Zynq-7000 EPP: Where ARM Processors Meet Hardware Programmability
This second Zynq-7000 EPP webcast will provide the latest information on Zynq-7000 solutions including additional architectural details and an update on the rapidly expanding Zynq-7000 EPP ecosystem and infrastructure.
- Key challenges in embedded processing system design and how the Zynq-7000 family addresses these while providing flexibility
- Architectural details of the Zynq-7000 EPP processing system
- Tool flow for developing with Zynq-7000 devices, including highlights of the new Extensible Virtual Platform offering
- Details about the rapidly expanding ecosystem of OS and tools for the Zynq-7000 EPP
In March 2011, Xilinx unveiled the details of the Zynq™-7000 Extensible Processing Platform (EPP), a new category of product that tightly integrates a complete ARM® Cortex™-A9 MPCore™ processor-based system with 28nm, low-power programmable logic for system architects and embedded software developers to extend, customize, optimize and differentiate their systems. As the industry's first extensible processing platform Zynq-7000 EPP was developed to achieve the levels of processing and compute performance required in embedded applications targeting markets such as video surveillance, automotive driver assistance, factory automation, wireless communications and many others.
Dan Isaacs, Director of Product Marketing, Processing Platforms, Xilinx, Inc.
Dan Isaacs is director of product marketing for the processing platforms group at Xilinx. Dan has over 20 years experience working in many aspects of engineering, including hardware and software design as well as systems engineering. Prior to joining Xilinx, Isaacs has held engineering and technical marketing positions at LSI Logic, NEC Electronics, Ford Motor Company, Hughes Aircraft. Dan holds a bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering and a bachelor's of science in geophysics from California State University and Appalachian State University.
Greg Brown, Senior Manager of Technical Marketing, Processing Platforms, Xilinx, Inc.
Greg Brown is the head of technical marketing for the processing platforms team at Xilinx. Greg has over 20 years experience working in many aspects of engineering, technical and product marketing and product management for both hardware and software products. Prior to joining Xilinx, Brown has held engineering and marketing positions at ViewLogic, Minc/Synario, VeriBest and Mentor Graphics. Greg holds a bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering technology and an associates of applied science degree in lasers /electro-optics from the Oregon Institute of Technology.