UltraSoC collaborates with PDF Solutions to prevent in-life product failures using end-to-end analytics and advanced machine learning techniques

Predictive analytics and proactive maintenance key to reducing costly recalls CAMBRIDGE, UK – 13 February 2020 – UltraSoC today announced a collaboration with PDF Solutions® [NASDAQ: PDFS] that combines comprehensive data analytics with advanced machine learning (ML) techniques, with the goal of predicting and preventing chip failures in the field with unprecedented accuracy. The solution will combine in-life information from UltraSoC’s hardware-based behavioral monitors with PDF Solutions’ end-to-end machine learning and analytics platform to identify chips that are likely to fail in the field, allowing OEMs to predict and proactively…

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UltraSoC extends its commitment to Japanese market with appointment of Ryoden

CAMBRIDGE, UK – 3 February 2020 UltraSoC today announced it has appointed Ryoden as its technical representatives in Japan to bring its on-chip cybersecurity and embedded analytics architecture to more Japanese electronics manufacturers, particularly those targeting automotive applications. Ryoden will work alongside Intralink, UltraSoC’s existing commercial representative in the country. Ryoden was selected by UltraSoC because of the company’s extensive contacts within the semiconductor industry as well as its presence throughout strategically important locations across Japan. Ryoden will be helping to secure and support customers for UltraSoC’s on-chip monitoring and…

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UltraSoC donates RISC-V trace implementation to enable true open-source development

Works through OpenHW Group to support design innovation and ensure ecosystem compatibility CAMBRIDGE, UK – 6 December 2019 UltraSoC today announced it will offer an open-source implementation of its industry-leading RISC-V trace encoder via the OpenHW Group. The availability of a production-grade, standards-compliant processor trace solution is a key enabler for developers, and supports the OpenHW Group’s aim of creating an open, commercial grade ecosystem for development based on open-source processors. Rupert Baines, CEO of UltraSoC, said: “We fully believe in industry standards and the importance of open-source; by donating…

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UltraSoC furthers academic support with Europractice partnership

UltraSoC IP enables academic institutions to develop full RISC-V ASICs CAMBRIDGE, UK – 4 November 2019 UltraSoC has announced a partnership with Europractice, to bring UltraSoC debug and trace IP for open source RISC-V development to a wider community and to make the company’s IP more readily and freely available for academic ASIC development. This move furthers UltraSoC’s growing support for education, particularly via the rapidly growing RISC-V open source architecture, which makes it possible for academic institutions to develop low cost solutions using open resources. Europractice is a European…

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UltraSoC selected by Japan’s NSITEXE for automotive development

Embedded analytics to boost design of future autonomous vehicles CAMBRIDGE, UK; Tokyo, Japan – 30 September 2019 – UltraSoC today announced that its embedded analytics technologies have been selected by Japanese company NSITEXE, Inc. (hereinafter, NSITEXE, a subsidiary of DENSO Corporation, the global automotive components manufacturer) to monitor performance and improve quality and reliability, particularly in future autonomous vehicle designs. Hideki Sugimoto, CTO of NSITEXE commented: “To extract more useful information from sensors, processor performance requirements are continuously increasing in a variety of industries. We need to meet these real…

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UltraSoC strengthens global team with appointments in Asia and USA

CAMBRIDGE, UK – 7 August 2019 – UltraSoC has announced two significant appointments as part of its global expansion, with Lisa Yang joining the team as Vice President of Sales for Asia; and US-based Jean Min taking the role of Senior Customer Solutions Architect. Yang and Min join UltraSoC’s increasingly global team, following the company’s recent announcement of plans to substantially expand its worldwide operations on the back of its latest funding round. Lisa Yang was formerly Managing Director at Carl Zeiss Taiwan, covering the company’s semiconductor operations in China…

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UltraSoC joins AESIN to further automotive safety and security

New whitepaper on automotive cybersecurity & safety available to download CAMBRIDGE, UK – 9 July 2019 UltraSoC today announced that it has joined AESIN (the Automotive Electronics Systems Innovation Network) to further its development of secure automotive systems with embedded monitoring capabilities. Such technology helps developers to verify that their products function securely and safely in the lab, and can also be used in-life, providing ongoing monitoring while the production system is in use. UltraSoC’s embedded analytics products use dedicated hardware to detect security problems such as hacking far more…

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UltraSoC strengthens management team with appointment of CFO

CAMBRIDGE, UK – 13 June 2019 – UltraSoC has announced the appointment of Barney Edgar as its new Chief Financial Officer. As UltraSoC moves into the next phase of its growth, Edgar brings significant experience in successfully guiding fast-growing, innovative technology companies. Most recently, Edgar was Head of Finance at Arkessa, an innovative IoT (Internet of Things) company, acquired by a private equity fund in 2018. Prior to Arkessa, he was Head of Finance at Neul, a semiconductor start-up also focused in the high-growth IoT arena. Edgar was part of…

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UltraSoC demonstrates advanced multicore debug at Embedded World 2019

UltraDevelop 2 embedded analytics software suite beta testing now EMBEDDED WORLD, NÜRNBERG, GERMANY and CAMBRIDGE, UK – 26 February 2019 UltraSoC today announced that its UltraDevelop 2 integrated development environment (IDE) is now available for beta testing and is being shipped to qualified lead customers. The new IDE will be publicly demonstrated for the first time at Embedded World in Nürnberg, Germany, this week. Launched in October 2018, UltraDevelop 2 presents a complete and comprehensive IDE for system-on-chip (SoC) development teams: incorporating debug, run control, and performance tuning, integrated views…

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UltraSoC launches “any processor” lockstep solution for safety-critical systems

CAMBRIDGE, UK – 29 November 2018 – UltraSoC, the leader in embedded analytics for the safety and security of automotive systems, today launched the UltraSoC Lockstep Monitor. A hardware-based, scalable solution, the new Lockstep Monitor significantly helps functional safety by checking that the cores at the heart of a critical system are operating reliably, safely and securely. UltraSoC’s flexible IP supports all common lockstep / redundancy architectures, including full dual-redundant lockstep, split/lock, master/checker, and voting with any number of cores or subsystems. The UltraSoC Lockstep Monitor can support any processor…

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