Check in:  8:30 am
Start time: 9:00 am


Continental breakfast & lunch provided*
*Participation optional to attendee

Arrow, Altera, and Linear Technology invite you to discover the latest design techniques, considerations, and tools to get your next SoC design started during our hands-on workshops. You’ll also learn about the new Altera SoC Embedded Design Suite (EDS) featuring the innovative ARM Development Studio 5 (DS-5) Altera Edition Toolkit. 


  • Introduction and Workshop Objectives
  • System Architecture Overview
  • System Design Overview & Tool Flow
  • Lab 1: Add Custom FPGA peripherals to the Cortex A9 processor using Qsys
  • Lab 2: Use ModelSim (simulation) to verify peripheral HDL code
  • Lab 3: Use System Console to verify the FPGA IP within the FPGA
  • Boot Linux & Video Demo
  • Overview of powering the SoC using Linear Technology Solutions
  • Software Architecture Overview
  • Software Design Overview & Tool Flow
  • Lab 1: Preloader and Running Bare Metal Code
  • Lab 2: uBoot, Device Tree and Hello World – Linux
  • Lab 3: Embed Code in App and Validate FPGA IP
  • Android Demo
  • Resources and further training
  • Next steps
PC System Requirements (laptop needed): 
  • Windows 7  
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Minimum of I3 core
  • Approximately 20 GB free hard disk space
  • Internet access

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