Stefan Birman

How To Accelerate Issue Reporting and Replication

This article presents a way to speed-up reporting and replication of issues. Every time you report an issue you need to include a description of the failing scenario, source code version information, simulation setup and steps required to reproduce the failure, the test and seed to run. The engineer assigned to fix the issue will […]

Aurelian Ionel Munteanu

Save Time in Pre-Silicon Functional Verification Using Regression Automation Scripts

We do pre-silicon verification in multiple iterations, each iteration including at least a regression. Regressions consume a great deal of HW resources (e.g. CPU time) and SW resources (e.g. licenses) and… a lot of human effort. This is what usually happens when we run a regression: we aim to reduce the time spent in regression […]