IntelliProp NVMe-to-SATA Bridge (IPP-NV186A-BR)

Block Diagram

Solution Type: IP Core

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

Evaluation Method: OpenCore Plus

Technology: Interface Protocols: PCI Express

Arria Series: Arria 10, Arria 10 SoC

Overview

The IntelliProp IPP-NV186A-BR is an NVMe-to-SATA Bridge that utilizes the IntelliProp NVMe Target IP Core and the IntelliProp SATA AHCI Host Core to create an NVMe-to-SATA protocol bridge. The bridge is architected such that the command submissions, completion notifications and data transmissions may be either passed through without interruption or intercepted for analysis or modification. The architecture implements a ”sandbox” area in the bridge so that IntelliProp customers may implement custom RTL and/or firmware in the bridge. The NVMe protocol interface is compliant to the NVM Express 1.3 specification and the SATA interface is compliant with the SATA 3.3 specification as defined by the Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO). Applications for the IPP-NV186A-BR include: High performance read/write caching ; LBA Remapping; Namespace manipulation; Data encryption/compression; Endpoint aggregation.

Features

    Device Utilization and Performance

    Please contact IntelliProp for FPGA device specific performance and utilization information.

    Getting Started

    Please contact IntelliProp at info@intelliprop.com to discuss specific needs for your project.

    IP Quality Metrics

    Basic
    Year IP was first released2016
    Latest version of Quartus supported16.1
    Altera Customer Use
    IP has been successfully implemented in production with at least one customerN
    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
    Synthesis and place and route scripts
    Parameterization GUI allowing end user to configure IPY
    IP core is enabled for OpenCore Plus SupportN
    Source language
    Verilog
    Testbench languageVerilog
    Software drivers providedN
    Driver OS supportn/a
    Implementation
    User InterfaceAvalon-MM
    IP-XACT Metadata includedN
    Verification
    Simulators supportedModelsim
    Hardware validated Y. Altera Board Name Arria 10
    Industry standard compliance testing performed
    N
    If No, is it planned?N
    Interoperability
    IP has undergone interoperability testing
    N
    Interoperability reports available  N

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