- Flexibility. Changing the firmware changes the blocks function.
- Software-based development, with lower cost tools and ease of making last minute changes.
- Faster and more powerful system modeling, and more complete coverage
- Ability to make post-silicon changes to the firmware to tweak/improve algorithms
- DPU processor cores are pre-designed and pre-verified. Just add the firmware.
Monday, November 14, 2011
Tensilica's DPUs are idea for the SOC Dataplane. What's a DPU? Read this article. The main advantages are:
Posted by Tensilica at 10:10 AM