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Achronix Semiconductor Corp. CTL

R&D: Semiconductors and Field Programmable Gate Arrays

  • Products:
  • Speedster22i HD FPGAs
  • ACE Software Design Tools
  • FPGA based, PCIe form development boards

The Achronix Semiconductor Corp. builds high-density field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) that are targeted at wireline and wireless applications. Achronix is the first company to embed standard communications interface protocols hard IP in their FPGAs. Embedding the interface protocols in the Achronix FPGAs saves valuable programmable resources that customers can use to customize functionality for their requirements. Achronix also offers leading edge software design tools that customers use to compile their designs into the Achronix FPGAs.

Cornell Connection

Achronix Corp. was founded in 2004 by a Cornell professor, two PhD alumni, and a local electrical engineer. The company's foundational technology is licensed from Cornell University.