Arteris Articles

EE Times article, IoT Was Interesting, But Follow the Money to AI Chips

Kurt Shuler, VP Marketing at Arteris IP, states that the upcoming change in focus will be so radical, that by 2025, a full five sixths of the growth in semiconductors is going to be the result of AI. 

February 2, 2019 - by Kurt Shuler

A few years ago there was a lot of buzz about IoT, and indeed it continues to serve a role, but looking out to 2025 the real dollar growth for the semiconductor industry is in algorithm-specific ASICs, ASSPs, SoCs, and accelerators for Artificial Intelligence (AI), from the data center to the edge.

Anyone tracking the industry closely knows how we got to this point. Designers were implementing IoT before it even became a “thing.” Deploying sensors and communicating on a machine-to-machine level to perform data analysis and implement functions based on structural or ambient environment and other parameters just seemed like a smart thing to do. The Internet just helped to do it remotely. Then someone latched onto the term “the Internet of things” and suddenly everyone’s an IoT silicon, software, or systems player.

Topics: semiconductor eetimes autonomous vehicles AI automotive design SoCs kurt shuler training data centers edge 28 nm

SemiWiki: ISO 26262: People, Process and Product

Kurt Shuler, VP Marketing at Arteris IP writes about the 3 P's of ISO 26262 in a White-paper and then chats with Bernard Murphy in this SemiWiki blog:

ISO 26262: People, Process and Product  

August 29th,  2018 - By Bernard Murphy

Bernard Murphy (SemiWiki) offers his review of Kurt Shuler's white-paper on what the ISO 26262 standard requires of IP vendors and chip integrators who depend on those vendors. He suggests that some may not fully understand the intent behind the standard and may be setting themselves up for problems downstream.

Topics: SoC semiwiki kurt shuler SPICE IP chip training safety culture QMS