4th RISC-V Workshop Final Agenda

Our 4th RISC-V Workshop will be hosted by MIT in Cambridge, MA, July 12-13, 2016. The Workshop final agenda is shown below.  We are sold out and registration is now closed. About the WorkshopThe goals for our RISC-V workshops are for the community to share information about recent activity in various RISC-V projects underway around the globe, and to build consensus on future steps with the RISC-V ISA. This workshop features talks and poster…

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Hands-On RISC-V Tutorial

The RISC-V Foundation is now accepting registration for a Hands-On RISC-V Tutorial session to be held after the close of the 4th RISC-V Workshop at MIT in Cambridge MA, the afternoon of July 13th from 1:00pm to 6:00pm.  There is a $25 fee to attend this session and seating is limited, so register early to guarantee your attendance.The tutorials listed below have all been developed to run on the Arrow…

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RISC-V Foundation Appoints Board of Directors

RISC-V Foundation appoints inaugural Board of Directors Seven Directors Appointed to the BoardBerkeley, CA, June 9, 2016 – Today, the RISC-V Foundation is pleased to announce the Foundation’s inaugural Board of Directors.  Seven industry veterans with varied career experience within large multinational companies, smaller startup companies, non-profit organizations and academia have been appointed to serve on the RISC-V Foundation Board of Directors.The inaugural set of Directors include: Krste Asanović as…

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RISC-V Sessions at DAC 2016

Be sure to join us at the 53rd Design Automation Conference in Austin Texas the week of June 6th, 2016 for some interesting RISC-V sessions.Professor Krste Asanovic, UC Berkeley and Chairman of the RISC-V Foundation will deliver the Tuesday June 7th SKY Talk at 1pm in the DAC Pavilion entitled: “RISC-V: Instruction Sets Want To Be Free”. The most important interface in a computer system is the instruction set architecture…

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RISC-V Offers Simple, Modular ISA

  The RISC-V ISA has been featured in the latest edition of the Microprocessor Report written by David Kanter of The Linley Group.The RISC-V Foundation has retained distribution rights for this report.  The full report is shown below and it can be downloaded and freely distributed.  

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Charting a New Course for Semiconductors

The Global Semiconductor Alliance has released a new report “Charting a New Course for Semiconductors” which explores the future of the semiconductor industry and asks “Is RISC-V the new Linux?”.                               Global Semiconductor Alliance Releases New ReportThe report includes 4 Chapters covering key areas including: Chapter 1 – An Industry in Transition – Rising development costs, decreasing margins and…

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4th RISC-V Workshop Registration and Call for Papers

4th RISC-V Workshop July 12-13, 2016 Registration OpenRegistration is now open for our 4th RISC-V Workshop which will be hosted at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) building this coming July 12-13, 2016. The goals of the workshop are to share information about recent activity in the various RISC-V projects underway around the globe, and to build consensus on future steps in the evolution of the RISC-V ISA.The…

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4th RISC-V Workshop at MIT

Save the Date: July 12-13, 2016                        Our 4th RISC-V Workshop will be hosted at MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) building this coming July 12-13, 2016. The goals of the workshop are for the community to share information about recent activity in various RISC-V projects underway around the globe, and to build consensus on future steps with the…

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3rd RISC-V Workshop Presentations & Breakouts

Hello RISC-V Enthusiasts!It was nice to see many of you this past week at our 3rd RISC-V Workshop and a big THANK YOU to Oracle for hosting our event.  We had a lively couple of days with great discussions.In case you missed it, here’s a few write ups on the workshop that will give you a feel for the level of energy in the room: live blog coverage of the workshop…

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