Overview:
This webinar will provide an introduction to the recently
announced Xilinx Targeted Design Platforms for 7 series FPGAs. In addition to
technical details of the new Kintex™-7 KC705 Evaluation Kit, Virtex®-7 VC707
Evaluation Kit and Kintex-7 FPGA DSP Kit, this broadcast will give a preview of upcoming Xilinx 7 series platforms.

Xilinx accelerates the
development of 7 series FPGA designs through the immediate availability of
Targeted Design Platforms. These platforms allow users to quickly evaluate the
performance, power and IO bandwidth advantages of 7 series FPGA devices and
design tools and to begin early development before final production boards are
available. An extensive set of reference designs accelerate learning curves and
can be reused in end customer designs to accelerate development.

Attendees will learn:

  • How to accelerate your next design with Xilinx Targeted Design Platforms
  • Technical details of the Kintex-7 KC705 Evaluation Kit, the Virtex-7 VC707
    Evaluation Kit and the Kintex-7 DSP kit
  • Information about upcoming Xilinx 7 series platforms

Presenter:
Evan
Leal, Senior Product Marketing Manager

Evan Leal is a Senior Product
Marketing Manager for Platform Solutions at Xilinx, responsible for the entire
lifecycle of Kintex™-7 and Artix™-7 development kits including product planning,
rollout, promotion and end of life. Evan has over 14 years experience in various
management, marketing and application engineering roles. His most recent focus
has been on development kits where he planned and brought to market numerous
development kits including the recently announced Kintex-7 FPGA KC705 Evaluation
kit. Evan previously held positions at Altera, Lockheed Martin and IBM. He has a
BSEE degree from Cal Poly University, San Luis Obispo.