5.1. PCIe-based Design Example Hardware Prerequisites
The minimum hardware requirement for the design examples are as follows:
- Desktop computer or server with at least 1 free PCIe slot
- Minimum RAM: 48GB
- Minimum storage: 100GB SSD
- Intel® Programmable Acceleration Card (PAC) with Intel® Arria® 10 GX FPGA
This board is required by the PCIe-based design example for Intel® Arria® 10 devices.
- Terasic* DE10-Agilex Development Board
This board is required by the PCIe-based design example for Intel Agilex® 7 devices.
Additional Hardware Requirements for the Intel® PAC with Intel® Arria® 10 GX FPGA
The Intel® PAC with Intel® Arria® 10 GX FPGA requires server-level cooling with a dual-fan graphics card cooler or another appropriate fan.
Contact your Intel representative for specific cooling solution suggestions. Quote case 14016255788 when contacting your representative.
The Intel® PAC with Intel® Arria® 10 GX FPGA must have firmware version 1.2.1.