Estimation of productivity increase for timing analysis tool chains

  • Nicholas MerriamEmail author
  • Björn Lisper


Within the scope of the ALL-TIMES project, not only were tool interfaces designed and implemented but also new, powerful timing analysis methodologies constructed. To gauge the effectiveness of these results we used a number of methods to assess the productivity increase that would be achieved by introducing the new techniques. We collect and report on the conclusions of these assessments.


Productivity increase Timing analysis Timing tools Timing tool chain 



We would like to thank BMW and Daimler for providing the case studies, and their technical experts for taking their time for the interviews as well as for their valuable feedback. We also want to thank the anonymous reviewers, whose comments helped us improve the paper considerably.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.GLIWA GmbH embedded systemsWeilheim i.OBGermany
  2. 2.School of Innovation, Design, and EngineeringMälardalen UniversityVästeråsSweden

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