How do I determine what software, IP, and other resources are available as I begin the design process for the 7 series FPGA?
NOTE: This answer record is part of the Xilinx 7 Series FPGA Solution Center (Xilinx Answer 46370). The Xilinx 7 Series FPGA Solution Center is available to address all questions related to 7 series devices. Whether you are starting a new design with 7 series FPGAs or troubleshooting a problem, use the 7 Series FPGA Solution Center to guide you to the right information.
Review the available software tools and determine which are necessary for your design:
Review the available IP and determine which are necessary for your design:
Use the 7 Series FPGA Evaluation Kits to speed up development time by utilizing the Xilinx Targeted Design Platforms available for prototyping various systems. Following is a list of Xilinx Boards and Kits for the 7 series FPGAs: http://www.xilinx.com/products/boards_kits/7series.htm