At DVCon US 2017 in San Jose Verifyter announced that 3 of the largest 5 semiconductor companies are now using PinDown to automate debug of regression failures. There was a lot of traffic at the booth where we demoed the latest version of PinDown which can automatically debug regression failures down to the exact line of code that is causing it.

 

 

 

 

 

Presented "Automatic Debug with File Granularity" at Microprocessor Test/SoC and Verification, 13th Dec 2016, Austin, Texas. Among the many interesting presentations especially one stood out: Harry Foster's 2016 Functional Verification Study. He said that 39% of verification engineers' time consisted of debug according to the study.

PresentingMTVCon2016 2

PresentingMTVCon2016 2

 

 

 

Talked to lots of people at ARM TechCon 2016 about the new PinDown feature: automatic debug down to the exact code line.