Introduction to SystemVerilog.- SystemVerilog Declaration Spaces.- SystemVerilog Literal Values and Built-In Data Types.- SystemVerilog User-Defined and Enumerated Types.- SystemVerilog Arrays, Structures and Unions.- SystemVerilog Procedural Blocks, Tasks, and Functions.- SystemVerilog Procedural Statements.- Modeling Finite State Machines with SystemVerilog.- SystemVerilog Design Hierarchy.- SystemVerilog Interfaces.- A Complete Design Modeled with SystemVerilog.- Behavioral and Transaction Level Modeling.- Appendix A: The SystemVerilog Formal Definition (BNF).- Appendix B: The SystemVerilog Formal Definition (BNF).- Appendix C: A History of Superlog, The Beginning of SystemVerilog.
In its updated second edition, this book has been rewritten chapter-by-chapter to accurately reflect the syntax and semantic changes to the SystemVerilog language standard, making it an essential reference for systems professionals who need the latest version information
In its updated second edition, this book has been extensively revised on a chapter by chapter basis to include the many text and example updates needed to reflect changes adopted between the first edition of the book and the finalization of the new standard. The book accurately reflects the syntax and semantic changes to the SystemVerilog language, making it an essential reference for systems professionals who need the latest version information. In addition, the second edition features a new chapter that explains the SystemVerilog "packages", a new appendix that summarizes the synthesis guidelines presented throughout the book, and all of the code examples have been updated to the final syntax and rerun using the latest version of the Synopsys, Mentor, and Cadance tools.