This course introduces the Versal™ ACAP architecture and design methodology. This is a one-day version of the Designing with the Versal ACAP: Architecture and Methodology OnDemand course available for purchase.
The lab instructions and lab files for this course are available for download here.
|1||Architecture and Overview
Provides a high-level overview of the Versal architecture, illustrating the various engines available in the Versal architecture.
|2||Design Tool Flow
Maps the various engines in the Versal architecture to the tools required and describes how to target them for final image assembly.
Reviews the Cortex™-A72 processor APU and Cortex-R5 processor RPU that form the Scalar Engine. The platform management controller (PMC), processing system manager (PSM), I/O peripherals, and PS-PL interfaces are also covered.
NoC Introduction and Concepts
Perform the "NoC Introduction and Concepts" lab after completing this module.
Discusses the AI Engine array architecture, terminology, and AIE interfaces.
Describes the I/O bank, SelectIO™ interface, and I/O delay features.
Perform the "System Simulation" lab after completing this module.
Covers what application partitioning is and how the mapping of resources based on the models of computation can be performed.