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AR# 34971

Virtex-6 FPGA Design Assistant - How do I determine what software, IP, and other resources are available to design for my application and system?

Description


How do I determine what software, IP, and other resources are available as I begin the design process for the Virtex-6 FPGA?
NOTE: This Answer Record is a part of the Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 34963). The Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center is available to address all questions related to Virtex-6 devices. Whether you are starting a new design with Virtex-6 FPGA or troubleshooting a problem, use the Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center to guide you to the right information.

Solution


Review the available software tools and determine which are necessary for your design:
http://www.xilinx.com/tools/designtools.htm
Review the available IP and determine which are necessary for your design:
http://www.xilinx.com/ipcenter/index.htm
Use Virtex-6 FPGA Evaluation Kits to speed up development time by using the Xilinx Targeted Design Platforms available for prototyping various systems. Following is a list of Xilinx Boards and Kits for the Virtex-6 FPGA:
http://www.xilinx.com/content/xilinx/en/products/boards-and-kits/device-family/nav-virtex-6.html

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Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
34963 Xilinx Virtex-6 FPGA Solution Center N/A N/A
AR# 34971
Date Created 08/26/2010
Last Updated 11/10/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
Devices
  • Virtex-6 CXT
  • Virtex-6 HXT
  • Virtex-6 LX
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  • Virtex-6 LXT
  • Virtex-6 SXT
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