Category Archives: ASIC Design

Introduction to IP Lifecycle Management

October 06, 2014, anysilicon

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This is a guest post by Methodics that delivers state-of-the-art semiconductor data management (DM)  for analog, digital and SoC  design  teams.

No doubt that by now you have noticed that IP Lifecycle Management is a key Focus for Methodics and is a cornerstone of our platform for IP creators and SoC Integrators. Also

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Can you reduce cost and development cycle of your next ASIC?

September 22, 2014, anysilicon

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Have you ever wondered about the possibility of minimizing risk, design time and production cost simply by working with different IC design or verification companies? Or whether you could make your current ASIC cheaper by changing your FAT (foundry, assembly, test) providers?
 
Actually it’s something you can do right

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Don’t Get Critical IP Cores from a ‘Supermarket’

September 17, 2014, anysilicon

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This is a guest post by PLDA which designs and sells intellectual property (IP) cores and prototyping tools for ASIC and FPGA

You are on a tight schedule for your next chip. Not wanting to reinvent the wheel, you plan to go to an outside vendor for some of your silicon

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ASIC Design Flow – an Overview

August 07, 2014, anysilicon

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Today, ASIC design flow is a very solid and mature process. The overall ASIC design flow and the various steps within the ASIC design flow have proven to be both practical and robust in multi-millions ASIC designs until now.
Each and every step of the ASIC design flow has a

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How to make THE difference in SoC power management architecture

August 04, 2014, anysilicon

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This is a guest post by Dolphin Integration which provides IP core, EDA tool and ASIC/SoC design services

 
To reduce the Bill-of-Material (BoM) and to simplify their usage, System-on-Chips (SoC) become more and more complex due to the integration of a large number of features previously located on board. This increase

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Choosing IP core – It’s not just the product, it’s the relationship

July 28, 2014, anysilicon

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This is a guest post by PLDA which designs and sells intellectual property (IP) cores and prototyping tools for ASIC and FPGA

You are on a very strict schedule for your next chip. Not wanting to reinvent the wheel, you plan to go to an outside vendor for some of your

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