Cadence Unveils Industry’s First Neural Network DSP IP for Automotive, Surveillance, Drone and

Highlights:

  • Complete, standalone DSP runs all neural network layers
  • 1 TeraMAC (TMAC)/sec computational capacity fits in less than 1mm2 silicon area
  • General purpose, programmable and future proof to meet evolving requirements
  • Optimized for vision, radar/lidar and fused-sensor applications

Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CDNS) today unveiled the Cadence® Tensilica® Vision C5 DSP, the industry’s first standalone, self-contained neural network DSP IP core optimized for vision, radar/lidar and fused-sensor applications with high-availability neural network computational needs. Targeted for the automotive, surveillance, drone and mobile/wearable markets, the Vision C5 DSP offers 1TMAC/sec computational capacity to run all neural network computational tasks. For more information, visit www.cadence.com/go/visionc5.

As neural networks get deeper and more complex, the computational requirements are increasing rapidly. Meanwhile, neural network architectures are changing regularly, with new networks appearing constantly and new applications and markets continuing to emerge. These trends

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