Monday, September 26, 2005
Do You Believe Tensilica's Marketing Claims?
This question was posed on John Cooley's Deepchip web site (see http://www.deepchip.com/items/0447-06.html). A reader posted, "TenSilica is closer to ARC than ARM, but when I last looked, TenSilica was miles ahead of ARC. ARC give you more flexibility in that you writethe entire extension in Verilog, and you are allowed to do pretty muchwhatever you want, while TenSilica is more constraining, but TenSilica'sstuff is far more polished, with everything being automated. I was very impressed with what I saw from TenSilica, and I wouldn'thesitate to recommend them. In my experience, it's rare to find a companywhose products actually live up to the marketing claims, especially in IP. " Read the full story.
Posted by Tensilica at 2:49 PM