Sunnyvale, CA--May 21, 1997--Avant! Corp. (Sunnyvale, CA) shareholders reaffirmed their support for Gerald C. Hsu, the company's chairman, and the entire slate of board candidates during its annual shareholders meeting held on May 15 at Avant! headquarters. In the annual election of directors, 99 percent of the votes were in favor of Hsu and the company's other directors.
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David Patterson, known for his pioneering research that led to RAID, clusters and more, is part of a team at UC Berkeley that recently made its RISC-V processor architecture an open source hardware offering. We talk with Patterson and one of his colleagues behind the effort about the opportunities they see, what new kinds of designs they hope to enable and what it means for today’s commercial processor giants such as Intel, ARM and Imagination Technologies.