UC-Berkeley Team Launches Startup Providing SoC Platforms

Thursday, July 14, 2016

UC-Berkeley Professor Krste Asanovic and students Yunsup Lee and Andrew Waterman have launched SiFive, a company building customized silicon based on their RISC-V instruction set architecture. The firm, based in San Francisco, "democratizes access to custom silicon by helping system designers reduce time-to-market and realize cost savings with customized RISC-V based semiconductors."