DeskPOD Solutions:

  FPGA Prototyping

  HW/SW Co-Verification

  Silicon Validation

DeskPOD Products:

  DeskPOD units

  Adaptor boards

  Processor models

Other Resources:


  Release news

Datasheets and White papers

DeskPOD Overview

DeskPOD Datasheet  [pdf]
 General overview of the DeskPOD system and the applications in which it can be used

Datasheet - DeskPOD Systems  [pdf]
 Describes the different DeskPOD systems and adaptor boards that are available. Ideal for somebody considering FPGA prototyping

FPGA Prototyping

Datasheet - Enhanced FPGA Prototyping  [pdf]
 Datasheet on how DeskPOD can be used to enhance FPGA prototyping

White paper - Enhanced FPGA Prototyping  [pdf]
 Overview of how the DeskPOD system enhances FPGA prototyping

DeskPOD FPGA system - data sheet   [pdf]
 Outlines the flow of creating the FPGA bitstream and linking it to simulation

Enhanced H/W S/W Coverification

PowerPC datasheet  [pdf]
 Describes DeskPOD support for the PowerPC family of processors

MIPS datasheet  [pdf]
 Describes DeskPOD support for the MIPS family of processors

Current ARC datasheet  [pdf]
 Describes how you can use an embedded ARC processor with the DeskPOD system

HW/SW Co-verification Backgrounder  [pdf]
  Hardware / Software Co-verification Backgrounder

Benefits of HW/SW Co-verification  [pdf]
  Benefits of HW/SW Co-verification

Verification of a PowerPC Multiprocessor Design  [pdf]
 Verification of a PowerPC Multiprocessor Design

Bus Functional Model for PowerPC  [pdf]
 A New Approach to Bus Functional Models

Integrating VxWorks in a simulated environment    [pdf]
  Co-verification of VxWorks RTOS on SOC with network interface.

Solving the Simulation Modeling Accuracy & Availability Crisis  [pdf]
 Solving the Simulation Modeling Accuracy and Availability Crisis.

Higher Level Languages or More Hardware?  [pdf]
 How should today's verification crisis be attacked?

Why is My Hw/Sw Co-verification Slow   [pdf]
 Tackling Performance Problems in Hw/Sw Co-verification Applications

Enhanced Silicon Validation

White paper - Enhanced Silicon Validation  [pdf]
  Describes how the DeskPOD system can be used to accelerate silicon prototype validation and preparation of test programs.

The pages of this section contain a selection of links to useful documents. Many of these documents can be freely accessed, but some require you to register first.

All you have to do is to click on one of the links that say "Registered Link" to access the registration form (this is a very quick process - all we require is simple information like your name, company, and position).

Note that you only have to register a single time in order to access all of the "Registered" documents.

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