Quadric.io Inc. is the leading licensor of general-purpose neural processor IP (GPNPU) that runs both machine learning inference workloads and classic DSP and control algorithms.  Quadric’s unified hardware and software architecture is optimized for on-device ML inference.

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Edge AI and Vision Alliance Interview with Quadric

Jeff Bier, co-founder of the Edge AI and Vision Alliance, interviews Daniel Firu, co-founder and Chief Product Officer of Quadric, to learn how Quadric’s Chimera processor IP helps tackle the challenge of supporting the latest state-of-the-art deep neural network models in edge silicon devices. Bier and Firu explore the hurdles facing system and software developers […]

Quadric’s New Chimera GPNPU Processor IP Blends NPU and DSP into New Category of Hybrid SoC Processor

One architecture for ML inference plus pre-and-post processing Simplifies SoC hardware design – single core ML subsystem eliminates multicore challenges Greatly simplifies programming, with NN graphs and C++ code merged into a single stream Burlingame, CA – November 1, 2022 – Quadric today introduced Chimera™, the first family of general-purpose neural processors (GPNPUs), a semiconductor […]

Quadric Appoints Former Cadence VP Dhanendra Jani as New VP of Engineering

Experienced Semiconductor IP Engineering Leader Adds Deep Processor Design Expertise to Fast Growing Team Burlingame, CA – October 11, 2022 – Quadric, the GPNPU intellectual property (IP) licensor, today announced that Dhanendra Jani, a former vice president of engineering at Cadence, has joined the company’s executive team as vice president of engineering.  This new role […]

“Accelerate All Your Algorithms with the quadric q16 Processor,” a Presentation from Quadric

Daniel Firu, Co-founder and CPO of Quadric, presents the “Accelerate All Your Algorithms with the quadric q16 Processor,” tutorial at the May 2022 Embedded Vision Summit. As edge and embedded vision applications increasingly incorporate neural networks, developers are looking to add neural network accelerator functionality to their systems. There is just one problem: we need […]

Quadric and MegaChips Form Partnership to Bring IP Products to ASIC and SoC Market

Collaboration Will Leverage High-Performance Quadric GPNPU Architecture to Deliver On-Device AI Solutions BURLINGAME, Calif., and OSAKA, Japan, May 17, 2022 – Quadric, an innovator in high-performance edge processing platforms for on-device AI, and MegaChips, a leading ASIC and SoC services company based in Japan, today announced a strategic partnership to deliver ASIC and SoC solutions […]

Quadric Appoints Former ARM Vice President Steve Roddy as Chief Marketing Officer and Accelerates the Licensing of Its GPNPU Architecture

Accomplished semiconductor IP and machine learning executive joins Quadric as the company revolutionizes AI for everyone, everywhere BURLINGAME, Calif., May 16, 2022 – Quadric, a leading processor technology intellectual property (IP) licensor, today announced that Steve Roddy, a former vice president with Arm’s machine learning group, has joined the company’s executive team as chief marketing […]

Quadric Announces $21M to Advance Its Disruptive Edge AI Platform

Series B Funding Expands Quadric’s Product Roadmap and Scope of Product Capabilities March 16, 2022 06:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time–BURLINGAME, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Quadric, the company building the industry’s most advanced high-performance edge processing platform optimized for on-device AI at the network edge, announced today a $21M Series B funding round. NSITEXE, Inc., a group company of […]

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