1/2/4/8Gbps Fibre Channel Transport

Block Diagram

Solution Type: IP Core

End Market: Computer & Storage, Military, Test & Measurement

Evaluation Method: OpenCore

Technology: Interface Protocols: Communications

Arria Series: Arria 10, Arria V

Stratix Series: Stratix IV, Stratix V

Overview

The 1/2/4/8 FC-2 Transport Core provides a generic solution for 1Gbps to 8Gbps Fibre Channel applications. The core is designed to support standard Fibre Channel applications such as point-to-point and fabric interconnect.

Features

  • Configurable to support Gigabit (106.25Gbps Baud Rate), 2 Gigabit (2.12Gbps Baud rate), 4 Gigabit (4.24Gbps Baud rate) or 8Gbps (8.48Gbps) Fibre Cha

Device Utilization and Performance

ALUTs: 3300 Memory (256 Byte FIFOs): 6144 212.5MHz

Getting Started

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IP Quality Metrics

Basic
Year IP was first released2010
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
N
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 support-
Implementation
User InterfaceOther: FIFO Interface
IP-XACT Metadata includedN
Verification
Simulators supportedModelsim, Questa
Hardware validated N. Altera Board Name SLS Cyclone III based CoreCommander, SLS Embedded System Development Kit (ESDK)
Industry standard compliance testing performed
N
If No, is it planned?N
Interoperability
IP has undergone interoperability testing
Y
Interoperability reports available  N

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