Lattice Radiant Software

Best in Class, Easy to Use Design Software

Full Featured, Easy to Use Tool Suite - Lattice Radiant software offers all the best in class tools and features to help users develop their FPGA applications efficiently and effectively. Powerful yet intuitive tools provide fast design starts and precise implementation.

Predictable Design Convergence - Powerful optimization and analysis tool help achieve fast and predictable design convergence. Lattice Radiant software utilizes a unified design database, design constraints flow, and timing analysis throughout the flow to ensure consistent optimization and analysis with optimal results.

Unparalleled Ease of Use - To provide the best user experience, Lattice Radiant software brings the ease of use of an FPGA design software to a whole new level with a graphical user interface that is modular and wizard driven, and intuitively guides the user through the design flow that includes design creation, synthesis, constraint entry, design analysis, debugging, and programming.

Features

  • Easy design navigation and debugging with “One Click” execution
  • Powerful optimization tools that feature best in class algorithms to ensure quick timing closure
  • Precise analysis tools for design, timing, and power analysis
  • Complete closed-loop cross probing from physical to logical design implementation
  • IP packaging capability allows users and IP providers to package encrypted IP for distribution

Getting Started

  1. Download Software below - Windows / Linux
  2. Install: follow the installation guide, found in Documents section below.
  3. License: determine which license type you need, then request it on our licensing page via the button below.

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Base & Update Downloads

Windows OSWindows

The Lattice Radiant Software Base executable contains all of the design tools and features for you to use Lattice FPGAs from design entry to bitstream download. The supported Windows Operating System is Windows 10 64-bit.

Package Operating System Version Date Format Size
Lattice Radiant Software Windows 64-bit 3.2 6/28/2022 ZIP 1.3 GB
Lattice Radiant Software
Radiant 3.2.1 Update requires previous installation of Radiant 3.2 64 bit for Windows
Windows 64-bit 3.2.1 8/23/2022 ZIP 275.7 MB

Linux OSLinux

The Lattice Radiant Software Base executable contains all of the design tools and features for you to use Lattice FPGAs from design entry to bitstream download. The supported Linux Operating Systems are Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.8 64-bit or 8.4 64-bit and Ubuntu 18.04 or 20.04 LTS 64-bit.

Package Operating System Version Date Format Size
Lattice Radiant Software Linux 64-bit 3.2 6/28/2022 ZIP 1.5 GB
Lattice Radiant Software
Radiant 3.2.1 Update requires previous installation of Radiant 3.2 64 bit for Linux
Linux 64-bit 3.2.1 8/23/2022 ZIP 396.3 MB

Software Downloads & Documentation

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Licensing

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Notice: If you are upgrading to Radiant 2.2.1 or later and generated your free Radiant license prior to March 2021, please generate a new license to enable proper usage of all tools included in Radiant.

Radiant Software Free License

The Lattice Radiant software offers leading-edge design and implementation tools optimized for our low-power FPGA architectures. The free license enables users to design and evaluate the performance of all Radiant supported devices.

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Radiant Software Subscription License

Design exploration made easy. The full subscription license enables users to design and optimize solutions for all Radiant supported devices, without resorting to workarounds. Implementations can be executed in parallel on multi-core machines to enable you to find the best solution faster.

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Device Support

Lattice Radiant Design Software

Device Support & Features Subscription License Free License
MachXO5-NX Check Mark Evaluation Mode
CertusPro-NX Check Mark Evaluation Mode
Certus-NX Check Mark Check Mark
CrossLink-NX Check Mark Check Mark
CertusPro-NX-RT Radiant RT Subscription Evaluation Mode
Certus-NX-RT Radiant RT Subscription Evaluation Mode
iCE40 UltraPlus Check Mark Check Mark
Third-Party Software
Mentor ModelSim® Lattice FPGA Edition Check Mark Check Mark
Synopsys Synplify Pro - Lattice Edition
Check Mark Check Mark
Operating System
Windows Windows 10
Linux RHEL 7.8
RHEL 8.4
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
Licensing
License Period 1 Year
License Type Node-Locked or Floating
Ordering Part Number LSC-SW-RADIANT-NL (Node-locked)
LSC-SW-RADIANT-FL (Floating)
LSC-SW-RADIANT-NL-R (Node-locked Renewal)
LSC-SW-RADIANT-FL-R (Floating Renewal)
LSC-SW-RADIANT-RT-NL (Node-locked)
LSC-SW-RADIANT-RT-FL (Floating)

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Purchase/Renew Radiant License

The full Radiant license enables users to design and optimize solutions for all Radiant supported devices.

To purchase or renew a Software license, please go to the Online Store or contact a local sales representative or distributor.

If you have purchased a Software license and received a Software Serial Number, please go to our Subscription licensing form.

Radiant Feature List

  • Integrated Design Environment and Source Editor – Easy design navigation and debugging with integrated tools for constraint editing, design analysis and floorplanning with an HDL source code editor with keyword highlighting support for VHDL, Verilog, SDC and Lattice constraint attributes
  • Process Toolbar & Message Console – Design flow process toolbar and common message console with message classification and filtering
  • Constraint Editors with Industry Standard Constraint Support – Integrated timing and design constraints, floorplanning and I/O planning tools with Synopsys Design Constraints (SDC)
  • IP Catalog with Industry Standard Encryption Support – Integrated interface to access the extensive on-line Lattice IP Catalog with available IEEE1735 Encryption
  • Multiple Implementations and Strategies – Design exploration with multiple implementations and optimization strategies
  • Design Cross Probing and On-Chip Debugging – Comprehensive, close-looped physical to logical design cross probing and signal-centric on-chip debug for real-time debug analysis with waveforms
  • Power Calculator – Accurate data driven graphical power calculation and estimation tool based on silicon performance data
  • Tcl Scripting – Flow automation and script control to streamline design operations
  • Simulation Wizard – Comprehensive guidance for simulation setup, execution, and analysis
  • Third-Party Tools – Synopsys Synplify Pro® for Lattice and Mentor ModelSim® Lattice FPGA Edition

Version History

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Videos

Available Videos
Video Title Time Size Abstract
Introduction to Lattice Radiant Software 8:32 47.6 MB Lattice Radiant Software Introductory Video featuring key easy design experience features.
Lattice Radiant Software Tool Flow - Part 1 14:43 55.9 MB Featuring the license software installation guide and technical support, creating new Radiant project and adding design input and source files, and how to customize an IP using the IP Catalog.
Lattice Radiant Software Tool Flow - Part 2 27:58 107.1 MB Featuring the use of Simulation Wizard for design simulation, steps on setting the timing and location assignments, how to process the design and the uses of debugging tools- Netlist Analyzer, Physical Designer, Cross Probing.
Lattice Radiant Software Tool Flow - Part 3 14:31 51.9 MB Featuring the steps on how to use the Power Calculator for analyzing power consumption, how to analyze the static timing through the Timing Analyzer and programming the FPGA using the Programmer, and the usage of Reveal Inserter for design debugging.
Setting up a Floating License Tutorial 5:43 25.4MB Instructional Video on how to setup a floating license on a server and how to setup environment variables on a client machine in order to access the server license.
Lattice Radiant Design Software Video Series -
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The Lattice Radiant Design Software Video Series is a multi-part video series covering every aspect of FPGA design and implementation using Lattice Radiant Design Software. It is well suited for both experienced users wanting to learn all aspects of the tool or for new users wanting to get started quickly with the tool.