Lattice has announced the immediate availability of Service Pack 1 for Version 7.0 of its ispLEVER FPGA design tool suite.
Complete support for the LatticeXP2 90 nm non-volatile FPGA family is included. Also available with Service Pack 1 are the Reveal Logic Analyzer, Lattice's second generation logic analysis/hardware debug tool, several enhancements that are claimed to make the Power Calculator tool even more accurate and user-friendly, and a PCI Target peripheral for the LatticeMico32 embedded open source microprocessor core.
New versions of Synplicity's Synplify synthesis and Mentor Graphics Precision RTL synthesis and ModelSim simulator tools are also available.
Lattice's ispLEVER 7.0 Service Pack 1 for Windows, LINUX and UNIX users is available immediately without charge for customers with active design tools maintenance agreements. The ispLEVER design tool suite is available for $895 in the Windows version.