Simple PCIe FMC carrier board

thumb_SPEC3.jpg The SPEC (EDA-02189) board has been designed by CERN and manufactured by ISD.  


Key features:

  • 4-lane PCIe (Gennum GN4124)
  • FMC slot with low pin count (LPC) connector
  • Xilinx Spartan6 FPGA (XC6SLX45T)
  • On board memory (2Gbit DDR3)
  • Small Formfactor Pluggable (SFP) cage for fibre-optic transceiver
  • JTAG header for Xilinx programming
  • Two SATA connectors


Design licenced under the CERN OHL (