ADA-SDEV-KIT2 - A Development Platform for Space Grade FPGA systems



Applications

  • A Development Platform for Space Grade FPGA systems

Board Features

  • Xilinx Kintex UltraScale FPGA
  • Development Platform
  • ADA-SDEV-BASE - FPGA Board
  • ADA-SDEV-CFG - XRTC Configuration FMC
  • Space-Grade Power and Temperature Sensing solutions from Texas Instruments
  • FMC+ HPC Interface
  • FMC LPC Interface
  • XRTC Compatible Configuration FMC Interface
  • SODIMM Memory Socket (8GB Fitted)

FPGA Features (Hard IP)

  • 3x PCI Express Gen3 cores


Summary

The ADA-SDEV-KIT2 is a Development Kit for the Xilinx Kintex Ultrascale XQRKU060 Space-Grade FPGA.

Modular design with Industrial XCKU060 in -1 speed grade, XRTC compatible Configuration Module, two FMC Sites, DDR3 DRAM, System Monitoring and reference Space-Grade Power and Temperature Sensing solutions from Texas Instruments.

See http://www.ti.com/tool/ALPHA-XILINX-KU060-SPACE for further details.


Board Format

Development Platform


Environmental Specifications

Temperature Limits:

CodeCooling OptionOperating Temp.Storage Temp.
MinMaxMinMax
AC0Air Cooled Commercial0°C+55°C-40°C+85°C

Operating Humidity range:

Up to 95% (non-condensing)

EMC Conformity:

FCC 47CFR Part 2
EN55022:2010 Equipment ClassB

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

Or read: Alpha Data Environment Specification (PDF).


Target FPGA Device

Xilinx Kintex® UltraScale™

XCKU060-1-I XQRKU060-(CA1509) - 1FFVA1517

FPGA Resources

Chosen DeviceFFsLUTsDSPsBRAM
XCKU060-1-I663k221k276038.0Mb
XQRKU060-(CA1509)663k221k276038.0Mb

FPGA Hard IP Cores

  • 3x PCI Express Gen3 cores

On Board Memory

Memory TypeNo. BanksMemory Size (per bank)
SODIMMs11G x 72 (8GiB) DDR3-1600

Target FPGA Configuration

  • configured by XRTC compatible Configuration FMC or through JTAG socket on the Configuration FMC

FPGA Configuration Flash

Flash TypeFlash SizeDescription
QSPI2x256MB

I/O Interfaces

Interface TypeQtyDescription
ON-BOARD I/O (FMC+ Socket)
FMC+ HPC Interface24High-speed Serial IO
FMC+ HPC Interface160/80Single Ended/Differential Pair I/O
ON-BOARD I/O (FMC LPC Socket)
FMC LPC Interface4High-speed Serial IO
FMC LPC Interface68/34Single Ended/Differential Pair I/O
ON-BOARD I/O (FMC mounted IPASS Connector)
XRTC Compatible Configuration FMC Interface1PCI Express x1 Interface
ON-BOARD I/O (FMC mounted USB Connector)
XRTC Compatible Configuration FMC Interface1USB Interface
I/O (FMC mounted SATA Connectors)
XRTC Compatible Configuration FMC Interface2SATA Interfaces
ON-BOARD I/O (Commercial Grade QSPI flash for power on configuration)
XRTC Compatible Configuration FMC Interface1QSPI Flash Interface

Software

Example Vivado® Projects and Reference Schematics Available


Ordering Code
ADA-SDEV-KIT2/C
ParametercodeParameter Description
Note#

This is the Rev2 assembly, contact sales for other configuration options.
For rev1 (ADA-SDEV-KIT) pricing and availability contact sales.

Contact sales for other ordering options

Deliverables

  • ADA-SDEV-KIT2 Board
  • One Year Warranty
  • One Year Technical Support
  • Example Vivado Projects
  • Reference Schematics Available

SDEV-KIT Deliverables:

Hardware

ADM-SDEV-BASE - XCKU060-1I FPGA board

ADM-SDEV-CFG - XRTC Compatible FMC configuration board

Documentation

ADM-SDEV-BASE User Manual

ADM-SDEV-CFG User Manual

ADA-SDEV-KIT Programming Guide

ADM-SDEV-BASE Schematics (PDF)

ADM-SDEV-CFG Schematics (PDF)

ADM-SDEV-BASE Bill of Materials (EXCEL format)

ADM-SDEV-BASE PCB Layout files (Cadence Allegro format)

Firmware

Xilinx Constraints Files

Example DDR3 Memory SDK project

Example GPIO, IBERT and Clock Test projects

Software

AVR2UTIL.EXE - remote access FPGA board status monitoring utility


Additional Resources Required:

Hardware

ATX power supply - 24pin ATX12V 2.X (min 100W on +5V rail)

Xilinx Platform Cable USB II - https://www.xilinx.com/products/boards-and-kits/hw-usb-ii-g.html

USB Cable (to fit onboard Micro-USB AB connector) for remote monitoring using AVR2UTIL.EXE utility (requires separate PC to run software on)

Software

Xilinx Vivado Design Suite - 2018.1 or later



Sales Questions

For any sales questions regarding the ADA-SDEV-KIT2, please e-mail us at:

sales@alpha-data.com


Technical Support

For any technical questions regarding Alpha-Data products please e-mail us at:

support@alpha-data.com








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