SAN JOSE, Calif., May 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) today announced immediate availability of the spring 2015 edition of its award-winning user magazine, Xcell Journal. Issue 91's cover story examines Xilinx's All Programmable Abstractions strategy and the delivery of the new SDAccel™ and SDSoC™ development environments, which enable design teams to be more productive and allows systems and software engineers to program Xilinx® All Programmable FPGAs and SoCs, combining software intelligence with hardware optimization and any-to-any connectivity. Xcell Journal is available as a one-click PDF download or can be read online in iPad/iPod-compatible ISSUU electronic magazine format.
Xcell Journal issue 91 also includes a fantastic mix of methodology and how-to articles. In one of these methodology articles, Niklas Wirth, inventor of the Pascal language and now-retired professor, describes how he used a low-cost Xilinx platform to revise his Oberon programming language and compiler to help academics teach software design and foster future generations of systems innovators. In a great how-to article, e2v chief engineer, Adam delivers a wonderful tutorial on how to work with FPGAs in the frequency domain.
Articles in this issue include:
- All Programmable Abstractions: Programming Your Way
- Enabling a JPEG 2000 Network for Professional Video
- White Rabbit: When Every Nanosecond Counts
- Evaluating the Linearity of RF-DAC Multiband Transmitters
- Oberon System Implemented on a Low-Cost FPGA Board
- Removing the Barrier for FPGA-Based OpenCL Data Center Servers
- Optimizing an OpenCL Application for Video Watermarking in FPGAs
- Coming to Grips with the Frequency Domain
- Marrying SoC Platform Designs with System Generator for DSP
- Rethinking Digital Downconversion in Fast, Wideband ADCs
The Xcell Daily Blog is also highlighting the many remarkable innovations Xilinx users are bringing to market with All Programmable devices.
About Xcell Journal
Xcell Journal is an award-winning quarterly magazine that provides electronic designers of programmable digital systems with in-depth technical information regarding the latest advances in hardware and software technologies, systems, applications, services, and support. This digital magazine is available free and is accessible on any standard Internet browser, requiring no software downloads and allowing readers to browse, search, make notes, email authors, and click through to advertiser websites. For additional information, or to download individual Xcell Journal articles in PDF format, go to Xcell Online. To subscribe now, go here.
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