Lattice Brevia2 Development Kit Designed and Manufactured by Axelsys
FREMONT, CA – APRIL 24, 2012 – Axelsys LLC today announced the immediate availability of the LatticeXP2™ Brevia2 Development Kit – successor to the original Brevia Development Kit.
The LatticeXP2 Brevia2 Development Kit is an easy-to-use, low-cost platform for evaluating and designing with LatticeXP2 FPGAs. The kit offers free design tools, reference designs, and a small form-factor evaluation board. The evaluation board features a LFXP2-5E-6TN144C FPGA device, on-board USB for programming and power, 2 Mbit SPI Flash, 1 Mbit SRAM memory, expansion headers, several LEDs, and user switches. For more information, please visit:
Enhancements included in the Brevia2 Development Kit over its predecessor include:
1. Significantly reduced cabling complexity
a. Single standard USB cable replaces RS-232 Serial Cable, Parallel Download Cable and AC Adapter
2. Reduced Packaging
a. Environmentally conscious plastic packaging significantly reduces weight, size and cost
3. Refined Design
a. Increased reliability and lower unit cost
“For the development of the new Brevia2 Development Kit, it was important for Lattice to identify a partner that could provide us an aggressive turnkey solution for the design and manufacturing of the kit,” said Shakeel Peera, Lattice Director of Strategic Marketing, “We turned to Lattice LEADER Design Services Partner Axelsys. Axelsys was able to rapidly enhance the design, add features, incorporate innovative packaging and lower overall cost through the use of their tightly coupled China-based manufacturing solution.”
Axelsys Turnkey Product Realization Services have gained tremendous support from customers seeking to do more with less in-house staff by offloading new product design and manufacturing. Legacy designs that require ruggedizing, cost reduction, product refresh or sustaining engineering have also experienced the benefits of Axelsys’ Product Realization Services. Axelsys serves diverse industries including Networking, Industrial, Semiconductor, Scientific Instrumentation and Defense.
Pricing and Availability
The Brevia2 Development Kit is available for $49.00 at the Lattice online store:
About Axelsys LLC
Axelsys is a leading Embedded Electronic Design Services (EDS) and Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) company with offices in Silicon Valley, CA and Shanghai, China. Markets addressed include Consumer Electronics, Defense, Medical, Networking, Semiconductor, and Test and Measurement. For more information, visit www.axelsys.com
About Lattice Semiconductor
Lattice is a service-driven developer of innovative low cost, low power programmable design solutions. For more information about how our FPGA, CPLD and programmable power management devices help our customers unlock their innovation, visit www.latticesemi.com. You can also follow us via Twitter, Facebook, or RSS.
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