All Programmable FPGAs and SoCs enable differentiated, highly integrated, and system cost optimized solutions for Industry 4.0 applications
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will demonstrate All Programmable solutions for industrial automation applications at SPS/IPC/Drives 2014. Xilinx, systems companies and ecosystem partners will demonstrate how Xilinx All Programmable FPGAs and SoCs enable differentiated, highly integrated, and system cost optimized solutions for Industry 4.0 factories. Applications include motor control, multilevel inverters, industrial networking, machine vision and functional safety. Visit the Xilinx Stand in Hall 4 #169 at SPS/IPC/Drives 2014, November 25-27, at Nuremberg Messe.
Xilinx and Ecosystem Demonstrations - Hall 4-169
-- High Performance Silicon Carbide Multilevel Inverter - Presented by
QDESYS This demonstration showcases a Zynq®-7010 All Programmable SoC
based three level TNPC implementation with low THD (distortion), high
ratio power/volume, three level modulation with very low EMI, low
switching loss, and ultra-fast control loops.
-- EtherCAT® Fast Drive - Presented by QDESYS This demonstration
presents a high performance EtherCAT electric drive with an embedded
EtherCAT slave controller IP core from Beckhoff GmbH. It provides a
system response time of 62.5 microns and fast control loops for energy
efficient motor control.
-- Embedded Computer Vision for Intelligent Stations - Presented by Silicon
Software This demonstration showcases high image processing speed and
safe recognition of inspected objects by combining the programmable
logic in the Zynq All Programmable SoC with Visual Applets from Silicon
-- Anybus on Zynq All Programmable SoC- Presented by HMS This demonstration
displays how HMS selected the Zynq All Programmable SoC for products
that integrate Industrial Ethernet. By utilizing Anybus at the base, a
comprehensive platform that leverages the capabilities of All
Programmable SoCs is demonstrated through the Econ 100 as the first Zynq
SoC-based product by IXXAT.
-- Maximum Bandwidth Over Industrial Networks - Presented by ZHAW This
demonstration showcases how a hardware accelerated Profinet
implementation in an FPGA allows the utilization of the full bandwidth
of Fast Ethernet (100 Mbit/s) without compromising real-time control
-- High Availability Cyber-Physical System - Presented by SoC-e This
demonstration displays zero loss switchover between networks and
synchronization between two Netboxes with embedded Bluetooth
connectivity for monitoring and maintenance. Xilinx FPGAs and SoCs with
IP core solutions from SoC-e provide low latency at low resource
consumption with solutions for HSR (High Availability Seamless Ring),
PRP (Parallel Redundancy Ring), and IEEE1588-2008.
-- IEC 61508 Functional Safety Solution - Presented by Xilinx This
demonstration highlights a safety-oriented motor control system that is
based on two Xilinx processors running in dual-core lock-stepping mode
at the core of the IDF/IVT Xilinx demonstrator. The design transforms a
single core industrial grade application into a dual-core lockstep
system that ensures high reliability and dependability for functional
Xilinx Alliance Program Members at SPS/IPC/Drives 2014
This year, nine Xilinx Alliance Program members will demonstrate at SPS/IPC/Drives 2014 including:
-- Beckhoff Automation GmbH - Hall 7-406
-- dSPACE GmbH - Hall 1-410
-- Green Hills Software - Hall 6-201
-- KW-Software GmBH - Hall 7-560
-- port GmbH - Hall 2-400
-- Prodrive B.V. - Hall 1-639
-- Softing AG - Hall 7-580
-- Texas Instruments - Hall 6-441
Xilinx is the world's leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs and 3D ICs. These industry-leading devices are coupled with a next-generation design environment and IP to serve a broad range of customer needs, from programmable logic to programmable systems integration. For more information, visit www.xilinx.com.
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