Category Archives: IP Cores

Faraday Unveils 28HPC USB 3.1 PHY and 40LP Type-C PHY with PD Controller

July 13, 2017, anysilicon


Faraday Technology Corporation (TWSE: 3035), a leading ASIC design service and IP provider, today announced that the availability of its USB 3.1 PHY on UMC 28HPC process, as well as the silicon-verified USB 3.1 Type-C PHY with USB-PD 2.0 support on UMC 40LP process. Faraday introduced the industry’s first USB

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RISC-V: Reducing Risk for both the Consumer and the Supplier

July 12, 2017, anysilicon


Last week was the Linley Processors Conference held in Santa Clara, CA. where vendors announced new products and technical details about new network architectures, security implementations, and novel memory devices were disclosed. Session 8 was titled “Open Instruction Sets” and featured a “pro” presentation by Krste Asanović, Professor, University of

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IP-Maker NVMe IP, Ready for Persistent Memories

July 07, 2017, anysilicon


IP-Maker, the leading storage IP startup, will exhibit at Flash Memory Summit in Santa Clara, CA, on August 8 to 10. The next generation of non-volatile memories comes with an access time in the microsecond range. The NVM Express (NVMe) protocol has been introduced in order to minimize the protocol

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What is an IP (Intellectual Property) core in Semiconductors?

June 20, 2017, anysilicon

Microprocessor in hand in front of chip layout

An  Intellectual Property (IP) core in Semiconductors is a reusable unit of logic or functionality or a cell or a layout design  that is normally developed  with the  idea of  licencing to multiple vendor for  using as building blocks in  different chip designs.
In today’s era of IC designs more and

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Silvaco to Acquire SoC Solutions

June 18, 2017, anysilicon


Silvaco, Inc. today announced it has entered into a letter of intent to acquire SoC Solutions.  Founded in 2000, SoC Solutions is a privately held company providing semiconductor IP and services located in the greater Atlanta, Georgia area.  With a long history of designing SoCs with embedded microprocessors, the experienced

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Silab Tech Announces Release of XGS-PON SERDES IP Core

June 13, 2017, anysilicon

serdes silab tech

Silab Tech, a leading supplier of high speed serial interface intellectual property designs (IP cores) announced today the release of its XGS-PON PHY. This IP Core provides symmetrical 10Gbps interconnect solution for Next Generation Passive Optical Networks (PON). The IP Core is silicon proven on 40nm node and was integrated

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