The FM481 is a high performance PMC/XMC module dedicated to high bandwidth communication.
In addition to 4x 2.5Gbps optical transceivers for Fiber Channel and Gigabit Ethernet, the FM481 offers fast on-board memory resources and one Virtex-4 FX20/60 FPGA.
XC4VFX20 or XC4VFX60 with embedded PowerPC RISC processor
FPGA configuration on-board storage
Off-the-shelf IP cores; i.e. SFPDP
FPGA firmware design services available upon request
2 x 32M x 16 DDR2 SDRAM default (up to 256MB)
128Mbit flash device
Measured sustained bandwidth
64-bit 133MHz = 760Mbytes/s
64-bit 66MHz = 450Mbytes/s
32-bit 33MHz = 120Mbytes/s
I/O and Front Panel Interface
4x 2.5Gbps optical transceivers for sFPDP, Fibre Channel, Gigabit Ethernet and
Infiniband applications and other fiber optic based communication standard
PMC connector Pn4 64 user I/Os
4DSP’s Software design Tool Stellar IP . A simple way to design FPGA firmware
with automated code and bitstream generation.
FPGA reference design
Software GUI for card control
Software utility to program on-board Flash with FPGA configuration data
Device driver for Windows 2000/XP, Linux and VxWorks
Test /demonstration application
Custom FPGA firmware /application /driver development available upon request