RISC-V is inevitable – it became the mantra of RISC-V, and it’s true. But before we see why that is, let’s step back and discuss what RISC-V is and why we should care.
Back in the early days, computers were large and bulky, taking up entire rooms and making a lot of noise.
It’s incredible to think about how much technology has advanced over the years. Nowadays, we’re surrounded by microprocessors that make our lives easier without us even realizing it. For example, when we use our bank cards to pay at the supermarket, we’re actually using a full computer that encrypts, signs and verifies our transactions. And our phones contain dozens and dozens of processors that make all the conveniences of modern life possible.