VeriSilicon’s Chip Design Process Achieves ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety Management System Certification

Provide chip design services that meet the different levels of automotive safety integrity, reinforcing VeriSilicon’s competitive advantages in automotive electronics

SHANGHAI, May 20, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VeriSilicon (688521.SH), a silicon-as-a-service (SiPaaS) platform®) today announced that its chip design process has achieved ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety Management System certification. By conforming to international standards, VeriSilicon can provide global customers with chip design services for their products that meet varying levels of automotive safety integrity. The certificate was awarded by TÜV Rheinland, an independent international testing, inspection and certification institution.

After auditing VeriSilicon’s entire chip design and quality management system (QMS) process, TÜV Rheinland concluded that VeriSilicon’s chip design and management process, including the functional safety, software and hardware development process, and ASIL-oriented functional safety analysis, etc., complies with the requirements of ISO 26262:2018 automotive functional safety standard.

The certification demonstrates VeriSilicon’s comprehensive capabilities and qualifications to provide global customers with one-stop custom silicon services, such as chip and IP design and implementation, software development, etc., for produce functional safety compliant automotive chips. This is an important step in VeriSilicon’s efforts to improve its business process and will strengthen its competitive advantages in automotive electronics applications. Previously, VeriSilicon’s ISP8000L-FS V5.0.0 IP had achieved ISO 26262 ASIL B certification, while VeriSilicon’s other processor IPs are in the process of being certified.

“As the adoption of electrified and intelligent mobility accelerates, higher demands are placed on automotive-grade chips in terms of categories, performance and iteration speed. ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety Management for VeriSilicon’s Chip Design Process is full recognition of our high standards and stringent chip design process requirements over the years,” said Dr. Wayne Dai , Chairman, President and CEO of VeriSilicon. “VeriSilicon has deep technical expertise and long-term plans in the area of ​​automotive electronics, which is one of our strategic priorities. Going forward, VeriSilicon will continue to provide safe, reliable, innovative and advanced technologies for automotive electronic products.

About VeriSilicon

VeriSilicon Microelectronics (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. (VeriSilicon, 688521.SH) is committed to providing its customers with comprehensive and unique custom silicon services based on a platform and semiconductor IP licensing services by leveraging its in-house semiconductor IP . Under the unique “Silicon Platform as a Service” (SiPaaS) business model, based on the complete IP portfolio, VeriSilicon can build silicon products from definition to test and packaging in a short period of time, and provides high performance and cost-effective semiconductor alternative products for fabless, IDM, system vendors (OEM/ODM), large internet companies and cloud service provider, etc. VeriSilicon’s business covers consumer electronics, automotive electronics, computing and peripherals, industrial, data processing, Internet of Things and other applications.

VeriSilicon introduces a variety of custom silicon solutions, including high definition video, high definition audio and voice, in-vehicle infotainment, video surveillance, IoT connectivity, smart wearable high-end application processor, l video transcoding acceleration and intelligent pixel processing, etc. Additionally, VeriSilicon has six types of internal processor IPs, namely GPU IP, NPU IP, VPU IP, DSP IP, ISP IP, and Display Processor IP. , as well as more than 1,400 analog and mixed IPs and RF IPs. .

Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Shanghai, China, VeriSilicon has 7 design and R&D centers in China and the United States, as well as 11 sales and customer service offices around the world. VeriSilicon currently has over 1,200 employees.

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