Design Considerations for Effective Power Estimation - 2023.1 English

Power Design Manager User Guide (UG1556)

Document ID
UG1556
Release Date
2023-05-16
Version
2023.1 English

Design entry in PDM is classified into the following two categories:

Design Creation
Design creation represents a completely manual entry for power estimation. It starts with device selection, environment settings including thermal conditions and the power budget and using the other pages to specify IP and programmable logic (PL) resources..
Design Analysis
Design analysis involves importing designs from the AMD Vivado™ tool to create a PDM project for further exploration.
Figure 1. PDM Design Flow in Versal Devices