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Data Processing Unit (DPU) uses Verification IP (VIP) for PCI Express

Domain specific processors are a mega-trend in the semiconductor industry, so we see new three letter acronyms like DPU, for Data Processing Unit. System level performance can actually be improved by moving some of the tasks away from the CPU. Companies like Xilinx (Alveo), Amazon (Nitro) and NVIDIA (BlueField) have been talking about DPU architecture for…

PCI Express VIP from Avery Design Systems Selected by Fungible for Ensuring Compliance, Connectivity in Hyperscale Data Centers

Tewksbury, MA., Feb 28, 2022 — Avery Design Systems, a leader in functional verification solutions, today announced its PCI Express Verification IP (VIP) has been selected by Fungible Inc., a data center infrastructure company, to ensure compliance and connectivity of its Fungible Data Processing Unit™ (DPU). The Fungible DPU™ is an industry-first and addresses the most…

AI expands HBM footprint

High bandwidth memory (HBM) is becoming more mainstream. With the latest iteration’s specifications approved, vendors in the ecosystem are gearing to make sure it can be implemented so customers can begin to design, test and deploy systems. Avery Design Systems has built a verification platform based on its own tested verification IP (VIP) portfolio to…

Pre-Silicon Verification – The Newest Approach to Accelerating Time-to-Market of Advanced Computing Capabilities

Chris Browy, Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing of Avery Design Systems, is a go-to expert on all things functional verification. Avery, a well-established provider of functional verification solutions, has been around since 1998 supporting a growing and complementary line of SystemVerilog/UVM Verification IP, system-level virtual platform co-simulation and hardware-assisted verification, and gate-level simulation sign-off solutions for…

CAST and Avery Design Systems expand IP partnership to support next generation high-bandwidth automotive networking and control systems

Integrated IP/VIP solutions for CAN XL and TSN Ethernet enable rapid design, verification and deployment of SoCs for new protocols Tewksbury, MA. and Woodcliff Lake, NJ. – July 27, 2021 – Avery Design Systems, a leader in functional verification solutions, and semiconductor intellectual property supplier CAST, Inc., announced today they have expanded their partnership to…