Altera's Stratix V FPGAs Provide RLDRAM 3 Memory Support

Stratix V FPGA Memory Architecture Boosts Performance of Network Infrastructure

SAN JOSE, Calif., July 26 — (PRNewswire) — Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced that its Stratix® V family of FPGAs is optimized to support Micron Technology's next-generation reduced-latency DRAM ( RLDRAM® 3 memory). Stratix V FPGAs feature a new memory architecture that delivers the FPGA industry's highest system performance with low latency and high efficiency. Stratix V FPGAs provide networking equipment manufacturers with a memory interface solution capable of transferring voice, video and data across the Internet quickly and efficiently.

"Micron's next-generation RLDRAM 3 memory is designed specifically to meet the requirements of today's high-bandwidth networking applications and enable a faster, more efficient transfer of data over the network," said Bruce Franklin, senior business development manager for Micron. "Our long-standing relationship with Altera, combined with their commitment to providing high-performance FPGA solutions, is giving designers an effective pathway to more easily implement our leading reduced-latency memory."

Stratix V FPGAs deliver a high-throughput memory interface to external memory devices such as RLDRAM 3. All of the critical circuits in the device's read/write path are hardened to simplify timing closure at very high frequencies. To complement Stratix V FPGAs, Altera offers memory controller cores and associated design software that automatically reduces design cycle time when working with external memories.

"Altera and Micron have worked together for years on advancing the system throughput of our bandwidth-constrained customer base by improving the latency and performance of the FPGA memory interface. This enables our customers to get to market quickly with highly differentiated solutions," said Luanne Schirrmeister, senior director of component product marketing at Altera. "The new innovations made to the Stratix V memory architecture enable us to deliver the most efficient memory interface targeting today's highest performance networking applications."

About Altera

Altera® programmable solutions enable system and semiconductor companies to rapidly and cost-effectively innovate, differentiate and win in their markets. Find out more about Altera's FPGA, CPLD and ASIC devices at www.altera.com. Follow Altera via Facebook, RSS and Twitter.

ALTERA, ARRIA, CYCLONE, HARDCOPY, MAX, MEGACORE, NIOS, QUARTUS, STRATIX and all other words that are identified as trademarks are, unless noted otherwise, Reg. U.S. Pat. & Tm. Off. and/or trademarks of Altera Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. All other product or service names, including RLDRAM, are the property of their respective holders.

Editor Contact:

Steve Gabriel

Altera Corporation

(408) 544-6397

Email Contact



SOURCE Altera Corporation

Contact:
Altera Corporation
Micron Technology
Steve Gabriel of Altera Corporation
Phone: +1-408-544-6397
Email Contact
Web: http://www.altera.com




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Aldec Webinar Nov 30

Featured Video
Editorial
Peggy AycinenaWhat Would Joe Do?
by Peggy Aycinena
Computer History Museum: the Future of War is Here
More Editorial  
Jobs
Principal PIC Hardware Controls Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
ASIC Design Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
Senior SW Developer for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Senior PIC Test Development Engineer for Infinera Corp at Sunnyvale, CA
REVISED***Director Product Line RF/IC for EDA Careers at San Jose, CA
Upcoming Events
“Empowering Leadership with WIT and WISDOM” at SEMI 673 South Milpitas Blvd. Milpitas CA - Nov 28, 2017
Artificial Intelligence and Convolution Neural Networks Discussion at San Jose State University Student Union Theater San Jose CA - Dec 4, 2017
Silicon Valley's Only Comprehensive Embedded Systems Conference at San Jose Convention Center 150 W. San Carlos St. San Jose CA - Dec 5 - 7, 2017
Oski Technology’s Decoding Formal Club Meeting at The Conference Center San Jose CA - Dec 7, 2017



Internet Business Systems © 2017 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise