Prodesign board 2022 1049

prodesign HAWK VC1902 Acceleration Card

NEW University Development Platform - Versal AI Core with Flash Controller

Prodesign board 2022 1024 HAWK

The HAWK acceleration card with its latest AMD/Xilinx® Versal™ FPGA technology offers maximum resources and connectivity capability coupled with AI and DSP acceleration engines. The board provides four SODIMM connectors with programmable I/O voltages for standard DDR4 modules, NAND Flash modules (up to 30TB) as well as various peripheral options.


  • AMD/Xilinx ® Versal™ AI Core FPGA FPGA technology

  • PCIe Gen3 x16 / Gen4 x8

  • 4x SODIMM connectors with programmable
    I/0 voltages for Standard DDR4 modules or NAND Flash modules (up to 30TB) or Other custom memory modules or daughter cards

  • 4x QSFP28-DD network connectors



AMD/Xilinx® Versal™ AI Core Series:

  • XCVC1902
  • XCVC1802
FPGA PL (total) memory
  • XCVC1902: 191Mb
  • XCVC1802: 141 Mb
AI / DSP Engines
  • XCVC1902: 400 AI engines / 1968 DSP engines
  • XCVC1802: 300 AI engines / 1600 DSP engines
LUTs / System Logic Cells
  • VC1902: 900K / 1968K
  • XCVC1802: 725K / 1586K
Extension Interfaces

4x SODIMM sockets

  • Up to 2666 MT/s (64b/ 72b) and 32 GB DDR4 per SODIMM
  • NAND flash modules with up to 12 TB per SODIMM
  • Custom memory modules
  • Custom daughter cards with programmable I/Os and voltage levels
Network Interfaces

4x QSFP28-DD connectors

  • 7x QSFP28 (100 Gbit/s each)
  • User programmable low jitter clocking supporting 10/25/40/100 GbE
  • Each QSF28P-DD can be independently clocked
  • Backwards compatible with QSFP+/ QSFP28
PCIe Interface

PCIe Gen3 x16 /Gen4 x8 interface direct to FPGA

USB Interface

3x Mini-USB connector at front I/O bracket, 1x Mini USB connector to the inside of the server

USB 2.0 access to BMC and PS
Processing System (PS)
  • Dual-core 64 bit Arm® Cortex-A72 (APU) and dual-core Arm® Cortex-R5F (RPU)
  • Fully operational independently from FPGA’s programmable logic
  • Dedicated MIO connector for external access to GPIO
  • Dedicated Mini-USB connectors (USB and USB-UART)
  • Dedicated 1 GbE RJ45 interface
  • Dedicated SD-card interface for easy OS maintenance
  • 2x 512 Mbit QSPI flash memory shared between PS and BMC for easy image maintenance
Board Management Controller (BMC)
  • Controller FPGA and microcontroller
  • Power sequencing
  • Voltage, current, temperature monitoring
  • Clock programming
  • 2x Standard ATX 8-pin and PCIe slot 12V (supporting up to 375 W)
  • 200 W typical max power consumption (depends on application)
Software/ IP
  • prodesign SDK including example designs, BMC firmware
  • Xilinx® PetaLinux
  • Flash-/ NVME-Controller
  • Xilinx® Vivado®, Vitis®, HDL
  • TaPaSCo/ others on demand
Operating Temperature

Environmental temperature

Board Cooling
  • Passive
  • Active air
  • Liquid
Board Form Factor

254 mm x 111.28 mm (Full height, 3/4 length)

Available in dual (default) and single slot (2 instead of 4 SODIMMs)


Prodesign HAWK blockdiagram V1 00


PROF168 2
Debugging Daughter Board

Access through JTAG

PROF169 2
Expansion Daughter Board

Providing PS-connected Ethernet and USB interfaces

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