The strength of the HardCopy® system development methodology is Altera's premier Quartus® II development software suite and FPGA-based front-end prototyping design process. You can start your HardCopy IV ASIC design today by targeting your design to an appropriate Stratix® IV FPGA in the latest Quartus II design software. This methodology, coupled with Altera's partnership with Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), delivers the lowest risk AND lowest total cost ASICs.
Altera offers these resources to get you started designing with HardCopy IV ASICs:
- View the webcasts for Stratix IV FPGAs and HardCopy IV ASICs
- See the information for the Stratix IV FPGA family
- Download the Stratix IV Device Handbook
- Download the Quartus II Software
For further details, contact your local Altera® sales office, representative, or distributor.