It’s that simple.
We want to deliver good, fully-open hardware, starting with a Libre-licensed SOC.
We’re currently backing the Libre-SOC project.
If you have some suggestions for features we should include, let us know!
Current consensus for the final market ready 2022 LibreSOC includes:
The details for the 2020 smoketest tapeout can be found here.
Systèmes Libres is targeting a Libre-SOC tapeout by late fall for a 180nm embedded class POWER chip.
A single core Libre-SOC with a GPU and open should be market ready by fall 2021.
A commercial quad core Libre-SOC with a GPU and Libre licensed drivers should be market ready by fall 2022.