Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Two Novel Approaches to Online Partial Bitstream Relocation in a Dynamically Reconfigurable System

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

The purchase and pricing options are temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.
5 Author(s)
Corbetta, S.Ferrandi. ; Dipt. di Elettronica ed Informazione, Politecnico di Milano ; Morandi, M. ; Novati, M. ; Santambrogio, M.D.
more authors

FPGAs allow the creation of partially reconfigurable systems; when compared to traditional reconfigurable systems based on total reconfiguration, recent approaches offer significant innovations. One of these is the possibility of dynamically change the functionalities hosted on the device only when needed and while the rest of the system keeps working. This permits better performance but increases the complexity of both module creation and placement. This paper describes and compares two different solutions, a HW and a SW one, to perform bitstream relocation: BiRF and BAnMaT Light. The former is a hardware filter in the fixed part of the reconfigurable architecture, the latter is a software solution, run on the internal processor of the FPGA.

Published in:

VLSI, 2007. ISVLSI '07. IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on

Date of Conference:

9-11 March 2007

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.