1.7.2. Design flow

The ETM-A5 is delivered as synthesizable RTL. Before it can be used in a product, it must go through the following process:

  1. Implementation. The implementer synthesizes the RTL to produce a hard macrocell.

  2. Integration. The integrator connects the implemented design into a SoC.

  3. Programming. The debug software developer programs the device.

Each stage of the process:


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