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- Category: MICROCHIP Articles
- Published on Friday, 11 May 2012 04:43
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Tensilica and VWorks today jointly announced they have reached a partnership to provide customers with a virtual platform will greatly shorten customer development time embedded software based on Tensilica Xtensa ® data processing unit (DPU).
Under the agreement, Tensilica DPU model will be integrated into VWorks VLAB ™ virtual platform simulation environment, with high-performance platform, as well as a direct software debugging features in the pre-development process. VWorks its design service partners ASTC will provide software and services.
Said Chris Jones, Tensilica's director of product marketing: the Tensilica aware of the virtual platform for multi-core design, speed up the hardware and embedded software development is increasingly important, the commitment to VWorks the VLAB solutions for our customers to provide a range of new business and technology options. "
The ASTC / VWorks CEO said Jay Yantchev,: the Tensilica configure the kernel is very popular and widely used in applications from cell phones to automotive electronics and consumer electronics. VWorks the VLAB virtual platform to accelerate the Xtensa IP core family systems and software development, provide better performance and new applications. "
Tensilica is the newest member of the VWorks IP Partner Program The program focuses on the advantages of the use of virtual prototyping technology to accelerate the development of interdisciplinary cooperation in the electronics supply chain.