New EDA Tools Improve Low Power Design
Despite tightening power requirements, few chip designers have the tools and techniques in place to meet their budgets. This article describes new tools and techniques, as well as some promising capabilities which could be delivered in future EDA offerings. Details... more
Is DFM all talk?
Not a week goes by without a panel, a viewpoint, or an analysis of DFM and the DFM market. This brings to my mind some fundamental questions. If DFM is so necessary, why the debate? If every design team needs DFM why the uncertainty about DFM startups viability? And can we all agree to one definition of DFM? Details... more