2.1. Installing Quartus Prime Software
The new Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Suite design software includes everything needed to design for Intel® FPGAs, SoCs and CPLDs from design entry and synthesis to optimization, verification and simulation. The Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Suite software includes an additional Spectra-Q® engine that is optimized for future devices. The Spectra-Q® engine enables new levels of design productivity for next generation programmable devices with a set of faster and more scalable algorithms, a hierarchical database infrastructure and a unified compiler technology.
The Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Suite software is available in three editions based on specific design requirements: Pro, Standard, and Lite Edition. The Intel® Stratix® 10 FPGA Development Kit is supported by the Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition.
Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition: The Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition is optimized to support the advanced features in Intel® 's next generation FPGAs and SoCs, starting with the Intel® Arria® 10 device family and requires a paid license.
Included in the Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition are the Intel® Quartus® Prime software, Nios® II EDS and the MegaCore IP Library. To install Intel® 's development tools, download the Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition software from the Intel® Quartus® Prime Pro Edition page in the Download Center of Intel® 's website.