Electronic Engineering Times (01921541). 6/12/2006, Issue 1427, p71-78. 2p.
RAPID prototyping, PROTOTYPES, ELECTRONIC industries, and ELECTRONIC circuit design
The article reports that Sundance Digital Signal Processing Inc. has introduced its SMT8101 RF development platform that combines four cards into one full or compact PCI-compatible board to enhance rapid prototyping. It is compatible with high-level development tools including the Matlab Simulink-compatible Xilinx System Generator and 3L Diamond.
Electronic Engineering Times (01921541). 5/1/2006, Issue 1421, p55-62. 2p.
MODEMS, PROTOTYPES, COMPUTER software, MILITARY radio, and MILITARY communications
The article features the off-the-shelf prototyping-to-production kit developed jointly by Xilinx Inc. and ISR Technologies. The kit accelerates implementation of software-defined radio modems, for such programs as the U.S. Department of Defense's Joint Tactical Radio System (JTRS) program. The JTRS SDR kit consists of reconfigurable hardware and software elements that comply with JTRS-mandated specifications, including Software Communications Architecture (SCA).
Electronic Engineering Times (01921541). 12/04/2000, Issue 1143, p68. 1/5p.
FIELD programmable gate arrays
Announces the support of Xilinx Virtex field programmable gate arrays (FPGA) for Cadence Design Systems' Quickturn Rapid Prototyping System (RPS). Benefits of the integration of Xilinx Virtex and Quickturn RPS to customers; Key features of Xilinx Virtex family.
Electronic Engineering Times (01921541). 4/30/2007, Issue 1473, p50-50. 1/8p.
ENGINEERING, ELECTRONIC circuit design, FIELD programmable gate arrays, DIGITAL electronics, and DESIGN
The article discusses the availability of Virtex-4 FPGA reference design, an application note and evaluation module from Xilinx Inc. Designer can purchase the TSW1200EVM evaluation module thru a rapid prototyping environment for designing a digital circuit which directly interface to the A/Ds. Furthermore, Xilinx reference design accepts upto four simultaneous A/D design channels which provides automatic deskew and clock alignment.