William D. Billowitch
Vice President / General Manager
Doulos is pleased to announce the appointment of William Billowitch as Vice President and General Manager for its North America operation, Doulos, Inc.
"We've had a great year in North America seeing significant growth in sales and profitability," said Doulos CEO, Rob Hurley, "Bill's wealth of experience in both systems design and EDA contexts combined with his business development flair will ensure our US team can drive the business on again to further success. We're excited to have him join the Doulos team"
Prior to joining Doulos, Bill was Director of Marketing for Cadence Design Systems. Bill previously ran customer marketing for Agere’s storage division and drove IP design reuse across Agere’s multiple divisions. Earlier, Bill served as Director of IP Development & Marketing at Intrinsix Corp which he joined resulting from a merger with The VHDL Technology Group where he served as CEO and founder. Bill holds a BSEE from Lehigh University.
“Doulos has an excellent reputation in the industry as offering some of the finest quality SOC design, verification and embedded software training in the industry. I am excited to join this highly regarded team and look forward to expanding customer relationships in North America and offering new services uniquely in demand within this region.” - William Billowitch
NASCUG XIII brought users together to discuss the newest advancements in sustainable and flexible solutions for ESL design at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2010. A video of John's presentation of the new features for Process Control in SystemC and the other technical user presentations can be viewed by clicking here.
Doulos supported the Ottawa and Boston Synopsys User Group events (SNUGs) recently. Doug Smith and David Long delivered the paper entitled: Stick a fork in it: Applications for SystemVerilog Dynamic Processes.
They were awarded 2nd Best Paper at the Ottawa SNUG and 3rd Best Paper at the Boston SNUG.
Click here to downlod the full paper and the slides in PDF format.
As a longstanding global training partner for ARM based system design Doulos is extending its partnership with Cadence by joining the newly announced System Realization Alliance.
This collaboration between ARM and Cadence is all about the development of more productive system level design and verification methodologies; and critically enabling their adoption by end users.
Rob Hurley, Doulos CEO, said, 'With our key and unique capabilities in know-how transfer in the field of transaction level modeling and verification, Doulos look forward to contributing strongly to this initiative.'
Click here to find out more
The RapidGain events below will be focused on Actel's SmartFusion Mixed Signal FPGAs and are being delivered in partnership with MSC
|September 21st, 2010||Zurich, CH|
|September 22nd, 2010||Stuttgart, DE|
|September 23rd, 2010||Munich, DE|
|September 27th, 2010||Hamburg, DE|
|September 28th, 2010||Berlin, DE|
|September 30th, 2010||Paris, FR|
Click here for more details or to enquire.
At Last, One Functional Verification Methodology for Everyone!
Adding to the broadest verification training program available already covering methodology standards VMM and OVM, Doulos announces support for the single Universal Verification Methodology recently released by Accellera.
Doulos has been pleased to work in close co-operation with its partners in the EDA industry to ensure early availability of this key training program.
Available for delivery worldwide from July, this 3 day class enables verification teams to gear up for the fullest productivity in verification utilising SystemVerilog and UVM with fully independent specialist training from Doulos subject matter experts.
Check out more details here
Doulos has also released a summary of UVM supported by introductory free technical resources on its website; check them out here
Doulos will be publishing the UVM Golden Reference Guide later in 2010. You can register your interest to receive notification when it becomes available. (Please note this has now expired).
Doulos is proud to announce the extention of its relationship with Xilinx by becoming the Authorized Training Provider for Northern California.
The powerful combination of focused, up-to-date technology training created by Xilinx and best-in-class language and methodology training from Doulos will provide new possibilities for design and verification engineers to get the best performance from their designs and their own efforts. Doulos provides a one stop shop for essential knowledge and skills covering detailed technology facts and techniques to systems level modeling and verification methodologies across hardware and embedded software domains. The opportunities for engineering teams to improve performance through effective, integrated training programmes have never been so good.
“Doulos has an excellent track record in delivering high-quality training services to Xilinx customers, working hand-in-hand with our worldwide sales organization,” said Jason Fegley, Training Manager at Xilinx. See full press release for more details.
- C for Real-Time Developers
- Advanced C Programming
- C++ for Embedded Developers
- Advanced C++ for Embedded Systems
- Design Patterns in C++ for Embedded Systems
- Real-Time Software Design with UML 2.0
- Fundamentals of RTOS
- Developing for Embedded Linux
- Developing Linux Device Drivers
Actel's Sr. Manager, Design Solutions Marketing and Training Wendy Lockhart, comments on the partnership with Doulos, "We are happy to have Doulos as a very competent and highly qualified training and support partner for SmartFusion. It will help our customers very quickly adopt this new and exciting technology to considerably shorten their time-to-market."
Go to www.doulos.com/actel to find out more..
Paper: The quickest way to develop your ARM Cortex-M based product
Paper: Using ARM Advanced SIMD (NEON) from C with vectorizing compiler