RISC-V Foundation News

Highlights from the 2019 RISC-V Summit: a Look at the Future of Computing

Last week the global RISC-V ecosystem gathered for the second annual RISC-V Summit, the biggest RISC-V event of the year. At the 2019 RISC-V Summit there were more than 1670 registrants – that’s 500 more attendees compared to the event last year, showing how the RISC-V ecosystem is continuing to rapidly grow. There were more than 40 companies with booths in the exhibit hall, plus an extra 10 companies with…

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RISC-V Summit 2019 – Proceedings

RISC-V Summit Proceedings December, 2019In December, 2019, the RISC-V Foundation held its second annual RISC-V Summit in San Jose, California, US. We would like to thank all of the summit’s many sponsors and exhibitors. This page hosts the proceedings from the summit, including slides and video. Agenda and Presentation Slides Keynotes Welcome Address: Exponential Progress across Industries and Around the World with RISC-V Calista Redmond – CEO, RISC-V Foundation Slides…

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Curated List of RISC-V Education Materials Now Available

The RISC-V Foundation is committed to helping developers and members grow and expand their use of the RISC-V ISA, and access to training materials and educational materials is a fundamental part of empowering the ecosystem and driving innovation.That is why today the RISC-V Foundation is pleased to announce the first iteration of the RISC-V Educational Materials section on the Foundation’s website. Created thanks to the collaborative work of the University…

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RISC-V Foundation Seeks Technology Leader

The RISC-V Foundation is looking for a technology leader who can foster a successful technical ecosystem with deep member and community engagement and meaningful progress across technical imperatives in growing adoption of the RISC-V architecture. The technology leader will facilitate the technical vision, cultivate stakeholder engagement, and drive the strategy in collaboration with RISC-V members. This person will be the Foundation’s technical leader in facilitating progress across our workgroups and…

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Final Countdown to RISC-V Summit in San Jose

The RISC-V Summit in San Jose starts on Monday, December 9. There is still time to register for both the Summit itself and the all-members working day on December 9, but the window is closing soon. This Summit will bring together the principal movers and shakers in the hardware industry. This is not an event to miss.For more information and details on the event, please see the agenda page. If…

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RISC-V Summit Member Day Schedule UPDATED

This is the schedule for Member Day on December 9, ongoing. Registration is required, as is RISC-V member status – see the Join page for details.UPDATE: Our apologies, the zoom links this morning were not working well. These are new dialup links for the meetings. I will keep this up to date in case anything changes, so be sure to check back prior to any particular meeting. 1pmISA Formal Model …

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Semico Forecasts Strong Growth for RISC-V

Semico forecasts strong growth for RISC-V, predicting the market will consume 62.4 billion RISC-V CPU cores by 2025San Francisco – Nov. 25, 2019 – The RISC-V Foundation, a non-profit corporation controlled by its members to drive the adoption and implementation of the free and open RISC-V instruction set architecture (ISA), today announced that Semico Research’s new report “RISC-V Market Analysis: The New Kid on the Block” estimates that the market…

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The RISC-V Foundation Announces the “Student of the Year” and “Educator of the Year” Awards

RISC-V has deep roots in academia. What started out as a summer project in 2010 at UC Berkeley has turned into one of the most exciting innovations in the silicon industry over the last decade. Since its inception, the RISC-V Foundation has been a strong advocate for educational communities and individuals using the Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) to pursue independent projects. Of course, with more than 325 members in the…

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Getting Started with RISC-V Europe Roadshow Proceedings

Europe Roadshow Proceedings September, 2019In collaboration with the Linux Foundation, the RISC-V Foundation hosted a series of free, Getting Started with RISC-V events in Tel Aviv, Munich, Berlin, Tallinn, Paris, and London. These events showcased innovative RISC-V implementations from members of the Foundation.The roadshow featured talks from AdaCore, Andes Technology, GreenWaves Technologies, Imperas, Microchip Technology, Minres, OneSpin, SiFive, Syntacore, Thales, Trinamic and Western Digital.Check out the agenda and slides to…

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