Pragmatic C Software Corp. ( has released CVC, a Verilog 2005 simulator for the Mac OS X platform. It’s been ported to the X86 Mac OS X platform allowing engineers to develop Verilog designs with the convenience and ease of Mac systems, says Pragmatic C President Steven Meyer.

CVC now fills a void in the market making it the only high performance Verilog simulator for Mac OS X, he adds. In addition to the new support for Mac OS X, various speed improvements have been made to CVC’s native code compiler.

CVC is a full IEEE 1364-2005 32-bit and 64-bit native code, compiled Verilog simulator. It has a one executable compilation process and also supports an interpreted mode.

To learn more or for info on how to evaluate CVC, contact Pragmatic C Software Corp.