Prototyping Board: XC4000 BORG
Pak K. Chan?
April 1994 (6/27/95 revised)
Board of Studies in Computer Engineering
University of California, Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
The XC4000 BORG board is a PC-based prototyping board with two user" FPGAs, two routing" FPGAs, and a fifth FPGA which implements the glue logic for the PC bus. The BORG board is a reusable educational tool intended for a variety of classes; the BORG board, its toolset, and the reprogrammability of the FPGAs further reduce the time/cost of constructing prototypes using FPGAs. This report documents the design, implementation, and the use of BORG: A Field-Programmable Prototyping Board.
?Development of the XC4000 prototyping board is supported in part by National Science Foundation Grant MIP-9111607 and Xilinx Inc.