White Papers

(1) Profiling EEMBC MultiBench Programs in 64-Core Machine - by Chao Chen, Ajay Joshi and Erno Salminen (chen_eembc_profiling_2013.pdf) 13 Pages
(2) Profiling Results of EEMBC Multibench Programs - by Chao Chen, Ajay Joshi and Erno Salminen (chen_eembc_profiling_2013.xlsx)  This file accompanies above reference white paper.

A Memory Subsystem Model for Evaluating Network-on-Chip Performance - September 2010; Krishnan Srinivansan, Sonics Inc.; Erno Salminen, Tampere University of Technology

OCP-IP Network-on-Chip Benchmarking Work Group Overview - December 2010; Erno Salminen, Tampere University of Technology; Krishnan Srinivasan, Sonics Inc.; Zhonghai Lu, Royal Institute of Technology

A Memory Subsystem Model for Evaluating Network-on-Chip Performance - September 2010; Krishnan Srinivasan, Sonics Inc.; Erno Salminen, Tampere University of Technology

A Methodology for Performance Analysis of Network-on-Chip Architectures for Video SoC - April 2009; Krishnan Srinivasan, Sonics Inc.; Erno Salminen, Tampere University of Technology

Survey of Network-on-Chip Proposals - March 2008; Erno Salminen, Ari Kulmala, and Timo D. Hamalainen, Tampere University of Technology

Standard Debug Interface Socket Requirements for OCP-Compliant SoC (237k PDF)

An Initiative Towards Open Network-on-Chip Benchmarks - March 2007; Neal Stollen, MIPS Technologies Inc.; Bob Uvacek, Pixelworks Inc.; Gilbert Laurenti, Texas Instruments Inc.

OCP TLM for Architectural Modeling, Methodology White Paper - Tim Kogel, CoWare Inc.; Anssi Haverinen, Nokia Inc.; James Aldis, Texas Instruments Inc.

SystemC based SoC Communication Modeling for the OCP Protocol - October 2002; Anssi Haverinen, Nokia; Maxime Leclercq, Texas Instruments; Norman Weyrich, Synopsys; Drew Wingard, Sonics

The Importance of Sockets in SOC Design (54k PDF)

Socket-Centric IP Core Interface Maximizes IP Applications (28k PDF)
Reprinted article offering a perspective on the benefits of the OCP socket.