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Start up the terminal emulator, turn on the developmentboard, and, after the power-on self-test, type ’7’ (to boot the configuration in slot 7). 28. With the “Hello World” application running on the board, you have successfully completed your first Platform FPGA project! We will rely on some of this basic knowledge going forward when we begin to assemble more complex hardware cores and base systems. At this point, we recommend spending some time exploring these tools and becoming familiar with many of their options and functions as possible.

With this hardware, the main tasks of the software are to (i) recognize the presence of a subject by their RFID, (ii) interact with the staff and operate the spectrometer, and (iii) communicate with the central server over the network. 3. Discussion Both solutions are reasonable approaches and both meet the functional requirements of the problem, but which one is better? To answer this question, we will consider a number of factors, including quantitative measures (such as cost) and qualitative measures (such as how well does it serve the customer’s goals).

2. Xilinx, Inc. (2009d June). 2. Yaghmour, K. (2003). Building embedded Linux systems. Sebastopol, CA, USA: O’Reilly & Associated, Inc. ” Lewis Carroll Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865) The intention of this book is to show how to build embedded systems where the FPGA is the central computing device. The goal is not to teach how to design and fabricate an FPGA or show how to develop computer-aided design (CAD) tools for FPGA devices. Nonetheless, to meet the complex performance metrics described in the previous chapter, a good system designer has to understand how the programmable logic devices are manufactured, their basic electrical characteristics, and their general architectures.

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