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FireSim: FPGA-Accelerated Cycle-Exact Scale-Out System Simulation in the Public Cloud
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We present FireSim, an open-source simulation platform that enables cycle-exact microarchitectural simulation of large scale-out clusters by combining FPGA-accelerated simulation of silicon-proven RTL designs with a scalable, distributed network simulation. Expand
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From software to accelerators with LegUp high-level synthesis
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This paper presents on overview of the LegUp design methodology and system architecture, and discusses ongoing work on profiling, hardware/software partitioning. Expand
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Synetgy: Algorithm-hardware Co-design for ConvNet Accelerators on Embedded FPGAs
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We use an algorithm-hardware co-design approach to develop a ConvNet accelerator called Synetgy and a novel ConvNet model called DiracDeltaNet. Expand
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The Effect of Compiler Optimizations on High-Level Synthesis for FPGAs
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We consider the impact of compiler optimizations on the quality of high-level synthesis (HLS)-generated FPGA hardware. Expand
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Integrating NVIDIA Deep Learning Accelerator (NVDLA) with RISC-V SoC on FireSim
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In this paper, we integrate NVDLA into a real RISC-V SoC on the Amazon cloud FPGA using FireSim, a cycle-exactFPGA-accelerated simulator. Expand
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AutoCkt: Deep Reinforcement Learning of Analog Circuit Designs
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We present AutoCkt, a machine learning optimization framework trained using deep reinforcement learning that not only finds post-layout circuit parameters for a given target specification, but also gains knowledge about the entire design space through a sparse subsampling technique. Expand
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The Effect of Compiler Optimizations on High-Level Synthesis-Generated Hardware
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We consider the impact of compiler optimizations on the quality of high-level synthesis (HLS)-generated field-programmable gate array (FPGA) hardware. Expand
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Centrifuge: Evaluating full-system HLS-generated heterogenous-accelerator SoCs using FPGA-Acceleration
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We describe a methodology and flow, Centrifuge, that can rapidly generate and evaluate heterogeneous SoCs by combining an HLS toolchain with the open-source FireSim FPGA-accelerated simulation platform. Expand
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FireSim: FPGA-Accelerated Cycle-Exact Scale-Out System Simulation in the Public Cloud
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In this article, we present FireSim, an open-source simulation platform that enables fast cycle-exact microarchitectural simulation of large scale-out clusters by combining FPGA-accelerated simulation of silicon-proven RTL designs with scalable, distributed network simulation, running on a public-cloud host platform. Expand
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FPGA Accelerated INDEL Realignment in the Cloud
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The amount of data being generated in genomics is predicted to be between 2 and 40 exabytes per year for the next decade, making genomic analysis the new frontier and the new challenge for precision medicine. Expand
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