Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

VHDL standards

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)

Provides a brief overview of VHDL-related standards. The IEEE approved the original VHDL standard (IEEE Std 1076) in 1987, then revised and significantly enhanced it in 1993. In 2000, an interim edition added concurrency control features for shared variables. The new features, called protected types, are based on the idea of monitors seen in concurrent programming languages. The standard is now nearing the final stages of a further revision process, and is headed for approval later this year. This new version is essentially a maintenance revision, with no new language features. The VHDL working group has started collecting requirements for language enhancements to be included in the next revision. A task group within the VHDL working group is also writing a standard for a programming language interface for VHDL simulators and should have a draft ready toward the end of this year

Published in:

Design & Test of Computers, IEEE  (Volume:18 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

Sep-Oct 2001

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.