RISC-V Ecosystem News

SiFive to Present at Virtual Linley Spring Processor Conference

SAN MATEO, Calif. Mar 31, 2020 – SiFive, Inc., the leading provider of commercial RISC-V processor IP and silicon solutions, today announced it will be participating in the Linley Spring Processor Conference, which will now be held virtually April 6-9, 2020. SiFive will host two virtual sessions, during which attendees will have the opportunity to learn more about the RISC-V uprising driving chip customization and how SiFive is powering the next generation of…

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SiFive Launches Advanced Trace and Debug Portfolio, SiFive Insight

SAN MATEO, Calif., Mar. 17, 2020 – SiFive, Inc., the leading provider of commercial RISC-V processor IP and silicon solutions, today announced SiFive Insight, a technology portfolio that enables faster silicon bring-up, software/hardware integration, and application development through hardware trace and debug. SiFive Insight is the industry’s first combined trace and debug solution for the freely-available, open-specification RISC-V ISA.article: https://www.sifive.com/press/sifive-launches-advanced-trace-and-debug-portfolio

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Andes Technology Announces Over 5 Billion Cumulative Shipments of SoCs Embedded with Its CPU IP Since Company Inception

HSINCHU, TAIWAN – March 31, 2020 – Andes Technology (TWSE: 6533), a leading supplier of high efficiency, low-power 32/64-bit RISC-V processor cores, announced a remarkable record of 1.5 billion annual SoC shipments containing its CPU IPs in 2019 at an annual growth rate of 50%. Since inception, cumulative shipments surpassed 5 billion. Applications in which Andes CPU IPs are embedded include audio, Bluetooth, gaming, GPS, machine learning, MCU, sensor fusion, SSD…

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With X86 / Arm Three Minutes, How Many Steps Does RISC-V Need? | Shaoyue Feng, ESMC China

At present, the RISC-V instruction set architecture is receiving more and more attention in China. A large number of startups with RISC-V as the core of the processor have emerged, and the ecosystem has also shown a thriving scene …The latest market research report by Semico Research predicts that by 2025, the number of chips using RISC-V architecture will reach 64.2 billion, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of…

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SEGGER Announces Support for Nuclei RISC-V Processors

SEGGER is pleased to announce its full support for Nuclei RISC-V processor SoCs. Nuclei System Technology is a leading vendor of RISC-V processor IP in China. In August of 2019, Nuclei and GigaDevice announced the first RISC-V general-purpose MCU, the Bumblebee.article: https://www.segger.com/news/segger-announces-support-for-nuclei-risc-v-processors/

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