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A painless way to learn how to design and debug multicore ARM-based SoCs using SystemC and TLM 2.0

As SoCs become far more software-centric, and multicore SoCs even more so, Realization teams must prototype and debug their designs using virtual platforms before committing to the implementation phase or face the high risk of proceeding down the wrong architectural … Continue reading


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On-chip ARM Cortex-M3 processor provides security for AppliedMicro’s PowerPC-based PacketPro Embedded Processor

The “SlimPro” Trusted Management Module used in AppliedMicro’s PowerPC-based PacketPro embedded processor for networking applications uses an ARM Cortex-M3 processor that boots from on-chip ROM. The approach provides tamper-proof boot code that can then load additional boot and OC code … Continue reading

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