View All num of num See all Photos AMD www.amd.com Engaged Employer Overview Reviews Salaries Interviews Jobs Photos Benefits 1.3k Reviews 3.3k Salaries 277 Interviews Follow Add Review or Salary Follow Add Review or Salary Interview Question Senior Design Engineer Interview Austin, TX AMD About trace driven vs execution driven modeling. Trace driven modeling is faster; and but is less realistic due to not exploring bad paths during branch prediction. Execution driven modeling usually requires the existence of a functional model - in addition to a timing model to do neat things like sampling etc. Tags: See more , See less 8 Answer Add Tags Answer Interview Answer 1 Answer ▲ 0 ▼ I didn't know it. Wouldn't expect any non modeler to. Interview Candidate on Jul 8, 2014 Interviews > Senior Design Engineer > AMD Add Answers or Comments To comment on this, Sign In or Sign Up.