Date Added: July 18, 2018

Revision: 1.1

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Level One

  • Developer Resources

Level Two

  • OpenPOWER Documents

Level Three

  • Work Group Notes
  • Hardware Focus



The document provides a detailed focus on the base design requirements of an FPGA-based accelerator card utilizing CAPI 2.0. The document is a dynamic document that will be enhanced over time. OpenPower members are invited to add information, ideas and approaches to the document. The Appendix has an open structure and implementations like adding a new FPGA or adding a common function block.

Please provide your input to  first for discussion. Comments, questions, and suggestions for improvement can be submitted to the the OpenPower Accelerator Workgroup public mailing list for this document at [email protected].