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PCIe 4.0 (Gen4) and PCIe 3.0(Gen3)

PCIe 4.0 (Gen4) and PCIe 3.0 (Gen3)

Course Family:
PCI Express (PCIe)
SKU/Ref:
CVT_PCIe34

Course Objectives

This course aims to enable participants to design, verify or debug PCIe gen1/2 IPs and links. Participants get a detailed understanding of the PCIe protocol. The attendees will learn about PCIe hardware and software implementation and will get a description of PCIe gen4 new features.  Latest specifications, such as SR-IOV and L1 Power Management sub-states will be studied.

General Information

Prerequisites

Experience of a digital bus is mandatory

Duration & Attendance

  • 5 days
  • Min/max number of participants: 3-15

Location

On site/intra

Target Audience

Engineers and technicians who develop systems based on PCIe gen3 and gen4.

Program Overview

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5
INTRODUCTION TO PCI EXPRESS (1 hour) THE PHYSICAL LAYER – GEN3 AND GEN4 ANALOG SUB-BLOCK (2 hours) PIPE INTERFACE (2 hours) TRANSACTION ORDERING (1 hour) PROCESS ADDRESS SPACE ID (PASID) (1 hour)
SUMMARY OF PCIE GEN1 AND GEN2 PHYSICAL LAYER (1 hour) TESTING A PCI EXPRESS SYSTEM (2 hours) PACKET ROUTING (2 hours) PACKET FORMAT (1 hour) SR-IOV (3 hours)
THE PHYSICAL LAYER – GEN3 AND GEN4- LOGICAL SUB-BLOCK (5 hours) POWER MANAGEMENT (2 hours) TLP ACKNOWLEDGEMENT (1 hour) INTERRUPT MANAGEMENT (2 hours) CACHE MANAGEMENT (1 hour)
  HOT PLUG (1 hour) QUALITY OF SERVICE (1 hour) ERROR MANAGEMENT (1 hour) PROTOCOL MULTIPLEXING (1 hour)
    FLOW CONTROL (1 hour) THE CONFIGURATION SPACE (2 hours) PRECISION TIME MEASUREMENT (1 hour)

 

The detailed course program is available upon request. For on-site training, we can provide a customized program specifically tailored for your audience, needs, and schedule. Contact us to discuss this option.

Additional Information

Teaching Methods & Tools
Lectures with supporting slides, use of projector
• Trace captured with Teledyne-Lecroy protocol analyser will help to understand the protocol
Evaluation & Certification
Trainees are quizzed orally at the end of each chapter
Each trainee will fill out and return a training evaluation form upon completion of the training course
All attendees receive a Certificate of Completion upon completion of the training course
Technical Material
Training manuals given to attendees during training in pdf format
Attendees should bring their laptops for local access to course material (presentation, datasheets, …)
Notepad and pen are provided