Avery Design Systems Announces USB 3.0 Verification Solution
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Avery Design Systems Announces USB 3.0 Verification Solution

ANDOVER, Mass.—(BUSINESS WIRE)—February 9, 2009— Avery Design Systems Inc., an innovator in functional verification productivity solutions, today announced the USB-Xactor verification solution supporting the USB 3.0 specification.

USB-Xactor is a complete verification solution consisting of SystemVerilog OVM/VMM compliant Bus Functional Models (BFM), protocol checkers, directed and random compliance test suites, and reference verification frameworks. The USB-Xactor allows design and verification engineers to quickly and extensively test the entire functionality of their Superspeed compliant host, hub, and device controller-based designs.

“USB-Xactor builds on our solid foundation as a leading supplier of PCI Express, Serial ATA, and Parallel ATA verification solutions to IP vendors and semiconductor companies,” said Chris Browy, vice president of sales and marketing of Avery Design Systems. “Our compliance solution enables designers to thoroughly verify the new link and physical layers of the Superspeed standard and effectively pinpoint areas of non-compliance.”

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About Avery Design Systems

Founded in 1999, Avery Design Systems, Inc. enables system and SOC design teams to achieve dramatic functional verification productivity improvements through the use of symbolic simulation and formal analysis for bug hunting and coverage closure, robust core-through-chip-level Verification IP for PCI Express, SATA, and USB standards, and scalable distributed parallel logic simulation. The company delivers software products to leading edge semiconductor and systems companies worldwide. Avery Design Systems is privately held. The company is a member of the Synopsys SystemVerilog and VMM Catalyst Programs, Mentor Graphics Modelsim Value Added Partnership (VAP) program, and has established numerous Avery Design VIP partner program affiliations with Rambus, GDA Technologies, Snowbush, and CAST. More information about the company may be found at www.avery-design.com.


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