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Document Revision History

The following table shows the revision history for this document.

Date Revision Notes
Feb 01, 2021 1.0 Genesis
Mar 05, 2021 1.1 Fix typos; Add FPGA flash commands; Expand CSDR response
Apr 01, 2021 1.2 Fix typos; Fix SMBus recap commands; Fix CSDR response
Apr 19, 2021 1.3 Fix typos; Edit CSDR response, Add SC flash & FPGA flash read back commands

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These documents provide supplemental material useful with this guide:

  1. *Intelligent Platform Management Interface FRU Specification*
  2. Alveo FRU Data Specification (UG1378)
  3. *PLDM base specification*
  4. *PLDM for platform monitoring and control specification*
  5. *SMBus 2.0 Specification*
  6. *MCTP SMBus/I2C Transport Binding Specification*
  7. Alveo U200 and U250 Data Center Accelerator Cards Data Sheet (DS962)
  8. Alveo U280 Data Center Accelerator Cards Data Sheet (DS963)
  9. Alveo U50 Data Center Accelerator Cards Data Sheet (DS965)
  10. MSP432P4xx SimpleLink™ Microcontrollers Bootloader (BSL)
  11. UltraScale Architecture Configuration User Guide (UG570)
  12. Zynq UltraScale+ Device Technical Reference Manual (UG1085)

Xilinx Support

For support resources such as answers, documentation, downloads, and forums, see the Alveo Accelerator Cards Xilinx Community Forum.


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