silicon compiler

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silicon compiler

Software that translates the electronic design of a chip into the layout of the logic gates, including the actual masking from one transistor to another. The source of the compilation is either a high-level description or the netlist. See HDL, netlist and logic synthesis.
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Through its DK Design Suite of system design tools and custom hardware compiler development, Celoxica is enabling the emerging world of reconfigurable electronics and applications.
Celoxica also designs custom hardware compilers and C-based design flows that support a wide array of industry leading reconfigurable architectures through agreements with major semiconductor suppliers.
The alliance has already resulted in a C-language to reconfigurable hardware compiler based on Celoxica technology.

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