Codasip Releases Studio 8, a Breakthrough in RISC-V Automation, and the Bk7 RISC-V Processor Core for Real-Time Computing Applications

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Munich, Germany – December 6th, 2018 – CodasipGmbH, the leading supplier of RISC-V® embedded processor IP, announced today the latest version of Studio, a suite of tools optimized for the development and verification of RISC-V processors, and the Bk7 processor, the first Codasip RISC-V core optimized for Linux and real-time performance. “As the RISC-V ISA specification evolves and adds an ever-increasing number of …

Trinamic Licenses Codasip’s Bk3 RISC-V Processor for Next Generation Motion Control Applications

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Brno, Czech Republic and Hamburg, Germany – February 28th 2018 – Codasip, the leading supplier of RISC-V® embedded processor IP, announced today that Trinamic, the global leader in embedded motor and motion control ICs and microsystems, has selected Codasip’s Bk3 processor for its next-generation family of products. Trinamic’s products serve multiple markets including laboratory and factory automation, semiconductor manufacturing, textiles, robotics, ATMs, and …

Codasip Announces Studio 7, Design and Productivity Tools for Rapid Generation of RISC-V Processors

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Brno, Czech Republic – January 23rd, 2018 – Codasip, the leading supplier of RISC-V® embedded processor IP, today announced that it has launched the 7th generation of its Studio, the unique IP-design and customization software that allows for fast configuration and optimization of RISC-V processors, customer-proprietary processor architectures, and their accompanying software development toolchains. Studio 7 adds significant new functionality and features, making …

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 …