile, there is growing use of IPs and IP subsystems provided by multiple vendors. This article explores the development of IPs for automotive from an infrastructure and IP management perspective [...]

2018-03-15T06:46:49+00:00 15th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Five Tips for securing your IoT devices

The adoption and use of IoT is progressing at a tremendous pace. However, IoT adoption and growth are not guaranteed. There are significant, hidden security vulnerabilities that exist in IoT devices that must be addressed before we can expect the predicted growth rates. This article summarizes the key tips to improve your organization’s cybersecurity while minimizing your [...]

2018-03-15T06:41:01+00:00 15th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

Embedded FPGA: Increasing Security in Next-Gen Networks

FPGAs combine the programmability of processors with the performance of custom hardware. As they become more common in critical embedded systems, new techniques are necessary to manage security in FPGA designs.With the increasing use of FPGAs in many embedded applications, the failure to protect FPGA-based embedded systems from cloning attacks has brought serious losses to [...]

2018-03-14T07:01:25+00:00 14th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|

IoT Testing: Imminent Challenges and complexities

IoT Testing has become a crucial element to ensure the effective functioning of all the devices and technology that are being used in its environment. This article explores the approach to manage the complexities of IoT testing and describes the impact of present and future of IoT connectivity. Read More Find how T&VShas developed a [...]

2018-03-14T06:56:50+00:00 14th March, 2018|Blog, Thought Leadership|
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