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Kintex-7 Design Hub - Connectivity Kit

The Kintex-7 FPGA Connectivity Kit is a 20Gb/s platform for high-bandwidth and high-performance applications containing all the necessary hardware, software and IP to power quickly through your evaluation and development of connectivity systems. This includes a 20Gb/s targeted reference design featuring PCI Express, a DMA IP core from Northwest Logic, 10GBase-R, AXI, and a Virtual FIFO memory controller interfacing to an external DDR3 memory. To control and monitor this design, the board includes a connectivity GUI built on Fedora Live OS which includes all the software drivers. Additionally, this board contains the relevant SFP+ FMC daughter card, cable and transceiver modules needed to utilize this design.

This kit includes the KC705 Evaluation Board featuring the XC7K325T-2FFG900C FPGA.

Board Files

Board Files

Support Resources

Support Resources

References listed below are specific to Kintex-7 Connectivity Kit. Please refer to the KC705 Evaluation Kit Design Hub for additional resources.

Solution Center and Known IssuesDate
 Xilinx Boards and Kits Solution Center02/15/2016
 Kintex-7 FPGA Connectivity Kit and Targeted Reference Design - Release Notes and Known Issues Master Answer Record05/13/2013