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Spectra dtp4700h march2012_final

  1. 1. Spectra DTP4700HRuggedized, High Performance, Affordable SCA Development and Test Platform Webcast, March 22 2012 Andrew Foster, Spectra Product Manager
  2. 2. Spectra Product Family
  3. 3. The Spectra Product Family 3 Spectra CX Model-based Software Engineering (MBSE) developer productivity tool (model, generate, validate, deploy) Spectra Core Framework (CF) Low footprint high performance SCA 2.2.2 CF (including Spectra CDB) Spectra Common Data Bus (CDB) Optimized middleware stack available cross GPP, DSP and FPGA processing elements Spectra DTP A pre-packaged application development and test platform (BB, IF, and RF hardware, OE, SCA devices and services, demo app, tools optional)
  4. 4. Spectra’s Competitive Advantage 4 Spectra CX Best-in-class SCA developer productivity Spectra CF Best-in-class SCA CF performance and efficient use of available resources Spectra CDB Best-in-class middleware performance available across the radio’s signal processing chain Spectra DTP Best-in-class fully integrated SCA development and test environment, feature set, ease-of-use, price
  5. 5. Spectra SCA/SDR Development Tools 5Host Development Tools Target Radio Platform End-to-End: Model, Generate, Validate, Deploy
  6. 6. Spectra DTP Introduction
  7. 7. Introducing the Spectra DTP 7 Problem Statement Developing SCA software is too complex, too expensive, too time consuming, and forces me to become an expert in SCA platform technology when I just want to develop, test, and deploy new waveforms and applications Solution Statement Spectra DTP provides a pre-packaged COTS SCA development and test platform with great software tools, superior RF, good demos and docs, and an affordable price…that allows me to start developing, now!
  8. 8. Spectra DTP Evolution 8 Family of COTS SCA based SCA Development and Test Platforms Spectra DTP4500 launched in December 2010: Spectra DTP4500BB – digital base band processing system including Mistral’s OMAP EVM 35x hardware, VxWorks 6.8 RTOS, Spectra SCA software stack (Spectra CX graphical modelling tools, Spectra Core Framework & Spectra ORB middleware), DTP4500 SCA Platform and simple SCA sample waveform Spectra DTP4500RF – DTP based band system + Monsoon RF subsystem providing wideband RF coverage from 400Mhz to 4Ghz + extended DTP4500 SCA Platform and SCA sample waveform that can used across the air Spectra DTP4700H available 1st Qtr 2012 Spectra DTP4700L available 2nd Qtr 2012
  9. 9. Spectra DTP4700H
  10. 10. DTP4700H - Overview 10An affordable Linux based COTS SCA development andtest platform with great software tools, full RF capability,good demos and supporting documentationSpectra DTP4700H comes pre-integrated andpackaged with: AM/DM37x OMAP based digital baseband processing system, providing GPP, DSP and FPGA processor resources RF Transceiver providing a base level of RF performance from 400 MHz to 4 GHz RF Front-End to the RF Transceiver to create a high performance RF specification fully-fieldable radio system Housed in a rugged 1U enclosure with removable cover for access to the hardware PrismTech’s benchmark-setting SCA 2.2.2 compliant Core Framework, together with SCA Devices, ORB/COS, Linux OS and device drivers. Demonstration SCA Waveform / Application Documentation All available off-the-shelf with simple licensing and support contracts.Spectra DTP4700H package is expandable byoptionally adding: PrismTech’s Spectra CX tool for SCA component modelling, code generation, and compliance validation
  11. 11. Spectra DTP4700 – Target Users 11 Waveform and application development/test teams in major radio OEMs and their end customers (enabling both in-house and third-party development of SCA waveforms and applications for later deployment on target production radio platforms) Advanced wireless communications (government and defence) laboratories conducting research in fields such as: cognitive radio, electronic warfare, and secure SDR waveforms Internal research and development (IR&D) and collaborative research projects (e.g. SBIR, Eurostars) related to advanced wireless communications Academic teaching and laboratory use Independent waveform and application developers creating software IP for the SDR market
