This page contains download files, system requirements, installation instructions and support information for the PCI Express to External Memory Reference Designs.
The system requirements to use each of these PCI Express to External Memory reference designs include:
- Quartus® II software
- Intel's PCI Express-based MegaCore function
- Intel DDR2 SDRAM High-Performance Controller MegaCore function
- Intel High-Performance Memory Controller II SDRAM MegaCore function
- Intel DDR3 SDRAM Controller with UniPHY in Qsys
After unzipping the design files, follow the instructions in AN 431: PCI Express to External Memory reference design. AN431 walks you through the installation process for each PCI Express to External Memory reference design. This application note also specifies which Quartus II software and MegaCore function versions to use for each of these reference designs.