You might be interested in this joint presentation from Samsung and Cadence that discusses the advantages of using the 28nm node for your SoC designs and the challenges you’ll face when doing such a design. The presenters are Ankur Gupta from Cadence and Moo Young Park from Samsung Electronics. You can hear then present at the ARM TechCon held at the Santa Clara Convention Center in California on October 25.
Check out the description of the presentation here:
“Creating an Effective 28nm ARM SoC Design Methodology: Addressing Design Complexity, Timing Variability, and Silicon Manufacturability Challenges”
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