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The Industry's First SoC-Strength Design Suite

The Vivado® Design Suite delivers a SoC-strength, IP-centric and system-centric, next generation development environment that has been built from the ground up to address the productivity bottlenecks in system-level integration and implementation. The Vivado Design suite is a Generation Ahead in overall productivity, ease-of-use, and system level integration capabilities.

Vivado supports the following devices families: Ultrascale, Virtex-7, Kintex-7, Artix-7, and Zynq -7000

Accelerating Design and Integration

Accelerating Verification

Accelerating Implementation

  • 4X Faster Implementation
  • 20% Better Design Density
  • Up to 3-Speedgrade Performance Advantage for the low-end & mid-range and 35% Power Advantage in the high-end

Vivado Design Suite 2015.3 Takes Design to New Heights with IP Sub-Systems

The Vivado® Design Suite 2015.3 release enables platform and system developers to increase productivity and decrease development costs with new market-tailored, plug-and-play IP subsystems.

The latest release features:

  • New IP Sub-Systems: Highly configurable, market-tailored, IP sub-systems for Ethernet, PCIe®, OTN, and video processing
  • Enhancements to Vivado HLS and Vivado IP Integrator: Vivado HLS C /C++ based IP generation and verification significantly reduces development effort and time while maximizes code reuse. Integrating HLS IP with Xilinx’s plug-and-play IP and IP Subsystems is made easy with IP Integrator and automated AXI interconnect.
  • UltraScale™ Device Support: New device support as well as enhanced quality of results and compile time

Learn about all of this and more in the latest release notes.

Vivado Design Suite Editions

Pillars of Productivity Features Design Edition System Edition Lab Edition WebPACK
(Device Limited)
Free 30-day Evaluation
Accelerating Implementation Synthesis and Place and Route  
Partial Reconfiguration*  
Accelerating Verification Vivado Simulator  
Vivado Device Programmer
Vivado Logic Analyzer
Vivado Serial I/O Analyzer
Debug IP (ILA/VIO/IBERT)    
Accelerating Integration Vivado High-Level Synthesis      
System Generator for DSP      

* Can be purchased as an option.

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Design Edition

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Price: $2,995

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Floating License Edition

Price: $3,595

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System Edition

Software Only

Node-Locked License

Price: $4,795

Lead Time: Immediate

Floating License Edition

Price: $5,795

Lead Time: Immediate

Training Courses

Xilinx hands-on FPGA and Embedded Design training provides you the foundational knowledge necessary to begin designing right away. These programs target both engineers new to FPGA technology and experienced engineers developing complex connectivity, digital signal processing, or embedded solutions. Contact your local Sales Rep or Authorized Training Provider to see if your company has any Training Credits available.

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Vivado QuickTake Video Tutorials

Xilinx is developing QuickTake Video Tutorials in order to assist our users in making the transition from the ISE software tools to the Vivado® Design Suite. This entire solution is brand new, so we can't rely on previous knowledge of the technology. Xilinx recognizes that not everyone has the time to read through the User Guide or perform software interactive tutorials.

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Vivado QuickTake Tutorials
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