Alveo U45N Data Center Accelerator Card User Guide (UG1636)

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The AMD Alveo™ U45N data center accelerator card brings true convergence of network, compute, and storage acceleration to a single platform allowing data processing with maximum efficiency while avoiding unnecessary data movements and CPU processing. It enables cloud service providers to customize their own infrastructure workloads and enables the deployment of bare-metal services. The Alveo U45N is a single-slot, half-length, full-height form factor card that features an XCU26 FPGA (XCU26-L2VSVA1365E). The card is passively cooled and has two QSFP28 network connections and x16 PCIe® Gen3/Gen4 x8 interfaces. The card has a maximum electrical power limit of 150W.

Figure 1. Alveo U45N Data Center Accelerator Card

This document provides details on the AMD Vivado™ XDC design flow for the U45N and a brief background on OpenNIC.