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Unlocking the potential of open source development for the hardware world.

lowRISC C.I.C. is a not-for-profit company that aims to demonstrate, promote and support the use of open-source hardware - bringing the benefits of open-source to the hardware world. We are producing high-quality, security-focused, open, and flexible IP. The goals are to lower the barrier of entry to producing custom silicon, enable research and FPGA experimentation and establish a vibrant ecosystem around open silicon designs. Our expertise includes the LLVM Compiler, novel hardware security extensions and RISC-V tools, hardware and processor design. The lowRISC team working to deliver on an exciting, high impact, open source hardware roadmap in collaboration with Google and other industry partners.

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