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The notion of a self-driving or autonomous vehicle is firmly embedded in the collective consciousness; we’ve come quite a way since the days when such things were the stuff of science fiction. Now everyone knows what a self-driving car is, and quite possible has seen one in action on nearby roads. In search of timing closure… […]

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Of all the good things that OpenCL promises, the most attractive proposition is how different processors and cores in a multi-compute-core system can be utilised and maximised with a single programming framework. The ability to combine processing modules of different capabilities to perform particular tasks is, of course, the heterogenous computing concept that has been […]

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InTime version 1.5.11 is officially launched today. We haven’t been describing our last few releases as we have been fine-tuning them based on customers’ requirements. Today, we are proud to finally announce these improvements! “Deep Dive” recipe This recipe was born out of the differences in the results between InTime’s “Default” recipe and its “Placement Seed […]

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I think that most of us have experienced times when we were steadily going about our lives, absorbed in our daily routines and tasks, often content in the knowledge that whatever it was, we were making steady progress on all fronts; and then life suddenly throws a curveball. Imagine a person whom you regard as […]

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Oh! The paint hasn’t dried on my Vivado 2016.1 blogpost and 2016.2 is already out! The early months of 2016 saw the release of Vivado 2016.1. We naturally assumed that it would be better than the previous version, given what we heard from beta users and developers. In many cases, users usually base their opinions […]

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Altera FPGA users need no introduction to Partition Merge, a step in the Altera Quartus-II (“Quartus”) design compilation process that combines multiple netlists (post-synthesis or post-fit) into a single, complete netlist. Quartus triggers this step automatically whenever it detects any design partitions in a project. Will Quartus always run Partition Merge? If not, why?Quartus tries […]

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In this edition we have some exciting updates about our new office in East Singapore, new Sales Reps onboard, an exciting investment announcement and last but not least, the upcoming release of InTime version 1.4.4. Plunify opens new headquarters in eastern Singapore Plunify appoints new reps in Beijing and Israel New InTime software version 1.4.4 […]

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An evaluation customer made an interesting comment recently. Due to the rigorous nature of InTime’s approach, we’d often get comments like, “You mean this takes 100 compilations more than usual?!” This time it was, “I need to evaluate InTime more as it met timing too quickly.” It felt like a compliment hidden within a complaint, […]

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Once in a while we come across cool stuff like this! Have fun! Check them out: Zero Characters Left: DIY FPGA-based HDMI ambient lighting “Ambient lighting is a technique that creates light effects around the television that correspond to the video content. It has been pioneered by Philips under the brand Ambilight. In this project we […]

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News of Tabula’s closure was naturally a big thing to people in the industry. For years, Tabula had been the shiny, young FPGA company with lots of talent and funding. Not that Tabula stayed a startup for long, given the considerable resources that it amassed. Many former colleagues had gone over to Tabula over the […]

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