Chevin Technology Limited has been providing expert engineering design services for FPGAs since 2003, and specializes in providing reliable, high performance, Low Latency Ethernet IP for Xilinx FPGAs. Chevin Technology’s other key areas of expertise include: SSD Storage IP; FPGA Programming; Embedded software; Digital communications; Imaging Systems & Displays; System Integration, Hardware and Software; Test Development; Signal Processing.

Chevin Technology is based in the historical spa town of Ilkley in the Wharfedale Valley, West Yorkshire; however our customers are located in many countries around the world.

At Chevin Technology, we have designed our Ethernet IP to smooth the way for simple integration of FPGAs into your product, while supporting the highest of performance standards. Chevin Technology offer flexible, bespoke licensing, design and support packages to meet the business requirements of our customers, and to assist them through the integration process. We believe that our personalised approach is an invaluable aspect of the successful, timely achievement of our customers’ project goals. Chevin Technology aim to work closely with all of our clients to meet their current and future IP and design needs.

Chevin Technology Updates

December 2017: /IP available now from Chevin Technology

November 2017: Chevin Technology @ SC17 in Denver



Xilinx is the world’s leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs, MPSoCs and 3D ICs, enabling the next generation of smarter, connected, and differentiated systems and networks. Driven by the industry-wide shifts towards Cloud Computing, SDN/NFV, Video Everywhere, Embedded Vision, Industrial IoT, and 5G Wireless, Xilinx innovations enable these applications that are both, software defined, yet hardware optimized.

Established in 1993, Alpha Data is a world leader in FPGA platforms and systems. The company supplies essential hardware and development tools to companies developing innovative systems for high performance computing, defense, communications, signal processing, instrumentation and life sciences applications. Its products and services provide an integrated framework from prototype-to-production and support a variety of protocols and standards including CAPI, PCIe, OpenCL, CompactPCI, XMC, VPX, PMC/PMC-X, VME/VXS, and reconfigurable XRM-IO hardware formats.


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Virtex® UltraScale+ ™

Virtex® UltraScale™

Virtex®-7 series

Kintex® UltraScale+™

Kintex® UltraScale™

Kintex®-7 series


Ethernet IP

10Gbit/s Ethernet MAC; PCS/PMA; UDP; TCP

25Gbit/s Ethernet, MAC; PCS/PMA; UDP; TCP

Embedded Software, Linux, 32bit Microblaze CPU, embedded processors in FPGA

Digital Communications: Modulation/ Demodulation, DVB, Bluetooth

High speed data interfaces, Ethernet, Aurora, SATA, PCIe

Imaging devices: displays, sensors

Unit testing, regression tests, automated tests






“PIQL has chosen Chevin Technology’s FPGA based 10Gbit Ethernet XGMAC to provide high-performance connectivity in its digital data archiving and retrieval equipment. We are pleased with the way it performs in our high-availablity PIQL® Writer & Reader systems, which have both been in constant use since 2013″
Ole Liabø, Director R&D, PIQL



“Visitech have worked with Steinn Gustafsson and Chevin Technology since 2005. The Chevintech people are all team players, who are easy to work with on project tasks, and who gives valuable input to the project teams. We have only good experience with Steinn and the Chevintech team, and can recommend this team to all that needs highly specialized personnel on FPGA , digital communications and embedded systems.”
Roy Almedal, Managing Director, Visitech AS



“3D perception is currently working with Chevin Technology. After only a short introduction to a complex architecture, Steinn Gustafsson has been able to pinpoint bottlenecks and areas for improvement in our FPGA designs. Chevin is very pleasant to work with, and it has been easy to get the teams to work together. We are very impressed by their flexibility in accommodating our needs in this project.”
Knut Krogstad, CEO, 3D Perception



“We have worked with Chevin Technology for several years. Their responsiveness and flexibility has allowed us to extend our team with the engineers at Chevin Tech. They have worked as an integral part of our own development team, whilst incurring minimal management overhead for us. The technical insight and capabilities of Chevin Tech is indisputable”
Rune Bjerkestrand, Managing Director, Cinevation