AR# 46435

7 Series 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 7 series FPGA?

NOTE: This answer record is part of the Xilinx 7 Series FPGA Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 46370). The Xilinx 7 Series FPGA Solution Center is available to address all questions related to 7 series devices. Whether you are starting a new design with 7 series FPGAs or troubleshooting a problem, use the 7 Series 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/products/design-tools/ise-design-suite/index.htm

Review the available IP and determine which are necessary for your design:
http://www.xilinx.com/content/xilinx/en/products/intellectual-property.html

Use the 7 Series FPGA Evaluation Kits to speed up development time by utilizing the Xilinx Targeted Design Platforms available for prototyping various systems. Following is a list of Xilinx Boards and Kits for the 7 series FPGAs: http://www.xilinx.com/products/boards_kits/7series.htm

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Answer Number Answer Title Version Found Version Resolved
46433 7 Series FPGA Design Assistant - Getting Started with the 7 series FPGA N/A N/A
AR# 46435
Date 11/10/2014
Status Active
Type General Article
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