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The purpose of the OpenPOWER Architecture Compliance Definition document is to give a consistent approach to compliance under the guidance of the Compliance Work Group. It contains the following: • Document the OpenPOWER specifications that contain the interfaces that are required to be OpenPOWER compliant • Document...

The purpose of the OpenPOWER FSI Compliance Test Harness and Test Suite (TH/TS) Specification is to provide the test suite requirements to be able to demonstrate OpenPOWER FSI compliance for POWER8™ and POWER9™ systems. The input to this specification is the following specification: Field Replaceable...

The Advanced Accelerator Adapter Electro-Mechanical Specification defines an electro-mechanical specification for advanced accelerator adapters within the OpenPOWER eco-system supported by IBM® POWER9™.  POWER9 modules present a 25Gbps interface organized into groups of 8 bit-lanes. Innovation within the community is encouraged for systems that support accelerated...

The OpenPOWER Memory Bus Specification defines the OpenPOWER Memory Bus Architecture.  The architecture and spec are used to develop Memory Function Units(MFU) and to integration of those MFUs into the OpenPOWER system structure. An MFU is a logic block developed by a member of the...