Breker – Verification Needed to Take High-Level Synthesis Mainstream

Tom Anderson, VP of Marketing at Breker, makes a key observation regarding the adoption high level synthesis. Tom’s key point is that we need equivalence checking to take designing in SystemC mainstream.

Remembering back to the adoption of HDLs, I do remember they were adopted before the arrival of a fully automated equivalence checking flow although once this arrived it enabled a huge step in verification efficiency. And I believe equivalence checking will soon be coming to SystemC. Formal verification leaders such as TVS partners One Spin have already announced a SystemC Assertion-Based Formal Verification Solution.

At Verification Futures, Andy Lunnes of BluWireless talked about their design flow based on SystemC designs. They also used SystemC to verify the design, specifically TVS SystemC UVM libraries.

See here for more details.

2015-02-27T06:41:08+00:00 27th February, 2015|Thought Leadership|
T&VS NEWSLETTER SIGN-UP
The T&VS newsletters inform you about industry news, events and information from T&VS. No spam, we promise and it is always easy to unsubscribe.
We never share your information. Read our Privacy Statement
Interested in Formal Verification?
Then why not attend the TVS Formal
Verification Bootcamp training?
The 2-day Formal Verification Bootcamp is for design and verification engineers looking to enhance their knowledge of formal verification and to learn how to write effective assertions to find and fix bugs. The course is a mix of presentations and hands-on development exercises.
Bootcamp Enquiry Form
If you are interested in receiving additional information on the course then simply email Mike Bartley (TVS CEO and Course Leader) by entering your details below.
Interested in SystemC?
FREE SystemC UVM Library Now Available
The TVS SystemC UVM library closely mimics UVM but gives users a license free UVM-based verification environment.
Have your product requirements been successfully tested and implemented?
Find out how asureSIGN can help you implement a successful Requirements Driven Verification and Test Strategy by visiting asureSIGN or enter your details and we will be in touch.
Course Dates and Pricing
To receive additional information, including course dates and pricing, please contact our training team who will be happy to help.
Download Request
Please complete the following form then click 'submit' to access the download.
Presentation Request
Please complete the following form then click 'submit' to gain access to the presentations.
DOWNLOAD REQUEST
Please complete the following form and then click 'submit' to gain access to the download.
FREE QA ASSESSMENTS
Did you get what you were looking?

Let the testing experts help. We will run a FREE QA assessment which will include our top 5 recommendations to help maximise your testing.