Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
DrFPGA
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
DrFPGA   3/24/2011 10:20:03 PM
NO RATINGS
Does this apply to DDR3 as well? Can't really tell from the release. It would help if they listed some of the parameters they 'fine tune'. Good luck on hearing back from the FPGA guys. I'm sure their legal dept is now in the loop....

KARTHIKSRINIVASA.Srinivasa
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
KARTHIKSRINIVASA.Srinivasa   3/24/2011 5:59:30 AM
NO RATINGS
Xilinx supports self calibration for their memory controller IPs. Maybe other vendors support too.

Sanjib.A
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
Sanjib.A   3/24/2011 4:22:45 AM
NO RATINGS
Thank you Max! I'll continue to watch this space for any updates if you find any reply from the FPGA manufacturers.

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
Max The Magnificent   3/23/2011 6:51:42 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi there -- I pinged folks I know at all of the FPGA companies and asked them to pass a link to my article to their techno-weenie folks -- I've not heard anything back yet -- I'm not sure if this could be implemented in the FPGA as purely soft digital fabric controlling the analog PHY, or if the FPGA company would have to do stuff to the physical chip...

Sanjib.A
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
Sanjib.A   3/23/2011 5:54:53 PM
NO RATINGS
Hi Max, this is an interesting news! I would look forward to learn about what you found after talking to the folks in the FPGA companies?

Max The Magnificent
User Rank
Author
re: DDR2/DDR3 memory controller calibration IP for ASICs and FPGAs
Max The Magnificent   3/22/2011 7:43:08 PM
NO RATINGS
In a moment I'm going to ping the folks at the various FPGA companies to see if they've heard about (or are already using) this technology...



Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
Like Us on Facebook
Special Video Section
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
09:45
Watch as a web server authenticates or rejects a water ...
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
Watch as a web server authenticates or rejects a water ...
Protecting sensitive electronic circuitry from voltage ...
Power can be a gating factor in success or failure of ...
Get to market faster and connect your next product to the ...
00:44
See how microQSFP is setting a new standard for tomorrow’s ...
The LTC3649 step-down regulator combines key features of a ...
Once the base layer of a design has been taped out, making ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
The LTC2380-24 is a versatile 24-bit SAR ADC that combines ...
In this short video we show an LED light demo to ...
02:46
Wireless Power enables applications where it is difficult ...
07:41
LEDs are being used in current luxury model automotive ...
With design sizes expected to increase by 5X through 2020, ...
01:48
Linear Technology’s LT8330 and LT8331, two Low Quiescent ...
The quality and reliability of Mill-Max's two-piece ...
LED lighting is an important feature in today’s and future ...
05:27