Intel® Quartus® Prime Standard Edition User Guide: PCB Design Tools

ID 683619
Date 9/24/2018
Document Table of Contents

1.5.1. Performing Early Pin-Out SSN Analysis

In the early stages of your design cycle, before you create pin location for your design, use the early pin-out flow to obtain preliminary SSN analysis results.
To obtain useful SSN results, you must define the top-level ports of your design, but your design files do not have to be complete.

Performing Early Pin-Out SSN Analysis with the ESE Tool

If you know the I/O standards and signaling standards for your design, you can use the ESE tool to perform an initial SSN evaluation.