The ever increasing advancement in process technology makes power consumption a major concern with today’s FPGAs. To combat this concern, Altera provides PowerPlay power analysis and optimization tools. Power analysis tools accurately estimate the power of your design from the concept stages to implementation. Push-button power optimization technology further assists in reducing power for your design.
For general information on Altera® power optimization tools, see the following:
For resources on PowerPlay power analysis, see the following:
For resources on PowerPlay power optimization, see the following:
For resources on PowerPlay early power estimator and device power management, see the following:
To search for known power issues and technical support solutions, use Altera’s Knowledge Database. You can also visit the Altera Forum to share ideas and discuss technical issues with other Altera users.
For further technical support, use mySupport to create, view, and update service requests.
PowerPlay Power Analysis Resources
Table 1 provides information on available documentation on PowerPlay power analysis.