Codasip Processors Not Affected by Meltdown and Spectre

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In the light of recent news about grave processor security issues, Meltdown and Spectre, we would like to assure customers and partners that Codasip processors are not subject to these issues. Meltdown and Spectre take advantage of a flaw in so-called speculative execution, a feature that allows for faster execution of code. Meltdown exploits the fact that low-privilege code and high-privilege memory are not separated properly …

Codasip Announces Bk5-64, a New 64-bit RISC-V Processor

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Brno, Czech Republic – November 28th, 2017 – Codasip, the leading supplier of RISC-V® embedded processor IP, today announced that it has expanded its Berkelium processor portfolio to include the Bk5-64, its first implementation of the 64-bit RISC-V ISA. Codasip now offers customers the broadest selection of RISC-V processors in the market, spanning from the ultra-low-power zero-stage Bk1 to the high-data-bandwidth, …

Codasip Announces Latest RISC-V Processor

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The Newest Codasip RISC-V Processor is Ideal for IoT Designs Brno, Czech Republic – August 21st 2017 – Codasip, the leading supplier of RISC-V® embedded CPU cores, today announced the newest addition to their Berkelium (Bk) family of RISC-V processors. The Codasip Bk-1 processor is an FSM processor targeted at the Internet of Things (IoT) by offering ultra-low power, the …

Does RISC-V mean Open Source Processors?

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“So, RISC-V is an Open ISA, that means a RISC-V processor core is Open Source”. This is a statement that I have often heard this year – however, is it true or false? Before answering this, let’s consider the broader issue of whether open standards automatically mean open source. Open standards are widespread in technology. The communication protocols TCP/IP have …