Related Documentation and Resources

The tables below include links to documentation or resources that augment the manuals, documents and resources provided by Xilinx. These resources may be helpful in the design and development of Zynq™-7000 All Programmable SoC (AP SoC) products.

General Resources

Document Source Description/Title
Xilinx Public Forums for all Xilinx Products
Xilinx Xilinx Wiki
University of Strathclyde, Glasgow The Zynq Book

Zynq-7000 AP SoC and 7 Series FPGAs Documentation

Document Source Description/Title
Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Documentation
Xilinx Xilinx 7 Series FPGAs User Guides

Zynq-7000 AP SoC Open Source Software

Document Source Description/Title
Xilinx Xilinx GIT Server containing Linux, Boot Loader, QEMU, etc. Code
Xilinx Using GIT
Xilinx Zynq-7000 Bootloader (uboot) Wiki
Xilinx Zynq-7000 Linux Wiki
Xilinx Zynq-7000 Root File System (Linux)
Xilinx Zynq-7000 GNU Tools Wiki
Xilinx Zynq-7000 QEMU Wiki Zynq-7000 FreeRTOS BSP Download

Relevant ARM LTD. IP

Document Source Description/Title


ARM LTD. ARM Documentation
ARM LTD. ARM Architecture Reference Manual


ARM LTD. ARM Cortex™-A9 Technical Reference Manual
ARM LTD. ARM Cortex-A9 MPCore Technical Reference Manual (DDI0407F)
Includes descriptions for accelerator coherency port (ACP), CPU private timers and watchdog timers (AWDT), event bus, general interrupt controller (GIC), and snoop control unit (SCU).
ARM LTD. ARM Cortex-A9 NEON Media Processing Engine Technical Reference Manual
ARM LTD. ARM Cortex-A9 Floating-Point Unit Technical Reference Manual
ARM LTD. ARM Cortex-A Series Programmer's Guide


ARM LTD. ARM AMBA Level 2 Cache Controller (L2C-310) TRM (also called PL310)
ARM LTD. ARM AMBA Specification Revision 2.0, 1999 (IHI 0011A)
ARM LTD. ARM PrimeCell DMA Controller (PL330) Technical Reference Manual
ARM LTD. ARM Application Note 239 (PDF)
Example programs for CoreLink DMA Controller DMA-330


ARM LTD. ARM Generic Interrupt Controller v1.0 Architecture Specification (IHI 0048B) (PDF)
ARM LTD. ARM Generic Interrupt Controller PL390 Technical Reference Manual (DDI0416B)


ARM LTD. ARM CoreSight Program Flow Trace Architecture Specification
ARM LTD. ARM CoreSight Components TRM (PDF)
Includes descriptions for embedded cross trigger (ECT), embedded trace buffer (ETB), instrumentation trace macrocell (ITM), debug access port (DAP), and trace port interface unit (TPIU)
ARM LTD. ARM Debug Interface v5.1Architecture Specification
ARM LTD. ARM Debug Interface v5.1 Architecture Specification Supplement
ARM LTD. ARM CoreSight Trace Memory Controller Technical Reference Manual
ARM LTD. ARM PrimeCell Static Memory Controller (PL350 series) Technical Reference Manual, Revision r2p1, 12 October 2007 (ARM DDI 0380G) (PDF)


ARM LTD. ARM’s TrustZone
ARM LTD. TrustZone Security White Paper (PDF)
ARM LTD. TrustZone Forums

Peripheral IP Standards

Document Source Description/Title
BOSCH CAN Specification Version 2.0 PART A and PART B, 1991 (PDF)
IEEE IEEE 802.3-2008
IEEE Standard for Information technology-Specific requirements-Part 3: Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection (CSMA/CD) Access Method and Physical Layer Specifications, 2008
Intel Corp ISO 11898 Standard USB Association, USB 2.0 Specification
SD Association Part E1 SDIO Specification Ver2.00 Final 070130 (PDF)
SD Association Part 1 Physical Layer Specification Ver2.00 Final 060509
SD Association Part A2 SD Host Controller Standard Specification Ver2.00 Final 070130 (PDF)