R2013b Release Highlights


Release 2013b includes:

  • New releases of MATLAB and Simulink
  • Two new products, Polyspace Bug Finder and Polyspace Code Prover
  • Updates and bug fixes to 79 other products

Subscribers to MathWorks Software Maintenance Service can visit the License Center to download products and activate software.

MATLAB Product Family Highlights

Simulink Product Family Highlights

  • Simulink®: Editor enhancements including transparent subsystem preview, line crossings and "comment through" blocks
  • Simulink: New block for incorporating MATLAB System objects in Simulink models
  • Simulink: Arduino enhancements including support for Mac OS X, Arduino Ethernet Shield and Arduino Nano hardware
  • Simulink: Native modeling of single-precision designs
  • Simscape™: Block libraries for modeling thermal liquid systems
  • SimPowerSystems™: Block libraries based on Third Generation technology, fully utilizing Simscape capabilities
  • Simulink Verification and Validation™: Requirements linking and traceability for MATLAB code

Polyspace Product Family Highlights

System Toolboxes for Design in MATLAB and Simulink

Code Generation and Implementation

  • HDL Coder™ and Embedded Coder®: Integrated C and HDL code generation and workflow support for Xilinx Zynq and Zedboard
  • Embedded Coder®: ARM Cortex-M optimized code from Simulink and DSP System Toolbox
  • Simulink Coder™: Creation of multi-level password protected Simulink models
  • HDL Coder™: Support for user authored MATLAB system objects and incremental code generation for Model Reference blocks
  • MATLAB Coder™: Support for 64-bit integers, software-in-the-loop (SIL) verification with Embedded Coder, and probability distributions in Statistics Toolbox
  • Fixed-Point Designer™: Long long integer data type for efficient simulation and generated code for 64-bit processors
  • Simulink Code Inspector™: Support for Stateflow objects and classic action language

Release Notes by Product

* Indicates major update

Polyspace® Product Family