SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Arteris and ARM (LON: ARM;Nasdaq: ARMH) have signed a multi-year agreement that expands Arteris' access to ARM processor core IP. The two companies have broadened their cooperation to aid the development of future Arteris coherent interconnect IP products that more closely integrate with Arteris' pioneering FlexNoC® network-on-chip technology and ARM's processor IP.
"Our latest collaboration with ARM helps us jointly address new multi-core interconnect opportunities in the ARM ecosystem," said K. Charles Janac, President and CEO of Arteris. "ARM's success enabling multi-core technology has motivated the need for exciting new options in interconnects for ARM and Arteris licensees."
"We are enabling additional interconnect options to support the rapid adoption of ARM technology. These new options will help ARM and Arteris customers build new interconnect architectures," said Noel Hurley, vice president of Marketing and Strategy, Processor Division, ARM. "This is another step forward for the ARM community and for Arteris, which was a participant in the ARM AMBA® 4 ACE™ specification process."
Arteris, Inc. provides Network-on-Chip interconnect IP and tools to accelerate System-on-Chip semiconductor (SoC) assembly for a wide range of applications. Results obtained by using the Arteris product line include lower power, higher performance, more efficient design reuse and faster development of ICs, SoCs and FPGAs.
Founded by networking experts and offering the first commercially available Network-on-Chip IP products, Arteris operates globally with headquarters in Sunnyvale, California and an engineering center in Paris, France. Arteris is a private company backed by a group of international investors including ARM Holdings, Crescendo Ventures, DoCoMo Capital, Qualcomm Incorporated, Synopsys, TVM Capital, and Ventech. More information can be found at www.arteris.com.
ARM designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM's comprehensive product offering includes RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company's broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies. Find out more about ARM by following these links: