Category Archives: FPGA Design

Introduction to Gate Array Technology

30/03/2020, hardwarebee

Gate Array is a technology that an engineer can use to design and then produce chips or ASICs. also referred to as Uncommitted Logic Arrays (ULAs) and semi-custom chips, the gate array approach allows for more flexibility and versatility. You have a prefabricated chip that comprises of all of the

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FPGA Synthesis Basics

30/03/2020, hardwarebee

FPGA stands for Field Programmable Gate Array and is one of the most frequently and widely used and implemented kinds of semiconductor chips across a wide array of applications and industries. In recent decades, the applications of FPGAs have only grown, and it is has become as one of the

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Programmable Logic Devices (PLD) Overview

01/03/2020, hardwarebee

What Are PLDs?
 
PLD stands for Programmable Logic Device. A Programmable Logic Device is an individual, programmable electronic chip which can be used as an element to build digital circuits that can be reconfigured. Programmable Logic Devices have programmable elements that can be modified and programmed using a special

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FPGA Common Applications

15/02/2020, hardwarebee

The modern world revolves around technology and its evolution. W largely depend on the growth and  improvement of technology to produce convenience and satisfaction in our lives, whether it is from a routine or a business and industrial perspective. Semiconductor chips and devices play a big role in the development

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Clock Domain Crossing Techniques for FPGA

10/02/2020, hardwarebee

This document provides an overview of the importance of clock domain crossing (CDC) and introduces the reader to methods and techniques for taking care of clock domain crossing so that the design meets all functional requirements for a stable design. Improper clock domain crossing can cause the design to stop

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Lattice Diamond FPGA Development Tool Receives Key Industrial and Automotive Functional Safety Certifications

24/01/2020, hardwarebee

HILLSBORO, OR – January 23, 2019 – Lattice Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: LSCC), the low power programmable leader, today announced that its easy to use Lattice Diamond® FPGA design and verification software environment (version 3.10 Service Pack 3) is certified as compliant with the IEC 61508 and ISO 26262 functional safety standards. These standards are widely used by

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