The OpenHW Group is a non-profit organization similar to the RISC-V Foundation. It aims to increase the adoption of open source processors by providing a collaborative platform, creating a hub for ecosystem development and offering open source IP for processor cores.
Under the direction of founder and CEO Rick O’Connor, the organization has already won several sponsors. Sponsors include Alibaba, Bluespec, CMC Microsystems, Embecosm, ETH Zurich, GreenWaves, Imperas, Metrics, Mythic AI, NXP, Onespin, Silicon Labs and Thales. In addition, OpenHW Group is a member of the RISC-V Foundation, whose executive director O’Connor was until May this year. In addition, the organization has entered into a strategic partnership with the Eclipse Foundation, a global community for open source software collaboration and innovation.
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