Author: Xian Rui
Wu xiongang, chairman and CEO of arm China, said today at the Beijing station of ARM technology summit that the sales volume of arm chips launched by Chinese customers has exceeded 16 billion, and arm will continue to provide authorization to Chinese customers in the future.
Arm is the global leader in embedded and mobile chips. China is also an important market for arm, accounting for about 20% of the company's revenue.
According to Wu xiongang,At present, arm has more than 200 partners in China. Chinese customers have launched more than 16 billion chips based on ARM technology. Now 95% of domestic chips are based on ARM technology..
In May, the United States added Huawei to its physical list, banning U.S. companies from doing business with Huawei, and companies outside the United States were also subject to restrictions once they used more than 25 percent of U.S. technology, when ARM stopped licensing partnerships with Chinese companies.
In response to this problem, ARM has repeatedly stated that there has been no interruption of the confession.Deny rumours of stopping cooperation with Chinese companies. At the summit, Wu Xiongang reiterated that ARM will continue to work with customers in China and will not stop authorizing.
Wu xiongang said that arm is the only non-U.S. computing platform (Note: arm was founded in Cambridge, UK, with R & D center in the U.S. and was acquired by Softbank of Japan in 2017). After investigation by the legal department, both armv8 and future armv9 are originated from British technology, and arm will continue to license and provide service support to Chinese enterprises as before.