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In The News2018-08-02T11:03:25+00:00

Security First: Implementing Trust by Design

August 30th, 2018|

Security First: Implementing Trust by Design In Electronic Design, by Ben Levine. "To protect against flaws such as Meltdown and Spectre, chipmakers are increasingly opting for the RISC-V security core as a solution." [...]

In EE Times: AI Startup Hires Two Tesla EEs

August 20th, 2018|

AI Startup Hires Two Tesla EEs, Hot Chips highlights race to new architectures. In EE Times, by Rick Merritt. "Esperanto Technologies Inc. hired two senior engineering managers from Tesla’s Autopilot group. David Glasco and [...]

A RISC-y business

July 20th, 2018|

A RISC-y business EU plans for domestic exascale supercomputer chips: Analysis: The European Union's consortium to develop European microprocessors for future supercomputers has taken a few more steps towards its goal of delivering [...]

Is This the Moment for RISC-V?

July 20th, 2018|

Is This the Moment for RISC-V? In EE Times, by Nitin Dahad. "Could this then be the moment where we do see widespread innovation and commercialization of RISC-V based products?" [...]

RISC-V Aims for World Domination

July 19th, 2018|

RISC-V Aims for World Domination: Dr. David Patterson Foretells the Next Golden Age of Computer Architecture by Steven Leibson in EE Journal. One day you wake up and realize the world can be [...]

Open Hardware – RISC-V

July 18th, 2018|

Open Hardware – RISC-V The emergence of the new RISC-V chips “promises to be a game changer in the open hardware field.” In LINUX Magazine, by Bruce Byfield. The lack of open source computer chips [...]

RISC-V Fish Fry Podcast Here!

July 6th, 2018|

A Famous "Fish Fry," by Amelia Dalton "To the Cloud and Beyond" New podcast in EE Journal, including Rick O’Connor (RISC-V Foundation Chairman) discussing the growing RISC-V ecosystem. Click to [...]

European Program to Develop Supercomputing Chips

July 5th, 2018|

European Program to Develop Supercomputing Chips Begins to Take Shape… including RISC-V! The European Processor Initiative (EPI), an ambitious program to develop a pair of chips for domestic supercomputers, is poised to change [...]

RISC-V ISA Wins Prestigious Electrons d’Or Award

July 3rd, 2018|

RISC-V ISA Wins Prestigious Electrons d'Or Award, Validating Industry’s Commitment to the RISC-V Ecosystem. The RISC-V Foundation announced the RISC-V ISA won Product/Technology/Innovation of the Year in the prestigious Electrons d'Or award program. [...]

RISC-V Foundation Announces Security Standing Committee

July 2nd, 2018|

RISC-V Foundation Announces Security Standing Committee, Calls Industry to Join in Efforts. Growing Security Standing Committee Features 25 Member Organizations Collaborating to Secure the Future of Computing The RISC-V Foundation, a non-profit corporation [...]

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eeNews video interview with Dave Ditzel

May 24th, 2018|

An eeNews interview with Dave Ditzel @Esperanto Technologies: "We develop new AI processors on the open RISC-V architecture' Also, to see the eeNews Embedded article, click here.

Partners Pump SoCs For AI

May 8th, 2018|

In Sensors Online. Esperanto has licensed NetSpeed's IP and intelligent design environment for its Supercomputer-on-a-Chip for artificial intelligence (AI) applications. Esperanto's 7-nm chip will integrate thousands of RISC-V compatible processors each with vector/tensor [...]

UltraSoC aids design of Esperanto 4k processor chip

May 7th, 2018|

In eeNews by Peter Clarke.Startup processor developer Esperanto Technologies Inc. (Mountain View, Calif.) is making use of the analytics IP from UltraSoC Ltd. (Cambridge, England) within its artificial intelligence chip that is projected to [...]

Computer Chip Visionaries Win Turing Award

March 21st, 2018|

In the New York Times... Again, our congratulations to computer chip visionaries Dave Patterson and John Hennessy on winning the Turing Award! “This is the one fundamental idea that has been sustained over the [...]

Esperanto Announces 4,112-Core RISC-V AI Chip

January 4th, 2018|

In AB Open. Esperanto, a company run by The Case for RISC co-authors Dave Ditzel and Dave Patterson, has announced its first RISC-V products – including a 4,112-core processor aimed at high-performance artificial [...]

Building a More Secure World with the RISC-V ISA

January 4th, 2018|

RISC-V Foundation blog by: Krste Asanović, Chairman, RISC-V Foundation Rick O’Connor, Executive Director, RISC-V Foundation. The RISC-V community has an historic opportunity to “do security right” from the get-go with the benefit of [...]

Shrinking SWaP to Achieve Smaller, Faster Systems

December 14th, 2017|

In Electronic Design, by William Wong. Shrinking SWaP to Achieve Smaller, Faster Systems The relentless design goal of minimizing size, weight, and power (SWaP) will be bolstered by upcoming board systems that are equipped [...]

Leveraging RISC-V for AI and Machine Learning

December 12th, 2017|

In Electronic Design, by William Wong. It’s a work in progress, but Esperanto Technologiesis looking to use RISC-V technology in artificial-intelligence (AI) and machine-learning (ML) applications. These days, ML, which is a branch of [...]

Esperanto makes waves…

December 11th, 2017|

Dave Ditzel's presentation at the 7th RISC-V workshop has made a lot of waves in the press. Coverage highlights include: EE Times RISC-V Spins into Drives, AI Western Digital, Esperanto tip plans for [...]

Startup plans 4k RISC-V cores on 7nm chip

November 29th, 2017|

In eeNews Europe by Peter Clarke. Esperanto Technologies Inc. (Mountain View, Calif.), a 2014 startup founded by chip industry veteran Dave Ditzel, has made its first public statements about its technology. The company [...]