- Faster computing from reconfigurable processors. // Machine Design;11/17/2005, Vol. 77 Issue 22, p20
Presents information on the Reconfigurable Application-Specific Computing processor based on field programmable gate arrays from computer manufacturer SGI. Applications; Advantages; Specifications.
- Counting on gate counts? Don't count on it. Dipert, Brian // EDN;08/03/98, Vol. 43 Issue 16, p52
Offers advice which can by utiliuzed when selecting complex- programmable logic device (CPLDs) and field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). Use of a programmable AND and fixed OR architecture by CPLDs; Advantages of CPLDs and FPGAs; Reference to the QuickLogic which offers the free Web-based...
- Careful HDL coding maximizes performance in LUT-based FPGAs. Samhouri, Samir // Electronic Design;12/14/98, Vol. 46 Issue 28, p51
Discusses the importance of understanding the interaction between HDL coding style, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) device architectures and design software in maximizing lookup tables (LUT)-based FPGAs. FPGA features that synthesis tools may have difficulty implementing; Configuration of...
- FPGAs connect the smart grid. Johnson, John // Electronics Weekly;4/17/2013, Issue 2544, p17
The article reports on the use of field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) to tackle the design challenges of smart metering systems.
- Altera serdes FPGAs hit 3.125Gbit/s I/O. // Electronics Weekly;11/6/2002, Issue 2075, p5
Evaluates the family of field programmable gate arrays (FPGA) from Altera, called StratixGX. Applications of the FPGA; Technology used; Models.
- FPGAs and CPLDs attract mil/aero suppliers' support. Shepard, Jeffrey D. // Military & Aerospace Electronics;Jun95, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the overall growth in the military/aerospace demand for field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) and complementary metal oxide semiconductor programmable logic devices. Lack of a single accepted definition of a commercial off-the-shelf part; Radiation-hardened FPGAs.
- Signal Integrity Tips Ensure FPGA Designers Meet Critical Market Windows. Green, Lynne; Ballantyne, Rick // Electronic Design;05/29/2000, Vol. 48 Issue 11, p97
Focuses on signal integrity issues facing the field-programmable-gate-array designers. Signal edge rates; Reduction of prototypes.
- Cores for programmable logic: Hard and soft choice. Iwanczuk, Raman // ECN: Electronic Component News;May98, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p135
Discusses `soft' and `hard'/`embedded' methods field programmable gate array (FPGA) vendors use for delivering cores for the high-density, system-on-a-chip logic market. Importance of cores, predefined systems functions, in maintaining time-to-market value of FPGAs; Looking at both methods to...
- Advanced CPLD architectures challenge FPGAs, gate arrays. Bursky, Dave // Electronic Design;10/01/98, Vol. 46 Issue 22, p78
Reports that advances in the complex, programmable logic devices (CPLD) have challenged field programmable gate arrays. List of CPLD manufacturers; Technique for lowering manufacturing cost of electrically erasable technology without compromising CPLD performance; Features of the Vantis MACH 5...