Analog Devices, Xilinx, MathWorks and Avnet Electronics Marketing are teaming together at the ADI Design Conference. The virtual event will give analog, mixed-signal and embedded systems engineers the opportunity to learn from leading, high-performance signal processing industry experts. The online conference will take place from 12 pm to 5 pm EDT with a live keynote speaker and interactive Q&A sessions.
Avnet Electronics Marketing announced the MicroZed evaluation kit. MicroZed is based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC. The standard MicroZed evaluation kit includes a MicroZed board, a micro USB cable, a 4 GB µSD card, a Xilinx Vivado Design Suite: WebPACK Edition license with Logic Analyzer, and a getting started card. MicroZed is available now for $199.
Avnet Electronics Marketing rolled out the production-grade ZedBoard. According to the company, it is the industry’s first development kit to offer production silicon of the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable (AP) SoC. The ZedBoard kit includes the ZedBoard, power supply, USB cable, and pre-configured SD card containing a bootable Linux reference design. The ZedBoard is available now for $395.
Avnet Electronics Marketing announced the Xilinx Zynq-7000 All Programmable (AP) SoC Mini-Module Plus. The new product is a system-on-module (SOM) based on the Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC XC7Z045T device. A complete Xilinx Zynq-7000 AP SoC Mini-Module Plus System including Mini-Module Plus baseboard, Zynq-7000 AP SoC module, and Mini-Module Plus power module is priced at $2,095.
The ZedBoard is a community oriented development kit for the Xilinx Zynq-7000 Extensible Processing Platform (EPP). The ZedBoard kit includes the ZedBoard, power supply, USB cable, and pre-configured SD card containing a bootable Linux reference design. The commercial version of the ZedBoard is available from Avnet for $395. The kid is ideal for exploring and prototyping application ideas for the new Zynq-7000 EPP architecture.
Avnet Electronics Marketing is currently holding their X-fest technical seminar series in North America. X-fest 2012 features twelve technical courses based on Xilinx’s new Artix-7, Kintex-7 and Virtex-7 FPGAs, and Zynq-7000 Extensible Processing Platform (EPP) family. There are four remaining cities on the North American schedule: Dallas, Minneapolis, Toronto, and Vancouver.
The Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA Mini-Module Plus Development Kit, from Avnet Electronics Marketing, is a completely customizable development kit for system architects, field programmable gate array (FPGA) designers, and board designers. The Xilinx Kintex-7 Mini-Module Plus includes all the necessary functions needed for an embedded processor system. The kit consists of a Kintex-7 K325T-1FFG676 FPGA and the Avnet Mini Module Plus Baseboard 2. The development system is available in a 325K logic cell version for $1,695 or a 410K logic cell version for $1,995.
Avnet Electronics Marketing and Xilinx are co-hosting X-fest 2012, which is a series of free, day-long seminars in North America, Europe, Asia and Japan. X-fest 2012 features twelve technical courses based on Xilinx’s new Artix-7, Kintex-7 and Virtex-7 FPGAs, and Zynq-7000 Extensible Processing Platform (EPP) family. The global event will also include hands-on demonstrations from Analog Devices, Cypress, Freescale Semiconductor, Maxim, Micron Technology, TE Connectivity, and Texas Instruments (TI). X-fest 2012 will take place in 22 cities around the world.
Avnet Electronics Marketing introduced the Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA DSP Development Kit with High-Speed Analog. The new kit supports Xilinx’s 7 series Targeted Design Platforms. The Avnet includes the Xilinx Kintex-7 KC705 base board with Kintex-7 FPGA, 4DSP FMC 150 High-Speed ADC/DAC FMC, 12V power supply, Xilinx ISE Design Suite: System Edition, and Targeted Reference Designs (RTL and MathWorks model-based design tool flows). The Xilinx Kintex-7 FPGA DSP Development Kit is available for $3,995.
Avnet Electronics Marketing introduced the Spartan-6 FPGA Motor Control Development Kit. The Avnet kit helps designers prototype motor control designs for applications in industrial automation, consumer electronics, medical diagnostics and robotics. The Avnet Spartan-6 FPGA Motor Control Development Kit is an ideal platform for engineers seeking to experiment with proven reference designs and develop custom control, integrating flexible peripheral functions like Ethernet, PowerLink and PCI Express (PCIe).