Chapter 1. Introduction

This chapter introduces the PTB. With many different validation methodologies available and the complexity of validating the PrimeCells, either stand alone or within a SoC, it is important to have a test block which is reusable across different validation environments. This reduces development time scales because a block developed for one environment can be re-used across the others.

This chapter contains the following sections:

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