PC Software Tools
The SBA Creator is a software that allows the easy creation of SBA system projects. It comes with access to the SBA library repository and SBA forums. With SBA creator the VHDL designer can access a special SBA controller editor, many IP cores, and tools. Teachers can customize the SBA creator to use his own repository and themes.
Link to download: Setup SBACreator latest release
VHDL and Verilog HDL are standards languages for hardware description. Sometimes is necessary to share the source HDL file but maintaining a little level of control and protection of the intellectual property. This tool generates obfuscated code that is almost unreadable to humans but is still readable to compilers and simulators.
Link to download: https://sourceforge.net/projects/vhdl-obfuscator/