Paris, France – February 10, 2015 - ReFLEX CES, a provider of Modified-Off-The-Shelf (MOTS) solutions and turnkey embedded systems, has added the hardware businesses of its sister companies in the PLDA Group, PLDA and Accelize. Effective from January 1st 2015, FPGA-based boards and the SOM (System-on-Module) product lines have been transferred to the ReFLEX CES portfolio.
XpressRICH4 offers 16 GB/s performance, flexible configurations, SR-IOV, and advanced data protection
PLDA, the company that designs and sells intellectual property (IP) cores and prototyping tools for ASICs and FPGAs, has optimized its ASIC intellectual property (IP) cores for the next generation of the ubiquitous and general purpose PCI Express® I/O specification, 4.0. PLDA’s proven 3.0 architecture enables easy migration to PCIe 4.0, with no interface changes necessary, and preserves existing behavior for seamless integration.
By Philippe Legros, Product Design Architect, PLDA
While server virtualization is being widely deployed in an effort to reduce costs and optimize data center resource usage, an additional key area where virtualization has an opportunity to shine is in the area of I/O performance and its role in enabling more efficient application execution.
PLDA and GUC Announce a tested and reliable PCIe Controller and PHY combination, optimized for storage applications
PLDA XpressRICH3 PCIe controller and GUC PCIe PHY combo delivers a high performance, integrated solution, optimizing time-to-market
SAN JOSE, Calif. (June 9, 2014) — PLDA, the industry leader in PCI Express® IP solutions and GUC, the Flexible ASIC LeaderTM , today announced a combined PCIe Gen 3 Controller IP and PHY IP solution, optimized for the needs of the storage market. The combined PCIe 3.0 Controller/PHY solution is in initial production and has been incorporated into a demo board.
Conquering the challenges of PCIe with NVMe in order to deliver highly competitive Enterprise PCIe SSD
Executive Summary: To help leading storage companies address the booming demand of PCI SSD (Solid State Drive), PLDA enhances the end-to-end data integrity functionality of its PCIe soft IP products and showcases a NVMe demo on its hardware.
PCIe, a key enabling technology in the Enterprise Solid State Drive Market
Using the same silicon-proven IP found in PLDA’s XpressRICH3 product, PLDA’s PCIe 4.0 controller IP and Bus Functional Model (BFM) enable SoC and ASIC designers to quickly incorporate PCIe 4.0. PLDA provides testing and integration with third party PHYs, delivering a complete and flexible PCIe 4.0 solution.
PCIe 4.0 is the next evolution of the widely implemented PCI Express I/O specification. At 16Gbps, the interconnect performance bandwidth will be doubled over the current PCIe 3.0 specification, while preserving compatibility with software and mechanical interfaces.
PLDA PCIe 4.0 Benefits
PLDA’s XpressRICH3-AXI™ PCI Express® 3.0 IP with AMBA AXI Support Passes PCI-SIG® PCIe® 3.0 Compliance Testing
PLDA’s PCI Express 3.0 IP with AXI passes the PCI-SIG rigorous testing process, ensuring ease-of-integration and first-pass silicon success for its global customer base.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (January 14, 2014) — PLDA, the industry leader in PCI Express® and interface IP solutions today announced that its XpressRICH3-AXI™ PCI Express® (PCIe®) 3.0 solution with AMBA AXI support, passed all Gold and Interoperability tests performed by the PCI-SIG® committee during its most recent workshop in December 2013. The testing was conducted using the PLDA XpressRICH3-AXI IP, running in an add-in card configuration on Xilinx® KC705 board, based on a Xilinx Kintex®-7 FPGA.
PLDA and Fastor Systems Announce implementation of PLDA’s industry leading PCIe IP with DMA into upcoming NVMe Solid State Drive from Fastor Systems
Fastor System Solution uses the power of PCIe and DMA to implement networking concepts in an SSD
SAN JOSE, Calif. (November 14, 2013) — PLDA, the industry leader in PCI Express® IP solutions and Fastor Systems, an innovative provider of Solid State Drives for enterprise and cloud applications, today announced the incorporation of PLDA’s PCIe IP with advanced built-in DMA into an upcoming Fastor Systems’ NVMe Solid State Drive.
PLDA announces enhanced SR-IOV support in their XpressRICH3 PCI Express Gen3 IP Solution, providing up to 512 virtual functions on a single PCIe instance
PLDA’s SR-IOV solution accelerates development of virtualized applications through use of an industry standard, easy-to-configure PCI Express interface.