Clearly UVM 1.0 was the main story at DVCon last week, but there was other big news in verification IP that bears repeating. Specifically, last week Cadence announced a new Verification IP ("VIP") Catalog -- a complete combination of standards-based Cadence and ex-Denali verification IP, supporting 3rd party simulators and hardware-assisted verification. In this video taken on the DVCon 2011 expo floor, my colleague Tom Hackett hits the highlights:
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The official details are posted here. Plus, Richard Goering's "Industry Insights" background report is here.
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