Have you ever tried to explain someone what does a verification engineer do? For sure that was not an easy thing. Neil Johnson from AgileSOC has written a funny article explaining verification in non-technical terms. Check it out: What’s a verification engineer.
Why do we need UVM Factory and how does it really work behind the scenes? Chris Spear from Siemens has written two articles in an attempt to reveal the reasoning and the inner workings of the UVM Factory.
The focus of 2022 Wilson Research Group study (initiated by Mentor, now a Siemens company) is the verification maturity, non-trivial bug escapes into production, safety silicon designs and silicon success. You can read the conclusions of the report and more: Conclusion: The 2022 Wilson Research Group Functional Verification Study.