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Access the runtime or development software packages for the Intel® FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card (Intel® FPGA PAC) N3000

Two variants of Intel® FPGA PAC N3000 are available. Select from the following table to access the corresponding Intel Acceleration Stack for your variant.

Variant Acceleration Stack Version Part Number Comment
Intel® FPGA PAC N3000 v1.1

BD-NFV-N3000-1 (10 GbE)

BD-NVV-N3000-2 (25 GbE) 

Standard Intel FPGA PAC N3000
Intel FPGA PAC N3000-N v1.3.1 BD-NVV-N3000-3 Higher thermal capability, NEBS-friendly

Intel® Acceleration Stack Version 1.3.1

Select Download - Intel® Acceleration Stack Version 1.3.1

Acceleration Stack for Runtime

Components

Description

Purpose

Smaller footprint package for software development of runtime host application and deployment.

Intel® Acceleration Stack version

Intel Acceleration Stack Version 1.3.1 for Intel FPGA PAC N3000-N.

Intel Quartus® Prime software and interfaces

Not required. Pre-compiled binaries and FPGA images are provided in the release.

Validated operating system

 
10 GbE Not Supported
25 GbE
  • CentOS version 7.6, Kernel 4.19 with support for real-time kernel
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 8.2, Kernel 4.18 with support for real-time kernel.
Supported Intel FPGA PAC N3000 part number
  • BD-NVV-N3000-2 (standard thermal, 25 GbE)
  • BD-NVV-N3000-3 (higher thermal capability, 25 GbE)

Validated servers

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User guide Intel Acceleration Stack User Guide: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000-N.

Release notes

Intel Acceleration Stack for Intel Xeon® CPU with FPGAs version v1.3.1 release Notes: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000-N.

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Acceleration Stack for FPGA Development

Components

Description

Purpose

Accelerator function and host application

Intel Acceleration Stack Version

Intel Acceleration Stack Version 1.3.1 for Intel FPGA PAC N3000-N

Intel Quartus Prime software and interfaces

Includes Intel Quartus Prime Pro Edition software version 19.2. Software and related interfaces (SR-IOV, low latency 25/40 Gbps Ethernet MAC/PHY) are provided in the release

Validated operating system

 
10 GbE Not Supported
25 GbE
  • CentOS version 7.6, Kernel 4.19 with support for real-time kernel
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Supported Intel FPGA PAC N3000 part number
  • BD-NVV-N3000-2 (standard thermal, 25 GbE)
  • BD-NVV-N3000-3 (higher thermal capability, 25 GbE)

Validated servers

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User guide Intel Acceleration Stack User Guide: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000-N

Release notes

Intel Acceleration Stack for Intel Xeon CPU with FPGAs Version v1.3.1 Release Notes: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000-N

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Intel® Acceleration Stack Version 1.1

Step 1 - Select Download - Intel® Acceleration Stack Version 1.1

Acceleration Stack for Runtime

Components

Description

Purpose

Smaller footprint package for software development of runtime host application and deployment.

Intel Acceleration Stack version

Intel Acceleration Stack version 1.1 for Intel FPGA PAC N3000.

Intel Quartus Prime software and interfaces

Not required. Pre-compiled binaries and FPGA images provided in the release.

 

For FPGA Development, download v1.3.1 and install Quartus content. See Step 4 below.

Validated operating system

 
10 GbE
  • CentOS version 7.6, Kernel 3.10 and 4.19
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) version 7.6,  Kernel 3.10.
25 GbE
  • CentOS version 7.6, Kernel 3.10 and 4.19
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) version 7.6,  Kernel 3.10
  • Red Hat version 8.2, Kernel 4.18 with support for real-time kernel. (Please follow 1.3.1 download instructions)

Validated servers

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User guide Intel Acceleration Stack User Guide: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000.

Release notes

Intel Acceleration Stack for Intel Xeon CPU with FPGAs Version v1.1 Release Notes: Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000.

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Step 2 - Select Configuration (Download compatible configuration)

2x2x25GbE Configuration Installer

Compatible Hardware

BD-NVV-N3000-2
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4x25GbE Configuration Installer

Compatible Hardware

BD-NVV-N3000-2
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8x10GbE Configuration Installer

Compatible Hardware

BD-NFV-N3000-1
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Step 3 - Download Mandatory Updates

Download all updates below:

Software Update 1

Intel FPGA PAC N3000

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Software Update 2

Intel FPGA PAC N3000

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Step 4

For FPGA Development support, download the Intel Acceleration Stack v1.3.1 Development Installer and install the Intel Quartus Prime components using the following command:

sudo ./n3000-1.3.8-3-dev-el7-setup.sh-y -t quartus source --owner <user [:group]>

*Customer notice: Ensure that your system meets the minimum requirements before you proceed to install the Intel Acceleration Stack. Please follow the steps documented in Intel Acceleration Stack Quick Start Guide for Intel FPGA Programmable Acceleration Card N3000.

Please check that your server OEM supports the Intel Acceleration Stack Version v1.1 for Intel FPGA PAC N3000 prior to proceeding with the download.