@zewde: ...interesting though that they would announce the release of the products scheduled for next year and then make the tools available at this point...
The idea is tha tyou can start creating your designs (which can take a lot of planning and design and verification for these humongous designs) without having to wait for the silicon to become available.
this is a major release. interesting though that they would announce the release of the products scheduled for next year and then make the tools available at this point in 2013. makes for a gripping waiting period.
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