Category Archives: FPGA Design

Intel Acquires Omnitek, Strengthens FPGA Video and Vision Offering

17/04/2019, hardwarebee

Intel Corporation today announced the acquisition of Omnitek, a leading provider of optimized video and vision FPGA IP solutions. Omnitek’s technology enables customized high-performance vision and artificial intelligence (AI) inferencing capabilities on FPGAs for customers across a range of end markets. Omnitek’s IP addresses demanding application requirements in areas such

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Overview of Lookup Tables in FPGA Design

17/04/2019, hardwarebee

FPGAs are reconfigurable chips that are made up of individual logic blocks, each of which is composed of a flip flop and a Lookup Table.
 

 
You might have heard of the Lookup table being referred to here and there and wondered what it does. if you are

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What is a FPGA and what does it do?

11/03/2019, hardwarebee

Let’s take a few steps back… in the beginning, there was the transistor. This was a form of electronic amplifier or switch that, unlike the prevailing vacuum tubes of the early days, could be made small. In the late 1950s, a bunch of companies, including Texas Instruments under the leadership

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What is an FPGA? How does it work?

05/03/2019, hardwarebee

This is a guest post by Jose Soares Augusto, Instructor of courses on circuits and electronics for almost 30 years.
 
I usually introduce the FPGA (Field-Programmable Gate Array) by saying it is like a Lego box, filled with many instances of several types of blocks. Instead of Lego blocks, the FPGA

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FPGA Basics

04/03/2019, hardwarebee

More and more companies are using FPGAs as a key component in their electronic product. If you are reading this article, you are probably interested in learning more about FPGA Basics.
 
So, let us dive into the very basics of FPGA technology.
 
What is an FPGA
 
An

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FPGA vs GPU, What to Choose?

27/02/2019, hardwarebee

Whenever you are starting a new project, one of the first steps is to determine what technologies you will be needing in order to start the development process, knowing that you will meet the target cost and performance.
 
In fact, today there are several technologies to choose from, but

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