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MQA 2017 Product Release

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Key Features & Specifications

New and updated features in Model Quality Assurance (MQA) 2017

  • New internal SPICE3 is added
  • New table generation capability using Python script
  • Support for new simulations/simulators
  • Enhanced checking functions and rules
  • Improvements on documentation and reporting

To download MQA 2017, select the Trials & Licenses tab above, then click the Details & Download button.


Model Quality Assurance (MQA) Device Model Validation SoftwareIntroducing MQA 2017

MQA 2017 adds the new internal SPICE3 simulator for fast simulation and quick model QA. Python script is supported to generate customizable Excel tables automatically. The new release supports Spectre native aging simulation and the latest SmartSpice version. Checking functions and rules are updated to support advanced Well Proximity Effect (WPE) and thermal noise Quality Assurance (QA). MQA 2017 also supports Microsoft Office 2016 for documentation and reporting.

New internal SPICE3 is added

  • Support for the fast simulation of compact models
  • Support for the latest model versions
  • Support for DC and AC analysis

New table generation capability using Python script

  • Generate table from MQA results
  • Powerful script function to automatically create user-defined Excel table
  • The table content can be fully customized by the user

Support for new simulations/simulators

  • Support for Spectre native aging simulation
  • Support for latest SmartSpice version 4.26.7.R

Enhanced checking functions and rules

  • Enhanced rule format to include a new section for calculating more instance parameters within well proximity effect (WPE) rules
  • Enhanced checking routines for high frequency thermal noise
  • CompDiff() is enhanced by introducing several new keywords in the function

Improvements on documentation and reporting

  • Support for Microsoft Office 2016
  • Support for the Chart option in OpenOffice spreadsheet report
  • Enable to set the quality of the images imported into the Word document

Platforms, Licensing & OS support

  • Windows 7 (32 & 64-bit)
  • Windows 10 (64-bit only)
  • LINUX RHEL 5, 6 and 7 (64-bit only)
  • License software version 2017.01

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