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The v15.1 release of Quartus® Prime design software features new additions and feature enhancements to the MegaCore® IP portfolio. Click on the images below to learn about some of the exciting new features. For more information and a complete list of feature enhancements, visit our What's New in IP web page.


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Altera delivers all intellectual property (IP) as MegaCore® IPs that are built into the Quartus® Prime software. The portfolio includes IP for protocol and memory interfaces, digital signal processing (DSP), embedded processors, and related peripherals. The MegaCore IP Library is included in Quartus Prime Lite Edition, Quartus Prime Standard Edition and Quartus Prime Pro Edition. 

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Maximize Performance and Productivity with Altera and Partner IP Portfolio

Whether you need help to expedite your design schedules, gain that extra performance to differentiate your products, or both, Altera can provide the solutions you need to be successful.

Altera’s intellectual property (IP) portfolio includes a unique combination of soft and hard IP cores, along with reference designs to complement your application’s performance and IP strategies. On top of that, our straightfoward selection of development kits give you the flexibility to test multiple types of platforms using a single board. 

Altera also simplified evaluation of our IP with our no-hassle licensing OpenCore Plus feature and dynamically generated design examples which use your custom IP configuration and create an out-of-the-box hardware test platform to verify functionality and performance on hardware.  All of these are available at your fingertips by simply downloading Altera’s Quartus® Prime design software.


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To search a complete list of Altera and Partner IP offerings, see the Find IP page.
For further enquiries, please contact your local Altera sales representative or contact us at IP_Portfolio@altera.com.