Actel Announces SmartFusion FPGA Motor Control Reference Designs

Actel Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTL) today announced the availability of SmartFusion™ intelligent mixed signal FPGA reference designs targeting motor control applications. The reference designs which have been implemented in a single SmartFusion device, illustrate Field Oriented Control (FOC) using various feedback methods for permanent magnet synchronous motors (PMSMs). SmartFusion devices, which integrate an FPGA, a hard ARM® Cortex™-M microncontroller and programmable …

SmartFusion Intelligent Mixed Signal FPGAs Win Embedded System Product of the Year at 2010 Elektra Awards

A leading provider of semiconductor technology aimed at powering a secure, smart, connected world, today announced that Electronics Weekly magazine has selected SmartFusionTM intelligent mixed signal FPGAs as the winner of the 2010 Elektra Award for Embedded System Product of the Year. The industry-recognized SmartFusion device offers full customization, IP protection and ease-of-use & is the world’s first intelligent mixed …