Saratoga, CA, December 22, 2021 – Aizip, Inc., a technology leader in artificial intelligence (AI) for applications on the Internet of Things (IoT), announced today the support of the RISC-V Platform, a new member of its wide range of supported hardware platforms.
There is a rich selection of TinyML applications on diversified IoT processing platforms, such as MCU, NPU, and DSP. Depending on the specific scenario, a customer may choose one of these hardware platforms for considerations such as cost, performance, and power consumption. An emerging platform for the IoT market is RISC-V, which is an open standard instruction set architecture (ISA) based on established reduced instruction set computer principles. Unlike most other ISA designs, the RISC-V ISA is provided under open-source licenses that do not require fees to use.
In addition to the advantage of free licenses, RISC-V architecture is known for its simplicity and clean-slate design. It provides great modularity and extensibility, and is therefore, easy to scale to a large number of CPU cores. RISC-V architecture also provides excellent low power support, which is a critical feature for many of the IoT applications. As such, more and more IC companies have added RISC-V to their portfolio since its origin in 2010 at the University of the California at Berkeley.
"We have recently seen a steady growth in the adoption of RISC-V in the marketplace," commented Dr. Yuan Lu, President and Co-Founder of Aizip. "We have invested significant engineering resources in the RISC-V platform, and we have successfully delivered TinyML models to our customers for the RISC-V chips". Aizip plans to add more models on the RISC-V platform, covering its complete TinyML portfolio in Aizip Intelligent Vision (AIV), Aizip Intelligent Audio (AIA), and Aizip Intelligent Time-Series (AIT).
With the support of RISC-V, Aizip now claims full coverage of all the leading IoT processor platforms in MCU, NPU, RISC-V, and DSP. Together with its proprietary automated design tools, the wide range of supported hardware platforms will allow Aizip to lead the industry in fast deployment time and return-on-investment (ROI).
Aizip partners with both leading and emerging IC companies worldwide in serving module and system customers. Aizip is committed to bringing low-cost and high-performance intelligence for the benefit of society worldwide. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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About Aizip, Inc.
Aizip, Inc., develops AI models for IoT applications. Based in Silicon Valley, Aizip provides design services with superior performance, quick turnaround time, and excellent ROI. Their models can be used in a wide range of applications for an intelligent, automated, and connected world. For more information, please visit www.aizip.ai