Table 2: Implementation tools.

Design stepTool

VHDL simulationModelSim SE 6.2b
FPGA synthesisSynplicity Synplify Pro; Xilinx XST
FPGA implementationXilinx ISE 9.1
Target FPGASpartan-3 Family; Virtex-E Family;
Virtex-4 Family
VerificationMatlab R2006a