Define Your Design Methodology

Intel provides a complete suite of development tools for every stage of your design for Intel® FPGAs, CPLDs, and SoCs. Whether you are creating a complex FPGA design as a hardware engineer, writing software for an embedded processor as a software developer, modeling a digital signal processing (DSP) algorithm, or focusing on system design, Intel has a tool that can help.

Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Software

The Intel® Quartus® Prime Design Software is a multiplatform design environment that easily adapts to your specific needs in all phases of FPGA, CPLD, and SoC designs. The Intel® Quartus® Prime Software delivers the highest performance and productivity for Intel® FPGAs, CPLDs, and SoCs.

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Simulation Tools 

These pre-design tools allow you to evaluate performance, run behavioral simulation, and more.

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High Level Design

Intel® FPGA SDK for OpenCL™ Software Technology

With the Intel® FPGA SDK for Open Computing Language (OpenCL™), you develop FPGA designs in C using a high-level software flow. OpenCL and the OpenCL logo are trademarks of Apple Inc. used by permission by Khronos.

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Intel® High-Level Synthesis (HLS) Compiler

The Intel® HLS Compiler is a high-level synthesis (HLS) tool that takes in untimed C++ as input and generates production-quality register transfer level (RTL) code that is optimized for Intel® FPGAs.

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DSP Builder for Intel® FPGAs

DSP Builder for Intel® FPGAs is a digital signal processing (DSP) design tool that allows push-button HDL generation of DSP algorithms directly from the MathWorks* Simulink* environment on Intel FPGAs.

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Embedded Design

Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite (SoC EDS)

The Intel® SoC EDS is a comprehensive tool suite for embedded software development on Intel® SoC FPGA devices.

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Nios® II Embedded Design Suite (EDS)

The Nios® II Embedded Design Suite (EDS) includes software, device drivers, a bare-metal hardware abstraction layer (HAL) library, network stack software, and an evaluation version of a real-time operating system.

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Documentation and Support

Find technical documentation, videos, and training courses for Intel® Quartus® 
Prime Design Software.

Intel® FPGA Design Tools and Software Support

Find support for Intel® FPGA development tools and software including guides, release notes, training, and more.

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Embedded Software Developers

Learn more about Intel® FPGA development tools including the Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite, Nios® II Embedded Design Suite (EDS), and Intel® FPGA SDK for OpenCL™. OpenCL and the OpenCL logo are trademarks of Apple Inc. used by permission by Khronos.

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EDA Partners

Our electronic design automation (EDA) ecosystem ensures that you have a complete design solution in designing, verifying, and integrating Intel® FPGAs into your systems.

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