Publications

Dr. Lauro Rizzatti, founder and principal of Rizzatti, LLC, is a marketing and verification consultant who is active in the publishing world. Below are links to his most recent articles and/or pieces he was quoted in.

Data Storage: The Hard Disk Drive
Mar 17, 2017 – EETimes

Currently, the most widely-used storage device is the Hard Disk Drive (HDD), but its popularity is rapidly declining…

Hardware-Assisted Verification, From its Dawn to SystemVerilog, UVM, and Transactors
Mar 14, 2017 – EDN

My [LR’s] first exposure to hardware emulation happened circa 1995 upon visiting a major processor firm in Austin, Texas…

DVCon US: Machine Learning Lands in EDA
Mar 13, 2017, EDACafe

Each DVCon event tends to have a common thread throughout the keynote presentations, panels, sponsored lunches, tutorial and technical sessions…

Hardware Emulation–There’s a DFT ‘App’ for That
Feb 6, 2017 – Design News

A hardware emulator provides enough power to keep the design for testability (DFT) verification schedule on track, increasing yields and ultimately boosting profits…

February Means DVCon is Coming!
Feb 6, 2017 – EDACafe

If it’s February, that means the chip design verification community is gearing up for the annual DVCon. This year…

Hardware Emulation for Software Validation (Part 1): Physical and Virtual Probes
Feb 3, 2017 – Electronic Design

Hardware emulation continues to prove itself as a handy tool for hardware/software co-verification and testing the integration of hardware and software…

From Hardware Emulation to High-Frequency Trading Riding the FPGA Wave
Jan 23, 2017 – EETimes

In an interview with Lauro Rizzatti, former CEO of EVE, Luc Burgun, explains how he crossed the bridge between hardware emulation and high-frequency trading…

Hardware emulation for multi-level debugging methodology
Jan 19, 2017 – Embedded Computing Design

Chip design is a difficult discipline, and system-on-chip () design has made it more so…

Five Questions Regarding Hardware Emulation’s Rising Status
Jan 5, 2017 – EETimes

Here are the answers to the five most common questions posed by chip designers and verification engineers to Dr. Lauro Rizzatti in 2016…