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SoC Verification and Validation on Day 1

A software-enabled verification and validation methodology, such as that delivered by Veloce HYCON, allows earlier hardware verification through early workload analysis, breaking the hardware dependency on system software.
Modern electronic systems consist of increasingly complex combinations of hardware and software as a result of continued “digitalization.” Development of these two fundamental aspects of a system tend to happen over very different timescales, with hardware design starting as much as two years ahead of software.

But hardware verification and validation must include proof that the intended software works correctly on the hardware – a difficult task when software lags so far behind. A software-enabled verification and validation methodology, such as that delivered by Veloce HYCON, allows earlier hardware verification through early workload analysis, breaking the hardware dependency on system software.

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