What is RISC-V

RISC-V instruction set is an open instruction set architecture (ISA) based on RISC principles. V stands for the fifth major RISC architecture.

What is RISC-V International

RISC-V International is a global nonprofit association organized by its members and an open collaboration community of software and hardware developers.

RISC-V History
RISC-V Founders

The founders of RISC-V are the same UC Berkeley professor and PhDs who invented and have been developing the RISC V Instruction Set Architecture (ISA) since 2010. RISC-V is a free and open ISA designed for today’s software stacks. Rapid industry-wide adoption has poised RISC V to be the new standard for computer.