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AR# 19605

Virtex-II Pro RocketIO MGT - What is the RocketIO Design Kit for Cadence Allegro PCB SI, and where can I obtain it?

Description

What is the RocketIO Design Kit for Cadence Allegro PCB SI, and where can I obtain it?

Solution

The RocketIO Design Kit for Cadence Allegro PCB SI provides a simulation environment tailored specifically for PCB verification of Virtex-II Pro MGTs. It comes complete with topology examples and instructional videos.

The kit is available from Cadence. However, HSPICE models must be obtained from Xilinx.

For more information, refer to the instructions on Cadence's Web site:

http://www.cadence.com/community/allegro/silicon_designin/kits.aspx?type=FPGA&sort=&abs=1&exclude

NOTE: Allegro PCB SI is the tool formerly known as SPECCTRAQuest.

AR# 19605
Date Created 09/03/2007
Last Updated 12/15/2012
Status Active
Type General Article