Altera (NASDAQ:ALTR), the programmable solutions company) announced the availability of its Nios II Embedded Evaluation Kit, Cyclone III Edition this week. The kit combined a Cyclone III Starter Board with a 4.3'' LCD touch panel provides the complete embedded software development, several tutorials, and design examples with full source code.
National Taiwan University and Altera® Corporation together establish EDA/SOPC Joint Laboratory. Altera' Senior Vice President worldwide sales, George Papa, Vice President, Erhaan Shaikh, Taiwan District Sales Manager, Matthew Wu, Terasic Technologies' CEO, Sean Peng, and Soo-Chang Pei, the dean of the College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, National Taiwan University, Ruey-Beei Wu, Chairperson, the department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, all join agreement signing ceremony at National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan.
The Nios® II Embedded Evaluation Kit, Cyclone® III Edition, is a first-class, low-cost evaluation platform for embedded developers. Software developers, especially those new to FPGA design, can install and evaluate the Nios II Embedded Design Suite (EDS)—a comprehensive software development suite for embedded applications—all at no cost. The included software tutorials and examples come with full source code showing applications such as Picture Viewer, Web Server, C-to-Hardware (C2H) acceleration, and graphics.
Hardware engineers will find Altera's low-cost, low-power, and high-performance Cyclone III FPGAs are perfectly suited as embedded processors or microcontrollers when combined with the 32-bit Nios II embedded processor.
The Cyclone® III FPGA board designed and manufactured by Terasic Technolgoies will provide tremendous value to consumer electronics, automotive, military, industrial and wireless communication markets.
Terasic Technologies Inc., the leading provider of state-of-the-art FPGA prototyping systems, announced that Altera Corporation awarded Terasic Technologies a Supplier Excellence Award for outstanding partnership support during 2006. Altera Corporation (NASDAQ:ALTR), the world's pioneer in system-on-a-programmable chip (SOPC) solutions, provides high-value programmable solutions to approximately 14,000 customers worldwide.