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Zynq development board comparison

Jeff Johnson at has put together a very nice comparison of several Zynq development boards, SOMs, and a motherboard. Take a look at

Avnet Electronics Marketing Releases the MicroZed Next-Generation Zynq-7000 All Programmable SoC Evaluation Kit

PHOENIX – July 31, 2013 – Avnet Electronics Marketing, an operating group of Avnet, Inc. (NYSE: AVT) today released MicroZed, a $199 evaluation kit based on the Xilinx Zynq®-7000 All Programmable SoC. MicroZed supports multiple use models for exploration, prototyping and System-on-Module (SOM) use, allowing designers to start with a single platform and grow with it as they progress in their SoC development and learning process.

CTS Extruded Heat Sinks with Low Thermal Resistance used on ZedBoard

Elkhart, IN – February 4, 2013 – CTS Electronic Components, Incorporated (NYSE: CTS)
announces a full line of heat sink products that are convenient and easy to use, while maintaining
an exceptional thermal performance. These heat sinks are applicable
for BGA, PGA, PLCC, QFP and other IC packages.
Forged Heat Sink Series is a set of low profile, thin fin heat sinks. Its
height ranges from 6.3mm to 32.6mm with thermal resistance as low
as 1.9°C/Watt @ 200 LFPM convection flow conditions. These heat

Zed Board Reference Design from Avnet - Design East 2012

Bill Wong of Electronic Design magazine talks to Jim Beneke, Vice President Global Technical Marketing at Avnet about the new Zed board reference design and it’s features and components.
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