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5-Minute podcast explains the upcoming Avnet X-Fest with free how-to training sessions for FPGA, DSP, SoC and embedded systems designers

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Amelia Dalton over at EEJournal interviewed Jim Beneke, Avnet’s VP of Global Marketing, about the upcoming X-Fest event series taking place in about 40 cities around the globe. If you’re sitting on the fence about attending, then maybe Jim and Amelia can help you make the right decision—which of course it to avail yourself of this free, convenient technical training for an extra boost against the competition.


Here’s the podcast. The X-Fest interview takes place in the first five minutes. (Note: the Podcast is silent for the first 10 seconds.):





X-Fest training courses include:


Design Essentials


  • Power and thermal Design
  • UltraScale Memory Interfaces
  • Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Boot and Configuration Procedures
  • Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Modules


Techniques & Applications


  • High-Speed Digital Signal Processing in UltraScale FPGAs
  • Partial Reconfiguration in Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoCs
  • Using Operating Systems with Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoCs
  • Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoCs for Intelligent Drives


Zynq All Programmable SoCs and the IoT (Internet of Things)


  • Adding Smarter Vision to your Product with Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoCs
  • Adding Wireless Connectivity to Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Systems
  • Building Blocks for Enhancing User Interfaces
  • Making the IoT Smarter



Register here.



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