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Solution Type: IP Core

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

Evaluation Method: Source Code

Technology: Interface Protocols: PCI Express

Arria Series: Arria 10, Arria V

Stratix Series: Stratix V


XpressRICH3-AXI is an enterprise class PCIe interface Soft IP with configurable AMBA AXI3/AXI4 user interfaces and high-performance DMAs, address translation, ordering rules observance, ECAM, data protection (ECC, ECRC). With SR-IOV, 6 BARs+ EPROM and Open interrupt interface supports, it enables NVM Express and SATA Express implementation. Benefiting from a close collaboration with ARM®, XpressRICH3-AXI is the most advanced PCIe interfacing solution for ARM embedded processors, featuring a unique architecture and features specifically engineered for AMBA AXI based System-on-Chip.


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    IP Quality Metrics

    Year IP was first released2012
    Latest version of Quartus supported15.1
    Altera Customer Use
    IP has been successfully implemented in production with at least one customerY

    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
    Parameterization GUI allowing end user to configure IPY
    IP core is enabled for OpenCore Plus SupportN
    Source language
    Testbench languageVerilog
    Software drivers providedY
    Driver OS supportLinux , Windows
    User InterfaceAXI
    IP-XACT Metadata includedN
    Simulators supportedPLDA
    Hardware validated Y. Altera Board Name XpressGX5LP
    Industry standard compliance testing performed
    If yes, which test(s)?PCI-SIG
    If yes, on which Altera device(s)?STRATIX V
    If Yes, date performed
    IP has undergone interoperability testing
    Interoperability reports available  Y

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