Erik Engheim

Jan 7

2 min read

RISC-V Is The King of Heterogenous Computing

As specialized hardware becomes more important on all computing platforms RISC-V will establish dominance.

The world of computing is transitioning from homogenous computing to heterogenous computing. What does that even mean?

Homogenous computing means you got a bunch of general purpose CPUs which you duplicate several times over to do most of your work. Heterogenous computer means you use a lot of specialized hardware to do a lot of tasks.