  12. 12. Spectra DTP4700 - System Configurations 12 The Spectra DTP4700 can be supported with the following hardware configurations: DTP4700H - with wideband RF coverage in the 400MHz-4GHz frequency range DTP4700L - with RF covering the 30MHz-1600MHz range allowing users to access lower MILCOM frequencies
  13. 13. Spectra DTP4700 - Software Stack 13 Productivity Tooling Spectra CF Radio Services & Devices Optional Spectra CX System Spectra Component IP Core Spectra ORB ORB Sourcery DSP TI Linux Code Bench BIOS “Lite” FPGA DSP GPP RFTX/RX RF RF System Digital System Front-end GPS Ant Hardware Hardware Hardware Baseband Data SD Card RS232 USB Audio Gig-E Ethernet
  14. 14. Spectra DTP4700 – Hardware Components 14 RF System MCSP DDR2 NAND CPLD SDRAM FLASH Subsystem Control Control 256 Mbyte 256 Mbyte UART UART TX Quad AMP LPFs DAC Mod OMAP TX AM/DM37x+5 dBm To RF (400 DATA DATA ARM-45 dBm FPGA GPMC FPGA GPMC TI Cortex Front-end MHz Xilinx Xilinx C64x A8 to DSP GPP Module Spartan 6 Spartan 6 4 GHz) Power RX RX RX Direct Module LNA AMP LPFs ADC TPS65950 Con. RX +5 dBm To115 dBm Clock Ref Power Digital Ant I/F I/F RF FEM Synthesizers & Module System GPS Control Distribution EXT EXT REF REF Input Output DC PWR SD Card RS232 USB Audio Gig-E Ethernet
  15. 15. Spectra DTP4700H – Specification Details
  16. 16. Spectra DTP4700H – Details 16 Baseband Specification Radio Frequency (RF) Specification SCA Operating Environment DTP4700 SCA Platform DTP4700 SCA Sample Waveform Typical waveforms (Commercial & Military)
  17. 17. Spectra DTP4700H - Baseband Specification 17Digital System: Consolidated GPP, DSP and FPGA digital baseband processing hardware platform. Based on Texas Instruments’ AM/DM37x OMAP CPLD DDR2 SDRAM NAND FLASH multimedia applications processor and Xilinx FPGA Control UART 256 Mbyte 256 Mbyte technologies. OMAP Features a 1 GHz advanced Superscalar ARM© AM/DM37x Cortex™ A8 RISC core. DATA ARM FPGA GPMC TI C64x Cortex DSP A8 Xilinx GPP Spartan 6 Also features a 800 MHz C64x+ DSP core and SGX subsystem for 2D and 3D graphics acceleration. Power Module TPS65950 2000 Dhrystone MIPS – extremely capable to run the Linux RTOS and to support complex WFs Digital Ant DSP can be fully powered down when not required System GPS by ARM Xilinx Spartan 6 FPGA ultra low power; low cost FPGA family. SD Card RS232 USB Audio Gig-E Ethernet Multiple digital (Ethernet, Gig-E, USB, SD, RS232) data and audio interfaces. Integrated GPS receiver with accurate 1-PPS output.
  18. 18. Spectra DTP4700H – RF Specification 18RF System and Front-end Module: Low cost and high performance. Full duplex transceiver architecture with RF System programmable signal bandwidths from MCSP Subsystem 20 kHz to 40 MHz. T Base Tx/Rx frequency range 400 - 4000 Quad X AMP LPFs DAC Mod MHz. TX +5 dBm To -45 dBm RF (400 MHz DATA Front-end Dual-channel ADCs: 12-bits at 100 GPMC to FPGA Xilinx 4 GHz) Module Spartan 6 Msps. Dual-channel DACs: 16-bits at 800 RX RX LNA RX AMP Direct Con. LPFs ADC Msps. RX +5 dBm To TX: Quadrature modulator; RX: direct 115 dBm Clock Ref Power I/F RF I/F conversion. & Module Synthesizers FEM Distribution Control Xilinx Spartan-6 FPGA. EXT EXT REF REF Input Output MCSP system for board-level control DC PWR Also available in an extended frequency range configuration (DTP4700L) : 30 MHz to 1600 MHz frequency range 40 KHz – 40 MHz signal bandwidth
  19. 19. Spectra DTP4700H – Front Detail 19 LEDs Audio In Audio Out USB-OTG SD/MMC Ethernet TX Out Card Slot 100/1G Ethernet RX In 10/100
  20. 20. Spectra DTP4700H – Back Detail 20 AUX External COM2 Port In/Out External Clock Out Clock In DC Power Power COM2 Port Fan 9-18V Switch GPS RF GPS 1PPS Antenna In/Out
