Aldec @ DAC 2018: Presenting Innovative SoC Design & Verification Methodologies

HENDERSON, Nev.--()--Aldec, Inc., a pioneer in mixed HDL language simulation and hardware-assisted verification solutions for ASIC and FPGA designs, once again innovates and delivers free technical sessions at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) in San Francisco, California.

“This is our 34th year at DAC, and we are excited to present our latest breakthrough innovations in SoC Design and Verification at DAC,” said Louie De Luna, Aldec Director of Marketing. “Together with our product and technology experts, we will cover verification methodologies in the areas of Emulation and Prototyping, Mixed-Signal Simulation, Machine Learning and High-Performance Computing, Static Design Verification, VHDL 2018, Embedded Vision for Automotive, and Safety-Critical Verification Best Practices.”

Technical Sessions and Demos

June 25-27, 2018, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. @ Booth #2628

Register Now – 5 Main Tracks with 18 Technical Presentations

Presentation Track 01: Single Platform for ASIC/SoC Emulation and Prototyping

  • Partitioning Design for Multi-FPGA Prototyping
  • Hardware-Software Co-debugging Using Hybrid QEMU/HES-DVM Co-emulation
  • In-Circuit Emulation (ICE) of today’s SoCs

Presentation Track 02: Mixed-Signal and Mixed-Language Simulation Solutions

  • Aldec and Silvaco Mixed-Signal Simulation
  • SoC Simulation Environment for Mixed-Signal Designs
  • Simulation Environment for HLS Designs
  • What’s New in VHDL 2018 and Open-Source Verification Methodology?
  • Why do we need UVM Register Abstraction Layer?

Presentation Track 03: Static Design Verification Methodologies

  • Static Verification for FPGAs
  • Finite State Machine Exploration and Checking
  • Reset and Reset Domain Crossing Analysis
  • Boosting Productivity with Unit Linting

Presentation Track 04: Machine Learning, High Performance Computing and Embedded Vision

  • Solving a Sudoku Game with BinCNN
  • FPGA-based Implementation of ADAS Bird’s Eye View (Embedded Vision)
  • Reconfigurable Accelerators for HPC Applications
  • Genome Short Reads Alignment

Presentation Track 05: Traceability and Reusability for Safety Critical Projects

  • From Traceability to Reusability
  • Generating DO-254 compliant documents for FPGA projects

About Aldec

Established in 1984, Aldec is an industry leader in Electronic Design Verification and offers a patented technology suite including: RTL Design, RTL Simulators, Hardware-Assisted Verification, SoC and ASIC Prototyping, Design Rule Checking, CDC Verification, IP Cores, High-Performance Computing Platforms, Embedded Development Systems, Requirements Lifecycle Management, DO-254 Functional Verification and Military/Aerospace solutions.


Richard Warrilow, +44 (0)1522 789000


Richard Warrilow, +44 (0)1522 789000