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SiFive Freedom E310 processor

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A Closer Look at the SiFive RISC-V Rack Cluster

SiFive collaborated with AB Open to create a rack-mount RISC-V cluster based around the SiFive HiFive Unmatched developer platform for compute and a SiFive HiFive1 Rev. B development board for control. In this article we take a closer look at the design of the cluster and consider some of the… Read More
SPDX

SPDX, the Software Package Data Exchange Specification, Becomes an Official ISO/IEC Standard

The Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX) specification, designed to ease tracking, communication, and compliance of provenance, licence, security, and other supply chain matters, has been formally published by ISO/IEC JTC 1 as the ISO/IEC 5962:2021 standard. “SPDX plays an important role in building more trust and transparency in how software… Read More

Wavious Releases a RISC-V LPDDR4x/5 PHY as an Apache-Licensed Open-Source Project

Wavious, a fabless semiconductor company which offers a platform based on mix-and-match “chiplets,” has launched a RISC-V-powered open-source LPDDR4x/5 PHY – under the permissive Apache 2.0 licence. “We are strong believers in open-source hardware and software,” the company said in its announcement, “and Wavious is dedicated to making significant contributions… Read More