2021-04-13 - Open Source FPGA Foundation

Shrikant Lohokare Appointed CEO of Open Source FPGA Foundation

Dr. Shrikant Lohokare has been appointed as CEO of Open Source FPGA Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on accelerating worldwide awareness and widespread adoption of FPGA technology.

2021-03-11 - Kevin Krewell

Xilinx Democratizes Software Development for FPGAs by Opening Up Vitis HLS Tool

Xilinx has open-sourced the Vitis HLS front-end, which should go a long way to help democratize software development for FPGAs.

2021-01-26 - Nitin Dahad

AI Startup AlphaICs Targets Edge Learning

Startup AlphaICs to tape out 8 TOPS edge learning chip next month...

2020-10-29 - Sally Ward-Foxton

MLPerf Inference Scores Add AI Models for Real-World Workloads

The latest round of MLPerf Inference scores includes new models for varied but realistic workloads such as recommendation, speech-to-text, medical imaging and more...

- TrendForce

AMD Set to Become Fourth Largest IC Designer After Xilinx Acquisition

Should the Xilinx acquisition proceed as planned, AMD will greatly increase its influence across industries and in turn overtake MediaTek in revenue, becoming the fourth largest IC design company behind third-place Nvidia, according to TrendForce...

2020-10-28 - Brian Santo

AMD Confirms Xilinx Acquisition To Become HPC Leader

AMD said it is buying Xilinx for $35 billion; the deal is all about high performance computing. The company also reported Q4 earnings...

2020-10-23 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Flex Logix Takes on Nvidia with Edge AI Accelerator

Flex Logix’ InferX X1 AI accelerator packs a punch on Yolo v3 and is priced for high volume...

2020-10-14 - Kevin Krewell

Are AMD and Xilinx A Perfect Match?

For AMD to acquire a company as large as Xilinx comes as a shock to many. Reportedly, the deal would cost AMD $30 billion, which is almost a third of its market capitalization...

2020-10-12 - Sally Ward-Foxton

AMD Looks to Expand Data Center Portfolio with Xilinx Deal

A potential AMD-Xilinx deal could make the scrappy CPU/GPU company a real contender in the data center AI market...

- Brian Santo

AMD is Said in Talks to Buy Xilinx

If the deal goes through, AMD is likely to end up paying roughly $30 billion for Xilinx...

2020-10-07 - Sally Ward-Foxton

Nvidia DPU Eyes NICs in Next-Gen Data Center

At its GTC Conference this week, Nvidia CEO Jensen Huang will unveil everything from its lowest-priced dev kit to a new supercomputer...

2020-10-06 - TrendForce

Top 10 Tech Industry Trends for 2021

TrendForce provides its forecast of 10 key trends in the tech industry for 2021...