Arteris Press Releases

Arteris IP FlexNoC® Interconnect Licensed by Baidu for Kunlun AI Cloud Chips for Data Center

NoC interconnect IP optimizes dataflow for revolutionary Cloud-To-Edge artificial intelligence (AI) system-on-chip (SoC) architecture

CAMPBELL, Calif. – January 15, 2019 – Arteris IP, the leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip(NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that Baidu has licensed Arteris IP FlexNoC Interconnect for use in its high-performance Kunlun AI cloud chip for data center.

The Arteris FlexNoC interconnect IP helps us greatly by enabling not only high bandwidth on-chip communications but also load-balanced data traffic to off-chip memory, all while simplifying our backend timing closure. In addition, Arteris IP’s strong local support team has been a trusted partner in our AI chip development projects.


Jian Ouyang, Principal ArchitectBaidu

Topics: new customer china machine learning artificial intelligence neural network AI chips training chips flexnoc ai package Baidu

Arteris IP Announces New FlexNoC® 4 Interconnect IP with Artificial Intelligence (AI) Package

Industry leading commercial interconnect IP accelerates development of next-generation deep neural network (DNN) and machine learning systems

CAMPBELL, Calif. – October 31, 2018 – Arteris IP, the world’s leading supplier of silicon-proven commercial network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property (IP)today announced the new Arteris IP FlexNoC version 4 interconnect IP and the companion AI Package. FlexNoC 4 and the AI Package (“FlexNoC 4 AI”) implement many new technologies that ease the development of today’s most complex AI, deep neural network (DNN), and autonomous driving systems-on-chip (SoC).

Numerous startups are attempting to develop SoCs for neural-network training and inference, but to be successful, they must have the interconnect IP and tools required to integrate such complex, massively parallel processors while meeting the requirements for high-bandwidth on-chip and off-chip communications. Arteris IP has the experience and interconnect IP to help these companies succeed, and FlexNoC 4 with the AI Package provides the features required for AI chips in an easy-to-use and highly configurable form.


Mike Demler, Senior Analyst and Senior EditorThe Linley Group & Microprocessor Report

Topics: SoC design new product machine learning artificial intelligence neural network QoS AI chips training chips noc multicast ring noc flexnoc ai package mesh noc torus noc

ArterisIP Drives Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Innovation for 15 Chip Companies

Interconnect IP enables fast and efficient integration of tens or hundreds of heterogeneous neural network hardware accelerators

CAMPBELL, Calif. — November 14, 2017 — ArterisIP, the innovative supplier of silicon-proven commercial system-on-chip (SoC) interconnect IP, today announced that in the past two years, 15 companies have licensed ArterisIP’s FlexNoC Interconnect or Ncore Cache Coherent Interconnect IP as critical components in new artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning SoCs.

ArterisIP technology gives chip design teams the means to integrate machine learning processing elements into their systems quickly and efficiently, ensuring that they meet their schedule and functional safety requirements.


Ty Garibay, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), ArterisIP

Topics: new customer machine learning Ncore ArterisIP FlexNoC artificial intelligence neural network

Intellifusion Licenses ArterisIP FlexNoC Interconnect IP for Machine Learning and Visual Intelligence Systems-on-Chip

CAMPBELL, Calif. — November 7, 2017 — ArterisIP, the innovative supplier of silicon-proven commercial system-on-chip (SoC) interconnect IP, today announced that Shenzhen Intellifusion Technologies Co., Ltd., has licensed FlexNoC Interconnect IP for use in machine learning visual intelligence SoCs that will target both data center and embedded applications.

ArterisIP FlexNoC was the best interconnect IP that could meet (our machine learning) requirements. We also felt that ArterisIP provided the lowest risk to our design teams because the FlexNoC IP is silicon-proven in so many designs, and ArterisIP has a local support team that has been very responsive to our needs.


Ning Chen, Ph.D., Co-Founder and CEO, Intellifusion

Topics: Arteris FlexNoC new customer china machine learning ArterisIP FlexNoC visual intelligence