At last years Design and Verification Conference (DVCon) in San Jose, Real Intent sponsored a panel on “Where Does Design End and Verification Begin?”
The panel was moderated by Brian Hunter, Cavium, Inc. and panelists:
Pranav Ashar – Real Intent, Inc.
John Goodenough – ARM, Inc.
Harry Foster – Mentor Graphics Corp.
Oren Katzir – Intel Corp.
Gary Smith – Gary Smith EDA
Brian opened the panel with the following remarks and then asked a series of questions. Below are links into the video recording where the question is asked and the immediate replies and comments by the panelists. If you don’t have time to listen for the full 20 minutes, jump down to Questions 6, 7 and 8 to see the highlights for part 1. Next week we present part 2.
(Brian Hunter begins) Our topic today is the blurring lines between design and verification. Most people know that verification schedules are the long pole and getting too long and we need designers to take on a larger role in the verification process. (more…)