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Course ID:  ES_82202_9.2

Course Description

This course examines the IEEE Standard 1666-2005 SystemC Language. You do the lab exercises using the Incisive® Enterprise Simulator XL.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course you will be able to:

  • Present a brief executive-level summary of SystemC
  • Run a simple SystemC simulation
  • Appropriately choose and effectively use the SystemC data types
  • Model design behavior by using SystemC processes
  • Define, implement, and utilize a SystemC interface
  • Explain the operation of the SystemC scheduler
  • Describe and demonstrate the construction and subsequent refinement of a user-defined SystemC channel
  • Examine the simulation hierarchy
  • Manage user-defined attributes
  • Debug a SystemC simulation

Software Used in This Course

  • Incisive Enterprise Simulator XL

Software Release(s)


Course Agenda

Note that this course can be tailored to better meet your needscontact the Cadence training staff for specifics.

Day 1

  • SystemC applications
  • SystemC language introduction
  • SystemC data types
  • Processes and events

Day 2

  • Interfaces and channels
  • SystemC simulation engine
  • Building channels
  • Simulation query and control
  • Debugging SystemC


  • Design Engineers
  • System Engineers
  • Verification Engineers


You must have:

  • Knowledge of hardware or software design or verification.
  • Practical working knowledge of C and C++.
  • Basic UNIX literacy. You must know how to use a shell and editor of your choice and navigate the file system.

Related Courses

  • C++ Introduction for SystemC Users
  • Incisive SystemC, VHDL, and Verilog Simulation

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