Saving Time and Money on Your Next SoC Project

Saving Time and Money on Your Next SoC Project
by Daniel Payne on 05-12-2015 at 8:00 pm

Every SoC project that I know of wants to finish on time, under budget, and maximize profits per device. When I first started out doing DRAM design I learned that we could maximize profit by doing shrinks of existing designs, move from ceramic to plastic packages, and reduce the amount of time spent on a tester. Today, the economic … Read More


SmartScan Addresses Test Challenges of SoCs

SmartScan Addresses Test Challenges of SoCs
by Pawan Fangaria on 09-04-2014 at 4:00 pm

With advancement of semiconductor technologies, ever increasing sizes of SoCs bank on higher densities of design rather than giving any leeway towards increasing chip area and package sizes; a phenomenon often overlooked. The result is – larger designs with lesser number of pins bonded out of ever shrinking package sizes;… Read More