  21. 21. DTP4700H - SCA Operating Environment 21 DTP4700 provides a complete SCA compliant Operating Environment (OE), including: Linux OS (TI DVSDK 4.02, 2.6.32 kernel) Spectra CF – SCA 2.2.2 ultra low footprint Core Framework Spectra ORB – C and C++ high performance, low footprint CORBA middleware for GPP and DSP based development CORBA support for DTP4700 FPGA processing environment will be available in subsequent DTP releases Spectra COS – Lightweight Common Object Services (Naming, Event & Log) SCA Platform Devices and Services Spectra Core Framework – SCA 2.2.2 Spectra ORB C/C++ Spectra Linux RTOS TI DSP BIOS IP CORE ORB BSP BSP GPP DSP FPGA
  22. 22. DTP4700H – SCA Platform 22 SCA Platform is provided with Spectra DTP4700 Includes a complete set of implementation artefacts for the Platform Devices, including source code, binaries, and SCA XML Platform includes: GPP, DSP, AudioPort , FPGA and RFCtrl devices DTP4700 Platform model also provided for use with Spectra CX
  23. 23. DTP4700H - SCA Reference Waveform 23 SCA audio (FM) waveform example provided with DTP4700 FM implementation for use with DTP4700 that can be transmit and receive audio over the air FM waveform model also provided with Spectra CX
  24. 24. Tool Support – Spectra CX 24Spectra CX is an optional “add-on” for DTP4700Provides model-driven development tool that simplifies,accelerates and validates a significant proportion of theSoftware Communications Architecture developmentprocessValidates SCA compliance at the architectural and unittest level.Generates correct-by construction SCA componentstructural source code in C++ (GPP) and C (GPP &DSP) with a roadmap to VHDL code generationGenerates SCA compliant artefacts such as: XMLdescriptor files, compliance test reports and validationdocumentationSCX enables SCA & non-SCA software aspects to bedeveloped together, integrated early and be thoroughlytestedReduces development risk due to its consistent model-based approachResults in a faster time-to-market, lower costs, bettersoftware quality and superior compliance for all SCAwaveform and platform code developed using SCX
  25. 25. Spectra DTP4700H - Key Waveform Parameters 25 Parameter DTP4700H Freq Range 400-4000 MHz Signal Bandwidth 20 kHz – 40 MHz Rx Sensitivity -110 dBm Tx Power -10 to +5 dBm (0.1 to 3.2 mW)
  26. 26. Spectra DTP4700 - Example Commercial Waveforms 26 Civilian Waveform Band DTP4700H 400- DTP4700 L 30 - 4000MHz 1600MHz APCO 25 UHF 403-512 MHz   APCO 25 800 MHz 806-870 MHz   Tetra 300-1000 MHz Partial  GSM 800, 900, 1800,  Partial 1900 MHz WCDMA 2100 MHz  WiMax 2.3, 2.5, 3.5 GHz  802.11 2.4, 3.6 GHz  LTE 704-2700 MHz  Partial US TV Whitespace 470-698 MHz   Europe TV Whitespace 470-790 MHz  
  27. 27. Spectra DTP4700 - Example Military Waveforms 27 Civilian Waveform Band DTP4700H 400- DTP4700 L 30 - 4000Mhz 1600MHz EPLRS 420-450 MHz*   MUOS 240-320 MHz*  HAVEQUICK 225-400 MHz*  SATURN 225-400 MHz*  LINK 16 960-1215 MHz*  LINK 4 225-400 MHz*  LINK 11 225-400 MHz*  UHF AM/FM 225-400 MHz*  SRW 1755-1850 MHz*  WNW 2-2000 MHz** Partial Partial* http://jitc.fhu.disa.mil/jtrs/** http://jitc.fhu.disa.mil/jtrs/ “Exact frequency ranges are been developed by the government”
  28. 28. Summary
  29. 29. Spectra DTP4700H – Summary 29 Spectra DTP4700H provides a wideband, high-performance baseband and Radio Frequency (RF) Software Defined Radio (SDR) development and test platform Spectra DTP4700H offers a robust design, with radio hardware enclosed in a rugged 1U housing Linux based Spectra DTP4700H provides quick start SCA development at an affordable price Spectra DTP4700H provides an integrated SCA solution for both GPP & DSP processing environments Spectra DTP4700H can support the implementation and deployment of the next generation of complex SCA compliant networking waveforms required for both military, homeland security and commercial SDRs. Spectra DTP4700H is the most complete, fully integrated SCA development platform with advanced tooling that can significantly reduce costs and time to market for new SCA applications
  30. 30. Spectra DTP4700H - Information & Questions E-mail: info@prismtech.com Web Site: www.prismtech.com/spectra Or contact your PrismTech account manager
  31. 31. Thank You