SPEED Computing Platforms

We are developing two revolutionnary digital platforms to bring your SoC to the ultimate level of energy efficiency:
- Panther: generic high-performance DSP platform with up to 64MAC/cycle (availibility Y21Q1)
- Raptor: dedicated Neural Network accelerator up to 128MAC/cycle (availibility Y21Q2)

PANTHER DSP platform

Panther is a highly configurable DSP cluster based on up to 16 processing elements and an ML/AI accelerator.

It is based on an innovative approach with 16 cache-less DSP cores interconnected by a low latency interconnect with up to 240Gb/s bandwidth.

The platform comes with an RTL configurator and a tool chain.

Panther can enable more than 7 GOPS computing performance and an efficiency of 120 GOPS/W (@2.2 GOPS) in 40 nm LP technology.

It can be combined with Chameleon MCU sub-system to target ultimate energy efficiency for your SoC.

Panther will be fully available Q1 2021.

RAPTOR Neural Network Accelerator platform

Raptor is a Programmable hardware accelerator specialized in NN inference and vision processing, which includes a host core, a DMA, and up to 128 processing elements.

Raptor enables more than 128 MAC/cycle computing performance with an efficiency of 2200 GOPS/W (@16 GOPS) in 28 nm FD-SOI technology.

It is fully compatible with our Spider power management platform for an optimized power distribution.

Raptor will be fully available Q2 2021.

Outstanding advantages

High Performance

Panther platform:
- up to 64 MAC/cycle
- ML/AI accelerator option
- 10 GOPS achieved in 40LP
Raptor platform:
- up to 128 MAC/cycle
- up to 60 GOPS performance in 28FD

Ultimate Energy Efficiency

- Panther platform: Hardware optimized power management
- Raptor platform: Up to 2.5 TOPS/W energy efficiency @ 0.5V (128 MAC config) in 28FD

Flexibility

Panther platform:
- Standard AXI interface
- Enhanced SIMD DSP,NN, Audio instructions to optimize MAC/operation
- Simplification of software power management
Raptor platform: Wide range image processing operations support

Secured Silicon

- Pre-verified architectures
- Silicon proven
Panther platform: in 40LP & 22FDX
Raptor platform: in 28FD

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