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Electronic Components & Devices

Non-Volatile FPGAs offer dual-configuration flash.

October 8, 2014

Using 55 nm embedded flash process technology, MAX 10 FPGAs provide analog and embedded processing capabilities in small-form-factor, instant-on programmable logic devices. FPGAs integrate up to 50 K logic elements, flash memory blocks, ADCs, embedded memory and DSP blocks, and DDR3 external memory interfaces as well as soft-core Nios® II processors, up to 500 user I/O, and power regulator. On-die flash storage supports dual configuration, allowing two FPGA designs in single chip. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

FPGA and SoC Devices comply with military temperature specs.

September 2, 2014

Qualified for extreme temperature environments from -55 to 125°C ambient, 20 nm Arria® 10 FPGAs and SoCs feature integrated, hardened IEEE 754-compliant, floating-point operators with 1,500 GFLOPS of DSP performance. Macros are useful for many military and aerospace applications, from real-time tactical uses to wide-view satellite survey platforms. They also enable precise designs in ground-based and airborne phased-array radar and directional antenna applications. Read More

Software

EDA Software aids 20 mm SoCs and FPGA design.

August 25, 2014

Featuring algorithms that accelerate compile times, Quartus® II software Arria® 10 edition v14.0 provides users with 20 nm FPGA and SoC design environment. Features include portfolio of 20 nm-optimized IP cores includes standard protocol and memory interfaces, DSP, and SoC IP cores. Also, optimized IP cores are provided for Arria 10 FPGAs and SoCs, which include 100G Ethernet, 300G Interlaken, Interlaken Look-Aside, and PCIe Gen3 IP. Read More

Software

Design Software supports 14 nm FPGAs.

August 6, 2014

Designed for Stratix® 10 FPGAs and SoCs, Stratix 10 HyperFlex™ architecture helps customers achieve 2X core performance utilizing Fast Forward Compilation, which pinpoints performance bottlenecks and provides detailed, step-by-step performance improvement recommendations that user can rapidly implement. Users also receive Fmax (maximum operating frequency) estimates of their design that can be achieved by applying recommendations Fast Forward Compilation provides. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices

FPGAs and SoCs provide more than 4 million logic elements.

May 13, 2014

With Intel's 14 nm Tri-Gate process technology and Stratix 10 HyperFlex™ architecture, Stratix® 10 FPGAs and SoCs achieve 2x core performance over previous generations. Devices provide over 10 TeraFLOPs of single-precision, hardened floating point DSP performance and more than 4x serial transceiver bandwidth. Products are suited for performance-critical applications in networking, communications, broadcast, military, and compute and storage markets. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Power Conversion Driver/MOSFET works with high-performance FPGAs.

April 15, 2014

Model ET4040 monolithic 40A driver plus synchronous MOSFET powertrain enables design of point-of-load power solutions. It provides continuous output current over -40 to + 85°C temperature range and input from 4.5-14 V. On-board monolithic current sense maximizes reliability and thermal performance. Powering FPGA core supply rails in single- or multi-phase configurations, unit also suits VDDQ supply rails for DDR3, DDR4, and QDR memories and supplies ASIC and ASSPs in servers and communications systems. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electronic Components & Devices

Microwave Backhaul Solution maximizes 4G throughput capacity.

February 25, 2014

Based on Altera's FPGAs and QAM modem IP cores from Escape Communications, Microwave Backhaul Solutions address traditional markets from 6–42 GHz and emerging applications in E-band (70/80 GHz) and V-band (60 GHz) all-outdoor radio markets. Escape backhaul modem IP is optimized for use on Altera Cyclone V, Arria V, and Arria V SoC FPGAs operating at bandwidths up to 1 GHz and modulation types from QPSK to 4096 QAM. Link operating at 1 GHz can provide in excess of 5 Gbps throughput. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Software

Link Analysis Tool evaluates high-speed serial transceivers.

February 3, 2014

Using JNEye software, designers can evaluate high-speed serial link performance in FPGAs and SoCs. Tool combines speed of statistical link simulator with accuracy of time-domain waveform-based simulator to form hybrid behavioral simulation paradigm. Device characterization models accurately account for process, voltage, and temperature variations. In addition to optimizing transmit/receive equalization coefficients for target bit error ratios, tool can assist in post-design debug and validation. Read More

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