Accellera Systems Initiative NewsPress Release and Media Coverage RSS Feed http://www.systemc.org Accellera Systems Initiative News en-us Thu, 05 Mar 2015 16:01:12 -0800 Accellera Systems Initiative http://www.systemc.org/zimages/accellerasi_logo.png http://www.systemc.org 147 61 Accellera Systems Initiative UVM 1.2 Proceeds to IEEE Standardization /news/pr/view?item_key=9b0a5d0f8dd58eea76656beb5a12517300e16a2b San Jose, Calif., March 2, 2015 - Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), the electronics industry organization focused on electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announced today that the Accellera Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) 1.2 standard is proceeding to IEEE standardization. Already proven in the electronics industry, the UVM standard will benefit from worldwide recognition and formalization, and will undergo the first step toward being ... ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:30:00 -0800 Accellera Systems Initiative UVM 1.2 Proceeds to IEEE Standardization Quote Sheet /news/pr/view?item_key=8a291d6765e8f5a4bce6f402fe63b9a24a07a202 <b>AMD</b> "AMD supports industry-standards like UVM that improve interoperability while reducing cost and effort. Industry UVM tools and methodologies are now widely used across AMD to drive consistency across IP test benches, reuse from IP to SoCs, affordable third-party VIP (Verification Intellectual Property), and improved documentation while also increasing our ability to readily hire experienced methodology engineers. The contributions of key ... ... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:30:00 -0800 Justin Refice Receives Accellera Systems Initiative Technical Excellence Award /news/pr/view?item_key=665927e68a3525977b1d4756c0db33e935899fba Elk Grove, Calif., February 25, 2015 -- Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera) announced today that Justin Refice, a member of the Universal Verification Methodology Working Group (UVM WG), is the recipient of the fourth annual Accellera Technical Excellence Award. The award is being presented at the Design and Verification Conference and Exhibition (DVCon) on Monday, March 2, 2015 during the Accellera Day luncheon from 12:00-1:30pm at the DoubleTree Hotel in San Jose, California. The award ... ... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 -0800 Accellera Systems Initiative Forms Portable Stimulus Working Group /news/pr/view?item_key=899304ef6ca2e0b5129372e8826a3b576a3a87b5 Elk Grove, Calif., USA, February 11, 2015 - Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), the electronics industry organization focused on electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announced it has established a new working group with the charter to develop the electronic industry's first standard for portable test and stimulus. When completed and adopted, this standard will enable a single specification that will be portable from IP to full system and ... ... Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:00:00 -0800 Accellera Systems Initiative Forms Portable Stimulus Working Group - Quote sheet /news/pr/view?item_key=9931a900f079bbd531c0770d410f12e524348dfe <b>Agnisys</b> Agnisys is a full participant in the Portable Stimulus Specification Working Group because we want to enable semiconductor teams to automatically generate portable stimulus directly from a design specification and leverage it through the design and verification process. The portable stimulus idea is a further extension of the Automatic Register Verification (ARV) solution that Agnisys provides today, because ARV enables automatic generation and test ... ... Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:00:00 -0800 Accellera Adds Portable Stimulus Group http://semiengineering.com/accellera-adds-portable-stimulus-group/ Accellera created a working group for the portable test and stimulus, which would allow engineering teams to create the test once and be able to run it throughout the flow. - Published by Semiconductor Engineerin ... Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0800 Accellera Systems Initiative Forms Portable Stimulus Working Group http://www.eejournal.com/archives/news/20150211-02/ Proposed standard to specify verification intent and behaviors reusable across multiple target platforms - Published by Electronic Engineering Journa ... Wed, 11 Feb 2015 00:00:00 -0800 Intel's Shishpal Rawat: Multiple hats, Singular focus http://www10.edacafe.com/blogs/whatwouldjoedo/ Last week I had a chance to chat by phone with Accellera Chair Shishpal Rawat, and when I say chance that's accurate. Rawat is so busy these days, it's hard to believe he has time for any extraneous conversations. Not only does he have a full-time job at Intel, he has been chair of Accellera for four years and now is ramping up to take over the reins at CEDA at well. - Published by EDACaf ... Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:00:00 -0700 Accellera Updates UVM Standard http://semiengineering.com/accellera-updates-verification-standard/ New verification standard readied for submission to IEEE; 90-day public comment period begins. - Published by Semiconductor Engineerin ... Tue, 01 Jul 2014 00:00:00 -0700 Accellera Systems Initiative Releases UVM 1.2 /news/pr/view?item_key=32899588dd76dc7081a391bface98bf65b36ff7c Napa, Calif., USA, 24 June 2014 - Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), the electronics industry organization focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announced it released a new version of its Universal Verification Methodology (UVM) class reference document, UVM 1.2 for SoC (system on chip) verification. UVM 1.2 improves interoperability and reduces the cost of IP development and reuse for each new project. The ... ... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:00:00 -0700 Accellera Systems Initiative Enhances Mixed-signal Modeling and Verification in Verilog-AMS 2.4 Standard /news/pr/view?item_key=a493f2e97cb64b136e6bee5d5f537c3871fa1595 San Francisco, Calif., June 3, 2014 (at the Design Automation Conference) -- Accellera Systems Initiative (Accellera), an independent non-profit organization focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, announces it has developed new verification and design modeling extensions for its Verilog-AMS standard. Verilog-AMS provides powerful structural and behavioral modeling capabilities for mixed-signal designs in which the ... ... Tue, 03 Jun 2014 11:00:00 -0700 Accellera Enhances Mixed-signal Modeling and Verification in Verilog-AMS 2.4 Standard http://www.low-powerdesign.com/140605-news-accellera-systems-initiative.html Accellera announces it has developed new verification and design modeling extensions for its Verilog-AMS standard. Verilog-AMS provides powerful structural and behavioral modeling capabilities for mixed-signal designs in which the effects of, and interactions among, different disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, fluid dynamics and thermal are important. - Published by Low-Power Desig ... Tue, 03 Jun 2014 00:00:00 -0700 Synopsys' Yatin Trivedi to Receive 2014 Accellera Leadership Award /news/pr/view?item_key=859645a88b89022aeb2f13f84e43f1116b384bc3 Napa, Calif., USA, 28 May 2014 - Accellera Systems Initiative, the electronics industry organization focused on the creation and adoption of electronic design automation (EDA) and intellectual property (IP) standards, has named Accellera board member Yatin Trivedi as the recipient of its 2014 Leadership Award. The Award recognizes the vision, leadership and contribution to standards development, governance and promotional activities of the organization. The Award will be presented at the Design ... ... Thu, 29 May 2014 12:01:00 -0700 Accellera Systems Initiative advances the SystemC ecosystem with the release of the core language and verification libraries /news/pr/view?item_key=a09d504af4e6c3b4b3f853ad2860cc911e205d4b Napa, Calif., April 22, 2014 - Accellera Systems Initiative announces two new libraries have been released for the SystemC core language (SystemC 2.3.1) and SystemC verification (SCV 2.0). Ratified as IEEE Std. 1666-2011 "Standard SystemC Language Reference Manual, "SystemC is a high-level language used in the design and development of electronic and embedded systems. The SystemC 2.3.1 proof of concept library is an update to the standard that was released in 2011 which ... ... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 08:00:00 -0700 Accellera publishes SystemC-AMS 2.0 standard http://www.techdesignforums.com/blog/2013/03/20/accellera-publishes-systemc-ams-2-0-standard/ Accellera Systems Initiative has published the language reference manual for the latest version of its mixed-signal simulation environment based on SystemC. Version 2.0 of SystemC-AMS adds support for more dynamic behaviors in the analog domain. - Published by Tech Design Foru ... Wed, 20 Mar 2013 00:00:00 -0700 DVCon 2013: Engineers Question EDA Standards Leaders at Accellera "Town Hall" Meeting http://www.cadence.com/Community/blogs/ii/archive/2013/02/25/dvcon-2013-engineers-question-eda-standards-leaders-at-accellera-town-hall-meeting.aspx?postID=1320255 Do design and verification engineers care about EDA standards? If the Accellera Systems Initiative "Town Hall" meeting at DVCon 2013 Feb. 25 is any indication, the answer is an emphatic yes. A packed audience attended a lively, hour-long meeting in which non-stop questions were answered by Accellera and IEEE standards developers. - Published by Cadence Industry Insights Blo ... Mon, 25 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0800 Master & Commander: DVCon's Stan Krolikoski http://www10.edacafe.com/blogs/whatwouldjoedo/2013/02/06/master-and-commander-dvcon-stan-krolikoski/ Now in its 25th year, DVCon is coming up in a couple of weeks in Silicon Valley. In terms of process nodes, 25 years is about twelve generations. In terms of dog years, it's about four generations. In terms of the life of Stan Krolikoski, however, 25 years is only part of one career. It's also the amount of time Stan's been going to DVCon, even though it had a different name when he attended the first such conference back in 1988. - Published by EDACaf ... Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:00:00 -0800 A look back on 2012: Accellera http://www.eetimes.com/electronics-blogs/eda-designline-blog/4403356/A-look-back-on-2012--Accellera <i>Editor's note: While other respondents talked about standards, the response I got from Accellera was so complete that I want to publish it in its entirety.</i> ... Thu, 13 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0800