Entries by Terry Berke

Si2 oaScript Symposium: Scripting Made Easy

Si2 oaScript Symposium: Scripting Made Easy DAC 2017 Austin Convention Center, Room 7 Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Can you easily write new applications for your users? We’ll show you how. Can you easily integrate script tools into your applications? We’ll show you how. Do your applications have a fast-track learning system? […]

Tom Whipple Reelected Chair of Si2 Chip-Package Co-Design Group

Tom Whipple, solutions architect at Zuken, has been reelected chair of the Si2 Chip-Package Co-Design Technical Advisory Board. The TAB’s primary goal is to identify problems in chip-package-board design flows, and flows and data exchange solutions to solve them. At Zuken, Tom is responsible for defining, promoting and supporting chip-package-board co-design solutions using Zuken CR-8000 […]

Si2 contributes advanced IC power modeling technology to IEEE.

– Si2 Contributes Advanced IC Power Modeling Technology to IEEE Technology will improve SoC design for power efficiency – AUSTIN, Texas–Silicon Integration Initiative, Inc. (Si2), a leading integrated circuit research and development joint venture, has contributed new power modeling technology to the IEEE P2416 System Level Power Model Working Group. The transfer is aimed at […]

What is Open about Si2 OpenAccess?

        By Marshall Tiner Director of Production Standards Si2 What is open about Si2 OpenAccess? It seems these days everything is “open,” and the terms get confusing. Here is a short history of a few key areas to help clarify things. The label “open source” is credited to the free software movement of 1998. […]

Paul Stabler New Chairman of Si2 OpenAccess Board

Paul Stabler, senior engineering manager in the IBM EDA organization, has been elected chairman of Si2 OpenAccess Coalition for 2017. He replaces Rudy Albachten of Intel, who assumes an advisory role as vice chairman. The OAC board oversees operational decisions for OpenAccess, the world’s most widely used, open-reference database with its own supporting standard API. […]

Nicolas Williams of Mentor Graphics Joins Si2 Standards-Setting Group

Nicolas Williams of Mentor Graphics has been elected to the Si2 Extensions Steering Group. The ESG determines which Si2 OpenAccess Coalition extensions become OAC working groups and move forward for possible industry standardization. At Mentor, Nicolas is responsible for specifying and leading product direction of Tanner tools for analog, RF and MEMS devices.  He also […]