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Wind River Simics Essentials

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1 | Data Sheet WIND RIVER SIMICS ESSENTIALS COURSE DESCRIPTION The Wind River® Simics® Essentials course provides developers and testers with a fast, cost-effective way to learn to use Wind River Simics, a full-system simulator, and leverage it to improve efficiency during product development and testing. After this course, participants will be able to perform the following: • Start a simulated target in Simics and load target software • Leverage Simics to improve product development, testing, and integration processes • Efficiently debug target software using Simics features such as reverse execution, checkpointing, breakpoints, and control and inspection • Configure and customize Simics virtual target systems using script parameters and command-line scripting • Connect a Simics simulated target to another target via virtual Ethernet networking • Use Simics features such as tracing, logging, and code cover- age to analyze the behavior and performance of a target system PRODUCTS SUPPORTED • Wind River Simics 6 COURSE FORMAT • This two-day, expert-led course consists of lectures and lab sessions. • Specialized topics are included in lecture and lab books, and taught depending on student preferences and available time. • Attendees use Wind River Simics 6 to gain experience with the topics presented. • Participants examine and work with simulated targets in hands-on labs. Labs are performed on a PowerPC®- or ARM- based virtual target platform. • Participants receive individual guidance from an expert engineer who has extensive experience with Wind River technologies. AUDIENCE • Software developers and testers • System integrators and testers PREREQUISITE SKILLS • Some experience with embedded software development • Some experience with object oriented programming • Some debugging experience PREREQUISITE COURSES • None RELATED COURSES • Wind River Simics Device Modeling • Wind River Simics System Modeling Course title: Wind River Simics Essentials Duration: Two days Format: Instructor-led lectures and hands-on lab sessions Content: Day 1: Simics Overview; Using Eclipse; Simics Command Line; Simics Target Structure; Simics Logging and Tracing; Simics Classical Debugging Day 2: Simics Advanced Debugging; Moving Data In and Out of a Simics Target; Simics Networking; Simics Multi-target Simulation Specialized Topics: Simics Simulation Performance; Simics Networking Details ™ EDUCATION SERVICES WHEN IT MATTERS, IT RUNS ON WIND RIVER

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