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Is BFM same as Driver from Testbench Perspective

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Hi All,

Is there any difference between BFM and Driver?

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BFM (bus functional model) is a testbench that models a bus or a set of related signals. For example, a network i/f. If the BFM is use to drive stimulus, then it's refer to as a driver and if it's use to monitor stimulus from the DUT, then it's called a monitor.

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