Jakob Engblom

Engenheiro gerente de produto

Jakob Engblom

Jakob Engblom é um engenheiro gerente de produto da ferramenta da plataforma virtual Simics*. Ele tem trabalhado com ferramentas de simulação e programação nas últimas duas décadas, com foco em software de baixo-nível, sistemas embarcados e Internet das coisas.  Ele pesquisa como a simulação, em todas as formas, pode ser usada para aprimorar o desenvolvimento de software e sistemas, desde o menor nó da IoT até os maiores servidores. Seus interesses profissionais também incluem sistemas paralelos e multicore, arquitetura de computadores, cibersegurança, modelagem de domínio específico e produtividade do programador. 

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“Virtual Platform Checkpointing @ SystemC* Evolution Day 2017”

The SystemC* Evolution Day 2017 is happening in München next month (on October 18). Just like last year, it is right after DVCon (Design and Verification Conference) Europe, and we expect to see a lot of people interested in design, verification,...

Getting to Small Batches in Hardware Design using Simulation

In the previous part of this two-part blog, I discussed the general principle of doing work in small batches, the great benefits that it brings, and how the principle can be applied outside the traditional software development domain. In this part...

The Small Batches Principle – Building Big one Piece at a Time

The concept of “Agile” is usually associated with software development, and much of what is being said about Agile is really tailored for pure software development. Still, people are trying to apply Agile to system and hardware development, but...

The More the Merrier – Building Virtual Platforms for Integration

Integration. A word to scare children with?  Maybe not, but it definitely is one of the hardest parts of system engineering and building. When different pieces of hardware, firmware, and software are combined to build a complete system, all kinds...

How Simulation Started a Billion-Dollar Company

For this blog post, we will go back in time to the early 1990s. At that time, “PC graphics” was almost an oxymoron. If you wanted to do real graphics, you bought a “real machine”, most likely a Silicon Graphics* MIPS*- based workstation. At the PC...

Continuous Delivery, Embedded Systems, and Simulation

Continuous Delivery (CD) and Continuous Integration (CI) are two related and important concepts in modern software engineering and software product development.  Doing integration is a prerequisite to doing delivery and deployment, and getting a...

The Right Toolset for Testing (Testing Theory Part 2)

This is part 2 of a two-part series on the theory and practice of software testing. In part 1 I discussed how to think about testing in terms of expected normal states, expected abnormal states and faults, and the entirely unexpected. In this post...

The Right Mindset for Testing (Testing Theory Part 1)

A recent blog post I wrote about the ESA Schiaparelli crash, triggered a discussion about testing, execution tools for testing, and the right mindset for testing.  If you look back at what I have written in the past on this blog and the Wind River...

The Schiaparelli Lesson – Unusual and Faulty Conditions

I am really sad that the European Space Agency (ESA) lost their Schiaparelli lander, as we will miss out on a lot of Mars science – even though it was mostly a test for how to land on Mars. From a software engineering and testing perspective, the...

Why Intel® CoFluent™ Technology for Big Data

Intel CoFluent Studio is a product from Intel that lets you build models of pretty much any system to evaluate performance and behavior using an abstract model instead of concrete code.

How Simics found a Xen Bug – Why Target Variation Matters

A few months ago, Intel® simulation engineers working on Wind River* Simics* reported a bug in the Xen* hypervisor to the public email list. The bug was that Xen did not do the right thing when enabling Intel® Memory Protection Extensions (Intel®...

Speaking about Simics and SystemC at DVCon Europe

On October 20, I will be speaking at the Design and Verification Conference and Exhibition Europe 2016 (known as DVCon Europe), presenting a paper titled “Integrating Different Types of Models into a Complete Virtual System – The Simics SystemC*...

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