Performing a Datapath Analysis

Replacing FMEA with Datapath Analysis for IP Designs (WP545)

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This example uses the AMD LogiCOREā„¢ DMA controller and indicates what is needed to make this IP compliant to a functional safety standard with respect to the random hardware fault detection requirement.

Creating the datapath analysis spreadsheet using multiple tabs comprises the following six steps.