To get you started quickly on performing simulations with Cadence NC-Sim simulator, Altera offers a design example for use in designs for Altera® devices. The design example demonstrates gate-level timing simulation of Altera devices. The gate-level netlist and the Standard Delay Format (SDF) data for the design are produced from Quartus® II software after design compilation. Gate-level timing simulations of the netlist are performed with Cadence NC-Sim software to ensure that the synthesized netlist passes the functional specifications after the place and route (compilation) of your design.
The following entry mode(s) are used in this example:
- Altera hardware description language (AHDL)
- MAX+PLUS® II Graphic Editor
- Verilog hardware description language (HDL)
- Tool command language (Tcl)
- Quartus II development tool
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These design examples may only be used within Altera Corporation devices and remain the property of Altera. They are being provided on an “as-is” basis and as an accommodation; therefore, all warranties, representations, or guarantees of any kind (whether express, implied, or statutory) including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, non-infringement, or fitness for a particular purpose, are specifically disclaimed. Altera expressly does not recommend, suggest, or require that these examples be used in combination with any other product not provided by Altera.