By Thorsten Grötker, Stan Liao, Grant Martin, Stuart Swan
The emergence of the system-on-chip (SoC) period is developing many new demanding situations in any respect phases of the layout strategy. Engineers are reconsidering how designs are particular, partitioned and confirmed. With platforms and software program engineers programming in C/C++ and their opposite numbers operating in description languages such as VHDL and Verilog, difficulties come up from using various layout languages, incompatible instruments and fragmented device flows. Momentum is construction in the back of the SystemC language and modeling platform because the top answer for representing performance, communique, and software program and implementations at a number of degrees of abstraction. the reason being transparent: expanding layout complexity calls for very speedy executable requisites to validate approach techniques, and in simple terms C/C++ supplies enough degrees of abstraction, hardware-software integration, and function. method layout this present day additionally calls for a unmarried universal language and modeling starting place as a way to make interoperable system--level layout instruments, companies and highbrow estate a truth. SystemC is solely in response to C/C++ and the whole resource code for the SystemC reference simulator could be freely downloaded from www.systemc.org and achieved on either computers and workstations. approach layout and SystemC presents a accomplished advent to the strong modeling functions of the SystemC language, and additionally offers a wide and worthwhile set of process point modeling examples and strategies. Written through specialists from Cadence layout platforms, Inc. and Synopsys, Inc. who have been deeply taken with the definition and implementation of the SystemC language and reference simulator, this publication gives you the most important ideas you wish to achieve success with SystemC. method layout with SystemC completely covers the recent method point modeling functions to be had in SystemC 2.0 in addition to the modeling features to be had in prior types of SystemC. designed and carried out the SystemC language and reference simulator, this publication offers you the key options you should be winning with SystemC. approach layout with SystemC could be of curiosity to designers in engaged on advanced method designs, in addition to scholars and researchers inside academia. the entire examples and methods defined inside of this ebook can be utilized with freely on hand compilers and debuggers &endash; no advertisement software program is required. directions for acquiring the unfastened resource code for the examples got inside of this ebook are integrated within the first bankruptcy.
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