TSMC has given Phase I Certification to Synopsys design implementation tools for TSMC’s 20nm process. Synopsys’ Galaxy Implementation Platform features comprehensive support for TSMC’s latest set of 20-nm design rules. The certified tools from TSMC’s Open Innovation Platform and its ecosystem members help engineers create products that meet aggressive power, performance and area targets.
LDRA and DDC-I are offering two seminars on developing safety-critical software to the highest levels of DO-178B/C certification. The events will take place in Boston, MA (Wednesday, June 15) and Montreal, Canada (Thursday, June 16). The seminars will outline practical techniques for meeting project timelines and cost targets when certifying up to the highest levels of DO-178B/C. LDRA and DDC-I will also explain the key differences in the new DO-178C standard that can yield significant productivity improvements in software process.
QNX Software Systems is offering a webinar titled, Taking a Product Through IEC61508 Certification. The webcast introduces engineers to the IEC 61508 standard and provides insights on the challenges associated with designing and building a product to meet its stringent requirements. The one-hour online seminar will take place Wednesday, June 23rd at 9pm Pacific time (12pm Eastern). The webinar is ideal for embedded software development managers, architects, and developers.
QNX Software Systems introduced their IEC 61508 Certification Support Package for safety-critical systems. The IEC 61508 Certification Support Package helps engineers navigate the complexities of the rigorous certification process, up to and including SIL 3. The IEC 61508 Certification Support Package and its associated services will be available in June 2010.