Graham is VP of Marketing at Real Intent. He has over 20 years experience in the design automation industry. He has founded startups, brought Nassda to an IPO and previously was Sales and Marketing Director at Internet Business Systems, a web portal company. Graham has a Bachelor of Computer … More »
The Switch from Atrenta to Real Intent for CDC, Lint, and X-prop
May 12th, 2016 by Graham Bell
John Cooley’s Deepchip.com web-site likes to publish end-user experience with various EDA tools. On May 6, he published a posting on why a designer switched from Atrenta SpyGlass to Real Intent for CDC, Lint, and X-propagation analysis. His report details the reasons for converting to our best-in-class tool suite.
Here is the first part of the posting:
We had been using SpyGlass from Atrenta, and it worked OK for us, but we
REAL INTENT MERIDIAN CDC VS. ATRENTA SPYGLASS CDC
I spent one work week (5 days) evaluating Meridian CDC. We used different
The second design was 4 million gates and had 5 asynchronous clock domains.
Read the rest of the report on CDC, lint and X-propagation here.
Have you switched EDA tools recently? How was that experience?