Stratix® V Device Handbook: Volume 1: Device Interfaces and Integration

ID 683665
Date 10/18/2023
Document Table of Contents

8.14. Configuration, Design Security, and Remote System Upgrades in Stratix V Devices Revision History

Document Version Changes
2023.10.18 Updated the notes in Security Modes for clarity.
2020.07.24 Added topic: I/O Standards and Drive Strength for Configuration Pins.
  • Removed topic: I/O Standards and Drive Strength for Configuration Pins.
  • Updated the User Mode topic.
2019.10.03 Added a note to Device Configuration Pins to state that the DCLK, AS_DATA0/ASDO, AS_DATA1, AS_DATA2, AS_DATA3, and nCSO pins have 25 kOhm pull-up resistors when the MSEL pins are set to AS configuration scheme.
  • Updated the Active Serial Configuration topic.
  • Updated Figure: AS Configuration Timing Waveform.
Date Version Changes
December 2017 2017.12.15 Added description in the I/O Standards and Drive Strength for Configuration Pins table.
December 2016 2016.12.09
  • Removed 1.8 V and 2.5 V VCCPGM for AS mode in MSEL Pin Settings for Each Configuration Scheme of Stratix V Devices table.
  • Added note to Power Up and Reset states in the Configuration Sequence for Stratix V Devices diagram.
  • Changed the term "configuration mode" to "configuration scheme" when referring to a configuration scheme.
June 2016 2016.06.10
  • Added a note to specify the time between nCSO falling edge to first toggle of DCLK is more than 15ns in AS Configuration Timing figure.
December 2015 2015.12.21
  • Changed instances of Quartus II to Quartus Prime.
  • Added the CvP_CONFDONE pin to the Configuration Pin Summary for Stratix V Devices table.
  • Added the I/O Standards and Drive Strength for Configuration Pins table.
  • Updated the voltage supported for the AS x1 and x4 configuration scheme in the MSEL Pin Settings for Each Configuration Scheme of Stratix V Devices table.
June 2015 2015.06.12
  • Added timing waveforms for FPP, AS, and PS configuration.
  • Updated the Trace Length and Loading Guideline section.
  • Updated data rate to x8 in the Supported Security Modes table.
January 2015 2015.01.23 Added the Transmitting Configuration Data section.
June 2014 2014.06.30
  • Updated Figure 8-17: JTAG Configuration of a Single Device Using a Download Cable.
  • Updated Figure 8-19: JTAG Configuration of Multiple Devices Using a Download Cable.
  • Updated the maximum clock rate for Partial Reconfiguration in Table 8-1.
  • Updated the MSEL pin settings recommendation in the MSEL Pin Settings section.
January 2014 2014.01.10
  • Updated the Enabling Remote System Upgrade Circuitry section.
  • Updated the Configuration Pin Summary section.
  • Updated Figure 8-3, Figure 8-7, and Figure 8-14.
June 2013 2013.06.11 Updated the Configuration Error Handling section.
May 2013 2013.05.10 Removed support for active serial multi-device configuration using the same configuration data.
May 2013 2013.05.06
  • Added link to the known document issues in the Knowledge Base.
  • Added the ALTCHIP_ID megafunction section.
  • Added links for AS, PS, FPP, and JTAG configuration timing to device datasheet.
  • Updated "Connection Setup for Programming the EPCS Using the JTAG Interface" and "Connection Setup for Programming the EPCQ Using the JTAG Interface" figures.
  • Updated CvP support for partial reconfiguration in the Table 8-1: Configuration Modes and Features Supported by Stratix V Devices.
  • Moved all links to the Related Information section of respective topics for easy reference.
March 2013 2013.03.04 Remove a note to the nIO_PULLUP pin in Table 8-3: Configuration Pin Summary for Stratix® V Devices.
December 2012 2012.12.28
  • Added configuration modes and features for Stratix® V devices.
  • Reorganized content and updated template.
June 2012 1.7
  • Added MAX V devices.
  • Updated Figure 9-2, Figure 9-3, Figure 9-11, Figure 9-16, Figure 9-17, Figure 9-20, and Figure 9-23.
  • Updated Table 9-4, Table 9-5, Table 9-7, Table 9-11, and Table 9-12.
  • Updated "MSEL Pin Settings" and "FPP Multi-Device Configuration" sections.
February 2012 1.6
  • Updated "Security Key Types" section.
  • Updated Table 9-10.
December 2011 1.5
  • Updated "FPP Configuration Timing", "JTAG Secure Mode", and "Security Key Types" sections.
  • Updated Table 9-8.
November 2011 1.4
  • Updated Table 9-5, Table 9-9, and Table 9-14.
  • Updated Figure 9-8, Figure 9-9, and Figure 9-21.
  • Updated "AS Multi-Device Configuration" and "Active Serial Configuration (Serial Configuration Devices)" sections.
May 2011 1.3
  • Chapter moved to volume 2 for the 11.0 release.
  • Added "Remote System Upgrades Using EPCQ 256" and "JTAG Secure Mode" sections.
  • Updated Table 9-5.
  • Updated "Configuration", "Configuration Error", "Programming EPCS and EPCQ", "JTAG Configuration", "Remote Update Mode", and "Design Security" sections.
  • Minor text edits.
January 2011 1.2
  • Updated Table 9-7, Table 9-8, Table 9-12, and Table 9-14.
  • Updated Figure 9-15 and Figure 9-21.
  • Updated "User Watchdog Timer", "DCLK-to-DATA[] Ratio for FPP Configuration", "VCCPD Pin", "POR Delay Specification", and "Programming EPCS and EPCQ" sections.
December 2010 1.1 No changes to the content of this chapter for the Quartus II software 10.1.
July 2010 1.0 Initial release.