DSMART - ISO 7816 based smart card reader

Block Diagram

Solution Type: IP Core

End Market: Automotive, Broadcast, Consumer, Industrial, Medical, Military, Test & Measurement

Evaluation Method: OpenCore, OpenCore Plus

Technology: Processors and Peripherals: Peripherals

Arria Series: Arria 10, Arria V, Arria 10 SoC, Arria V SoC

Cyclone Series: Cyclone IV, Cyclone V, Cyclone V SoC

MAX Series: MAX 10, MAX V

Stratix Series: Stratix IV, Stratix V

Overview

The DSMART is a fast, versatile and cost-competitive core intended for smart card reader applications. It provides a communication interface with a smart card, based on ISO 7816-3/EMV4.2 requirements. DCD's IP Core implements the hardware support for both T0 character oriented protocol and T1 block oriented protocol. It has been designed to combine highly reduced CPU utilization and low area consumption, it is able to activate and deactivate cards, perform resets, handle ATR reception and many additional features. Configuration options enable user to adjust the DSMART to his needs and choose the proprietary options, which will be the most suitable for his design. Data transfer to and from the host system can be interrupt-driven or executed through Direct Memory Access (DMA). The automatic convention detection and decoding mechanism ensure the exact result regardless of the used convention.

Features

    Device Utilization and Performance

    Provided in the product datasheet.

    Getting Started

    For additional information, contact Digital Core Design at: Wroclawska 94 41-902 Bytom Poland Tel: +48 32 2828266 Fax: +48 32 2827437 E-mail: aleads@dcd.pl Website: http://www.digitalcoredesign.com

    IP Quality Metrics

    Basic
    Year IP was first released2013
    Latest version of Quartus supported15.1
    Altera Customer Use
    IP has been successfully implemented in production with at least one customerY
    Deliverables

    Customer deliverables include the following:

    • Design file (encrypted source code or post-synthesis netlist)
    • Simulation model for ModelSim Altera edition
    • Timing and/or layout constraints
    • Testbench or design example
    • Documentation with revision control
    • Readme file
    Y
    Any additional customer deliverables provided with IP
    TBD
    Parameterization GUI allowing end user to configure IPY
    IP core is enabled for OpenCore Plus SupportY
    Source language
    Verilog; VHDL
    Testbench languageVerilog; VHDL
    Software drivers providedY
    Driver OS supportTBD
    Implementation
    User InterfaceAXI; Avalon-MM
    IP-XACT Metadata includedN
    Verification
    Simulators supportedModelSim
    Hardware validated Y. Altera Board Name DE1, DE2
    Industry standard compliance testing performed
    N
    If No, is it planned?Y
    Interoperability
    IP has undergone interoperability testing
    N
    Interoperability reports available  N

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