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By: James Kulina Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation This May, Antmicro announced support for the POWER ISA in Renode, its open source, multi-architecture, heterogeneous multi-core capable simulator for software development and software-hardware co-development. It’s an exciting development, as developers can now test applications based on the POWER ISA...

By James Kulina, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation [caption id="attachment_7535" align="alignleft" width="300"] “It’s my goal to make OpenPOWER one of the easiest platforms to go from an idea to a silicon chip.”- James Kulina, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation[/caption] Hey everyone - I’m a new face here, but I’m...

[caption id="attachment_5638" align="alignleft" width="150"] "It’s been an honour and joy to have been part of the OpenPOWER ecosystem as Executive Director of the Foundation." - Hugh Blemings[/caption] I had the good fortune to join the OpenPOWER Foundation as Executive Director in late 2017. Over the ensuing...

Hugh Blemings, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation First, the thoughts of all involved in OpenPOWER and the Foundation are with the broader community and their families in these trying and uncertain times. Please stay safe out there. As the Executive Director of the OpenPOWER Foundation, I have had...

As we deal with the serious implications of COVID-19, the team at the OpenPOWER Foundation got to thinking about how a technical organisation like ourselves can connect and support our community. So we hit upon the idea of running ongoing, informal weekly teleconference calls (dial-in details...

By: Sandy Woodward, OpenPOWER Foundation Compliance Work Group Chair, IBM Academy of Technology Member There is much excitement in the August 2019 announcement of open-sourcing the POWER Instruction Set Architecture (ISA), which provides the opportunity for experimentation and collaboration. When the hardware implementation of the ISA...

From the OpenPOWER Foundation team in China, the ten finalists for this year's OpenCAPI contest have been announced.  The full text of the announcement is shown below, or an English translation is available if you prefer. Congratulations to all the finalists from everyone at OpenPOWER! 标题:叮咚!2019 OpenCAPI异构计算大赛复赛名单到啦,合作方点评高亮快闪! 摘要:科技力量,初露锋芒 打破藩篱,引领加速。 2019...