Accelerating High-Speed Serial Design with Xilinx Solutions
Xilinx 7 series FPGAs deliver the highest aggregate bandwidth in the industry with up to 2.78 Tb/s. Xilinx's largest FPGA, with up to 96 13.1 Gb/s transceivers, delivers more bandwidth than any competing device. In this webcast we walk through the most common design steps, discuss Xilinx's complete suite of tools and IP to enable designers to maximize productivity and reduce time to market barriers and explore how Xilinx's scalable serial solutions enable faster design completion with the highest signal integrity.
Attendees will learn:
- Xilinx 7 series FPGA transceiver technology delivers superior jitter performance, stronger equalization, higher aggregate bandwidth and the highest transceiver counts
- Key solutions to common serial design challenges with 7 series FPGAs
- Xilinx offers IBIS AMI models for simulation and IBERT with 2D eye scan for on-chip debug
- Xilinx IP portfolio and Targeted Design Platforms for design acceleration
Kirk Saban, Senior Product Line Manager, Xilinx
Kirk Saban, Senior Product Line Manager at Xilinx, is responsible for worldwide marketing activities for the high-performance Virtex-7 T/XT FPGA families. Before joining Xilinx's worldwide marketing organization, Kirk worked as a Field Applications Engineer at Xilinx supporting Tier 1 Telecom Manufacturers. Prior to Xilinx, he began his electronics career at RTDS Technologies doing FPGA and DSP design. Kirk graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering.
Maureen Smerdon, Strategic Marketing Manager, Xilinx
Maureen Smerdon is a Strategic Marketing Manager with over 10 years experience at Xilinx, responsible for 7 series FPGA marketing and worldwide product line management of the Spartan-6 FPGA family. Prior to joining Xilinx, Maureen held marketing management roles at Lattice Semiconductor and Advanced Micro Devices. Maureen holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Technology from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
Harry Fu, Technical Marketing Manager, Xilinx
Harry Fu is a Technical Marketing Manager focusing on FPGA transceiver high-speed capability at Xilinx. His responsibilities include customer support, product demonstrations and technical collateral development. Prior to Xilinx, Harry worked at Altera in the FPGA test development area and then in applications and technical service for signal integrity. He holds a BS degree in electrical engineering from Tsinghua University and a MS degree from the University of Nevada.