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1800-2012 - IEEE Standard for SystemVerilog--Unified Hardware Design, Specification, and Verification Language

Description: The definition of the language syntax and semantics for SystemVerilog, which is a unified hardware design, specification, and verification language, is provided. This standard includes support for modeling hardware at the behavioral, register transfer level (RTL), and gate-level abstraction levels, and for writing test benches using coverage, assertions, object-oriented programming, and constrained random verification. The standard also provides application programming interfaces (APIs) to foreign programming languages. (Thanks to our sponsor, the PDF of this standard is provided to the public no charge. Visit GETIEEE program located at for details.)
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