Getting Started with Questa Verification IP for Protocols

The best way to create a System on a Chip is with design IP: blocks…

SystemVerilog

The Semantics of SystemVerilog Syntax

Trying to grasp any programming language from scratch can be a difficult task, especially when…

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3 Notable Formal Verification Conference Papers of 2020

On the short list of positive things to come out of the past year are…

The Many Flavors of Equivalence Checking: Part 1, Synthesis Validation with LEC and SLEC (a/k/a the Most Popular Formal Apps Ever)

In EDA, the word “simulation” is used everywhere: there is RTL and gate level simulation,…

New and Improved SystemVerilog 1800-2017

The IEEE-SA has a policy of keeping standards active by making sure they get a…

No One Expects Gate Level CDC Verification and Glitch Detection for ASIC Signoff!

[Preface: at the upcoming DVCon 2018 in San Jose, poster 4.12 addresses some of the…

Prologue: The 2016 Wilson Research Group Functional Verification Study

This is the first in a series of blogs that presents the findings from our…

Still waiting… It’s Friday afternoon, and I don’t have my RTL

Using SystemVerilog to model RTL behavior in a pinch or anytime A couple weeks ago,…

Verification Horizons: The DAC 2015 Issue

If you were not one of the 100’s of visitors to the Verification Academy booth…