SOURCE: Zocalo Tech

Zocalo Tech,assertion-based verification,electronic design automation,EDA,ABV,SystemVerilog, CDNLive

October 21, 2010 18:22 ET

Zocalo Tech Visits Northern and Southern California to Promote Assertion-Based Verification at EDA Events

CDNLive!, October 26, 2010, San Jose, California; SoC Conference, November 3, 2010, Irvine, California

SAN JOSE, CA and IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - October 21, 2010) -

Zocalo Tech, Inc., an Electronic Design Automation (EDA) company focused on Assertion-Based Verification (ABV) productivity software, will be at the CDNLive! and the 8th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference talking about and showcasing the capabilities of its Zazz™ product family. Zazz simplifies and eases adoption of an ABV methodology.

Howard Martin, President of Zocalo Tech, is among the panelists at the 8th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference. He will address SoC design verification challenges during the panel on "Emerging Technologies, Trends, and Possibilities in Designing Multicore SoC Platforms."

At CDNLive! Zocalo will be demonstrating Zazz during the Designer Expo.

6:30pm-9pm, Tuesday, October 26, 2010
CDNLive! Designer Expo
Fairmont Hotel
San Jose, CA

11am-noon, Wednesday, November 3, 2010
8th International System-on-Chip (SoC) Conference
Hilton Irvine/Orange County Airport
Irvine, California

For more information about Zocalo Tech and its verification product families, please visit
To arrange a meeting or demo, please contact
To download a free ABV White Paper (no registration required), please visit
For more information about CDN Live, please visit
To register for the International SoC Conference, please visit

About the Zazz Product Family

  • Zazz Bird Dog analyzes the design and rank orders the most important candidate signals for assertions.
  • Zazz Visual SVA enables easy creation and debug of assertions at any level of complexity without having to learn the SVA language.
  • Zazz Metrics provides progress reports about the quantity and quality of assertions.
  • Zazz supports OVL libraries, libraries from the major EDA vendors, and user-defined libraries.

About Zocalo Tech
Zocalo Tech, Inc., incorporated in 2006, is focused on productivity software for quick and easy creation, use and reuse of assertions that work with popular functional verification flows. Zocalo software, marketed under the name Zazz, has been architected and developed from the ground up with one goal in mind: increased productivity for engineers adopting and utilizing Assertion-Based Verification. For more information, please visit

ABV Assertion-Based Verification
EDA Electronic Design Automation
OVL Open Verification Library
SVA SystemVerilog Assertion

Zazz is a trademark of Zocalo Tech, Inc. All other tradenames and trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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