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Inspecting and Reconfiguring a Target in Simics 4.8

By Jakob Engblom  As we said in the first blog post on Simics 4.8, a really big new feature is the System Editor function. The system editor combines two functions into a single view, both the exploration of an existing target as well as the modification and even construction of a new target from existing pieces. A demo video is available on the Wind River channel on YouTube,…

Collaborating using Simics Recording Checkpoints

By Jakob Engblom One of the main themes of the Simics 4.8 release is the use of Simics to collaborate between team members, teams, and organizations. To facilitate this, Simics checkpoints have been extended with significant new metadata capabilities as well as the ability to record a simulation session and communicate the recording as part of a checkpoint. Checkpointing can really transform how…

Leveraging Virtual Platforms to Improve the Intel Product Lifecycle Process

By Eddie Glenn An Interview with Atul Kwatra, Principal Engineer at Intel My colleague Jakob Engblom and I had the opportunity to meet with Atul Kwatra, Principal Engineer at Intel recently.  Atul is responsible for driving virtual platform strategy and technical direction for the Intelligent Systems Group (ISG) at Intel.  ISG focuses on products for the embedded, networking, and communications…