Xcell journal issue 86
Xcell Journal issue 86’s cover story examines how Xilinx has become the first programmable logic vendor to ship a 20-nm device to customers. It also examines the upcoming products in Xilinx’s Kintex® and Virtex® UltraScale™ portfolios, including the UltraScale VU440 – a 3D FPGA that breaks Xilinx’s previous world records for capacity and transistor counts. The issue also includes a variety of fantastic methodology and how-to articles for Xilinx users of all skill levels.
X P L A N AT I O N : F P G A 1 0 1 How to Make a Custom XBD File for Xilinx Designs Creating a custom Xilinx Board Description file can be a timesaver and can help keep your design project on track. Itâ€™s not difficult to develop one for any board you are designing. 42 Xcell Journal First Quarter 2014