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Xilinx Ships Virtex-7 H580T Heterogeneous 3D FPGA

Xilinx Virtex-7 H580T FPGA - stacked silicon interconnect (SSI) technology and 28 Gbps transceivers on silicon separate from the core FPGA fabric

Xilinx has shipped the Virtex-7 H580T FPGA, which is the first 3D heterogeneous all programmable product. The Virtex-7 H580T features eight 28 Gbps transceivers and plenty of logic capacity. The device is the only FPGA that can integrate additional line card functionality so designers can implement a dual 100G OTN transponder on a single chip.

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Altera 28nm FPGAs

Altera’s upcoming 28nm FPGAs will feature Embedded HardCopy Blocks, 28-Gbps embedded transceivers, and user-friendly partial reconfiguration. Embedded HardCopy Blocks will improve the density and I/O performance of next-generation Altera FPGAs. High-speed transceivers will help designers implement designs such as 400G systems on a single chip without the need for costly external components. Partial reconfiguration enables designers to reconfigure part of the FPGA while other sections remain running.

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