"We cordially welcome Mentor Graphics into the Jenkins ecosystem and community," said Oleg Nenashev, engineer at CloudBees and Jenkins core team member. "The Questa VRM plugin is one of the very first open-source plugins tightly integrating an EDA tool into Jenkins. Such plugins will greatly help with setting up efficient, continuous integration and delivery in hardware and embedded projects. As one of the top EDA vendors, Mentor Graphics shows a great example to all users and competitors. We are looking forward to more integrations with the Mentor Graphics tool chain and increased use of Jenkins in the area."
The Questa VRM plugin pulls in important information about regression runs and displays it in the Jenkins cockpit, enabling users to easily observe, analyze, and report the latest regression results, as well as regression trends over time. Questa VRM also enables users to launch any tool within the Mentor Graphics Enterprise Verification Platform™ including its portable stimulus generator, performance analysis, and debugging environments.
"Integrating the Mentor Graphics Questa Solution into the Jenkins CI/SCM ecosystem lets users take advantage of the benefits of both systems in a single environment," says Mark Olen, Mentor Graphics product marketing manager, Design Verification Technology Division. "The two complementary environments create a more productive and efficient verification flow, enabling customers to achieve maximum utilization of their formal and simulation systems."
Integration with the Jenkins CI/SCM ecosystem is available to all Mentor Graphics Questa users. The Questa VRM plugin is available for free download on the Jenkins open source automation server.
About Mentor Graphics
Mentor Graphics Corporation is a world leader in electronic hardware and software design solutions, providing products, consulting services and award-winning support for the world's most successful electronic, semiconductor and systems companies. Established in 1981, the company reported revenues in the last fiscal year of approximately $1.18 billion. Corporate headquarters are located at 8005 S.W. Boeckman Road, Wilsonville, Oregon 97070-7777. World Wide Web site: http://www.mentor.com/.
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