Mobileye Licenses Denali DDR Controller IP for EyeQ2 Vision SoC

Denali Software, Inc., a world-leading provider of electronic design automation (EDA) software and intellectual property (IP), today announced that its Databahn(TM) DDR memory controller IP has been licensed for use in Mobileye’s revolutionary “third-eye” technology, EyeQ2(TM) Vision system-on-chip (SoC).

Denali’s Databahn solution enabled Mobileye developers to meet design specifications with four major automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMS) while providing significant time-to-market advantages.

“Denali’s DDR controller IP allows Mobileye to meet the automotive OEM’s design specifications,” said Elchanan Rushinek, Vice President of Research and Development at Mobileye. “Denali’s high-quality DDR memory solutions improved our chip’s performance, and accelerated our turnaround time for our SoC design. Mobileye’s EyeQ2 chip includes revolutionary “third-eye” technology, which automakers worldwide utilize to provide driver assistance and active safety applications optimized for all driving conditions.”

The Databahn product provides a comprehensive infrastructure for configuring, analyzing, and generating the optimal memory controller for any given customer application. Denali’s Databahn DDR memory controllers offer a powerful, multi-port solution with configurable features and functionality to satisfy system performance requirements.

“Chip designers must select the highest-quality IP to meet their DDR memory system requirements, specifically when dealing with automotive safety applications,” said Brian Gardner, Vice President of IP products for Denali. “Our customers achieve reliable and flexible system designs with our Databahn DDR memory solutions. We realize the importance to provide a solid roadmap of IP that enables customers to efficiently deploy DDR memory systems, and we are pleased to be working with Mobileye to achieve this.”

About Databahn DDR Memory Solutions
Denali’s Databahn DDR memory solutions ensure compatibility with all the latest high-speed memory technologies as the configuration process is tightly integrated with Denali’s database of memory component specifications, including all the latest SDRAM, DDR1, DDR2, GDDR3, and Mobile DDR devices from all major memory vendors and currently supports 18 different process nodes.

Deliverables include: RTL and synthesis scripts, silicon-independent DDR PHY, verification testbench, static timing analysis (STA) scripts, programmable register settings, and documentation. Databahn controllers are compliant with all the latest memory devices.

About Mobileye N.V.
Mobileye N.V. is a technological leader in the area of advanced image sensing and processing technology for automotive applications, using computer vision technology for processing image sequences from a single camera input source. The processing includes functionality’s such as vehicle detection, lane finding and pedestrian detection. The functionality’s are embedded within the proprietary EyeQ(TM) vision-system-on-chip technology. The second generation EyeQ2(TM) is already in an advanced stage of development. Mobileye N.V. is headquartered in the Netherlands with an R&D staff of 150 employees located in Jerusalem, Israel.

About Denali Software
Denali Software, Inc. is a world-leading provider of electronic design automation (EDA) software and intellectual property (IP) for system-on-chip (SoC) design and verification. Denali delivers the industry’s most trusted solutions for deploying PCI Express, NAND and DRAM subsystems. Developers use Denali’s EDA, IP and services to reduce risk and speed time-to-market for electronic system and chip design. Denali is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and has offices around the world to serve the global electronics industry.

Denali and Denali Software are registered trademarks of Denali Software, Inc. Databahn is a trademark of Denali Software, Inc.