Rugged and Reliable

Alpha Data provides a range of high-quality solutions for the Aerospace and Defense industry. These solutions facilitate reliable digital and analogue edge processing in extreme environments. With industry standard XMC and SOSA Aligned VPX formats supporting high performance embedded data processing and communications applications, Alpha Data has you covered.

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ADM-PA120: PCIe Data Processing Unit with AMD Versal™ Premium Adaptive SoC - Now Shipping!

An incredibly versatile Data Processing Unit specifically designed for high-performance network-attached acceleration, built upon the powerful AMD Versal™ Premium Adaptive SoC – VP1202, setting new standards for adaptability and performance in data processing.

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AMD exclusive

We have expert knowledge of AMD devices and tools. Find out more about AMD solutions.

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Flexible across markets

Flexible across markets

We produce tailored solutions for diverse markets. Find out more about the markets we design for, from data centres to orbit.


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Trusted partner

With over 25 years’ experience, we’ve learnt that customers want more than just quality hardware.

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Working together across markets...

Test and Measurement, Space, Aerospace and Defence, Telecommunications,
Financial Technology, Data Centre and High-Performance Computing

Custom Solutions

Technology leaders, building custom solutions

Modified-COTS (MCOTS) is an Alpha Data service which takes advantage of existing designs, providing customers with a tailored product while minimising risk and non-recurring engineering costs. This also allows customers to use existing COTS hardware to develop their systems while Alpha Data designs and manufactures the final MCOTS product.

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News Byte: The ADK-VA600 Takes Center Stage at the Space Tech Expo! 14 November 2023

News Byte: The ADK-VA600 Takes Center Stage at the Space Tech Expo!

The innovative solution provides in-orbit AI & radiation-tolerant data processing   The ADK-VA600 was the showcase piece at the Space Tech Expo in Bremen, Germany, November 14-17! This innovative solution enables advanced in-orbit AI and high-performance adaptive data processing.  While …

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News Byte: ADK-VA600 – Now Shipping! 6 November 2023

News Byte: ADK-VA600 – Now Shipping!

The Versal Core Development Kit for Space 2.0   Engineered for space missions, this cutting-edge platform leverages AMD’s Versal AI Core, providing adaptable, radiation-tolerant data processing. Tailored for compute-intensive tasks like Signal Processing and Machine Learning in space environments.

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Alpha Data launches breakthrough development kit enabling rapid deployment of advanced space data processing 1 November 2023

Alpha Data launches breakthrough development kit enabling rapid deployment of advanced space data processing

Edinburgh, 01 November 2023 – Alpha Data, a pioneer in FPGA-based acceleration boards for high-performance computing and rugged embedded computing has ushered in a new era of rapid deployment of adaptable data processing in space with the launch of its …

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Alpha Data Inc

US Office
10822 West Toller Drive, Suite 250
Deer Creek Technology Center, Littleton, CO 80127

Phone: (303) 954 8768



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UK Office
Suite L4A, 160 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1DQ, UK

Phone: +44 131 558 2600



About Alpha Data

Alpha Data is a world leader in FPGA-based acceleration boards, providing excellence in reconfigurable computing for sectors ranging from aerospace to high-performance computing.

In each of the markets we serve, our mission is to provide world-leading components in terms of performance, flexibility, and scalability.

With over thirty years of technical heritage, Alpha Data’s components are ruggedized and resilient — perfectly suited to demanding applications both on ground and in space. Our products are accelerated by decades of experience working with AMD (formerly Xilinx) systems — and our ongoing partnership with AMD gives us access to the latest advances in silicon engineering.

Our guiding purpose is to create products that we would choose to use ourselves. This flows through everything the company does — from creative design and customized solutions to expert technical insight.

Committed to both engineering excellence and building rewarding business relationships, Alpha Data prides itself on providing not only top-quality components, but also software, expertise and outstanding customer support.

Alpha Data | Design. Develop. Deploy

Adaptable Technology Strategy
Alpha Data’s adaptable technology strategy makes sure that our customers get to market faster and for longer. Our Modified COTS service provides tailored products at a fraction of the cost or risk of a fully custom solution, as well as a flexible choice of high-performance I/O options.

Cutting-Edge FPGAs
Alpha Data have access to the fastest, most advanced AMD FGPAs. We offer software for industry-standard operating systems and a choice of industry-standard platforms for seamless migration from development to embedded environments.

Full Lifecycle Services
Alpha Data supplies more than just hardware. From consultancy and co-development of custom solutions to technical support and training, Alpha Data supports clients across the full product lifecycle.

Design, Develop, Deploy

Alpha Data makes the latest FPGA technology accessible to our customers.