Cadence Design Systems Inc. showcased its latest Tensilica DSPs and design tools targeted for automotive applications at the embedded world 2017 conference in Germany this month. According to the company, the scalable Cadence Tensilica DSPs reduce the development time of high-performance, low-power ADAS designs for deep learning/neural networks, vision, lidar, and radar processing applications.
Cadence Ethernet IP lets engineers design low-cost, high-speed Ethernet communication links between ADAS, infotainment, and other ECUs for increased safety, the company reports. The Cadence Sigrity solutions for power integrity (PI) and signal integrity (SI) analysis offer integrated design and analysis with Cadence Allegro PCB design technology. Sigrity PowerDC technology provides thermal hotspot identification.