Version 5.2, part of Release 2017a, includes the following enhancements:

  • FPGA Data Capture: Probe internal FPGA signals to analyze in MATLAB or Simulink
  • HDL Code Coverage: Activate HDL simulator code coverage in generated test benches
  • MATLAB Based AXI Master: Interactively read and write AXI4 and AXI4-Lite signals on your FPGA​
  • SystemVerilog DPI Test Bench Generation: Speed up test bench generation from Simulink models with large data sets​
  • Native Floating-Point Test Bench: Generate SystemVerilog DPI, cosimulation, and FPGA-in-the-loop test benches that have single-precision data types (requires HDL Coder)

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Version 5.1, part of Release 2016b, includes the following enhancements:

  • FPGA Data Capture: Probe internal FPGA signals to analyze in MATLAB or Simulink
  • FPGA-in-the-Loop for Control Applications: Return a larger output data size when using an overclocking factor
  • FPGA-in-the-Loop Custom Clock Speed: Specify the FPGA system clock frequency in the FIL Wizard
  • Multirate SystemVerilog DPI Components: Generate multirate test benches to verify that your generated component matches Simulink behavior
  • Logic Analyzer: Visualize, measure, and analyze transitions and states over time for Simulink signals (requires DSP System Toolbox)

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Version 5.0, part of Release 2016a, includes the following enhancements:

  • PCI Express FPGA-in-the-Loop: Perform FIL simulation on selected Xilinx and Intel development boards
  • Faster Test Bench Generation and HDL Simulation: Generate SystemVerilog DPI test benches for large data sets from HDL Coder
  • Expanded Data Type Support in SystemVerilog DPI: Generate SystemVerilog DPI components for models that have buses, structures, or complex signals as I/O
  • Additional FPGA Board Support: Perform FPGA-in-the-loop simulation with Xilinx Kintex UltraScale and Intel MAX 10 family boards

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Version 4.7, part of Release 2015b, includes the following enhancements:

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Version 4.6, part of Release 2015a, includes the following enhancements:

  • FPGA-in-the-loop through JTAG for Xilinx boards
  • FPGA-in-the-Loop support for rapid accelerator mode in Simulink
  • DPI-C enhancements, including multiple-instance support and integration with build toolchain
  • IP-XACT support for TLM

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