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What is Spartan-3E?
The Spartan-3E is seventh family in the low-cost Spartan Series from Xilinx Inc. Manufactured with advanced 90nm process technology, the series delivers up to 1.6 million system gates, up to 376 I/Os, and a versatile platform FPGA architecture for gate-centric designs. (Souce: Xilinx)
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2002-11-22 Xilinx packs more I/O into its FPGA line
Xilinx Inc. has upgraded its top-selling FPGA line by packing in more I/O pins and logic resources.
2002-10-30 Xilinx offers IQ solutions for programmable IC devices
Xilinx Inc.'s two new additions to its IQ Solutions line is specifically targeted for the automotive telematics market.
2005-03-17 Xilinx mixes low price, high programmability
In the perfect world of a design engineer, price is of no consideration. As long as the part is the fastest, consumes the lowest possible power and is the most flexible, price means nothing. But in the "real" design world, if the product is not within the design team's budget, then its not even worth considering.
2007-01-18 Xilinx ISE upgrade shortens FPGA design cycles
Xilinx' ISE 9.1i design suite is optimized to meet today's leading design challenges: timing closure, productivity and power.
2007-06-27 Xilinx integrates FlexRay IP into FPGAs
FPGA maker Xilinx Inc. has implemented FlexRay IP on its Spartan-3 Automotive FPGA platform.
2000-06-27 Xilinx FPGAs: A technical overview for the first-time user
This application note introduces the reader to the various Xilinx product families' logic components and provides a general overview of what the logic components within the devices are used for.
2003-01-13 Xilinx FPGAs enable MEI network technology
Xilinx Inc. has announced that Motion Engineering Inc. has utilized Xilinx Spartan-IIE FPGAs on the development of its SynqNet technology, a motion network designed to enhance machine performance & reliability.
2005-11-03 Xilinx FPGAs enable advanced telematics platforms
Xilinx Inc. includes Spartan-3e family and Virtex-4 platform FPGA devices in the its XA product family of PLDs.
2006-11-27 Xilinx FPGA powers JVC'S HDV camera-recorder
Xilinx recently announced that JVC has adopted Xilinx low-cost Spartan-3E FPGAs for their latest handheld high definition video GY-HD 250 series camera-recorder.
2006-12-01 Xilinx FPGA IFF copy protection with 1-Wire SHA-1 secure memories
This application note how the Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) authentication concept in conjunction with secure memories provides secure control and copy protection of FPGA designs. The IFF approach also enables the implementation of soft-feature management and board identification.
2005-12-19 Xilinx beefs up ISE design tool suite
Xilinx announced the 8.1i release of its ISE design tool suite, which features the new ISE Fmax technology with enhanced physical synthesis capabilities.
2006-12-22 Xilinx announces low-cost I/O optimized FPGAs
Xilinx recently launched Spartan-3A FPGA optimized for IO intensive applications, its latest offering of its Spartan-3 generation.
2005-05-24 Xilinx adds new cores to DSP IP library
Xilinx released last week (May 19) its latest digital signal processing (DSP) intellectual property (IP) library based on its Virtex-4 and Spartan-3E FPGAs.
2007-02-05 Using and creating flash files for the MicroBlaze development kit
This application note describes the files for programming the StrataFlash memory for the MicroBlaze Development KitSpartan-3E 1600E Edition. The development kit includes two reference systems, a Web server reference system and a ?Clinux reference system.
2002-06-28 Using a microprocessor to configure Xilinx FPGAs via slave serial or selectMAP mode
This application note discusses the configuration of Xilinx's Virtex and Spartan FPGAs using a microprocessor via slave serial or selectMAP mode.
2010-12-02 Understanding source-synchronous SerDes
Know how to efficiently use primitives in conjunction with the input delay blocks and phase detector circuitry.
2002-06-28 Two flows for partial reconfiguration: Module based or small bit manipulations
This application note describes the steps required to design, implement, verify and reconfigure the Virtex and Spartan series of FPGAs using module-based and small-bit method of partial reconfiguration.
2007-07-09 Tool speeds up development of non-volatile FPGAs
Xilinx Inc. unveils its low-cost Spartan-3AN Starter Kit, ideal for prototyping high-volume non-volatile applications where higher system integration or security is critical.
2001-04-12 Synthesizable 1.6GBps DDR SDRAM controller
This application note describes a 100MHz synthesizable reference controller design for a 64-bit DDR SDRAM.
2003-11-06 Synplicity upgrades RTL prototyping tool
Synplicity Inc. has released a new version of its Certify ASIC RTL prototyping software with enhanced automatic pin multiplier technology, new compilers and mappers, and support for hardware-based FPGA prototyping systems from AMO and EVE.
2003-06-27 Synplicity debugger supports latest FPGAs
Version 1.2 of Synplicity Inc.'s Identify RTL debugging software features increased functionality and support for the latest field-programmable gate arrays from Actel, Altera and Xilinx.
2002-09-02 Single 7-by-7-inch board packs an integrated DSP
BittWare Inc. describes its Tiburon as a complete DSP system that packs a host PC and peripherals, general-purpose DSPs, and real-time I/O on a 7-by-7-inch board.
2006-02-17 Simplify partial reconfiguration for Xilinx's FPGAs
Xilinx announced the latest version of its PlanAhead software, which along with its ISE software, promises to deliver a two speed-grade performance advantage for Xilinx Virtex-4 and Spartan-3 FPGAs over competing offerings.
2010-11-25 Produce spread-spectrum clock in FPGA
Learn how to use Spartan-6 FPGAs to generate spread-spectrum clocks using the DCM_CLKGEN primitive.
2013-12-16 Performing math operations in FPGAs
There are several tricks that can be used to do mathematical operations efficiently in FPGA hardware.
2005-07-20 New utility accelerates Virtex-4 FPGA speeds by 26 percent
Xilinx is offering the Xplorer utility that when used with RTL level retiming with the company's ISE software claims it can improve Virtex-4 device performance by 26 percent.
2005-06-02 New floating-point and DVB-S2 cores strengthen DSP IP library
Xilinx updated its digital signal processing IP library for its Virtex-4 and Spartan-3E FPGA families to include a suite of floating-point operators and a DVB satellite FEC encoder core
2000-03-21 MP3 NG: A next generation consumer platform
This application note illustrates the use of Xilinx Spartan-II FPGA and an IDT RC32364 RISC controller in a handheld, consumer electronics platform. Specifically the target application is an MP3 audio player with advanced user interface features.
2005-05-06 Mini-modules push for flexibility in embedded apps
Based on the Xilinx Virtex-4 FX12 and Spartan-3 FPGAs, Memec rolled out a set of mini-modules that aims to provide a fully integrated system-on-a-module at a low-cost and small footprint for embedded apps.
2015-01-22 Microsoft breaks into AR with Windows 10
Microsoft earlier today demonstrated Windows 10 operating system’s cross-device compatibility and ease of use in new areas of technology, including augmented reality.
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