Streaming DMA Accelerator Functional Unit User Guide: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card D5005

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Date 11/04/2019

1.4. Acceleration Glossary

Table 3.  Acceleration Stack for Intel® Xeon® CPU with FPGAs Glossary
Term Abbreviation Description
Intel® Acceleration Stack for Intel® Xeon® CPU with FPGAs Acceleration Stack

A collection of software, firmware and tools that provides performance-optimized connectivity between an Intel® FPGA and an Intel® Xeon® processor.

Intel® FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card Intel FPGA PAC

PCIe* FPGA accelerator card.

Contains an FPGA Interface Manager (FIM) that pairs with an Intel® Xeon® processor over the PCIe* bus.

OPAE_PLATFORM_ROOT   A Linux shell environment variable set up during the process of installing the OPAE SDK delivered with the Acceleration Stack.