Arm Socrates CoreLink NIC-400 Creation

  • Delivery method: Virtual Classroom (Private)

  • Location: Any location

  • Course Length: 1/2 day

  • Technology Focus: Hardware

  • Cost: Contact us for pricing

  • Provider: Arm



The course introduces the Socrates IP Tooling family and provides detailed material how to design CoreLink NIC-400 interconnect with Socrates. The training contains labs that help the audience to ramp up on the tool faster.


  • Familiarity with CoreLink NIC-400 interconnect
  • Familiarity with Arm technology


Hardware design engineers who need to build CoreLink NIC-400 interconnect and embed it into their design.


  • On-site: 1 day (only available when delivered with other relevant onsite Arm training courses) 
  • Webex: 0.5 day


  • 0.5 day (on-site, webex): Technical presentation + Q&A (approx. 4 hrs)
  1. Overview

    Arm Socrates IP Tooling
    NIC-450 IP Library
    CoreLink NIC-400 Creation

  2.  CoreLink NIC-400 Creation Flow

    Configure Arm IPs and Generate IP-XACT
    Create a new NIC-400 IP Component
    Populate the Specification
    Edit the Specification
    Validate the Specification
    Generate the µArchitecture
    Refine the µArchitecture (Optional)
    The Update Flow
    Generate Deliverables
    NIC-400 Lite

  3. Demo session showing the particular design flow including the main tool features and capabilities

  • 0.5 day (only on-site): Lab session where each attendee works individually with the tool by completing the provided workbook with our assistance when necessary (approx. 3.5 hours)

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