Arteris Press Releases

Arteris® IP FlexNoC® Interconnect & Resilience Package Licensed by SiEngine for ISO 26262-Compliant Automotive Systems

State-of-the-art Network-on-Chip (NoC) interconnect increases chip performance, reduces design schedules, and provides functional safety mechanisms

CAMPBELL, Calif. – February 4, 2020 – Arteris IP, the world’s leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that SiEngine has licensed the Arteris IP FlexNoC interconnect and the accompanying FlexNoC Resilience Package for use as the on-chip dataflow backbone of its next-generation automotive systems-on-chip (SoC).

We chose Arteris FlexNoC IP and the Resilience Package because of its integrated functional safety mechanisms and its ability to reduce on-chip routing congestion and increase performance. We are pleasantly surprised by the product’s rich functionality, flexible configuration and the excellent support from Arteris IP’s engineers, which allow us to achieve the specifically required functions with competitive performance.”


Xin-xin Yang, R&D Vice President, SiEngine

Topics: SoC NoC new customer automotive ISO 26262 resilience package performance AI chips ML/AI

Arteris IP Adds 17 New Licensees, Revenue Exceeds $31M in 2019

Network-on-Chip (NoC) semiconductor IP growth driven by customer development of new automotive, machine learning & data center systems-on-chip (SoCs)

CAMPBELL, Calif. — January 28, 2020 — Arteris IP, the world’s leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that the company added 17 new licensees in 2019 for its Arteris® IP Ncore®, FlexNoC®, CodaCache®, AI Package, Resilience Package, and PIANO® Interconnect IP products. Of the 15 Arteris IP licensees publicly announced during 2019, three were acquired during the year (Bitmain, DisplayLink, and Vayyar) and fourteen are as yet undisclosed. The total number of Arteris IP customers reached 130.

“With our sizeable customer acquisition of 17 new licensees in 2019 and 20 new licensees in 2018, Arteris IP has increased interconnect market share against all alternatives. This growth allows Arteris IP to commercially invest more than anyone else in interconnect IP engineering and support to deliver best-in-class NoC technology to our customers. Arteris IP is increasingly the world’s trusted NoC interconnect engineering think tank able to augment an SoC ecosystem of related IP and EDA companies.”


K. Charles Janac, President and CEOArteris IP

Topics: new customer Ncore FlexNoC ncore cache coherent interconnect flexnoc ai package

Arteris® IP FlexNoC® Interconnect and AI Package Licensed by Vastai Technologies for Artificial Intelligence Chips

State-of-the-art Network-on-Chip (NoC) interconnect enables faster performance and shorter development time

CAMPBELL, Calif. — January 21, 2020 — Arteris IP, the world’s leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that Vastai Technologies has licensed Arteris FlexNoC Interconnect IP and the accompanying AI Package for use in its next-generation artificial intelligence and computer vision systems-on-chip (SoCs).

We chose Arteris IP because of their excellent reputation and the maturity of their NoC IP. Using Arteris IP reduced our product costs and shortened our development schedule while allowing us to achieve better performance than we thought was possible. In addition, the Arteris IP team has exceeded our expectations for local technical support and engineering expertise.”


John Qian, CEO, Vastai Technologies

Topics: SoC NoC new customer performance AI chips ML/AI scalable hardware on-chip bandwidth

Arteris IP Ncore® Cache Coherent Interconnect Licensed by Bitmain for Sophon TPU Artificial Intelligence (AI) Chips

Network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect enables faster performance and lower die area for Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) AI/ML applications

CAMPBELL, Calif. June 9, 2019– Arteris IP, the world’s leading supplier of innovative, silicon-proven network-on-chip (NoC) interconnect intellectual property, today announced that Bitmain has licensed Arteris Ncore Cache Coherent Interconnect IP for use in its next-generation Sophon Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) systems-on-chip (SoCs) for the scalable hardware acceleration of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) algorithms.

Our choice of interconnect IP became more important as we continued to increase the complexity and performance of Sophon AI SoCs. The Arteris Ncore cache coherent interconnect IP allowed us to increase our on-chip bandwidth and reduce die area, while being easy to implement in the backend. The Ncore IP’s configurability helped us optimize the die area of our SoC, which permits us to offer our users more performance at lower cost.”


Haichao Wang, CEO, Bitmain

Topics: SoC NoC new customer performance AI chips ML/AI scalable hardware on-chip bandwidth