Achronix to Demonstrate Embedded FPGA Solutions at Design Automation Conference

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  • Will profile Speedcore eFPGA IP’s ability to add a programmable fabric to ASIC or SoC designs
  • Two IP Track Talks will feature presentations from Achronix’s Steve Mensor, Kent Orthner

Santa Clara, Calif., June 19, 2018 –– Achronix  will demonstrate Speedcore eFPGA solutions at the 2018 Design Automation Conference.

WHO:

Achronix Semiconductor Corporation, a leader in field programmable gate array (FPGA)-based hardware accelerator devices and embedded FPGA (eFPGA) intellectual property (IP)

WHAT:

Will exhibit at the Design Automation Conference (DAC) in Booth #2463, showcasing Speedcore eFPGA IP for 5G wireless, high-performance computing (HPC), advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous vehicles, machine learning and computer vision. Achronix will demonstrate how the Speedcore programmable fabric can be implemented into an ASIC or SoC for a more flexible solution.

Achronix executives will deliver talks during two DAC IP Track sessions:

  • Steve Mensor, Achronix’s vice president of marketing, will present “Increase Performance, Reduce Die Size with Speedcore eFPGA Custom Blocks Flow,” during “Has the Time for Embedded FPGA Come at Last?” It will be held Tuesday from 1:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.
  • Kent Orthner, Achronix system architect, will present “Learning to Share –– Embedded FPGA Timing Closure,” part of the “New Challenges for IP and VIP to Support Emerging Application or Algorithm” session Tuesday from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.

WHEN:

Monday, June 25, through Wednesday, June 27, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. 

WHERE:

Moscone Center West, San Francisco

About Speedcore eFPGA

Speedcore eFPGA IP can be integrated into an ASIC or SoC to provide a customized programmable fabric. Users specify their logic, memory and DSP resource needs, then Achronix configures the Speedcore IP to meet their individual requirements. Speedcore look-up-tables (LUTs), RAM blocks and DSP64 blocks can be assembled like building blocks to create the optimal programmable fabric for any given application.

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About Achronix Semiconductor Corporation

Achronix Semiconductor Corporation is a fabless semiconductor corporation based in Santa Clara, California, offering high-end FPGA-based data acceleration solutions, designed to address high-performance, compute-intensive and real-time processing applications. Achronix FPGA and eFPGA IP offerings are further enhanced by ready-to-use accelerator cards targeting AI, machine learning, networking and data center applications. All Achronix products are fully supported by a complete and optimized range of Achronix software tools called ACE, which enables customers to quickly develop their own custom applications.

Achronix has a global footprint, with sales and design teams across the U.S., Europe and Asia. In January 2021, Achronix entered into a definitive merger agreement with ACE Convergence Acquisition Corp. (Nasdaq: ACEV) in a transaction that would result in Achronix being listed on Nasdaq. The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2021.

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