AN 690: PCI Express* Avalon® -MM DMA Reference Design

ID 683824
Date 5/08/2017

1.2. Reference Design Functional Description

The reference design includes the following components:

  • An Application Layer which is an Avalon-MM DMA example design generated in Platform Designer
  • An Arria® V , Arria 10, Cyclone® V , Stratix® V , or Stratix 10 Hard IP for PCI Express IP Core
  • A Linux or Windows software application and driver configured specifically for this reference design

Project Hierarchy

The reference design uses the following directory structures:

  • top — the project directory. The top-level directory is top_hw.
  • pcie_lib — includes all design files. If you modify the design, you must copy the modified files into this folder before recompiling the design.