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Podcast EP210: How VSORA is Opening New Horizons for Generative AI and ADAS Applications

Podcast EP210: How VSORA is Opening New Horizons for Generative AI and ADAS Applications
by Daniel Nenni on 03-01-2024 at 10:00 am

Dan is joined by Jan Pantzar vice president of sales and marketing at VSORA, a provider of high-performance generative AI and ADAS chip solutions based in France. Mr. Pantzar gained extensive experience in the semiconductor, IP and software industries through building and managing organizations around the globe. Previous … Read More


CEO Interview: Larry Zu of Sarcina Technology

CEO Interview: Larry Zu of Sarcina Technology
by Daniel Nenni on 03-01-2024 at 6:00 am

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Larry has grown Sarcina from designing semiconductor packages for a few small companies, to doing package designs for top semiconductor companies around the world. From 2014 to 2018, Larry led the expansion of Sarcina beyond package design into final test and wafer sort hardware and software development.

Larry is a semiconductor… Read More


WEBINAR: Chipmakers can leverage generative AI to speed up RTL design and verification

WEBINAR: Chipmakers can leverage generative AI to speed up RTL design and verification
by Daniel Nenni on 02-29-2024 at 2:00 pm

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The subjects of Generative AI and Large Language Models (LLMs) permeate businesses and the public conversation.  It’s not without good reason!  While this emergent field of AI develops, it is now seen at a minimum as a valuable assistant, or, often, a dramatic accelerant to productivity, even to technical workflows.

As we’re … Read More


2024 Outlook with Adam Olson of Perforce

2024 Outlook with Adam Olson of Perforce
by Daniel Nenni on 02-29-2024 at 10:00 am

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Perforce is a company that provides software solutions primarily focused on version control, especially for large-scale development projects. Version control systems manage changes to documents, computer programs, large web sites, or other collections of information. Perforce’s main product is Helix Core, formerly… Read More


WEBINAR: Enabling Long Lasting Security for Semiconductors

WEBINAR: Enabling Long Lasting Security for Semiconductors
by Daniel Nenni on 02-29-2024 at 6:00 am

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Today we live in a world where technology is a part of our everyday lives, not only our personal data, but all devices we rely on on a daily basis including our automobiles, cell phones, and home devices. Hackers have found creative and novel ways to corrupt these products, disable systems, steal secrets and threaten our identities.… Read More


Soft checks are needed during Electrical Rule Checking of IC layouts

Soft checks are needed during Electrical Rule Checking of IC layouts
by Daniel Payne on 02-28-2024 at 10:00 am

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IC designs have physical verification applications like Layout Versus Schematic (LVS) at the transistor-level to ensure that layout and schematics are equivalent, in addition there’s an Electrical Rules Check (ERC) for connections to well regions called a soft check. The  connections to all the devices needs to have the most… Read More


CEO Interview: Michael Sanie of Endura Technologies

CEO Interview: Michael Sanie of Endura Technologies
by Daniel Nenni on 02-28-2024 at 8:00 am

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Michael Sanie is a veteran of the semiconductor and EDA industries. His career spans several executive roles in diverse businesses with multifunctional responsibilities. He is a passionate evangelist for disruptive technologies.

Most recently, he was the chief marketing executive and senior VP of Enterprise Marketing and… Read More


Revolutionizing RFIC Design: Introducing RFIC-GPT

Revolutionizing RFIC Design: Introducing RFIC-GPT
by Jason Liu on 02-28-2024 at 6:00 am

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In the rapidly evolving world of Radio Frequency Integrated Circuits (RFIC), the challenge has always been to design efficient, high-performance components quickly and accurately. Traditional methods, while effective, come with a high complexity and a lengthy iteration process. Today, we’re excited to unveil RFIC-GPTRead More


2024 Signal & Power Integrity SIG Event Summary

2024 Signal & Power Integrity SIG Event Summary
by Daniel Nenni on 02-27-2024 at 10:00 am

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It was a dark and stormy night here in Silicon Valley but we still had a full room of semiconductor professionals. I emceed the event. In addition to demos, customer and partner presentations, we did a Q&A which was really great. One thing I have to say is that Intel really showed up for both DesignCon and the Chiplet Summit. Quite… Read More


BDD-Based Formal for Floating Point. Innovation in Verification

BDD-Based Formal for Floating Point. Innovation in Verification
by Bernard Murphy on 02-27-2024 at 6:00 am

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A different approach to formally verifying very challenging datapath functions. Paul Cunningham (GM, Verification at Cadence), Raúl Camposano (Silicon Catalyst, entrepreneur, former Synopsys CTO and now Silvaco CTO) and I continue our series on research ideas. As always, feedback welcome. We’re planning to add a wrinkle… Read More