Vitis Core Development Kit - 2020.1 

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 Vitis™ Unified Software Platform 2020.1 is now available:

  • 500+ FPGA-accelerated functions spread across 11 open-source Vitis libraries
  • New Vitis HLS compiler for custom C/C++ kernel design with familiar programming constructs
  • Improved RTL Kernel integration within Vitis applications
  • Higher-level Xilinx Runtime Library (XRT) APIs for easier communication with deployed Kernels
  • Better visibility into Kernel & System Performance and actionable insights for improving performance
  • Enhancements for easier custom Vitis Target Platform creation for Embedded Platforms
  • Open-source Xilinx FPGA Resource Manager (XRM) for Server-based Computing Orchestration


  • Unified Installer installs Vitis Core Development Kit 2020.1. Vitis Libraries, Xilinx Runtime library(XRT), Xilinx FPGA Resource Manager(XRM) and Vitis Target Platforms Available as separate downloads. Learn More at
  • To install Vitis Core Development Kit, select Vitis on the Xilinx Unified Installer. Vitis installation includes Vivado Design Suite – There is no need to install Vivado separately

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  • Vitis Core Development Kit
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Last Updated
  • Jun 4, 2020