Michael Frank, VP and Chief Architect, and Frank Schirrmeister, VP Solutions and Business Development at Arteris IP, authored this Semiconductor Engineering article:
When Does My SoC Design Need A NoC?
December 1st, 2022 - By Michael Frank and Frank Schirrmeister
Excluding the simplest offerings, almost every modern system-on-chip (SoC) device will implement its on-chip communications utilizing a network-on-chip (NoC). Some people question whether it is necessary to use a NoC or whether a more basic approach would suffice.