Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Episode 30: FPGAs



Patrick's hiking extravaganza.  Jason's move across town.
Book of the Show
Tool of the Show


  • ROM as a PLD
  • CPLD
  • FPGA
  • Schematic
  • Hardware Definition Language (VHDL & Verilog)
  • RTL vs Structured
  • Interacting with the processor
    • Serial connection
    • Memory Mapped
  • Parallelism (i/o)
  • Speed
  • Relatively Difficult to program
  • Testing can be hard
  • Lack of good tool
  • Expensive tools
  • Embedded Cores
  • Soft Cores
  • Reprogramming on the fly


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