OVERVIEW

NSCore At A Glance

Incorporation September 13, 2004
Headquarters Fukuoka Institute of System LSI Design Industry Rm. 603, 3-8-33 Momochihama, Sawara-ku, Fukuoka 814-0001, Japan

Board Members Tadahiko Horiuchi, President and CEO
Kenji Noda, Executive VP and CTO
Atsuhiko Terata, External Director
Executive Advisor Chenming Hu
Key Product Multi-time and One-time Non-volatile Memory IPs, Twinbit(TM), PolarBit(TM) and PermSRAM(TM) for SoC, ASSP and Analog products.
Key Clients Sony Corporation, TOSHIBA, Yamaha Corporation, AISIN, Global Unichip Corporation, Integrated Device Technology, RICOH, ROHM

History

2004
  • Founded NSCore in Fukuoka, Japan.
2005
  • 1st round VC financing
2007
  • 1st IP licensing and customer committed product shipment
  • 2nd round VC financing
2009
  • Customer committed production of >100M chips from multiple IDM and fabless vendors
  • 3rd round VC financing
2010
  • PermSRAM(TM) OTP validated as “Ready for IBM Foundry”
2011
  • PermSRAM(TM) OTP validated as “TSMC IP9000″
2012
  • Customer committed production of >300M chips
2013
  • Added multi-time NVM IPs, TwinBit(TM) and PolarBit(TM)