ISO 26262 Safety Analysis: Streamline Your Path to Functional Safety

ISO 26262 Safety Analysis: Streamline Your Path to Functional Safety
by Admin on 06-21-2024 at 2:53 pm

Whether you’re conducting safety analyses at the system, software, or hardware level, medini analyze can help you achieve:​

  • Up to 50% increased efficiency in your functional safety analyses,
  • End-to-end traceability, including integration with your requirements management system,
  • Consistency across your organization
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Sigasi at the 2024 Design Automation Conference

Sigasi at the 2024 Design Automation Conference
by Daniel Nenni on 06-20-2024 at 2:00 pm

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Sigasi® will demonstrate its Sigasi Visual HDL™ (SVH™) portfolio during DAC, showing how it supports the shift-left methodology for chip design, catching specification errors early in the design cycle and fixing the inefficient HDL-based design flow.

The traditional HDL workflow cannot accommodate the massive amounts of… Read More


Something new in High Level Synthesis and High Level Verification

Something new in High Level Synthesis and High Level Verification
by Daniel Payne on 06-11-2024 at 10:00 am

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As SoC complexities continue to expand to billions of transistors, the quest for higher levels of design automation also rises. This has led to the adoption of High-Level Synthesis (HLS), using design languages such as C++ and SystemC, which is more productive than traditional RTL design entry methods. In the RTL approach there… Read More


The Transformation Model for IP-Centric Design

The Transformation Model for IP-Centric Design
by Kalar Rajendiran on 12-29-2023 at 6:00 am

HelixIPLM Accelerate Semiconductor Development with IP Centric Design

Semiconductor designs have been progressing over time to address wider product varieties and designs with increasing complexity. Organizations have been addressing intense time-to-market pressures by leveraging globally dispersed team resources. The project-centric design methodology, which once worked well with … Read More


Fail-Safe Electronics For Automotive

Fail-Safe Electronics For Automotive
by Kalar Rajendiran on 12-27-2023 at 10:00 am

MegaTrends Driving the Need for Next Generation Silicon Capabilites

The automotive industry is on the brink of a revolutionary transformation, where predictive maintenance and monitoring are taking center stage. In a recent webinar panel session, industry experts delved into the challenges, current approaches, and future innovations surrounding the guarantee and extension of mission profiles.… Read More


WEBINAR: Leverage Certified RISC-V IP to Craft ASIL ISO 26262 Grade Automotive Chips

WEBINAR: Leverage Certified RISC-V IP to Craft ASIL ISO 26262 Grade Automotive Chips
by Daniel Nenni on 11-07-2023 at 10:00 am

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The automotive industry imposes stringent requirements on Functional Safety. For semiconductor companies involved in automotive chips and even further upstream in Silicon Intellectual Property (SIP), obtaining ISO 26262 certification is a fundamental requirement for product penetration into automotive applications.… Read More


ISO 21434 for Cybersecurity-Aware SoC Development

ISO 21434 for Cybersecurity-Aware SoC Development
by Kalar Rajendiran on 08-31-2023 at 10:00 am

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The automotive industry is undergoing a remarkable transformation, with vehicles becoming more connected, automated, and reliant on software. While these advancements promise convenience, comfort and efficiency to the consumers, the nature and complexity of the technologies also raise concerns for functional safety … Read More


CEO Interview: Issam Nofal of IROC Technologies

CEO Interview: Issam Nofal of IROC Technologies
by Daniel Nenni on 05-24-2023 at 6:00 am

Dr.Issam AL ZAHER NOUFAL (1)

Issam Nofal is the CEO of IROC Technologies and has held various positions with the company for over 23 years as Product Manager, Project Leader, and R&D Engineer. He has authored several papers on test and reliability of Integrated Circuits. He holds a PhD in Microelectronics from Grenoble INP.

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Hardware Root of Trust for Automotive Safety

Hardware Root of Trust for Automotive Safety
by Daniel Payne on 04-13-2023 at 10:00 am

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Traveling by car is something that I take for granted and I just expect that my trips will be safe, yet our cars are increasingly using dozens of ECUs, SoCs and millions of lines of software code that combined together present a target for hackers or system failures. The Automotive Safety Integrity Levels (ASIL) are known by the letters:… Read More


The State of FPGA Functional Verification

The State of FPGA Functional Verification
by Daniel Payne on 02-15-2023 at 10:00 am

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Earlier I blogged about IC and ASIC functional verification, so today it’s time to round that out with the state of FPGA functional verification. The Wilson Research Group has been compiling an FPGA report every two years since 2018, so this marks the third time they’ve focused on this design segment. At $5.8 billion… Read More