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ADA-VPX3-6T1




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Features

  • Board Format : 3U VPX
  • Host I/F : PCI Express® Gen2 x4
  • Target Device(s) : Xilinx Virtex-6 {LX240T, LX365T, LX550T, SX315T, SX475T} (FFG1759)
  • SDRAM : 1GByte in 4 independent banks (2GByte option) of DDR3 SDRAM @ 800MT/s (32-bit wide so 3.2GB/s)
  • FLASH : Configuration Flash providing an initialisation design for automatic loading into the target FPGA.
  • Drivers for Microsoft Windows™, Linux and VxWorks
  • The ADM-XRC Gen3 SDK provides the example C and HDL source code, giving software engineers and FPGA designers a head start in creating applications.

Applications

  • Radar/Sonar Beamforming
  • ELINT
  • Image/Video Processing
  • Data Encryption

Summary

The ADA-VPX3-6T1 assembly brings together the power and configurability of the ADM-XRC-6T1 FPGA XMC in a VPX 3U module based on the Xilinx Virtex-6 range of Platform FPGAs.

Features include PCI Express® Gen2 interface, external memory, high density I/O, temperature monitoring, battery backed encryption and flash boot facilities.. A comprehensive cross platform API with support for Microsoft Windows™, Linux and VxWorks provides access to the full functionality of these hardware features.



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ADA-VPX3-6T1 Detailed Specification

Product

ADA-VPX3-6T1

Board Format

3U VPX

Type

FPGA Board

Host Interface

PCI Express® Gen2 x4

Functional Summary

The ADA-VPX3-6T1 assembly brings together the power and configurability of the ADM-XRC-6T1 FPGA XMC in a VPX 3U module based on the Xilinx Virtex-6 range of Platform FPGAs.

Functional Description

Features include PCI Express® Gen2 interface, external memory, high density I/O, temperature monitoring, battery backed encryption and flash boot facilities.. A comprehensive cross platform API with support for Microsoft Windows™, Linux and VxWorks provides access to the full functionality of these hardware features.

Target Device(s)

family : Virtex-6

footprint : FFG1759

devices : LX240T, LX365T, LX550T, SX315T, SX475T

XRM Interface

The ADA-VPX3-6T1 board implements the newer XRM2 interface.

IO Modules compatible with ADA-VPX3-6T1

XRM2-ADC-D2/125, XRM2-ADC-D3/1G5, XRM2-ADC-D6/250, XRM2-ADC-D7/500, XRM2-ADC-S4/3G, XRM2-ADC-Q8, XRM2-ADC-D9, XRM2-ADC-D10, XRM2-ADC-S11, XRM2-RF-ATD, XRM2-CLINK-MINI, XRM2-CLINK-GIGE, XRM2-CLINK-R-GIGE, XRM2-DAC-D4/1G, XRM2-FCN, XRM2-FCN-C1, XRM2-FPDP, XRM2-HSSDC2A, XRM2-IO146, XRM2-IO146-ROCKET, XRM2-IO34, XRM2-OPT, XRM2-RS485

On board memory

SDRAM :

1GByte in 4 independent banks (2GByte option) of DDR3 SDRAM @ 800MT/s (32-bit wide so 3.2GB/s)


FLASH :

Configuration Flash providing an initialisation design for automatic loading into the target FPGA.


Software

Drivers for Microsoft Windows™, Linux and VxWorks. The ADM-XRC Gen3 SDK provides the example C and HDL source code, giving software engineers and FPGA designers a head start in creating applications.

Applications

Radar/Sonar Beamforming. ELINT. Image/Video Processing. Data Encryption

Front Connector I/O

Up to 146 LVCMOS/LVDS I/O

Programmable signaling levels of 1.5V, 1.8V or 2.5V

8 High-Speed Serial Links

Rear Connector IO

P1 : 1 PCIe data plane. 2 expansion planes, 2 100BASE-BX control planes, 8 GPIO

P2 : 64 IO compliant with VITA 46.9 X64S

Board Configuration

CLOCKS :

Low-jitter 250MHz reference clock, suitable for SerDes applications

Low-jitter 200MHz reference clock for IOB delay circuits

Custom clock inputs available through the XRM interface


FPGA :

PCI Express® direct to SelectMAP port

From Flash direct on power up

External JTAG connector


Environmental Specifications

Temperature Options:

AC0
AC1
ACE
CC0
CCE
CC1

Air Cooled Commercial (AC0)

Operating Temperature Range: 0°C to +55°C

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -40°C to +85°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Finned low profile Black anodized aluminum

Air Cooled Industrial (AC1)

Operating Temperature Range: -40°C to +70°C

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -55°C to +100°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Finned low profile Black anodized aluminum

Air Cooled Extended (ACE)

Operating Temperature Range: 0°C to +70°C

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -55°C to +100°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Finned low profile Black anodized aluminum

Conduction Cooled Commercial (CC0)

Operating Temperature Range: 0°C to +55°C

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -40°C to +85°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Flat face - 4 piece kit with Thermal pads to mate with most configurations of host metal work - (with or without: secondary ribs, standoff mountings) Black anodized aluminum

Conduction Cooled Extended (CCE)

Operating Temperature Range: 0°C to +70°C (85 with high efficiency system cooling - contact Alpha Data for more details)

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -55°C to +100°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Flat face - 4 piece kit with Thermal pads to mate with most configurations of host metal work - (with or without: secondary ribs, standoff mountings) Black anodized aluminum

Conduction Cooled Industrial (CC1)

Operating Temperature Range: -40°C to +70°C (85 with high efficiency system cooling - contact Alpha Data for more details)

Non-Operating (Storage) Temperature Range: -55°C to +100°C

Operating Humidity: up to 95% (non-condensing)

Heatsink: Flat face - 4 piece kit with Thermal pads to mate with most configurations of host metal work - (with or without: secondary ribs, standoff mountings) Black anodized aluminum

EMC:

FCC 47CFR Part 2

EN55022 Equipment Class B

For more information on the operating conditions for the different cooling options go to:
Alpha Data Environmental Specification Page.

Or read:
the Alpha Data Environment Specification (PDF).

ADA-VPX3-6T1 Order Code Information

Product code

ADA-VPX3-6T1/z-y(m)(c)/Pn4

Virtex-6 device

z

Virtex-6 speed

y

1, 2, 3

Memory Size Fitted

m

blank = 256MBytes per bank - 1GBytes for the board,

/2 = 512MBytes per bank - 2GBytes for the board,

/4 = 1024MBytes per bank - 4GBytes for the board

Cooling

c

blank = air cooled commercial,

/AC1 = air cooled industrial,

/CC1 = conduction cooled industrial

Note

not all FPGA speed grades available in all configurations.

Contact Alpha Data for full details.

Order Code Rules:

-3 FPGA Speed option not available in Industrial parts for AC1 or CC1

When LX550T selected, -3 devices are not available

When SX475T selected, -3 devices are not available


Sample Code :

ADA-VPX3-6T1/-1/Pn4


Order Code generation for the ADA-VPX3-6T1

Go to Order Code Generation Page which allows the generation of specific order codes. The numbers created on this page are for illustration purposes, please contact Alpha Data for more information.


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