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Ready to start programming and configuring that Red Pitaya open instrument platform? Here’s a new blog series to help.

by Xilinx Employee ‎02-06-2017 02:31 PM - edited ‎02-06-2017 02:32 PM (30,764 Views)


The Zynq-based Red Pitaya open instrumentation board gives you a programmable platform like an Arduino or a Raspberry Pi, but with the added kick of high-speed ADCs and DACs for analog instrumentation projects. The Red Pitaya organization always intended the Red Pitaya board to be learning tool, and Anton Potočnik at ETH Zürich has started writing a blog series to help you learn how to program the board. So far, he’s published four projects:




Red Pitaya Frequency Counter Block Diagram.jpg



Red Pitaya Frequency Counter Block Diagram



The latest blog post is nearly a month old, so let’s hope there’s another soon.


For previous Xcell Daily blog posts about the Red Pitaya, see:






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  • Be sure to join the Xilinx LinkedIn group to get an update for every new Xcell Daily post! ******************** Steve Leibson is the Director of Strategic Marketing and Business Planning at Xilinx. He started as a system design engineer at HP in the early days of desktop computing, then switched to EDA at Cadnetix, and subsequently became a technical editor for EDN Magazine. He's served as Editor in Chief of EDN Magazine, Embedded Developers Journal, and Microprocessor Report. He has extensive experience in computing, microprocessors, microcontrollers, embedded systems design, design IP, EDA, and programmable logic.