Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite (SoC EDS)

Fast-track your embedded software development.

The Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite (SoC EDS) is a comprehensive tool suite for embedded software development on Intel® SoC FPGAs. It comprises of development tools, utility programs, and design examples to jump-start firmware and application software development.

With SoC EDS, leverage the power of Arm Development Studio (DS) Intel® SoC FPGA edition to code, build, debug, and optimize your application with support from both Intel and Arm.

What's New

The following updates are included as part of the Intel® SoC EDS v20.1 release.

Intel® Agilex™ Device Support

Intel® SoC FPGA Embedded Development Suite (SoC EDS) can now support Intel® Agilex™ devices, Intel’s latest 10 nm FPGA SoC.

Intel’s 10nm technology-based Intel® Agilex™ FPGA and SoC devices combine agility and flexibility to deliver customized connectivity and acceleration by optimally balancing power, performance and memory utilization for a variety of compute, data, and memory intensive applications.

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Ubuntu Support

SoC EDS can now run on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS Desktop edition. Check out our tutorial for a step-by-step explanation on how to install SoC EDS on the Ubuntu OS.


Hardware Libraries

Easy access to low-level hardware for configuration and control.

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Configuration Tools

Intel® FPGA-specific SoC configuration tools to improve productivity.

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Design Examples

Golden Hardware Reference Design (GHRD) for SoC FPGA development kits. U-Boot, Linux*, and Bare metal reference examples to jump start your development.

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Arm Development Studio (DS) Intel® SoC FPGA Edition

Powerful Eclipse IDE based on Arm DS is power packed with features. Code, build, debug, and optimize in one IDE!

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Intel® SoC EDS Pro & Standard Edition and Arm DS

Arm DS Intel® SoC FPGA edition toolkit is now a separate download from Intel® SoC EDS. Both Intel® SoC EDS and Arm DS Intel® SoC FPGA edition can be downloaded from same page.

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Intel® FPGA Development Kits

Intel® FPGA Development Kits provide a complete, high-quality design environment for engineers. Development kits include software, reference designs, cables, and programming hardware.


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Documentation and Support

Find technical documentation, videos, whitepapers, and training courses for Intel SoC EDS.