Path: EDN Asia >> Product Centre >> Computing/Peripherals >> Simulator, emulation platform together ensures 100% visibility
Computing/Peripherals Share print

Simulator, emulation platform together ensures 100% visibility

21 Nov 2011

Share this page with your friends

Aldec, Inc. has announced enhancements in its Riviera-PRO simulator and HES-DVM emulation platform that together create a SCE-MI (Standard Co-Emulation Modeling Interface) based co-emulation debugging environment, which ensures 100% visibility. Enhancements include HVD (Hardware Visibility-based Debugging) technology for intelligent data extraction from the FPGA-based emulator, and the ability to transfer extracted data directly into the Riviera-PRO simulation database during emulation.

Built into the emulation solution, Aldec's HVD technology analyzes RTL code to identify the set of debugging probes that must be present in the emulation hardware to guarantee 100% visibility. This approach delivers up to 70% bandwidth savings in the critical emulator communication channel. Both dynamic and static probes can be visualized in the Riviera-PRO waveform viewer preserving the original signal names and hierarchy paths and complete traceability to the designs RTL source code.

Want to more of this to be delivered to you for FREE?

Subscribe to EDN Asia alerts and receive the latest design ideas and product news in your inbox.

Got to make sure you're not a robot. Please enter the code displayed on the right.

Time to activate your subscription - it's easy!

We have sent an activate request to your registerd e-email. Simply click on the link to activate your subscription.

We're doing this to protect your privacy and ensure you successfully receive your e-mail alerts.

Add New Comment
Visitor (To avoid code verification, simply login or register with us. It is fast and free!)
*Verify code:
Tech Impact

Regional Roundup
Control this smart glass with the blink of an eye
K-Glass 2 detects users' eye movements to point the cursor to recognise computer icons or objects in the Internet, and uses winks for commands. The researchers call this interface the "i-Mouse."

GlobalFoundries extends grants to Singapore students
ARM, Tencent Games team up to improve mobile gaming

News | Products | Design Features | Regional Roundup | Tech Impact