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The UVM standard improves interoperability and reduces the cost of repurchasing and rewriting IP for each new project or electronic design automation tool. It also makes it easier to reuse verification components.

UVM is developed by the VIP Technical Committee.

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Current Release

Item Filename Details Size Date Modified
UVM 1.1 UVM_1.1_Class_Reference _Final_06062011.pdf Standard Universal Verification Methodology Class Reference Manual, Release 1.1 3,990,210 2011-06
UVM 1.1 User Guide uvm_users_guide_1.1.pdf UVM 1.1 User Guide 1,781,305 2012-05
UVM 1.1d Reference Implementation uvm-1.1d.tar.gz Class Library Code for Release 1.1d 3,215,360 2013-03
UVM 1.1c Reference Implementation uvm-1.1c.tar.gz Class Library Code for Release 1.1c 2,777,758 2012-10
UVM 1.1c Release Notes uvm-1.1c release-notes UVM 1.1c Release Notes 6,713 2012-10

UVM 1.1b Reference Implementation

uvm-1.1b.tar.gz

Class Library Code, User Guide, and Release Notes for Release 1.1b 2,775,160 2012-05
UVM 1.1b Release Notes  uvm_1.1b_release-notes.txt 1.1b Release Notes Only  6,517 2012-05
UVM 1.1a Reference Implementation uvm-1.1a.tar.gz Class Library Code and User Guide, Release 1.1a 2,781,467  2011-12
VIP Best Practices 1.0 VIP_1.0.pdf Verification Intellectual Property (VIP) Recommended Practices, Release 1.0 990,207 2009-08-25
OVM<->VMM  Interoperability Kit 1.0 ovm_vmm_interop_1_0.tgz Reference library, examples, and comprehensive documentation for the VIP Best Practices Standard, Release 1.0 875,619  

Previous Releases

Item Filename Details Size Date Modified
UVM 1.0 UVM_Class_Reference _Manual_1.0.pdf Standard Universal Verification Methodology Class Reference Manual, Release 1.1 3,803,546 2011-02
UVM 1.0 Reference Implementation uvm-1.0p1.tar.gz Class Library Code and User Guide, Release 1.0 2,744,218  
UVM 1.0 Errata UVM_Errata_new_final.pdf Errata Documentation, Release 1.0 550,425