Device Agnostic Architecture - 2024.1 English

AI Engine System Software Driver Reference Manual (UG1642)

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The AI Engine system software driver is designed with a device-agnostic architecture, ensuring compatibility with various hardware configurations. It includes the following aspects:

AI Engine Array Base Address
Defines the memory location of the AI Engine array within the system.
Network Programming Interface (NPI) Base Address
Specifies the base address for the NPI, allowing seamless communication with other components.
Number of Rows/Columns
Supports different AI Engine array dimensions, enabling flexibility in system design.
Partition Scope
Facilitates the configuration of AI Engine partitions to optimize resource usage.
AI Engine Array Layout
Offers flexibility in defining the layout of AI Engine arrays to meet specific requirements.