PLDA Introduces XpressRICH4: The PCIe 4.0 Controller of Choice When Performance Matters

XpressRICH4 offers 16 GB/s performance, flexible configurations, SR-IOV, and advanced data protection

SAN JOSE, Calif. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — November 25, 2014 — PLDA, the company that designs and sells intellectual property (IP) cores and prototyping tools, has introduced XpressRICH4, a highly configurable PCIe 4.0 interface soft IP designed for ASIC implementations and seamless FPGA prototyping implementations. Building on PLDA’s long history of numerous tape-outs in leading-edge process technologies, XpressRICH4 includes advanced features such as single root I/O virtualization (SR-IOV) and data-path protection. The controller uses the latest generation of the PCIe specs, making it a perfect choice for enterprise-class applications requiring the highest performance, reliability, and flexibility.

“PCIe performance (16 GB/s) is required for emerging new technologies in markets such as storage, servers, test and measurement, and networking for big data applications. Because PCIe 4.0 doubles performance, maximum throughput is expected,” said Stephane Hauradou, CTO of PLDA. “XpressRICH4 is one of the first PCIe controllers on the market to provide PCIe 4.0 performance. Early adopters are using it for projects such as TSMC silicon target 16nm FinFET designs and 28nm roadmap designs.”

PLDA has over 18 years of experience in the design of IP cores for ASIC and FPGA design, specializing in high-speed interface protocols and technologies, with a specific focus on PCIe. Over 5,700 customers have used PLDA cores for several hundred ASIC and FPGA tapeouts. This rich history, along with acclaimed 24/7 global support, has made possible early delivery of a PCIe 4.0 product with the flexibility of the PHY and foundry interoperability. PLDA’s PCIe products are integrated in various ongoing projects with multiple 16 GB PHYs.

XpressRICH4 offers:

  • Support for endpoint, root port, switch and bridge at 16 GB/s per lane. SR-IOV, empowering faster virtualization
  • Data protection (ECC, ECRC), a must-have for storage applications.
  • Pipe configurations of 16-bit, 32-bit, and 64-bit for maximum flexibility and multiPHY compliance.

For additional information, please visit the XpressRICH4 product website.

About PLDA Group

PLDA designs and sells intellectual property (IP) cores and prototyping tools for ASICs and FPGAs that aim to accelerate time to market for embedded electronic designers. The company specializes in high-speed interface protocols and technologies such as PCIe and Ethernet. PLDA provides IP cores with a complete set of tools, including FPGA production-ready and prototyping cards, system-on-module components, drivers, APIs and testbenches. These products benefit from a global support and sales organization able to sustain over 5,800 ASIC and FPGA customers worldwide. PLDA is a global company with offices in North America (San Jose, California) and in Europe (France, Italy, Bulgaria).

All trademarks or registered trademarks mentioned in this release are the intellectual property of their respective owners.



Contact:

Cayenne Communication LLC
Michelle Clancy, 1-252-940-0981
Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article

Featured Video
Editorial
Jeff RoweJeff's MCAD Blogging
by Jeff Rowe
Re-Use Your CAD: The ModelCHECK Handbook
Jobs
Business Partner Manager for Cityworks - Azteca Systems, LLC at Sandy, UT
GIS Analyst II for Air Worldwide at Boston, MA
Upcoming Events
Design & Manufacturing, Feb 7 - 9, 2017 Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, CA at Anaheim Convention Center Anaheim CA - Feb 7 - 9, 2017
Innorobo 2017 at Docks de Paris Paris France - May 16 - 18, 2017
Display Week 2017 at Los Angeles Convention Center 1201 S Figueroa St Los Angeles CA - May 21 - 26, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2016 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
595 Millich Dr., Suite 216, Campbell, CA 95008
+1 (408)-337-6870 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy Policy Advertise